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New Zealand : Earthquake : 2013/08/16
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Duration 2013/08/16
New Zealand
Name Earthquake
Outline A magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck south of New Zealand's capital on 16 August 2013, sending panicked Wellington workers and residents into the streets, but caused little major damage.

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Personal Injury Material Damage Others

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Geographycal Data Information
  • USGS Earthquake Hazard Program
    Magnitude: 6.5
    Date-Time: 2013-08-16 02:31:07 UTC
    2013-08-16 14:31:07 UTC+12:00 at epicenter
    Location: 41.767°S 174.061°E
    Depth: 10.0km (6.2mi)
    Region: 29km SSE of Blenheim, New Zealand