Earthquake Details

Date and Time
UTC: 14 October 1968 @ 02:58:50

Location Meckering, WA. Most damaging Australian earthquake to date. Isoseismal map drawn by Everingham who also mapped the 35 km long reverse fault.
Coordinates: -31.620, 116.980
Depth: 10 km

Mwp: 6.5

Solution status
Last updated: 12 February 2016 @ 22:29:25 (AEDT)
Solution reviewed: Yes
Source: AUST

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Data retrieved: 27/04/2018 @ 02:59:29 (UTC)