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Magnitude 7.8 Earthquake: South Island, New Zealand

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Sun Nov 13th 2016 11:02:56 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 7.8 mww) located in South Island, New Zealand. Seismic region New Zealand Region.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station 109C in the network is 11,017.4 km.

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Details

Time:Sun Nov 13th 2016 11:02:56 (UTC)
Magnitude:7.8 mww
Location:(-42.7568,173.0766)
Depth:23.0 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:5236130,5552624
nass,ndef:334,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. 0.1 Hz lowpass Butterworth filter has been applied to data.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. 0.1 Hz lowpass Butterworth filter has been applied to data.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
109C_BHZ98.971224.24pPdiff1479035804.1639-11.197iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356876
TPFO_BHZ99.864224.62pPdiff1479035810.5993-13.668iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356887
214A_BHZ100.881225.98pPdiff1479035815.1139-13.668iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356865
R11A_BHZ103.707225.73pPdiff1479035827.1651-13.174iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356847
Q17K_BHZ104.268202.99pPdiff1479035831.6305-15.151iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356850
121A_BHZ104.385228.11pPdiff1479035830.6694-13.668iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356851
Q16K_BHZ104.494202.47pPdiff1479035827.6917-10.208iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356852
P16K_BHZ104.563201.53pPdiff1479035828.0003-10.208iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356854
Q18K_BHZ104.803203.67pPdiff1479035827.5806-1-1.275iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356855
W18A_BHZ104.913227.81Pdiff1479035823.6219-11.877iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356837
O16K_BHZ105.067201.51pPdiff1479035827.4132-1-2.616iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356820
Q20K_BHZ105.335205.57pPdiff1479035828.4003-1-2.815iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356821
O17K_BHZ105.422202.26pPdiff1479035829.0554-1-2.547iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356822
P18K_BHZ105.439203.59pPdiff1479035830.0753-1-1.603iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356823
N16K_BHZ105.765201.1pPdiff1479035831.6664-1-1.46iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356824
O18K_BHZ105.866203.66pPdiff1479035832.8425-1-0.734iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356825
Y22D_BHZ105.948228.77pPdiff1479035836.4539-12.514iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356826
Y22F_BHZ_00105.948228.77pPdiff1479035837.9371-13.996iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356827
P19K_BHZ106.093205.08pPdiff1479035840.1821-15.599iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356828
O19K_BHZ106.358204.35pPdiff1479035839.6848-13.925iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356829
N18K_BHZ106.489203.25pPdiff1479035837.951-11.609iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356831
O20K_BHZ106.612205.58pPdiff1479035842.132-15.247iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356833
N19K_BHZ106.888204.31pPdiff1479035842.6458-14.534iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356836
833A_BHZ107.112230.13Pdiff1479035834.1652-12.66iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356802
Q23K_BHZ107.513210.06pPdiff1479035842.3259-11.441iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356804
O22K_BHZ107.614207.76pPdiff1479035842.0208-10.686iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356806
N20K_BHZ107.707206.04pPdiff1479035841.206-1-0.542iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356807
P23K_BHZ107.741209.38pPdiff1479035843.245-11.35iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356809
M19K_BHZ107.9204.52pPdiff1479035844.0363-11.435iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356810
L19K_BHZ108.063204.21pPdiff1479035843.3535-10.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356812
M20K_BHZ108.131205.45pPdiff1479035842.4915-1-1.136iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356813
S22A_BHZ108.404229.67pPdiff1479035847.9448-13.105iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356819
MSTX_BHZ108.498230.37pPdiff1479035849.1103-13.851iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356783
L20K_BHZ108.522204.98pPdiff1479035849.1541-13.791iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356784
M22K_BHZ108.651207.66pPdiff1479035846.431-10.494iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356789
V35K_BHZ108.699219.59pPdiff1479035848.4981-12.348iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356790
U33K_BHZ108.773218.74pPdiff1479035847.6487-11.169iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356794
O20A_BHZ109.113229.64pPdiff1479035848.2867-10.299iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356796
S31K_BHZ109.192216.98pPdiff1479035848.9295-10.591iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356797
M23K_BHZ109.227209.44pPdiff1479035848.0067-1-0.488iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356782
K20K_BHZ109.281204.96pPdiff1479035849.5912-10.857iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356778
S32K_BHZ109.34218.03pPdiff1479035850.6895-11.696iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356776
T33K_BHZ109.376219.01pPdiff1479035850.7587-11.602iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356774
