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Latest earthquakes near Kawerau, Kawerau District, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, past 30 days

Updated 14 Apr 2021 18:45 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Kawerau was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.3, 1 quake of magnitude 4.1, 10 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 94 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 96 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 5.3 quake Whakatane District, 53 km southeast of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 23 Mar 2021 7:15 am (GMT +13)
Biggest quake today: 2.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, 52 km north of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 14 April 2021 18:33 GMT
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Showing most recent quakes and quakes magnitude 2.4 or higher (45 out of 202 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
14 Apr 2021 18:33:58 GMT
2.6

5 km
(0 km)South Pacific Ocean, 52 km north of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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14 Apr 2021 13:27:45 GMT
2.5

160 km
(45 km)South Pacific Ocean, 47 km east of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
13 Apr 2021 17:56:57 GMT
2.4

130 km
Rotorua (14 km) - New Zealand21 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 11 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
11 Apr 2021 04:10:51 GMT
2.4

5 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (20 km) - New Zealand30 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
10 Apr 2021 06:49:43 GMT
2.8

113 km
White Island (18 km)South Pacific Ocean, 54 km north of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 7 Apr 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
8 Apr 2021 5:37 am (GMT +12) (7 Apr 2021 17:37:56 GMT)
3.3

5 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (33 km) - New ZealandSouth Pacific Ocean, 32 km northwest of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand 8 reportsMoreMap
7 Apr 2021 9:55 pm (GMT +12) (7 Apr 2021 09:55:24 GMT)
2.7

66 km
White Island (14 km)South Pacific Ocean, 52 km northeast of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 6 Apr 2021 (GMT) (8 earthquakes)
7 Apr 2021 5:55 am (GMT +12) (6 Apr 2021 17:55:02 GMT)
2.8

5 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (19 km) - New ZealandWhakatane District, 32 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand 4 reportsMoreMap
7 Apr 2021 4:57 am (GMT +12) (6 Apr 2021 16:57:23 GMT)
2.7

141 km
Maroa (10 km) - New ZealandSouth Waikato District, 43 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
7 Apr 2021 1:17 am (GMT +12) (6 Apr 2021 13:17:25 GMT)
2.4

3.8 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (20 km) - New ZealandWhakatane District, 33 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand 1 reportMoreMap
6 Apr 2021 11:43 pm (GMT +12) (6 Apr 2021 11:43:50 GMT)
2.4

3.3 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (20 km) - New ZealandWhakatane District, 34 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
6 Apr 2021 8:50 pm (GMT +12) (6 Apr 2021 08:50:22 GMT)
3.3

5 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (19 km) - New ZealandWhakatane District, 32 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand 33 reportsMoreMap
6 Apr 2021 12:36 pm (GMT +12) (6 Apr 2021 00:36:30 GMT)
3.4

5 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (19 km) - New Zealand32 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand 31 reportsMoreMap
6 Apr 2021 12:34 pm (GMT +12) (6 Apr 2021 00:34:41 GMT)
2.7

1.8 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (20 km) - New Zealand32 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
6 Apr 2021 12:34 pm (GMT +12) (6 Apr 2021 00:34:30 GMT)
2.4

3.9 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (19 km) - New Zealand32 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand 2 reportsMoreMap
Sat, 3 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
4 Apr 2021 2:54 am (GMT +12) (3 Apr 2021 14:54:45 GMT)
2.5

2.9 km
White Island (3 km)South Pacific Ocean, 49 km north of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 2 Apr 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
3 Apr 2021 7:49 am (GMT +13) (2 Apr 2021 18:49:54 GMT)
2.5

109 km
Taupo (21 km) - New Zealand16 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
3 Apr 2021 12:07 am (GMT +13) (2 Apr 2021 11:07:39 GMT)
2.4

140 km
Rotorua (20 km) - New Zealand13 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
2 Apr 2021 5:24 pm (GMT +13) (2 Apr 2021 04:24:01 GMT)
2.5

138 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (27 km) - New ZealandWestern Bay of Plenty District, 42 km southeast of Tauranga, New Zealand MoreMap
2 Apr 2021 1:51 pm (GMT +13) (2 Apr 2021 00:51:11 GMT)
3.3

47 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (57 km) - New ZealandOpotiki District, 17 km southeast of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 30 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
31 Mar 2021 3:51 am (GMT +13) (30 Mar 2021 14:51:24 GMT)
2.4

125 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (27 km) - New ZealandWestern Bay of Plenty District, 38 km southeast of Tauranga, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 29 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
29 Mar 2021 5:03 pm (GMT +13) (29 Mar 2021 04:03:32 GMT)
3.3

43 km
White Island (58 km)Opotiki District, 24 km southeast of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 27 Mar 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
28 Mar 2021 9:37 am (GMT +13) (27 Mar 2021 20:37:58 GMT)
2.5

