[GeoNet] Mag. 3.2 earthquake, Bay of Plenty region, New Zealand

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Wed Mar 9 10:09:03 UTC 2005


                    GEOLOGICAL & NUCLEAR SCIENCES
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        The following earthquake has been recorded by GNS:

        Reference number:     2374160/G
        Universal Time:       8 March 2005 at 00:40
        NZ Daylight Time:     Tuesday, 8 March 2005 at 1:40 pm
        Latitude, Longitude:  37.86°S, 176.74°E
        Location:             20 km north-west of Whakatane
        Focal depth:          5 km
        Richter magnitude:    3.2
 
Felt at Manawahe, Likely to have been felt in the Whakatane District.


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