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13 November 2016

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 7.4 SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND 13/11/2016 11:02 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 7.4 13/11/2016 11:02 SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND

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A magnitude 7.4 earthquake has occurred SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND at:
42.80S 173.29E Depth 10km 13/11/2016 at 11:02:56 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
2158 km SE Sydney (pop 4394576, local time 22:02:56.9 2016-11-13)
97 km NE Christchurch (pop 363926, local time 00:02:56.9 2016-11-14)
80 km NE Kaiapoi (pop 10837, local time 00:02:56.9 2016-11-14)
3 km NE Cheviot (pop 425, local time 00:02:56.9 2016-11-14)

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Manual location disseminated on 13/11/2016 11:17 (UTC)
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