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Latest quakes in or near Leeston, Canterbury, New Zealand, in the past 24 hours on Sunday, February 5, 2023 - list, stats and map

Updated: Feb 5, 2023 03:59 GMT -
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In the past 24 hours, Leeston had one quake of magnitude 2.2. Look up quakes in the past 30 days!
A weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake occurred in Canterbury, New Zealand, 6 hours ago.

Strongest quake today: Mag. 2.2 | 19 km SW of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Leeston, Canterbury, New Zealand (updated )

Past 24 hours1 quake1 quake M2+
Past 7 days20 quakes7 quakes M2+1 quake M3+1 quake M4+
Past 30 days78 quakes33 quakes M2+6 quakes M3+3 quakes M4+
Past 90 days196 quakes97 quakes M2+9 quakes M3+5 quakes M4+
Past 365 days844 quakes453 quakes M2+62 quakes M3+13 quakes M4+

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Saturday, February 4, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Feb 5, 2023 10:30 am (GMT +13) (Feb 4, 2023 21:30 GMT)

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19 km southwest of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand More
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy

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Seismic station: South Karori, New Zealand (SNZO/IU network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station South Karori, New Zealand: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
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Leeston Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Leeston?

The last earthquake in Leeston occurred 6 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 19 km southwest of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, on Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 at 10:30 am (GMT +13).

How many quakes were there in Leeston today?

In the past 24 hours, Leeston, Canterbury, New Zealand had 1 quakes up to magnitude 2.2.

What was the strongest quake in Leeston today?

The strongest earthquake in Leeston today occurred 6 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 19 km southwest of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, on Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 at 10:30 am (GMT +13).

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