T25A_BHZ109.488230.55pPdiff1479035850.9681-11.317iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356772
ABTX_BHZ109.673231.16pPdiff1479035853.789-13.313iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356770
R31K_BHZ109.709217.42pPdiff1479035851.3842-10.752iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356769
N25K_BHZ109.821211.7pPdiff1479035854.0661-12.938iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356764
M24K_BHZ109.864210.64pPdiff1479035853.1592-11.838iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356763
435B_BHZ109.887231.33pPdiff1479035850.7308-1-0.691iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356745
R32K_BHZ109.993218.25pPdiff1479035852.4135-10.521iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356748
J20K_BHZ110.01205.03pPdiff1479035850.4691-1-1.5iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356749
P29M_BHZ110.066216.27pPdiff1479035852.0575-1-0.16iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356753
Q24A_BHZ110.196230.74pPdiff1479035852.3021-1-0.491iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356756
O28M_BHZ110.287214.75pPdiff1479035852.9688-1-0.23iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356757
HARP_BHZ110.358211.44pPdiff1479035852.6098-1-0.907iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356759
O29M_BHZ110.363215.82pPdiff1479035852.6176-1-0.917iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356760
T35M_BHZ110.452220.9pPdiff1479035855.7522-11.82iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356727
H17A_BHZ110.556229.64pPdiff1479035855.4537-11.062iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356729
P30M_BHZ110.693216.94pPdiff1479035855.2197-10.217iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356732
WHTX_BHZ110.725231.72pPdiff1479035856.2677-11.126iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356733
S34M_BHZ110.849220.52pPdiff1479035855.5142-1-0.179iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356737
M26K_BHZ110.895213.04pPdiff1479035855.6009-1-0.296iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356738
N23A_BHZ110.942230.94pPdiff1479035856.1851-10.078iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356739
M27K_BHZ111.144213.86pPdiff1479035857.0622-10.058iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356743
Q32M_BHZ111.263219.99pPdiff1479035857.2876-1-0.245iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356744
P32M_BHZ111.278219.13pPdiff1479035854.8451-1-2.754iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356726
I21K_BHZ111.317206.83pPdiff1479035855.9067-1-1.864iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356724
L26K_BHZ111.331212.91pPdiff1479035854.4498-1-3.381iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356723
K24K_BHZ111.412211.26Pdiff1479035853.6158-13.023iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356721
O30N_BHZ111.469217.71pPdiff1479035858.6665-10.221iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356718
H21K_BHZ111.591206.29Pdiff1479035853.9548-12.569iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356715
K22A_BHZ111.709231.19pPdiff1479035857.6403-1-1.872iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356712
N30M_BHZ111.723217.16pPdiff1479035856.1834-1-3.39iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356711
L27K_BHZ111.741214.05pPdiff1479035858.1947-1-1.459iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356709
KSCO_BHZ111.755231.87pPdiff1479035857.2327-1-2.483iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356707
I23K_BHZ111.803208.82pPdiff1479035856.8289-1-3.098iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356706
TCOL_BHZ111.874209.91Pdiff1479035855.4817-12.838iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356705
R33M_BHZ112.027221.02pPdiff1479035858.2438-1-2.678iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356702
P33M_BHZ112.044219.92pPdiff1479035857.2883-1-3.711iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356701
H22K_BHZ112.066207.43pPdiff1479035858.3189-1-2.778iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356700
M29M_BHZ112.125216.39Pdiff1479035856.4528-12.697iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356699
N31M_BHZ112.126218.11Pdiff1479035857.444-13.682iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356698
POKR_BHZ112.175210.28Pdiff1479035854.5726-10.591iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356697
J25K_BHZ112.195211.74pPdiff1479035858.0696-1-3.599iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356695
G21K_BHZ112.237205.9pPdiff1479035859.1374-1-2.716iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356694
H23K_BHZ112.359208.82Pdiff1479035856.8999-12.102iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356693
K27K_BHZ112.481214.08pPdiff1479035860.0963-1-2.839iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356691
J26L_BHZ112.516213.07pPdiff1479035863.6246-10.529iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356690
N32M_BHZ112.681219.98PKiKP1479036086.0509-1-5.346iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356671
M30M_BHZ112.694217.65PKiKP1479036084.6391-1-6.783iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356672
H24K_BHZ112.705210.09PKiKP1479036083.2229-1-8.219iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356673
L29M_BHZ112.75216.8PKiKP1479036084.7448-1-6.783iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356674
F21K_BHZ112.876206.05PKiKP1479036084.985-1-6.783iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356675
G22K_BHZ112.954207.52PKiKP1479036083.6984-1-8.219iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356677
