M5.9 – South Island of New Zealand

Friday, December 23, 2011 at 02:18:02 UTC
Friday, December 23, 2011 at 15:18:02 Local
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43.49°S 172.84°E
Depth: 4km

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City map City: Christchurch Intensity: VII Responses: 44 City: Leeston Intensity: IV Responses: 2 City: Hokitika Intensity: II Responses: 2 City: Amberley Intensity: V Responses: 1 City: Oamaru Intensity: V Responses: 2 City: Rangiora Intensity: V Responses: 4 City: Kaiapoi Intensity: VI Responses: 3 City: Omarama Intensity: II Responses: 4 City: Warrington Intensity: III Responses: 2 City: Ashburton Intensity: V Responses: 5 City: Westport Intensity: III Responses: 1 City: Kurow Intensity: III Responses: 1 City: Kaitangata Intensity: III Responses: 2
Intensity vs. DistanceResponses vs. Time
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Summary of Responses by City
CountryRegionCityMMIResp.Distance (km)LatitudeLongitude
New ZealandCanterburyAmberley513843.16°S172.73°E
New ZealandCanterburyAshburton559943.91°S171.75°E
New ZealandCanterburyChristchurch7441743.53°S172.64°E
New ZealandCanterburyKaiapoi632043.36°S172.68°E
New ZealandCanterburyKurow3123444.73°S170.47°E
New ZealandCanterburyLeeston425343.76°S172.30°E
New ZealandCanterburyOamaru5223045.07°S170.98°E
New ZealandCanterburyOmarama2425544.48°S169.97°E
New ZealandCanterburyRangiora543043.31°S172.57°E
New ZealandCanterburyWaimate3291235.31°S173.88°E
New ZealandOtagoKaitangata3238746.25°S169.85°E
New ZealandOtagoOwaka2241346.45°S169.67°E
New ZealandOtagoQueenstown2237745.04°S168.64°E
New ZealandOtagoWarrington3230645.72°S170.58°E
New ZealandWest CoastHokitika2217542.71°S170.97°E
New ZealandWest CoastWestport3122041.74°S171.57°E
  • City mapJPG | PDF | PSMap of responses by city or ZIP code
  • Intensity vs. DistanceJPG | PSPlot of Attenuation (fall-off) with distance for each intensity versus its distance from the epicenter
  • Responses vs. TimeJPG | PSPlot of total number of responses since the event
  • Product ListXMLList of available DYFI maps and data for this event
  • Intensity SummaryTXT | XMLTable of intensities aggregated by city or ZIP code