6.5 magnitude earthquake 83 km from Opotiki, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

1994-12-15 11:20:22 UTC

UTC time: Thursday, December 15, 1994 11:20 AM
Your time: 1994-12-15T11:20:22Z
Magnitude Type: mwb
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1994-12-15 11:20:22 UTC at 11:20
December 15, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.282, 177.523
83.2 km from Opotiki (51.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 33 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.9 magnitude earthquake

1994-12-15 16:58:04 UTC at 16:58
December 15, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.544, 177.547
56.2 km from Opotiki (35.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 17 km

C

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1994-12-15 18:31:10 UTC at 18:31
December 15, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.423, 177.614
71.2 km from Opotiki (44.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 33 km

D

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1994-12-18 04:13:12 UTC at 04:13
December 18, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.441, 177.53
66.2 km from Opotiki (41.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 33 km