‘Severe’ earthquake hits near Seddon
Posted by te2ataria on December 4, 2016
M5.5 quake hits 10 km east of Seddon
The quake struck at a depth of 12km at 4:15:47 pm, geonet said.
Depth: 12 km
Location: 10 km east of Seddon
Epicentre: Latitude, Longitude -41.68, 174.18
NZ Daylight Time: Sun, Dec 4 2016, 4:15:47 pm
Universal Time: December 4 2016, 3:15:47
At least 6,892 felt reports were received by geonet, as of posting, including up to 300 ‘strong’, ‘severe’ and ‘extreme’ reports.
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