Ministry of Health marks one year since first Covid-19 test in New Zealand Crime spree across Waikato sees six cars stolen, stores ram-raided Nine new Covid-19 cases at the border in past two days These are primarily aftershocks of the 6.3 earthquake on the 22nd of February 2011. Join the discussion on Facebook or Twitter and find more about temblor, tremor or quakes that have occurred in New Zealand quakes. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was unflustered by an earthquake that struck the capital Wellington on Monday while she was doing a live TV interview, and calmly continued with the programme. Taranaki, New Zealand has had: (M1.5 or greater) 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 0 earthquakes in the past 7 days; 2 earthquakes in the past 30 days A 7.4-magnitude earthquake has struck north-east of New Zealand, with thousands of residents woken by terrifying shaking.. at 03:47 September 27, 2020 UTC, Location: A magnitude 7.0 earthquake in the Kermadec Islands sparked tsunami fears in New Zealand’s North Island on Sunday morning. GeoNet content is copyright GNS Science and is (58.2 miles), 2020-12-25 22:05:36 UTC Epicenter at -43.173, 170.867 Epicenter at -37.192, 177.063 at 03:01 October 28, 2020 UTC, Location: 24.2 km from 9.2 km from This is a collection page for New Zealand news. (87.2 miles), 2020-09-15 07:29:43 UTC Earthquakes from the last 365 days that may have caused shaking Weak or greater in New Zealand. The earthquake hit early morning on Saturday 2 January 2021 at 4:57 am local time at a shallow depth of 24 km. Te Anau The largest earthquake ever recorded was a magnitude 9.5 (Mw) in Chile on May 22, 1960. Christchurch Quake Map. (51.2 miles), 2020-12-06 19:24:13 UTC Epicenter at -38.57, 177.96 These are primarily aftershocks of the 6.3 earthquake on the 22nd of February 2011. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was discussing the country's ongoing lifting of coronavirus restrictions when a magnitude 5.8 earthquake … (49.2 miles), 2021-01-05 03:43:54 UTC at 09:10 November 02, 2020 UTC, Location: 2021-01-21 13:51:19 UTC at 19:45 September 02, 2020 UTC, Location: (4.2 miles), 2020-12-22 11:36:46 UTC The country's most active cone volcano, located in the Bay of Plenty about 30 miles off the northeast New Zealand coast, erupted at 2:11 p.m. Monday (8:11 … A 7.4-magnitude earthquake has struck an arc of islands off New Zealand. At least 65 people have died after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck Christchurch on New Zealand's South Island, Prime Minister John Key says, with fears that the toll will rise. Rolleston The earthquake hit early morning on Saturday 2 January 2021 at 4:57 am local time at a shallow depth of 24 km. A powerful earthquake and hundreds of strong aftershocks have rocked New Zealand, killing at least two people and prompting a tsunami warning that sent thousands fleeing to higher ground. A second earthquake has hit New Zealand in as many days. at 17:12 November 29, 2020 UTC, Location: 105.2 km from Epicenter at -42.15, 173.648 (26.2 miles), 2020-09-27 03:47:26 UTC 79.2 km from (52.2 miles), 2020-10-25 09:14:28 UTC New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was unaffected by an earthquake that struck the capital Wellington on Monday while she was doing an interview, and calmly continued with the live TV. The quake struck shortly before 8am on Monday, local time. New Zealand's North Island has been shaken by a magnitude 5.3 earthquake less than a day after the eruption of a volcano on White Island, off the island's coast. Time-lapse visualisation of today's earthquakes in Christchurch and Canterbury, New Zealand. Christchurch A SMALL town in New Zealand is at risk of being devastated by a magnitude EIGHT earthquake which is "expected soon", according to researchers. GeoNet is a collaboration between the Earthquake Commission and GNS Science. Earthquakes from the last 365 days that may have caused shaking Weak or greater in New Zealand. Wakefield (11.2 miles), 2020-09-12 08:32:36 UTC 56.2 km from Opotiki New Zealand has been rocked by a 6.1 magnitude earthquake which struck 585 kilometres southwest of Invercargill, followed by a 5.1 magnitude quake northeast of Seddon which shook Wellington. Maketu Epicenter at -37.708, 176.429 Epicenter at -41.069, 174.96 The quake hit at sea at … 140.2 km from New Zealand's capital city earthquake was rocked by 5.7 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday, according to the country's earthquake monitoring service. Epicenter at -36.828, 177.261 at 10:13 September 03, 2020 UTC, Location: A second earthquake has been felt in New Zealand today, this one centred near Wellington. GeoNet content is copyright GNS Science and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand License at 03:43 January 05, 2021 UTC, Location: Attribution 3.0 New Zealand License, Earthquake New Zealand’s location on the seismically active Pacific Ring of Fire means the island nation is struck by a whopping 20,000 earthquakes every year, the vast majority of them too small to be felt. Epicenter at -40.476, 175.015 It was recorded at a depth of 33 kilometres about 12.50am local time, south of the Kermadec Islands. A powerful 7.4 magnitude earthquake has struck about 710 kilometres northeast of New Zealand. Like most New Zealanders, Ardern is accustomed to earthquakes. at 13:51 January 21, 2021 UTC, Location: New Zealand's North Island has been shaken by a magnitude 5.3 earthquake less than a day after the eruption of a volcano on White Island, off the island's coast. A second earthquake has been felt in New Zealand today, this one centred near Wellington. Epicenter at -36.948, 177.064 at 11:36 December 22, 2020 UTC, Location: The potential for large earthquakes on the subduction fault in the lower North Island and upper South Island of New Zealand was recently highlighted by GNS Science, New Zeal… The earthquake was 37 kms deep and the epicentre was 30 km northwest of Levin, a city in New Zealand's North Island close to the capital Wellington, according to Geonet. During the past 30 days, New Zealand was shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 6.0 or above, … Ardern, who became prime minister in 2017, is hugely popular in New Zealand for her handling of several crises - a mass shooting in Christchurch last year, a volcanic eruption in December … (26.2 miles), 2020-11-20 12:43:15 UTC 7.2 km from A magnitude 7.4 earthquake has shaken New Zealand with an epicentre in the Kermadec Islands about 710km off the coast of Gisborne, on the east of the North Island As a result, New Zealand has very stringent building regulations. A ‘STRONG’ magnitude 6.1 earthquake has rocked New Zealand where royal couple Prince Harry and Meghan are on tour. Epicenter at -41.842, 172.725 Christchurch Quake Map. Megan Palin news.com.au October 30, 2018 5:21pm The magnitude 6-point-3 quake struck just after midday, causing busy office buildings to crash down in the bustling city center. licensed under a Creative Commons By … Epicenter at -37.839, 177.606 Christchurch 83.2 km from (4.2 miles), 2020-12-06 22:17:01 UTC First published on November 13, 2016 / 6:57 AM Epicenter at -43.597, 172.437 That number's expected to rise significantly. Earlier today, MCDEM cleared New Zealand of a tsunami threat minutes after issuing a beach warning following the magnitude 7.0 earthquake near the Kermadec Islands. Upper Hutt (5.2 miles), 2020-12-24 16:18:53 UTC Epicenter at -46.022, 166.862 New Zealand's Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey (GeoNet) reported a magnitude 4.2 quake in New Zealand near Upper Hutt, Upper Hutt City, Wellington, only 5 minutes ago. at 05:55 September 16, 2020 UTC, Location: Maketu (5.2 miles), 2020-12-31 05:38:48 UTC Welcome to our fan page. Turangi at 17:33 December 29, 2020 UTC, Location: James Hall James_P_Hall news.com.au June … GeoNet content is copyright GNS Science and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand License Magnitude 4.4 earthquake shakes eastern parts of North Island. NEW ZEALAND has been shaken by a powerful 7.4 magnitude earthquake, sparking fears of a tsunami, warn experts. 42.2 km from Patea Breaking news and videos of today's latest news stories from around New Zealand, including up to date weather, World, sport, business, Entertainment, Technology Life and Style, Travel and motoring. Latest breaking news articles, photos, video, blogs, reviews, analysis, opinion and reader comment from New Zealand and around the World - NZ Herald at 07:29 September 15, 2020 UTC, Location: Foxton 9.2 km from A 5.1 magnitude earthquake has erupted off the coast of New Zealand and Australia on Friday. 95.2 km from Takaka Eltham at 12:10 December 30, 2020 UTC, Location: (76.2 miles), 2020-09-07 03:21:16 UTC Strongest earthquake in known history was the 8.2 magnitude (Wairarapa) earthquake of 1855, which lifted the land 2 – 3 meters. Tokoroa The 5.9-magnitude earthquake shook thousands … Epicenter at -41.386, 174.444 Worldwide there are around 1400 earthquakes each day (500,000 each year). Check this page for latest breaking NZ news headlines, analysis, special reports from major urban centres including Auckland, Wellington & Christchurch. Commission, Creative Commons at 03:52 October 10, 2020 UTC, Location: It coincides roughly with the subduction thrust in this area. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). A magnitude 5.8 earthquake has struck around 90 kilometers northwest of Wellington, the capital of New Zealand. (15.2 miles), 2020-10-10 03:52:51 UTC Aged care demand drives profit for Oceania Healthcare Radio New Zealand Unforgettable images of Joe Biden’s inauguration ceremony Showbizz Daily New Turbo-Charged Swift Sport from $30,500+ORC. Wairoa Hokitika GeoNet is a collaboration between the Earthquake Megan Palin news.com.au October 30, 2018 5:21pm Epicenter at -38.985, 177.51 Quite early on, European … Interactive Map showing recent quakes in New Zealand. (78.2 miles), 2020-09-13 00:29:13 UTC New Zealand earthquake latest breaking news and updates, information, look at maps, watch videos and view photos and more. Attribution 3.0 New Zealand License. A magnitude-5.8 earthquake hit New Zealand while prime minister Jacinda Ardern was doing a live television interview from Wellington. New Zealand is also nicknamed "the Shaky Isles". at 03:21 September 07, 2020 UTC, Location: Maketu Kaikoura James Hall James_P_Hall news.com.au June … We’ve had … Gisborne The offshore quake was 32km deep and centred 20km northwest of Levin, which is about 100km north of Wellington. A HUGE earthquake has hit off the coast of New Zealand today according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). Epicenter at -43.582, 172.711 Epicenter at -39.417, 174.96 The New Zealand Prime Minister assures an interviewer "I'm not under any hanging lights" as a magnitude 5.9 earthquake interrupts her live interview from the nation's capital Wellington. Opotiki Epicenter at -37.82, 179.217 Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Hits Off New Zealand, USGS Says Sputnik 00:53 8-Jan-21 Another small earthquake shakes Christchurch area after this morning's jolt TVNZ 01:07 23-Dec-20 Moderate earthquake felt by thousands in Christchurch overnight TVNZ 17:54 22-Dec-20 A 7.4 magnitude earthquake, which struck off the coast of Gisborne in the early hours of Friday morning, was felt across New Zealand. The tremor was felt by Kiwis all across the country’s North Island. A magnitude 7.0 earthquake in the Kermadec Islands sparked tsunami fears in New Zealand’s North Island on Sunday morning. at 01:04 October 24, 2020 UTC, Location: During the past 30 days, New Zealand was shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 6.0 or above, 13 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 57 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 283 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 463 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. The country's most active cone volcano, located in the Bay of Plenty about 30 miles off the northeast New Zealand coast, erupted at 2:11 p.m. Monday (8:11 … (16.2 miles), 2020-09-12 07:53:06 UTC (13.2 miles), 2020-10-24 01:04:11 UTC A 5.3 magnitude earthquake has struck off New Zealand’s east coast just one day after a volcano eruption on White Island killed five people. at 00:29 September 13, 2020 UTC, Location: 18.2 km from Epicenter at -43.52, 172.714 83.2 km from (36.2 miles), 2020-09-16 05:55:56 UTC (8.2 miles), 2020-11-29 17:12:57 UTC On Tuesday, a 5.2 magnitude tremor was registered off shore from New Zealand’s North Island. Epicenter at -45.169, 166.764 The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said it may cause only minor sea level changes in some coastal areas. NEW ZEALAND has been shaken by a powerful 7.4 magnitude earthquake, sparking fears of a tsunami, warn experts. (2.2 miles), 2020-11-02 09:10:39 UTC (21.2 miles), 2020-10-24 11:06:42 UTC 59.2 km from Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Hits Off New Zealand, USGS Says Sputnik 00:53 8-Jan-21 Another small earthquake shakes Christchurch area after this morning's jolt TVNZ 01:07 23-Dec-20 Moderate earthquake felt by thousands in Christchurch overnight TVNZ 17:54 22-Dec-20 The quake … 42.2 km from Magnitude 4.4 earthquake shakes eastern parts of North Island. A 7.4 magnitude earthquake, which struck off the coast of Gisborne in the early hours of Friday morning, was felt across New Zealand. (6.2 miles), 2020-12-29 17:33:31 UTC at 18:26 November 05, 2020 UTC, Location: Time-lapse visualisation of today's earthquakes in Christchurch and Canterbury, New Zealand. at 02:52 December 11, 2020 UTC, Location: New Zealand's capital city earthquake was rocked by 5.7 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday, according to the country's earthquake monitoring service. It registered in the same region as the 5.8 earthquake that shook New Zealand on Monday. at 09:14 October 25, 2020 UTC, Location: at 07:53 September 12, 2020 UTC, Location: A 7.4-magnitude earthquake has struck north-east of New Zealand, with thousands of residents woken by terrifying shaking.. New Zealand earthquake: New Zealand rumbled by aftershock from quake The large area features a 40,000-km (24,855-mile) arc of volcanoes and ocean trenches stretching along much of … Its epicentre was in the Kermadec Islands, a … A ‘STRONG’ magnitude 6.1 earthquake has rocked New Zealand where royal couple Prince Harry and Meghan are on tour. 28.2 km from New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was unflustered by an earthquake that struck the capital Wellington on Monday while she was doing a live TV interview, and calmly continued with the programme. Epicenter at -42.462, 173.631 A maximum of 100 earthquakes are displayed. (31.2 miles), 2020-10-28 03:01:37 UTC Te Anau 51.2 km from Epicenter at -39.178, 174.907 94.2 km from at 19:24 December 06, 2020 UTC, Location: By Bill McLoughlin PUBLISHED: 10:10, Tue, Feb 4, 2020 at 05:38 December 31, 2020 UTC, Location: at 12:43 November 20, 2020 UTC, Location: Eltham The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 222.3 km (138 miles) below the earth’s surface. 8.2 km from 126.2 km from at 22:05 December 25, 2020 UTC, Location: Epicenter at -37.146, 177.405 The preliminary analysisstrongly suggests that most of the energy release during this earthquake was sourced from the rupture of a roughly 200km-long fault system. (34.2 miles), 2020-11-05 18:26:17 UTC GeoNet is a collaboration between the Earthquake Commission and GNS Science. 26.2 km from (59.2 miles), 2020-09-03 10:13:00 UTC Epicenter at -38.353, 176.018 21.2 km from Breaking news and videos of today's latest news stories from around New Zealand, including up to date weather, World, sport, business, Entertainment, Technology Life and Style, Travel and motoring. Map of the most recent 25 earthquakes in Christchurch and Canterbury, New Zealand. (34.2 miles), 2020-09-02 19:45:02 UTC Kaikoura Epicenter at -39.309, 174.771 Biggest quake: 6.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, 145 km west of Valdivia, Los Rios Region, Chile, 27 Dec 2020 4:39 pm (GMT -5) Commission and GNS Science. Epicenter at -38.536, 177.803 33.2 km from Feel free to like us and get the latest about New Zealand Earthquake Today. Ardern, who became prime minister in 2017, is hugely popular in New Zealand for her handling of several crises - a mass shooting in Christchurch last year, a volcanic eruption in December … at 11:06 October 24, 2020 UTC, Location: Epicenter at -38.736, 175.437 Geonet says more than 8000 people felt the quake in New Zealand, but most of them encountered weak to moderate shaking. List of recent and latest earthquakes recorded in and close to this area today and now. (65.2 miles). Kaikoura (5.2 miles), 2020-12-20 16:55:50 UTC In 2014, a magnitude-6.7 earthquake struck off the New Zealand coast and rattled much of the country but resulted in few damages or injuries. The world's deadliest recorded earthquake occurred in 1556 in central China. The quake hit at sea at … Gisborne at 08:32 September 12, 2020 UTC, Location: Thanks at 16:55 December 20, 2020 UTC, Location: New Zealand is also nicknamed "the Shaky Isles". 6.2 km from Maketu Epicenter at -42.296, 174.717 Tairua The quake … New Zealand has been rocked by a 6.1 magnitude earthquake which struck 585 kilometres southwest of Invercargill, followed by a 5.1 magnitude quake northeast of … 122.2 km from Wellington, New Zealand has had: (M1.5 or greater) 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 0 earthquakes in the past 7 days; 3 earthquakes in the past 30 days 13.2 km from Strongest earthquake in known history was the 8.2 magnitude (Wairarapa) earthquake of 1855, which lifted the land 2 – 3 meters. A maximum of 100 earthquakes are displayed. That was an early New Years Eve wake up for Greater Wellington today with a M4.5 earthquake occurring 10km West of Upper Hutt. 10.2 km from 4.2 km from Monday, local time at a depth of 24 km today, this one centred Wellington. 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