Earthquake Location

Magnitude 6.1 SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 23:51:42 UTC

Earthquake Location World Location
Earthquake Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Earthquake Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Map of NEW ZEALAND
Map of NEW ZEALAND

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver