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Taranaki/Egmont Quake Statistics

This is a summary of earthquakes that have occurred near the volcano at Taranaki/Egmont.

Quakes per day (last year)

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

MagnitudeLast weekLast monthLast year
< 22656
2 - 30485
3 - 4008
4 - 5000
5 - 6001
>= 6000

Taranaki/Egmont Quake Map

Interactive map showing earthquakes shallower than 40 km near the volcano at Taranaki/Egmont over the past 3 months. Limited to a maximum of 500 quakes.