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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the Auckland and Northland region over the past year:

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, May 12 2016, 1:44:23 am
Depth88 km
Magnitude5.2
Location10 km west of Murupara
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Apr 30 2016, 10:54:54 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km south-east of Te Awamutu
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Nov 2 2015, 9:17:46 am
Depth31 km
Magnitude3.2
Location40 km north-west of Kawhia
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTSun, Nov 1 2015, 6:42:11 pm
Depth55 km
Magnitude5.4
Location35 km north-east of Taihape
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Oct 22 2015, 9:05:45 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude4.8
Location20 km north of Opunake
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Sep 24 2015, 6:47:51 am
Depth167 km
Magnitude5.1
Location25 km south-west of Rotorua
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Sep 8 2015, 6:13:23 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km north-west of Whitianga
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 20 2015, 10:56:15 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km south-west of Te Aroha
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago