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Felt Quakes

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

  • Map showing earthquake location.
  • Public Id: 2014p567671
  • NZST: Wednesday, July 30 2014 at 12:55:38 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 9 km
  • Magnitude: 2.7
  • Location: 20 km south-east of Taupo
  • Felt it?

1 day ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
  • Public Id: 2014p566908
  • NZST: Wednesday, July 30 2014 at 6:08:46 am
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Magnitude: 2.4
  • Location: 10 km east of Christchurch
  • Felt it?

1 day ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
  • Public Id: 2014p565651
  • NZST: Tuesday, July 29 2014 at 6:59:16 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 13 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 10 km south-east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

2 days ago

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Volcanic Alert Level Summary

Table showing the latest volcanic alert levels. The most active volcanoes are shown first. Volcanic Alert Bulletins are issued whenever there is a significant change in volcanic activity in New Zealand.

VolcanoAlert Level Aviation Colour Code
Tongariro1GREEN
Ruapehu1GREEN
White Island1GREEN
Rotorua0GREEN
Okataina0GREEN
Northland0GREEN
Ngauruhoe0GREEN
Mayor Island0GREEN
Kermadec Islands0GREEN
Auckland Volcanic Field0GREEN
Taranaki/Egmont0GREEN
Taupo0GREEN