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Latest earthquakes near Otaki, Kapiti Coast District, Wellington, New Zealand, past 30 days

Updated 3 Mar 2021 18:35 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Otaki was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.5, 5 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 58 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 146 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 4.5 quake Porirua City, 26 km northeast of Wellington, New Zealand, 20 Feb 2021 6:15 pm (GMT +13)
Biggest quake today: 2.4 quake Tasman Sea, 55 km west of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, 3 Mar 2021 2:31 pm (GMT +13)
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Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Wed, 3 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
3 Mar 2021 2:31 pm (GMT +13) (3 Mar 2021 01:31:31 GMT)
2.4

18 km
(135 km)Tasman Sea, 55 km west of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 2 Mar 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2 Mar 2021 11:06 pm (GMT +13) (2 Mar 2021 10:06:03 GMT)
3.0

5 km
(203 km)Tasman Sea, 29 km north of Wellington, New Zealand
I FELT IT - 1 report
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2 Mar 2021 1:11 pm (GMT +13) (2 Mar 2021 00:11:28 GMT)
3.2

62 km
(160 km)Tasman Sea, 73 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand
I FELT IT
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Mon, 1 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2 Mar 2021 2:22 am (GMT +13) (1 Mar 2021 13:22:51 GMT)
2.7

3.4 km
(139 km)Tasman Sea, 91 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand
I FELT IT
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Sun, 28 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
1 Mar 2021 12:37 pm (GMT +13) (28 Feb 2021 23:37:27 GMT)
3.0

17 km
(127 km)27 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
I FELT IT
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Sat, 27 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
28 Feb 2021 7:29 am (GMT +13) (27 Feb 2021 18:29:39 GMT)
2.4

26 km
(206 km)Tasman Sea, 32 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
28 Feb 2021 4:28 am (GMT +13) (27 Feb 2021 15:28:46 GMT)
3.2

30 km
(140 km)Tasman Sea, 39 km southwest of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
I FELT IT
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27 Feb 2021 9:14 pm (GMT +13) (27 Feb 2021 08:14:38 GMT)
2.9

23 km
(202 km)Tasman Sea, 32 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 26 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
27 Feb 2021 12:40 pm (GMT +13) (26 Feb 2021 23:40:22 GMT)
2.0

21 km
(164 km)23 km north of Masterton, Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 25 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
26 Feb 2021 8:47 am (GMT +13) (25 Feb 2021 19:47:32 GMT)
2.1

33 km
(116 km)Tasman Sea, 86 km west of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
26 Feb 2021 6:29 am (GMT +13) (25 Feb 2021 17:29:27 GMT)
2.3

12 km
(98 km)Tasman Sea, 64 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
26 Feb 2021 5:57 am (GMT +13) (25 Feb 2021 16:57:57 GMT)
2.1

21 km
(237 km)Lower Hutt City, 21 km southeast of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 24 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
25 Feb 2021 11:02 am (GMT +13) (24 Feb 2021 22:02:36 GMT)
2.1

83 km
(110 km)Tasman Sea, 119 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 22 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
23 Feb 2021 8:42 am (GMT +13) (22 Feb 2021 19:42:07 GMT)
2.3

19 km
(180 km)13 km northeast of Masterton, Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
23 Feb 2021 1:00 am (GMT +13) (22 Feb 2021 12:00:29 GMT)
2.1

24 km
(136 km)Tasman Sea, 60 km west of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 20 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
21 Feb 2021 11:41 am (GMT +13) (20 Feb 2021 22:41:43 GMT)
2.6

20 km
(141 km)33 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
21 Feb 2021 8:21 am (GMT +13) (20 Feb 2021 19:21:37 GMT)
2.0

12 km
(112 km)Tasman Sea, 27 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
20 Feb 2021 6:15 pm (GMT +13) (20 Feb 2021 05:15:06 GMT)
4.5

25 km
(208 km)Porirua City, 26 km northeast of Wellington, New Zealand 23 reportsMoreMap
20 Feb 2021 4:09 pm (GMT +13) (20 Feb 2021 03:09:01 GMT)
2.8

21 km
(150 km)37 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 19 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
20 Feb 2021 10:55 am (GMT +13) (19 Feb 2021 21:55:26 GMT)
2.9

