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
09/04/2020 18:58:36 20 km north-west of Rotorua 2.3 161 km
09/04/2020 18:05:00 25 km west of Whakatane 2.9 130 km
09/04/2020 17:48:17 120 km east of Te Araroa 3.3 12 km
09/04/2020 17:00:07 195 km north of Te Araroa 3.5 12 km
09/04/2020 16:47:34 25 km north of Wanaka 2.6 5 km
09/04/2020 14:27:07 55 km east of Tokomaru Bay 2.4 12 km
09/04/2020 11:47:29 10 km south-west of Christchurch 2.6 5 km
09/04/2020 08:26:21 45 km south-west of Waverley 2.9 12 km
09/04/2020 07:49:16 10 km south-west of Christchurch 4.3 5 km
09/04/2020 06:22:03 135 km east of Te Araroa 2.9 5 km
09/04/2020 05:09:47 770 km north-east of Whakatane 4.7 123 km

Other Quakes of magnitude 4.5 or greater within 5000kms of NZ

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 NZ
08/04/2020 22:02:31 176km SSE of Sigave, Wallis and Futuna 5.4 411.84 kms 3217 kms
08/04/2020 08:10:01 87km W of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea 4.7 54.7 kms 4748 kms
08/04/2020 07:43:42 Fiji region 4.5 604.78 kms 2970 kms
07/04/2020 23:32:06 86km NE of Hihifo, Tonga 5.2 10 kms 3405 kms
07/04/2020 23:29:09 145km W of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand 5.0 425.13 kms 1451 kms
07/04/2020 14:37:45 81km WNW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands 4.7 54.51 kms 3858 kms
07/04/2020 06:02:01 47km SSW of Vaini, Tonga 5.0 43.23 kms 2674 kms
06/04/2020 13:12:53 88km WNW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands 5.0 65.31 kms 3868 kms
06/04/2020 01:26:00 11km ENE of Kainantu, Papua New Guinea 4.6 111.56 kms 4892 kms
05/04/2020 17:04:46 168km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea 4.5 59.7 kms 4665 kms
05/04/2020 00:11:21 88km SSW of Chirovanga, Solomon Islands 5.0 59.75 kms 4329 kms
04/04/2020 21:24:18 121km ENE of Pangai, Tonga 5.3 10 kms 2974 kms
04/04/2020 20:22:06 159km WSW of Lata, Solomon Islands 4.8 10 kms 3699 kms
04/04/2020 01:09:24 157km E of Pangai, Tonga 4.5 10 kms 2966 kms