2.6 km
White Island (4 km)South Pacific Ocean, 48 km north of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
28 Mar 2021 8:35 am (GMT +13) (27 Mar 2021 19:35:57 GMT)
2.5

3.8 km
Reporoa (26 km) - New Zealand12 km northeast of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
27 Mar 2021 1:35 pm (GMT +13) (27 Mar 2021 00:35:18 GMT)
2.5

242 km
Rotorua (47 km) - New ZealandWestern Bay of Plenty District, 29 km southwest of Tauranga, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 26 Mar 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
27 Mar 2021 5:57 am (GMT +13) (26 Mar 2021 16:57:35 GMT)
2.5

141 km
Maroa (17 km) - New ZealandSouth Waikato District, 30 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
26 Mar 2021 1:35 pm (GMT +13) (26 Mar 2021 00:35:16 GMT)
3.8

271 km
Rotorua (34 km) - New ZealandWestern Bay of Plenty District, 23 km southeast of Tauranga, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 25 Mar 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
26 Mar 2021 4:26 am (GMT +13) (25 Mar 2021 15:26:27 GMT)
4.1

114 km
Taupo (21 km) - New Zealand15 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMoreMap
26 Mar 2021 12:03 am (GMT +13) (25 Mar 2021 11:03:58 GMT)
2.6

143 km
Rotorua (5 km) - New Zealand4 km east of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 24 Mar 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
25 Mar 2021 1:58 am (GMT +13) (24 Mar 2021 12:58:07 GMT)
2.4

141 km
Rotorua (13 km) - New Zealand8 km west of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
24 Mar 2021 6:13 pm (GMT +13) (24 Mar 2021 05:13:27 GMT)
3.1

247 km
Rotorua (34 km) - New ZealandWestern Bay of Plenty District, 28 km southwest of Tauranga, New Zealand MoreMap
24 Mar 2021 6:07 pm (GMT +13) (24 Mar 2021 05:07:06 GMT)
2.5

135 km
Maroa (12 km) - New ZealandSouth Waikato District, 89 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 23 Mar 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
24 Mar 2021 10:23 am (GMT +13) (23 Mar 2021 21:23:40 GMT)
2.5

140 km
Rotorua (29 km) - New ZealandSouth Waikato District, 26 km west of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
23 Mar 2021 5:56 pm (GMT +13) (23 Mar 2021 04:56:58 GMT)
2.5

137 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (45 km) - New ZealandSouth Pacific Ocean, 31 km east of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 22 Mar 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
23 Mar 2021 7:59 am (GMT +13) (22 Mar 2021 18:59:39 GMT)
3.0

135 km
Rotorua (24 km) - New ZealandSouth Waikato District, 19 km west of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
23 Mar 2021 7:15 am (GMT +13) (22 Mar 2021 18:15:31 GMT)
5.3

133 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (30 km) - New ZealandWhakatane District, 53 km southeast of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand 12 reportsMoreMap
23 Mar 2021 2:03 am (GMT +13) (22 Mar 2021 13:03:24 GMT)
2.9

196 km
(44 km)South Pacific Ocean, 20 km east of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 21 Mar 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
22 Mar 2021 9:16 am (GMT +13) (21 Mar 2021 20:16:48 GMT)
2.6

159 km
Taupo (24 km) - New Zealand12 km northwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
21 Mar 2021 10:16 pm (GMT +13) (21 Mar 2021 09:16:13 GMT)
2.7

157 km
Rotorua (10 km) - New Zealand13 km northwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 20 Mar 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
21 Mar 2021 8:26 am (GMT +13) (20 Mar 2021 19:26:17 GMT)
2.4

137 km
Reporoa (10 km) - New Zealand25 km southeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
21 Mar 2021 3:56 am (GMT +13) (20 Mar 2021 14:56:30 GMT)
2.4

121 km
Okataina (Tarawera) (27 km) - New ZealandWhakatane District, 51 km southeast of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
21 Mar 2021 12:58 am (GMT +13) (20 Mar 2021 11:58:27 GMT)
2.5

145 km
Rotorua (24 km) - New ZealandSouth Waikato District, 20 km west of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
20 Mar 2021 3:26 pm (GMT +13) (20 Mar 2021 02:26:42 GMT)
3.5

79 km
White Island (43 km)South Pacific Ocean, 36 km east of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand 1 reportMoreMap
20 Mar 2021 2:23 pm (GMT +13) (20 Mar 2021 01:23:30 GMT)
3.0

234 km
Rotorua (43 km) - New ZealandSouth Pacific Ocean, 12 km east of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 17 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
17 Mar 2021 2:39 pm (GMT +13) (17 Mar 2021 01:39:56 GMT)
2.5

154 km
Rotorua (40 km) - New ZealandWestern Bay of Plenty District, 26 km east of Tauranga, New Zealand MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.8 x 1012 joules (1.61 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1388 tons of TNT) More info

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