6.2 magnitude earthquake 92 km from Tairua, Waikato, New Zealand

1974-02-28 13:59:17 UTC

UTC time: Thursday, February 28, 1974 13:59 PM
Your time: 1974-02-28T13:59:17Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1974-02-28 13:59:17 UTC at 13:59
February 28, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.813, 176.851
92.2 km from Tairua (57.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 15 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1974-02-28 14:05:20 UTC at 14:05
February 28, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.695, 177.113
118.2 km from Tairua (73.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 28 km

C

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1974-02-28 14:38:10 UTC at 14:38
February 28, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.961, 177.011
102.2 km from Maketu (63.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 33 km

D

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1974-02-28 14:49:16 UTC at 14:49
February 28, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.664, 177.011
110.2 km from Tairua (68.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 22 km

E

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1974-03-01 04:25:49 UTC at 04:25
March 01, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.727, 176.999
107.2 km from Tairua (66.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 17 km

F

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1974-03-02 04:45:58 UTC at 04:45
March 02, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.75, 177.047
110.2 km from Tairua (68.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 28 km

G

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1974-03-03 12:51:44 UTC at 12:51
March 03, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.659, 177.103
118.2 km from Tairua (73.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 6 km