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Latest quakes in or near Thames, Waikato, New Zealand, in the past 24 hours on Thursday, October 6, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Oct 6, 2022 06:18 GMT -
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Over the past 24 hours, Thames had 3 quakes of magnitude 2.0+, the largest largest being a 2.6 quake. Look up quakes in the past 30 days!
A minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred in Waikato, New Zealand, 1 hour and 40 minutes ago.

Strongest quake today: Mag. 2.6 | 87 km SE of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Thames, Waikato, New Zealand (updated )

Past 24 hours3 quakes | 3 quakes M2+
Past 7 days43 quakes | 26 quakes M2+ | 3 quakes M3+
Past 30 days226 quakes | 145 quakes M2+ | 26 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 90 days627 quakes | 407 quakes M2+ | 64 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+
Past 365 days2,845 quakes | 1,746 quakes M2+ | 230 quakes M3+ | 17 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (3 quakes):
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Thursday, October 6, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 6, 2022 5:39 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 6, 2022 04:39 GMT)

145 km
87 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand More
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Oct 6, 2022 3:01 am (GMT +13) (Oct 5, 2022 14:01 GMT)

127 km
49 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 9:58 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 5, 2022 08:58 GMT)

173 km
Waikato, 24 km west of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 7.7 x 108 joules (213 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.184 tons of TNT) | 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)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
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When was the latest earthquake in Thames?

The last earthquake in Thames occurred 1 hour and 40 minutes ago: Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 87 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand, on Thursday, Oct 6, 2022 at 5:39 pm (GMT +13).

How many quakes were there in Thames today?

In the past 24 hours, Thames, Waikato, New Zealand had 3 quakes up to magnitude 2.6.

What was the strongest quake in Thames today?

The strongest earthquake in Thames today occurred 1 hour and 40 minutes ago: Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 87 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand, on Thursday, Oct 6, 2022 at 5:39 pm (GMT +13).

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