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Latest quakes in or near Paraparaumu, Wellington, New Zealand, in the past 24 hours on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 24, 2022 21:57 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 3
  • 9 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 13 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Paraparaumu had 1 quake of magnitude 3.2 and 9 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 13 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
A weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake occurred in Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, 22 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.4 | Tasman Sea, 169 km NW of Wellington, New Zealand -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 3.2 | 38 km SE of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Paraparaumu, Wellington, New Zealand (updated )

Past 24 hours:21 quakes | 9 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 7 days:99 quakes | 45 quakes M2+ | 3 quakes M3+
Past 30 days:571 quakes | 212 quakes M2+ | 18 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 90 days:1,716 quakes | 637 quakes M2+ | 64 quakes M3+ | 4 quakes M4+
Past 365 days:6,766 quakes | 2,517 quakes M2+ | 257 quakes M3+ | 23 quakes M4+ | 3 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (23 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 GMT (20 quakes)
May 25, 2022 8:17 am (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 20:17 GMT)
2.4

197 km
Tasman Sea, 169 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
May 25, 2022 8:01 am (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 20:01 GMT)
1.2

49 km
40 km southwest of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
May 25, 2022 7:34 am (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 19:34 GMT)
2.6

106 km
Tasman Sea, 76 km south of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
May 25, 2022 7:04 am (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 19:04 GMT)
1.0

21 km
New Zealand MoreMap
May 25, 2022 6:36 am (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 18:36 GMT)
2.0

5 km
Tasman Sea, 43 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
May 25, 2022 6:26 am (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 18:26 GMT)
2.4

12 km
Tasman Sea, 75 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
May 25, 2022 4:27 am (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 16:27 GMT)
1.4

20 km
New Zealand MoreMap
May 25, 2022 2:21 am (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 14:21 GMT)
1.6

20 km
50 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
May 25, 2022 12:46 am (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 12:46 GMT)
1.2

8.4 km
New Zealand MoreMap
May 24, 2022 11:41 pm (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 11:41 GMT)
1.6

10.7 km
6.6 km south of Waiouru, Ruapehu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
May 24, 2022 11:29 pm (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 11:29 GMT)
1.6

5.9 km
8.3 km southeast of Levin, Horowhenua District, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
May 24, 2022 10:21 pm (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 10:21 GMT)
2.0

46 km
31 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
May 24, 2022 10:12 pm (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 10:12 GMT)
1.2

20 km
New Zealand MoreMap
May 24, 2022 10:08 pm (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 10:08 GMT)
2.2

27 km
Tasman Sea, 11 km south of Whanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
May 24, 2022 9:14 pm (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 09:14 GMT)
0.8

38 km
New Zealand MoreMap
May 24, 2022 6:44 pm (GMT +12) (May 24, 2022 06:44 GMT)
1.3

24 km
New Zealand MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 6.3 x 109 joules (1.76 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.52 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Paraparaumu Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Paraparaumu?

The last earthquake in Paraparaumu occurred 1 hour and 40 minutes ago: Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - Tasman Sea, 169 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand, on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 8:17 am (GMT +12).

How many quakes were there in Paraparaumu today?

In the past 24 hours, Paraparaumu, Wellington, New Zealand had 23 quakes up to magnitude 3.2.

What was the strongest quake in Paraparaumu today?

The strongest earthquake in Paraparaumu today occurred 22 hours ago: Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - 38 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 11:29 am (GMT +12).

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