[GeoNet] Mag. 4.3 earthquake, Hawkes Bay region, New Zealand

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Wed Oct 16 16:57:54 AEST 2002

             GeoNet Data Centre, Lower Hutt, New Zealand

        The following earthquake has been recorded by the Institute:

        Reference number:     1981952/G
        Universal Time:       2002 October 16  0645
        NZ Daylight Time:     2002 October 16  7:45 p.m.
        Latitude, Longitude:  39.14°S  178.19°E
        Location:             50 km south of Gisborne
        Focal depth:          12 km
        Richter magnitude:    4.3
Possibly felt in Gisborne

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