Welcome to GeoNet - the official source of geological hazard information for New Zealand.
M7.8 Kaikoura Earthquake: for more information read Latest Updates and Scenarios and Probabilities.

Felt Quakes

This is a list of recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the New Zealand region.

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
NZSTSat, Apr 29 2017, 7:56:06 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.5
Location20 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

9 hours ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
NZSTSat, Apr 29 2017, 7:55:02 am
Depth35 km
Magnitude4.0
Location15 km west of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

9 hours ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
NZSTSat, Apr 29 2017, 6:58:31 am
Depth31 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

10 hours ago

View more earthquakes