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Quakes and stats within 500 km (311 mi) of 35.6°S/178.1°E past 3 days

UP by 466%
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Dec 2, 2022 16:26 GMT -
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The total number of quakes above magnitude 2 that occurred during the 3 days in the marked area was 279, 466% more than usually. This is compared to the average number (Ø) of 49.3 quakes obtained from the 100 preceding 3 days intervals with a standard mean deviation (σ) of 25.2 (which is a measure of the typical amount of variation, or spread, of quake numbers during such a time interval).
Interpretation: There is a clear increase in detected quakes during the past 3 days. Most notably, there was a strong increase in larger quakes of magnitude 5+.
MagTotal #ØσObs. deviation
6+000n/a
5+200.3+2+4900% (+7σ)
4+41.91.5+2.1+109% (+1.4σ)
3+367.64.3+28.5+377% (+6.6σ)
2+23739.821.6+197.2+496% (+9.1σ)
All27949.325.2+229.7+466% (+9.1σ)
Explanation:
BLACK = Number of quakes within normal statistical range
RED = Significantly lower than normal number of quakes
GREEN = Significantly higher than normal number of quakes

Latest confirmed earthquakes in the marked area past 3 days

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Showing recent quakes magnitude 2.4 or higher (122).
Date and time Mag
Depth
Location Details
2 Dec 2022 15:44:01 GMT
42 minutes ago
2.4

5 km
23 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 13:01:32 GMT
3 hours ago
2.6

22 km
South Pacific Ocean, 68 km south of Gisborne, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 12:58:07 GMT
3 hours ago
2.6

58 km
Waikato, 23 km west of North Island, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 12:46:43 GMT
4 hours ago
3.5

5 km
22 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
2 Dec 2022 11:48:38 GMT
5 hours ago
2.4

5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
2 Dec 2022 11:46:47 GMT
5 hours ago
2.6

5 km
South Pacific Ocean, 46 km northeast of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 11:27:29 GMT
5 hours ago
3.4

206 km
South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 08:36:37 GMT
8 hours ago
2.5

181 km
South Pacific Ocean, 54 km east of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 08:04:58 GMT
8 hours ago
3.2

123 km
South Pacific Ocean, 150 km northeast of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 07:39:57 GMT
9 hours ago
2.7

213 km
42 km southeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 06:39:29 GMT
10 hours ago
2.4

5 km
20 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 06:25:10 GMT
10 hours ago
2.7

5 km
19 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 05:51:35 GMT
11 hours ago
2.6

80 km
46 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 05:07:49 GMT
11 hours ago
5.4

157 km
Waikato, 31 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand 41 reportsMore
2 Dec 2022 05:07:43 GMT
11 hours ago
2.5

67 km
South Pacific Ocean, 87 km northeast of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 03:09:00 GMT
13 hours ago
2.4

5 km
16 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 02:59:58 GMT
13 hours ago
2.6

5 km
22 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 01:40:05 GMT
15 hours ago
2.7

6.6 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 01:18:55 GMT
15 hours ago
2.5

5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 01:16:47 GMT
15 hours ago
2.6

207 km
South Pacific Ocean, 52 km northeast of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
2 Dec 2022 01:13:18 GMT
15 hours ago
2.6

5.5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 22:22:51 GMT
18 hours ago
2.4

52 km
31 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 21:22:33 GMT
19 hours ago
2.6

5 km
13 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 18:23:24 GMT
22 hours ago
2.6

5 km
North Island, 21 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
1 Dec 2022 18:10:53 GMT
22 hours ago
2.4

5 km
57 km northwest of Gisborne, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 17:00:37 GMT
23 hours ago
2.8

5 km
North Island, 22 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
1 Dec 2022 16:37:27 GMT
24 hours ago
3.9

5 km
23 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 2 reportsMore
1 Dec 2022 13:47:41 GMT
1 day 3 hours ago
2.4

5 km
13 km northwest of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 13:41:19 GMT
1 day 3 hours ago
2.4

158 km
Manawatu-Wanganui, 59 km northwest of North Island, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 12:52:00 GMT
1 day 4 hours ago
2.9

144 km
50 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 12:49:37 GMT
1 day 4 hours ago
2.7