37 km
(116 km)Tasman Sea, 51 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
19 Feb 2021 9:56 pm (GMT +13) (19 Feb 2021 08:56:29 GMT)
2.0

18 km
(106 km)Tasman Sea, 23 km south of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 18 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
19 Feb 2021 12:47 pm (GMT +13) (18 Feb 2021 23:47:13 GMT)
2.0

49 km
(163 km)Tasman Sea, 67 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
19 Feb 2021 11:41 am (GMT +13) (18 Feb 2021 22:41:36 GMT)
2.0

22 km
(120 km)Tasman Sea, 38 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
19 Feb 2021 10:03 am (GMT +13) (18 Feb 2021 21:03:25 GMT)
2.1

24 km
(139 km)31 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 17 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
18 Feb 2021 12:58 am (GMT +13) (17 Feb 2021 11:58:53 GMT)
2.0

5 km
(196 km)South Wairarapa District, 27 km northeast of Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
17 Feb 2021 11:46 pm (GMT +13) (17 Feb 2021 10:46:23 GMT)
2.2

12 km
(165 km)Tasman Sea, 64 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
17 Feb 2021 1:55 pm (GMT +13) (17 Feb 2021 00:55:32 GMT)
2.0

20 km
(177 km)12 km northeast of Masterton, Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 16 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
17 Feb 2021 9:36 am (GMT +12) (16 Feb 2021 21:36:07 GMT)
2.1

25 km
(135 km)Tasman Sea, 1 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
16 Feb 2021 9:20 pm (GMT +13) (16 Feb 2021 08:20:05 GMT)
2.1

28 km
(140 km)Tasman Sea, 95 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
16 Feb 2021 7:05 pm (GMT +13) (16 Feb 2021 06:05:21 GMT)
2.1

27 km
(122 km)19 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 15 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
15 Feb 2021 8:22 pm (GMT +13) (15 Feb 2021 07:22:26 GMT)
2.5

25 km
(140 km)Tasman Sea, 58 km west of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 14 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
14 Feb 2021 8:33 pm (GMT +13) (14 Feb 2021 07:33:15 GMT)
2.0

53 km
(155 km)Tasman Sea, 76 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
14 Feb 2021 8:30 pm (GMT +13) (14 Feb 2021 07:30:04 GMT)
2.2

25 km
(172 km)20 km northwest of Masterton, Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
14 Feb 2021 5:39 pm (GMT +13) (14 Feb 2021 04:39:56 GMT)
2.0

5.4 km
(103 km)Tasman Sea, 62 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 13 Feb 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
14 Feb 2021 9:18 am (GMT +13) (13 Feb 2021 20:18:08 GMT)
2.1

18 km
(228 km)Lower Hutt City, 20 km east of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
14 Feb 2021 5:32 am (GMT +13) (13 Feb 2021 16:32:57 GMT)
2.5

23 km
(156 km)17 km east of Levin, Horowhenua District, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
14 Feb 2021 2:41 am (GMT +13) (13 Feb 2021 13:41:53 GMT)
2.0

31 km
(173 km)Tasman Sea, 57 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
14 Feb 2021 1:31 am (GMT +13) (13 Feb 2021 12:31:07 GMT)
2.4

21 km
(154 km)38 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
13 Feb 2021 4:37 pm (GMT +12) (13 Feb 2021 04:37:41 GMT)
2.1

12 km
(115 km)Tasman Sea, 30 km south of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 12 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
13 Feb 2021 1:10 am (GMT +13) (12 Feb 2021 12:10:34 GMT)
2.5

12 km
(127 km)Tasman Sea, 80 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
12 Feb 2021 9:03 am (GMT +13) (11 Feb 2021 20:03:09 GMT)
2.0

8.5 km
(218 km)Tasman Sea, 21 km west of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
12 Feb 2021 12:04 am (GMT +13) (11 Feb 2021 11:04:26 GMT)
2.0

13 km
(236 km)Tasman Sea, 7.4 km south of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
11 Feb 2021 7:45 pm (GMT +13) (11 Feb 2021 06:45:52 GMT)
2.0

