Earthquake Details



Date and Time
UTC: 13 August 1996 @ 04:30:10

Location The epicentre was about 80 km north of Whitecliffs in western NSW. It was felt strongly at nearby homesteads such as 'The Range' and as far as Bourke. A number of aftershocks were recorded and a field party of Malcolm Somerville and Tony Corke installed 5 seismographs in the epicentral region on the following weekend.
Coordinates: -30.080, 143.519
Depth: 2 km

Magnitude
ML: 5.1

Solution status
Last updated: 15 December 2009 @ 10:21:49 (AEDT)
Solution reviewed: Yes
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Data retrieved: 09/12/2016 @ 03:59:30 (UTC)