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Latest earthquakes near Takapau, Central Hawke's Bay District, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, today, past 24 hours, Friday, 16 Apr 2021

Updated 16 Apr 2021 12:27 GMT -
There were 6 small quakes between magnitudes 1.0 and 1.9 in or near Takapau during the past 24 hours.
Biggest quake today: 1.9 quake Central Hawke's Bay District, 75 km south of Napier City, New Zealand, 15 April 2021 23:57 GMT
Most recent quake: 1.4 quake New Zealand 16 April 2021 10:59 GMT
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (6 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
16 Apr 2021 10:59:31 GMT

34 km
(119 km)New Zealand MoreMap
16 Apr 2021 10:09:01 GMT

24 km
(111 km)28 km northeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
16 Apr 2021 00:28:58 GMT

18 km
(137 km)37 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
15 Apr 2021 23:57:24 GMT

38 km
(128 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 75 km south of Napier City, New Zealand MoreMap
15 Apr 2021 23:26:02 GMT

13 km
Ruapehu (27 km)New Zealand MoreMap
15 Apr 2021 15:10:38 GMT

45 km
Ruapehu (123 km)55 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.1 x 108 joules (29.9 kilowatt hours) More info

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