G23K_BHZ113.043208.62PKiKP1479036083.8683-1-8.219iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356678
M31M_BHZ113.095219.31PKiKP1479036088.2764-1-3.91iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356679
I26K_BHZ113.285213.57PKiKP1479036084.3301-1-8.219iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356681
F22K_BHZ113.356207.12PKiKP1479036088.775-1-3.91iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356686
K29M_BHZ113.499217.44PKiKP1479036087.6138-1-5.346iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356652
G24K_BHZ113.532210.59PKiKP1479036086.2396-1-6.783iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356653
J29M_BHZ113.801217.08PKPdf1479036088.1913-1-5.346iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356655
G25K_BHZ113.868211.66PKPdf1479036085.4468-1-8.219iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356656
I27K_BHZ113.89214.81PKPdf1479036088.3611-1-5.346iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356657
E22K_BHZ113.976207.53PKPdf1479036087.0894-1-6.783iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356658
F24K_BHZ114.156210.45PKPdf1479036091.7434-1-2.473iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356660
TUL1_BHZ114.2233.59PKiKP1479036097.5746-13.271iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356661
E23K_BHZ114.298209.23PKPdf1479036090.5804-1-3.91iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356662
H27K_BHZ114.424215.04PKiKP1479036095.1313-10.397iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356665
I29M_BHZ114.501217.26pPKPdf1479036099.5878-1-3.07iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356667
G26K_BHZ114.514213.49PKPdf1479036090.9927-1-3.91iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356668
E24K_BHZ114.521210.11PKPdf1479036092.4441-1-2.473iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356669
F25K_BHZ114.665212.21PKPdf1479036094.5731-1-0.619iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356635
TOLK_BHZ114.814209.39PKPdf1479036093.3941-1-2.084iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356636
TOLK_BHZ_01114.814209.39PKPdf1479036094.1267-1-1.352iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356637
G27K_BHZ114.868215.09PKPdf1479036094.2304-1-1.352iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356639
D23K_BHZ114.904208.59PKiKP1479036097.2289-11.573iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356640
F26K_BHZ115.058213.4PKiKP1479036096.7921-10.839iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356642
E25K_BHZ115.126212.4PKiKP1479036097.287-11.204iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356643
D24K_BHZ115.393210.1PKPdf1479036096.3337-1-0.253iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356645
C23K_BHZ115.679208.84PKiKP1479036100.1777-13.028iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356648
EPYK_BHZ115.696218.76PKiKP1479036097.6466-10.464iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356649
C24K_BHZ115.904210.33PKiKP1479036099.8768-12.292iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356650
BGNE_BHZ115.928234.71PKiKP1479036099.5559-11.925iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356651
D25K_BHZ115.985212.07PKPdf1479036096.3697-1-1.352iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356596
E27K_BHZ116.006215.52PKPdf1479036096.7744-1-0.985iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356597
A21K_BHZ116.112204.37PKPdf1479036097.7108-1-0.253iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356598
G30M_BHZ116.294219.33PKiKP1479036098.4262-10.087iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356599
C27K_BHZ116.751214.26PKiKP1479036100.0326-10.81iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356601
C26K_BHZ116.762213.39PKiKP1479036100.0537-10.81iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356602
SUSD_BHZ117.179235.57PKiKP1479036100.8516-10.799iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356603
F31M_BHZ117.267221.4PKPdf1479036099.1892-1-0.985iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356604
MDND_BHZ118.703236.74PKiKP1479036104.5746-11.556iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356612
TIGA_BHZ119.906235.51PKPdf1479036104.9698-1-0.253iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356616
C36M_BHZ121.138229.76PKiKP1479036108.4236-10.634iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356620
SPMN_BHZ121.27238.96PKiKP1479036108.6764-10.627iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356621
SFIN_BHZ122.362238.93PKiKP1479036112.2261-12.024iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356624
A36M_BHZ122.54230.06PKiKP1479036111.4663-10.913iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356625
L44A_BHZ122.756239.58PKPdf1479036110.779-10.114iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356627
P49A_BHZ123.496239.38PKiKP1479036114.0213-11.578iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356630
KMSC_BHZ123.513238.02PKiKP1479036114.4214-11.943iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356631
O48B_BHZ123.572239.62PKiKP1479036113.8013-11.206iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356632
P52A_BHZ125.268240.4PKiKP1479036118.0514-12.088iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356579
O53A_BHZ126.184241.13PKiKP1479036119.1419-11.353iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356583
M53A_BHZ127.108242.12PKiKP1479036120.3744-10.74iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356585
L61B_BHZ132.896246.05PKPdf1479036129.5896-1-0.253iasp91dbp:vladik:16313356592

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