Category:1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake

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1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake 
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Instance of earthquake
LocationNew Zealand
Point in time 3 February 1931
Authority control

39° 18′ 00″ S, 177° 00′ 00″ E

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ホークスベイ地震 (1931年) (ja); Tremblement de terre de Hawke's Bay (fr); Trzęsienie ziemi w Hawke's Bay (pl); רעידת האדמה בהוק'ס ביי (he); Землетрясение в Хокс-Бей (ru); Hawke’s-Bay-Erdbeben von 1931 (de); Uuden-Seelannin maanjäristys 1931 (fi); 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake (en); زمین‌لرزه خلیج هاوک (fa); 豪克斯灣大地震 (zh) Erdbeben (de); earthquake (en) Землетрясение 1931 года в Хокс-бей (ru); زمین لرزهٔ خلیج هاوک, زمین لرزه خلیج هاوک (fa); Hawke’s Bay Erdbeben von 1931, Hawke's-Bay-Erdbeben von 1931, Napier-Erdbeben von 1931, Napier-Erdbeben, Hawke's Bay Erdbeben von 1931 (de); ホークスベイ地震 (ja)

The 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake, also known as the Napier earthquake, occurred in New Zealand at 10:47 am on Tuesday 3 February 1931, killing 256 and devastating the Hawke's Bay region. It remains New Zealand's deadliest natural disaster. Centred 15 km north of Napier, it lasted for two and a half minutes and measured magnitude 7.8 Ms (magnitude 7.9 Mw).


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