25 km
(131 km)Tasman Sea, 99 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 10 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
11 Feb 2021 12:18 pm (GMT +13) (10 Feb 2021 23:18:46 GMT)
3.0

69 km
(130 km)Tasman Sea, 99 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
11 Feb 2021 7:15 am (GMT +13) (10 Feb 2021 18:15:43 GMT)
2.0

26 km
(167 km)Kapiti Coast District, Wellington, 18 km southwest of Levin, New Zealand MoreMap
11 Feb 2021 3:23 am (GMT +13) (10 Feb 2021 14:23:31 GMT)
2.5

30 km
(156 km)42 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 9 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
10 Feb 2021 12:22 am (GMT +13) (9 Feb 2021 11:22:01 GMT)
2.6

26 km
(141 km)Tasman Sea, 59 km west of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
9 Feb 2021 9:39 pm (GMT +13) (9 Feb 2021 08:39:58 GMT)
2.1

24 km
(123 km)21 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
9 Feb 2021 6:14 pm (GMT +13) (9 Feb 2021 05:14:18 GMT)
2.6

28 km
(208 km)Porirua City, 14 km north of Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
9 Feb 2021 1:56 pm (GMT +13) (9 Feb 2021 00:56:46 GMT)
2.9

4.7 km
(182 km)Tasman Sea, 48 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 7 Feb 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
8 Feb 2021 11:25 am (GMT +13) (7 Feb 2021 22:25:48 GMT)
2.6

17 km
(178 km)Tasman Sea, 10.1 km north of Paraparaumu, New Zealand MoreMap
8 Feb 2021 1:01 am (GMT +13) (7 Feb 2021 12:01:05 GMT)
2.4

25 km
(208 km)Porirua City, 15 km north of Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
7 Feb 2021 11:36 pm (GMT +13) (7 Feb 2021 10:36:35 GMT)
2.1

20 km
(233 km)South Wairarapa District, 22 km southeast of Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand 1 reportMoreMap
7 Feb 2021 8:19 pm (GMT +13) (7 Feb 2021 07:19:26 GMT)
2.1

19 km
(122 km)19 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
7 Feb 2021 5:01 pm (GMT +13) (7 Feb 2021 04:01:51 GMT)
2.2

28 km
(157 km)Tasman Sea, 36 km northwest of Kapiti Island, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 6 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
6 Feb 2021 6:11 pm (GMT +13) (6 Feb 2021 05:11:15 GMT)
2.4

68 km
(133 km)Tasman Sea, 59 km north of Forsyth Island, New Zealand MoreMap
6 Feb 2021 2:51 pm (GMT +13) (6 Feb 2021 01:51:26 GMT)
2.0

20 km
(222 km)South Wairarapa District, 20 km southeast of Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 4 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
5 Feb 2021 10:04 am (GMT +12) (4 Feb 2021 22:04:06 GMT)
2.7

12 km
(115 km)Tasman Sea, 31 km south of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
5 Feb 2021 3:25 am (GMT +12) (4 Feb 2021 15:25:51 GMT)
2.1

5 km
(115 km)Tasman Sea, 34 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
5 Feb 2021 12:52 am (GMT +12) (4 Feb 2021 12:52:55 GMT)
2.2

28 km
(137 km)Tasman Sea, 56 km west of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
4 Feb 2021 11:39 pm (GMT +13) (4 Feb 2021 10:39:56 GMT)
2.0

12 km
(100 km)Rangitikei District, 31 km southeast of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 3 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
4 Feb 2021 9:52 am (GMT +13) (3 Feb 2021 20:52:33 GMT)
2.4

33 km
(227 km)Tasman Sea, 16 km south of Arapawa Island, New Zealand MoreMap
4 Feb 2021 12:38 am (GMT +13) (3 Feb 2021 11:38:10 GMT)
2.0

2 km
(168 km)Tasman Sea, 22 km north of Paraparaumu, New Zealand MoreMap
4 Feb 2021 12:19 am (GMT +13) (3 Feb 2021 11:19:57 GMT)
2.1

14 km
(111 km)Tasman Sea, 24 km south of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.8 x 1011 joules (107 megawatt hours, equivalent to 91.7 tons of TNT) More info

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