Monday, January 11, 2010

Anybody feel that quake?

Apparently there was a local earthquake on Saturday morning, just 10km west of Porirua. Once again I didn't feel a thing, but here are the stats from GeoNet.

The following earthquake has been recorded by GNS:

Reference number: 3228266/G
Universal Time: 2010/01/08 21:54:11
Local time (NZDT): 10:54
AM on Saturday 09 January 2010
Latitude, Longitude: 41.12S, 174.74E
NZ Map Grid (E, N): 2656000, 6008000
NZ Trans Merc (E, N): 1746000, 5447000
Location: 10 km west of Porirua
Focal depth: 30
Magnitude: 3.8

Web page:

No comments: