8.2 magnitude earthquake 851 km from Bluff, Southland, New Zealand

1989-05-23 10:54:46 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, May 23, 1989 10:54 AM
Your time: 1989-05-23T10:54:46Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

8.2 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-23 10:54:46 UTC at 10:54
May 23, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -52.341, 160.568
851.2 km from Bluff (528.2 miles)

Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

Aftershocks:
B
1989-05-23 14:09:35 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Macquarie Island

5.5 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-23 14:09:35 UTC at 14:09
May 23, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -52.087, 161.1

Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

C
1989-05-23 16:07:55 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
Macquarie Island

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-23 16:07:55 UTC at 16:07
May 23, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -52.117, 160.741

Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

D

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-23 17:11:42 UTC at 17:11
May 23, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -51.886, 160.563

North Of Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

E
1989-05-24 02:15:04 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Macquarie Island

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-24 02:15:04 UTC at 02:15
May 24, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -52.187, 159.888

Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

F
1989-05-24 02:16:57 UTC 5.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Macquarie Island

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-24 02:16:57 UTC at 02:16
May 24, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -52.503, 160.584

Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

G
1989-05-24 07:44:18 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Macquarie Island

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-24 07:44:18 UTC at 07:44
May 24, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -52.217, 159.564

Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

H

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-24 15:21:04 UTC at 15:21
May 24, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -51.783, 161.425

North Of Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

I
1989-05-24 17:30:19 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Macquarie Island

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-24 17:30:19 UTC at 17:30
May 24, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -52.571, 160.083

Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

J
1989-05-24 23:41:23 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Macquarie Island

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-24 23:41:23 UTC at 23:41
May 24, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -52.645, 160.247

Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km