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01 September 2016

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 7.1 OFF E. COAST OF N. ISLAND, N.Z. 01/09/2016 16:37 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 7.1 01/09/2016 16:37 OFF E. COAST OF N. ISLAND, N.Z.

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A magnitude 7.1 earthquake has occurred OFF E. COAST OF N. ISLAND, N.Z. at:
37.46S 179.28E Depth 27km 01/09/2016 at 16:37:58 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
2557 km E Sydney (pop 4394576, local time 02:37:58.5 2016-09-02)
277 km E Tauranga (pop 110338, local time 04:37:58.5 2016-09-02)
173 km NE Gisborne (pop 34274, local time 04:37:58.5 2016-09-02)
96 km NE Ruatoria (pop 897, local time 04:37:58.5 2016-09-02)

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Manual location disseminated on 01/09/2016 16:57 (UTC)
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