10/21/01 New Zealand 6.8
10/21/01 New Zealand 6.8 Focal Mechanism

New Zealand 6.8 Mw Earthquake Focal Mechanism

Earthquake Details Seismogram Explanation
Location: New Zealand
Date: October 21, 2001
Time: 00:29:38 (UCT); 7:29 pm CDT (local 10/20/01)
Latitude: 36.99 S
Longitude: 179.02 E
Magnitude: 6.8 Mw
Depth: 33 km
Distance: 116.06 deg (8,014 miles from Milwaukee)

Pdiff-wave arrival time not verified.
Sdiff-wave arrival time not verified.
The vertical axis is in units of displacement in centimeters.
The horizontal axis is in units of time in seconds.
The beginning of the file is the origin of the event.

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