Hagley Park, Christchurch
John's Weather-Watcher
Christchurch, New Zealand

Quake Watch

Latest New Zealand Quakes

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(see below for more quakes from farther afield)

Click in the Where column for more information from Geonet. Click in the How Deep column to see the epicenter on a map.

WhenWhereHow
Big
How
Deep
15/08/2020 18:31:58 45 km south-east of Wairoa 2.2 18 km
15/08/2020 18:26:02 25 km north-west of Taupo 2.5 141 km
15/08/2020 18:06:56 15 km south-east of Wairoa 2.3 21 km
15/08/2020 16:58:02 10 km south of Haast 3.4 5 km
15/08/2020 16:38:54 10 km south of Haast 2.0 5 km
15/08/2020 16:30:41 10 km south of Haast 3.7 5 km
15/08/2020 16:08:02 10 km south of Nelson 2.2 79 km
15/08/2020 15:31:44 Within 5 km of Waverley 2.1 102 km
15/08/2020 13:31:40 35 km north-east of Stratford 2.2 21 km
15/08/2020 13:17:40 15 km north-west of Picton 2.3 39 km
15/08/2020 12:21:28 40 km north of French Pass 2.3 78 km

Other Quakes of magnitude 4.5 or greater within 5000kms of Christchurch, New Zealand

Also includes earthquakes worldwide with a magnitude of 6 or greater

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For further information on a quake click in the Where column. Click in the How Far column to see the epicenter of the quake on a map.

WhenWhereHow
Big
How
Deep
How Far
From ChCh
15/08/2020 16:58:38 112 km NE of Hihifo, Tonga 4.8 10 kms 3426 kms
15/08/2020 16:45:06 189 km SSE of Kokopo, PNG 5.0 10 kms 4604 kms
15/08/2020 10:56:02 45 km WSW of Neiafu, Tonga 4.5 81.88 kms 3007 kms
15/08/2020 07:31:48 176 km ESE of Kimbe, PNG 4.8 10 kms 4641 kms
14/08/2020 23:50:48 31 km NNE of Hihifo, Tonga 4.8 37.77 kms 3351 kms
14/08/2020 22:20:39 128 km WNW of Isangel, Vanuatu 4.5 10 kms 2761 kms
14/08/2020 21:11:43 south of Tonga 5.2 10 kms 2376 kms
14/08/2020 11:34:30 south of Tonga 4.8 10 kms 2423 kms
14/08/2020 05:36:15 143 km SSW of Lotofagā, Samoa 4.6 10 kms 3456 kms
13/08/2020 15:09:30 65 km N of Finschhafen, PNG 4.6 93.71 kms 4826 kms
13/08/2020 05:13:15 66 km ESE of Vikindu, Tanzania 6.0 15.49 kms 12640 kms
12/08/2020 22:16:44 83 km N of Te Anau, New Zealand 4.8 10 kms 430 kms
12/08/2020 11:42:41 299 km SSW of ‘Ohonua, Tonga 5.0 10 kms 2421 kms
11/08/2020 22:53:43 Kermadec Islands region 5.1 50.08 kms 1949 kms
11/08/2020 10:39:06 66 km W of Kirakira, Solomon Islands 4.8 74.38 kms 3839 kms
10/08/2020 12:43:47 78 km SSW of Hihifo, Tonga 4.6 80.68 kms 3240 kms
09/08/2020 11:34:56 Macquarie Island region 4.7 10 kms 1535 kms
09/08/2020 06:12:38 Macquarie Island region 4.8 10 kms 1525 kms