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Date-Time Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 09:22:29 UTC
Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 08:22:29 PM at epicenter
Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones
Location 45.750°S, 166.577°E
Depth 12 km (7.5 miles) set by location program
Region OFF WEST COAST OF THE SOUTH ISLAND, N.Z.
Distances 155 km (95 miles) WNW of Invercargill, New Zealand
180 km (115 miles) WSW of Queenstown, New Zealand
305 km (190 miles) W of Dunedin, New Zealand
825 km (510 miles) SW of WELLINGTON, New Zealand
Location Uncertainty Error estimate not available
Parameters NST=209, Nph=209, Dmin=328.5 km, Rmss=0 sec, Gp= 25°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=9
Source Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences, Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Event ID us2009jcap
This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.