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Quake Statistics

Sparkline showing daily earthquake numbers over the past year in the New Zealand region.

Quakes per day (last year)

Table summarising earthquake numbers over the past week, month and year.

MagnitudeLast weekLast monthLast year
< 2299210013180
2 - 3230129919198
3 - 4361584567
4 - 52221041
5 - 601132
>= 6008

Quake Map

Interactive map showing recent earthquakes in the New Zealand region over the past year. Select minimum intensity and maximum number of quakes to show, select quake layer(s) using the Layer Control on the map.


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