40 km
23 km south of Hicks Bay, Gisborne District, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 12:03:24 GMT
1 day 4 hours ago
2.4

5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 10:54:10 GMT
1 day 6 hours ago
2.5

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, 48 km southeast of Gisborne, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 10:23:10 GMT
1 day 6 hours ago
2.5

30 km
19 km south of Hicks Bay, Gisborne District, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 09:45:14 GMT
1 day 7 hours ago
2.4

5 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 09:42:15 GMT
1 day 7 hours ago
2.7

4.9 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 09:26:20 GMT
1 day 7 hours ago
3.2

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 08:54:12 GMT
1 day 8 hours ago
2.6

4.9 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 08:51:22 GMT
1 day 8 hours ago
2.4

5 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 08:47:45 GMT
1 day 8 hours ago
2.4

5.8 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 08:35:28 GMT
1 day 8 hours ago
3.6

6.8 km
13 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 5 reportsMore
1 Dec 2022 07:57:11 GMT
1 day 8 hours ago
2.4

7.5 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 07:54:36 GMT
1 day 9 hours ago
2.7

7 km
13 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 07:40:51 GMT
1 day 9 hours ago
2.6

5 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 07:09:35 GMT
1 day 9 hours ago
3.2

5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 07:08:15 GMT
1 day 9 hours ago
3.1

5 km
13 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
1 Dec 2022 06:33:05 GMT
1 day 10 hours ago
2.5

5 km
North Island, 22 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 06:23:30 GMT
1 day 10 hours ago
2.4

7.6 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 06:12:30 GMT
1 day 10 hours ago
3.3

5 km
22 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 06:05:04 GMT
1 day 10 hours ago
2.5

5 km
North Island, 21 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 06:00:27 GMT
1 day 10 hours ago
2.8

5 km
23 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 05:56:31 GMT
1 day 10 hours ago
3.6

6.6 km
North Island, 23 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 05:34:26 GMT
1 day 11 hours ago
2.9

12 km
North Island, 19 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 05:17:19 GMT
1 day 11 hours ago
2.7

6.7 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 02:46:41 GMT
1 day 14 hours ago
2.6

164 km
South Pacific Ocean, 46 km east of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 02:22:48 GMT
1 day 14 hours ago
2.4

6.8 km
21 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 01:33:02 GMT
1 day 15 hours ago
3.0

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, 99 km northeast of Hicks Bay, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 00:58:23 GMT
1 day 15 hours ago
2.4

5 km
North Island, 19 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
1 Dec 2022 00:53:00 GMT
1 day 16 hours ago
4.1

9.7 km
20 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 2 reportsMore
1 Dec 2022 00:20:22 GMT
1 day 16 hours ago
2.4

5 km
North Island, 20 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 20:10:42 GMT
1 day 20 hours ago
2.4

5 km
North Island, 23 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 19:44:01 GMT
1 day 21 hours ago
3.4

4.3 km
16 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
30 Nov 2022 19:32:14 GMT
1 day 21 hours ago
2.9

8.6 km
North Island, 21 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 19:06:19 GMT
1 day 21 hours ago
2.5

5 km
North Island, 22 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 18:41:49 GMT
1 day 22 hours ago
3.1

7.2 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 15:56:14 GMT
2 days ago
2.7

27 km
Manawatu-Wanganui, 46 km south of North Island, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 15:51:42 GMT
2 days ago
3.5

5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
30 Nov 2022 15:51:06 GMT
2 days ago
3.5

5 km
North Island, 21 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 15:47:48 GMT
2 days ago
2.9

5 km
17 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 15:41:05 GMT
2 days ago
3.2

5 km
16 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 15:38:29 GMT
2 days ago
2.8

5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 15:35:12 GMT
2 days ago
3.9

5 km
20 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 15:12:04 GMT
2 days ago
4.5

300 km
South Pacific Ocean More
30 Nov 2022 15:09:52 GMT
2 days ago
2.8

5 km
19 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 14:57:47 GMT
2 days ago
2.4

5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 14:48:25 GMT
2 days ago
3.1

5 km
North Island, 22 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 2 reportsMore
30 Nov 2022 14:00:55 GMT
2 days ago
2.4

