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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the Nelson and West Coast region over the past year:

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 27 2017, 8:10:38 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km south-east of Arthur's Pass
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, May 26 2017, 9:26:57 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km south-west of Arthur's Pass
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, May 24 2017, 7:04:36 am
Depth3 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km west of Arthur's Pass
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 22 2017, 2:10:04 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude4.6
Location15 km north-east of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 21 2017, 7:37:35 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude3.6
Location30 km north-west of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 20 2017, 12:24:18 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km south-west of Arthur's Pass
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 20 2017, 1:12:50 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.9
Location25 km south-east of Westport
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, May 19 2017, 2:57:18 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude4.0
Location35 km south of Hokitika
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 14 2017, 1:49:06 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.1
Location35 km north-west of Murchison
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZSTSat, May 6 2017, 7:53:50 pm
Depth39 km
Magnitude4.5
Location15 km north-west of Blenheim
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 1 2017, 11:06:49 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km north of St Arnaud
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Apr 24 2017, 7:49:45 am
Depth87 km
Magnitude3.9
Location20 km south-west of Nelson
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 23 2017, 8:19:41 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude4.0
Location20 km west of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Apr 22 2017, 8:04:18 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.0
Location10 km north of Mount Cook
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Apr 22 2017, 8:00:30 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km north-west of Mount Cook
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 21 2017, 7:22:44 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km west of Arthur's Pass
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Apr 20 2017, 5:34:10 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.6
Location30 km north-east of St Arnaud
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Apr 20 2017, 4:51:46 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude4.1
Location35 km north-east of St Arnaud
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity light
NZSTThu, Apr 20 2017, 4:13:54 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude4.6
Location30 km north-east of St Arnaud
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 14 2017, 2:53:44 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km north-east of St Arnaud
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 9 2017, 11:30:15 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude4.5
Location30 km south-west of Wellington
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 7 2017, 7:23:23 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude4.6
Location40 km south-west of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Apr 6 2017, 9:42:49 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude4.9
Location10 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Apr 4 2017, 8:29:45 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km south-west of Arthur's Pass
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Apr 4 2017, 2:58:01 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude4.3
Location25 km north of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 23 2017, 8:51:51 pm
Depth54 km
Magnitude4.8
Location10 km south-west of Paraparaumu
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 23 2017, 1:17:38 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude4.1
Location10 km north-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 23 2017, 1:17:37 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.9
Location10 km north-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 21 2017, 11:58:19 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude4.4
Location15 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 16 2017, 12:25:14 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.9
Location10 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago