New Zealand has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 2 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 17 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 213 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in New Zealand:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


A

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-14 00:34:22 UTC at 00:34
November 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -42.586, 173.284
39.2 km from Kaikoura (24.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 10 km

B

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-13 13:31:26 UTC at 13:31
November 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -42.291, 173.693
10.2 km from Kaikoura (6.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 8 km

C

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-13 11:52:45 UTC at 11:52
November 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -42.199, 173.614
17.2 km from Kaikoura (10.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 16 km

D

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-13 11:32:07 UTC at 11:32
November 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -42.254, 173.63
28.2 km from Kaikoura (17.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 10 km

E

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-13 11:02:56 UTC at 11:02
November 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -42.757, 173.077
53.2 km from Amberley (33.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 23 km

F

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-01 16:37:57 UTC at 16:37
September 01, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.401, 179.055
167.2 km from Gisborne (104.2 miles)

E. Coast Of N. Island, New Zealand

Depth: 19 km

G

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-02-15 19:28:04 UTC at 19:28
February 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -49.067, 164.456
399.2 km from Bluff (248.2 miles)

Auckland Islands, New Zealand

Depth: 10 km

H

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2015-04-24 03:36:42 UTC at 03:36
April 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -42.06, 173.007
67.2 km from Kaikoura (42.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 48 km

I

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-16 22:33:20 UTC at 22:33
November 16, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.648, 179.662
183.2 km from Gisborne (113.2 miles)

E. Coast Of N. Island, New Zealand

Depth: 22 km

J

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-01-20 02:52:44 UTC at 02:52
January 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -40.66, 175.814
35.2 km from Masterton (22.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 28 km



A

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2013-08-16 02:31:05 UTC at 02:31
August 16, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -41.734, 174.152
29.2 km from Blenheim (18.2 miles)

Cook Strait, New Zealand

Depth: 8 km

B

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2013-07-21 05:09:31 UTC at 05:09
July 21, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -41.704, 174.337
38.2 km from Blenheim (23.2 miles)

Cook Strait, New Zealand

Depth: 17 km

C

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2012-12-07 18:19:06 UTC at 18:19
December 07, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -38.428, 176.067
27.2 km from Tokoroa (17.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 163 km

D

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2012-07-03 10:36:15 UTC at 10:36
July 03, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -40.023, 173.756
63.2 km from Opunake (39.2 miles)

Cook Strait, New Zealand

Depth: 229 km

E

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2011-02-21 23:51:42 UTC at 23:51
February 21, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -43.583, 172.68
6.2 km from Christchurch (4.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 5 km

F

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2010-09-03 16:35:47 UTC at 16:35
September 03, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -43.522, 171.83
19.2 km from Methven (11.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 12 km

G

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2009-08-05 08:31:40 UTC at 08:31
August 05, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -45.554, 166.356
107.2 km from Te Anau (66.2 miles)

W. Coast Of S. Island, New Zealand

Depth: 10 km

H

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2009-07-15 09:22:29 UTC at 09:22
July 15, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -45.762, 166.562
97.2 km from Te Anau (60.2 miles)

W. Coast Of S. Island, New Zealand

Depth: 12 km

I

6.6 magnitude earthquake

2007-12-20 07:55:15 UTC at 07:55
December 20, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -39.011, 178.291
46.2 km from Gisborne (29.2 miles)

E. Coast Of N. Island, New Zealand

Depth: 20 km

J

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2007-10-15 21:28:23 UTC at 21:28
October 15, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -44.793, 167.458
72.2 km from Te Anau (44.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 19 km



A

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2007-10-15 12:29:34 UTC at 12:29
October 15, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -44.796, 167.553
70.2 km from Te Anau (43.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 18 km

B

8.1 magnitude earthquake

2004-12-23 14:59:04 UTC at 14:59
December 23, 2004 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -49.312, 161.345
598.2 km from Riverton (371.2 miles)

North Of Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

C

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2004-11-22 20:26:23 UTC at 20:26
November 22, 2004 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -46.676, 164.721
255.2 km from Riverton (158.2 miles)

W. Coast Of S. Island, New Zealand

Depth: 10 km

D

6.4 magnitude earthquake

2003-11-02 05:32:15 UTC at 05:32
November 02, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -45.19, 166.535
96.2 km from Te Anau (59.2 miles)

W. Coast Of S. Island, New Zealand

Depth: 10 km

E

7.2 magnitude earthquake

2003-08-21 12:12:49 UTC at 12:12
August 21, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -45.104, 167.144
56.2 km from Te Anau (35.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 28 km

F

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2001-10-21 00:29:21 UTC at 00:29
October 21, 2001 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.137, 178.982
178.2 km from Opotiki (110.2 miles)

E. Coast Of N. Island, New Zealand

Depth: 18 km

G

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2001-08-21 06:52:06 UTC at 06:52
August 21, 2001 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.813, -179.575
295.2 km from Gisborne (183.2 miles)

East Of North Island, New Zealand

Depth: 33 km

H

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2000-11-01 10:35:55 UTC at 10:35
November 01, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -45.07, 167.009
67.2 km from Te Anau (42.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 24 km

I
1999-10-25 20:31:42 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 158 km depth
Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1999-10-25 20:31:42 UTC at 20:31
October 25, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -38.699, 175.803
24.2 km from Taupo (15.2 miles)

North Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 158 km

J

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1995-11-24 06:18:56 UTC at 06:18
November 24, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -42.984, 171.793
47.2 km from Oxford (29.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 10 km