Magnitude:
Time: 1831 A.D.
Country: NEWZEALAND

NEWZEALAND:NORTHISLAND:POVERTYBAY

This earthquake was recorded in Newzealand on 1831 A.D., where it released a sizeable amount of seismic energy and reached a magnitude of on the richter scale. An earthquake of this magnitude would likely be causing destruction to well-built wooden structures; most masonry and frame structures with foundations would be destroyed. Expect rails to be bent, bridges detroyed, and loss of life.
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region_code 170
year 1831
id 10066
location_name NEWZEALAND:NORTHISLAND:POVERTYBAY
time 1831 A.D.
latitude -38.700
longitude 178.000
country NEWZEALAND

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