6.5 magnitude earthquake 6 km from Edgecumbe, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

1987-03-02 01:42:00 UTC

UTC time: Monday, March 02, 1987 01:42 AM
Your time: 1987-03-02T01:42:00Z
Magnitude Type:
USGS status: Not reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1987-03-02 01:42:00 UTC at 01:42
March 02, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.965, 176.765
6.2 km from Edgecumbe (3.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 6 km

Aftershocks:
B

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1987-03-02 01:42:34 UTC at 01:42
March 02, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.965, 176.765
6.2 km from Edgecumbe (3.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 19 km

C

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1987-03-02 01:50:58 UTC at 01:50
March 02, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.817, 176.949
16.2 km from Whakatane (9.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 18 km

D

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1987-03-02 03:27:39 UTC at 03:27
March 02, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -38.1, 176.598
8.2 km from Kawerau (5.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 20 km

E

5.5 magnitude earthquake

1987-03-02 07:55:08 UTC at 07:55
March 02, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.912, 176.848
8.2 km from Edgecumbe (4.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 10 km