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

Quake Watch

Latest New Zealand Quakes

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WhenWhereHow
Big
How
Deep
12/07/2020 17:48:35 15 km east of Seddon 2.3 10 km
12/07/2020 16:45:26 10 km north-west of Taumarunui 3.9 220 km
12/07/2020 16:19:11 625 km north-east of Whakatane 4.4 33 km
12/07/2020 15:42:43 5 km west of Rotorua 2.4 136 km
12/07/2020 15:25:25 25 km north-west of Kaikoura 2.1 5 km
12/07/2020 15:01:16 45 km north-east of Te Araroa 3.0 25 km
12/07/2020 14:19:42 30 km north of Kaikoura 2.1 5 km
12/07/2020 13:51:41 30 km south-east of Tolaga Bay 2.7 23 km
12/07/2020 13:20:09 675 km north-east of Whakatane 4.7 33 km
12/07/2020 12:50:31 130 km north-east of Whitianga 2.5 228 km
12/07/2020 12:28:41 20 km north-west of Kaikoura 2.1 12 km

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

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WhenWhereHow
Big
How
Deep
How Far
From ChCh
12/07/2020 15:04:17 32 km SW of Honiara, Solomon Islands 4.8 35 kms 3965 kms
12/07/2020 13:43:10 262 km E of Levuka, Fiji 4.5 526.85 kms 2938 kms
12/07/2020 09:53:01 161 km WNW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea 5.4 169.72 kms 4586 kms
12/07/2020 00:01:38 Kermadec Islands region 4.9 10 kms 2061 kms
11/07/2020 22:37:48 southeast Indian Ridge 4.9 10 kms 4511 kms
11/07/2020 10:40:27 Pacific-Antarctic Ridge 5.0 10 kms 3524 kms
11/07/2020 05:12:01 141 km SSW of Hihifo, Tonga 4.9 132.62 kms 3177 kms
10/07/2020 09:23:05 77 km E of Pangai, Tonga 4.8 10 kms 2932 kms
09/07/2020 20:39:11 63 km N of Hihifo, Tonga 4.6 123.59 kms 3376 kms
08/07/2020 21:08:24 western Indian-Antarctic Ridge 4.9 10 kms 4389 kms
08/07/2020 20:27:13 239 km E of Levuka, Fiji 4.8 587.35 kms 2958 kms
07/07/2020 23:02:18 261 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia 4.7 10 kms 2364 kms
07/07/2020 16:56:25 Pacific-Antarctic Ridge 5.2 10 kms 3954 kms
07/07/2020 16:21:11 Fiji region 4.5 486.3 kms 2966 kms
07/07/2020 10:54:46 93 km N of Batang, Indonesia 6.6 528.66 kms 7339 kms
07/07/2020 06:16:18 256 km N of Fais, Micronesia 6.2 10 kms 6999 kms
07/07/2020 04:01:18 south of the Fiji Islands 4.7 504.93 kms 2242 kms
07/07/2020 02:19:39 259 km WNW of Haveluloto, Tonga 4.5 518.32 kms 2714 kms
06/07/2020 22:12:54 7 km NNW of Hihifo, Tonga 4.8 120.97 kms 3324 kms
06/07/2020 20:07:12 120 km NE of Hihifo, Tonga 4.6 10 kms 3431 kms
06/07/2020 06:50:01 33 km ENE of Port-Olry, Vanuatu 5.9 120.52 kms 3216 kms