5 km
24 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 13:43:03 GMT
2 days ago
3.1

5 km
North Island, 28 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 13:09:26 GMT
2 days ago
2.8

5 km
16 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 12:22:49 GMT
2 days ago
2.8

5 km
16 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 12:19:14 GMT
2 days ago
2.5

5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:43:55 GMT
2 days ago
2.5

5 km
Bay of Plenty, 20 km northwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:40:14 GMT
2 days ago
4.5

10 km
14 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 7 reportsMore
30 Nov 2022 11:36:43 GMT
2 days ago
2.4

5 km
North Island, 21 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:33:54 GMT
2 days ago
3.4

5 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:33:24 GMT
2 days ago
3.6

5 km
12 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
30 Nov 2022 11:31:47 GMT
2 days ago
2.4

5 km
15 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
30 Nov 2022 11:26:42 GMT
2 days ago
2.5

5 km
14 km south of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:25:55 GMT
2 days ago
2.4

5 km
17 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:24:15 GMT
2 days ago
3.1

5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:22:22 GMT
2 days ago
2.8

5 km
19 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:21:06 GMT
2 days ago
3.2

5 km
North Island, 20 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 2 reportsMore
30 Nov 2022 11:20:41 GMT
2 days ago
3.3

5 km
19 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:19:39 GMT
2 days ago
2.7

5 km
17 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:14:20 GMT
2 days ago
3.2

5 km
117 km northwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 2 reportsMore
30 Nov 2022 11:12:52 GMT
2 days ago
2.7

5 km
17 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:10:04 GMT
2 days ago
2.9

5 km
16 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:09:05 GMT
2 days ago
2.6

5 km
20 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:07:11 GMT
2 days ago
3.0

3.1 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:06:17 GMT
2 days ago
2.5

4.5 km
North Island, 21 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:05:05 GMT
2 days ago
3.2

5.7 km
13 km south of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:04:03 GMT
2 days ago
3.1

2.5 km
North Island, 25 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 11:02:21 GMT
2 days ago
3.9

4.5 km
19 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
30 Nov 2022 11:00:59 GMT
2 days ago
3.9

5 km
North Island, 24 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
30 Nov 2022 10:58:55 GMT
2 days ago
2.9

5 km
6 km north of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 10:57:58 GMT
2 days ago
2.8

5 km
North Island, 24 km south of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 10:55:40 GMT
2 days ago
3.3

6.9 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
30 Nov 2022 10:54:56 GMT
2 days ago
3.2

5 km
13 km south of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 10:54:21 GMT
2 days ago
3.6

5 km
14 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 3 reportsMore
30 Nov 2022 10:51:45 GMT
2 days ago
3.5

5 km
15 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 10 reportsMore
30 Nov 2022 10:51:06 GMT
2 days ago
3.6

5 km
17 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 8 reportsMore
30 Nov 2022 10:47:59 GMT
2 days ago
5.6

5 km
North Island, 21 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 287 reportsMore
30 Nov 2022 10:38:02 GMT
2 days ago
2.7

5 km
North Island, 22 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
30 Nov 2022 09:39:26 GMT
2 days ago
2.7

30 km
South Pacific Ocean, 59 km east of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 08:44:44 GMT
2 days ago
2.7

25 km
South Pacific Ocean, 61 km east of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 07:05:19 GMT
2 days ago
3.4

205 km
South Pacific Ocean, 89 km northeast of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 06:42:45 GMT
2 days ago
2.6

183 km
South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 05:37:19 GMT
2 days ago
4.0

5 km
North Island, 19 km south of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 5 reportsMore
30 Nov 2022 03:22:43 GMT
3 days ago
2.6

163 km
31 km northwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
30 Nov 2022 02:06:17 GMT
3 days ago
2.8

38 km
17 km southwest of Hicks Bay, Gisborne District, New Zealand More
29 Nov 2022 19:41:41 GMT
3 days ago
2.8

159 km
39 km east of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMore
29 Nov 2022 16:56:42 GMT
3 days ago
2.8

153 km
Waikato, 58 km northwest of North Island, New Zealand More
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.5 x 1013 joules (6.97 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 6000 tons of TNT or 0.4 atomic bombs!) More info
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