Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours:
28 Apr - 3 May 2018: Aegean's Hidden Gem: Isle of Milos - Milos Island (Greece)
12-20 May 2018: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
19-27 May 2018: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
9-17 Jun 2018: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
24 Jun - 1 Jul 2018: Nyiragongo Lava Lake & Mountain Gorillas - DR Congo + Rwanda
12-14 Jul 2018: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano, Sunda Strait
15-31 Jul 2018: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
22-27 Jul 2018: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
22 Jul - 5 Aug 2018: Volcanoes and Cultures - Adventures in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
26 Sep - 10 Oct 2018: Volcanoes and Cultures - Adventures in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation. Thank you!
Random pictures

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Kermadec Islands, north of NZ on Monday, 11 December 2017

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Kermadec Islands, north of NZ on Monday, 11 December 2017
Date & time: Mon, 11 Dec 19:16:46 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.976°S / 177.863°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: Macauley Island (64 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- thank you.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 11 Dec
Mon, 11 Dec 19:16 UTCM 4.9 / 37.3 km- 83km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 10 Jan
Wed, 10 Jan 01:03 UTCM 5.2 / 60 km - [info] (69 km) KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 17 Jan
Wed, 17 Jan 22:57 UTCM 5.4 / 80 km - [info] (126 km)5.4 KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND
[Map]
EMSC
Finland / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sun, 25 Feb
Sun, 25 Feb 03:27 UTCM 4.8 / 12.9 km - [info] (192 km)- 191km SE of Raoul Island, New Zealand
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 9 Mar
Fri, 9 Mar 18:02 UTCM 5.2 / 75 km - [info] (101 km)Kermadec Islands, New Zealand
[Map]
GFZ
Thu, 22 Mar
Thu, 22 Mar 07:26 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info] (73 km)- 103km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand
[Map]
USGS
my house / not felt
Sat, 31 Mar
Sat, 31 Mar 06:31 UTCM 5.1 / 21.8 km - [info] (74 km)- 112km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 4 Apr
Wed, 4 Apr 00:49 UTCM 5.2 / 21.8 km - [info] (74 km)- 102km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 4 Apr 00:57 UTCM 4.9 / 25 km - [info] (72 km)- 93km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 20 Apr
Fri, 20 Apr 19:30 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (189 km) KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC

 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: