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Latest earthquakes in or near Taranaki, New Zealand, past 30 days

Updated 16 Jun 2021 11:54 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Taranaki was shaken by 15 quakes of magnitude 3.0 or above and 137 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 205 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 3.6 quake Tasman Sea, 151 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand, 7 June 2021 23:00 GMT
Biggest quake today: 2.9 quake Tasman Sea, 87 km south of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand, 15 June 2021 17:46 GMT
Most recent quake: 2.4 quake 7.7 km north of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, 16 June 2021 08:45 GMT
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Showing most recent quakes and quakes magnitude 2.6 or higher (56 out of 357 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Wed, 16 Jun 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
16 Jun 2021 08:45:06 GMT
2.4

63 km
79 km (49 mi)7.7 km north of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
16 Jun 2021 06:30:39 GMT
2.7

123 km
59 km (37 mi)Tasman Sea, 88 km south of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 15 Jun 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
15 Jun 2021 17:46:02 GMT
2.9

111 km
62 km (39 mi)Tasman Sea, 87 km south of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
15 Jun 2021 09:16:57 GMT
2.9

132 km
40 km (25 mi)South Taranaki District, 56 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
15 Jun 2021 01:58:43 GMT
2.7

72 km
47 km (29 mi)Ruapehu District, 48 km north of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 14 Jun 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
14 Jun 2021 06:33:06 GMT
3.0

209 km
56 km (35 mi)Ruapehu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 75 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand
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14 Jun 2021 06:15:18 GMT
2.8

139 km
20 km (12 mi)South Waikato District, 36 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
14 Jun 2021 01:37:31 GMT
2.7

12 km
63 km (39 mi)Tasman Sea, 80 km southwest of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 13 Jun 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
13 Jun 2021 16:29:12 GMT
2.8

237 km
63 km (39 mi)Waitomo District, 98 km south of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
13 Jun 2021 13:05:09 GMT
2.6

205 km
68 km (42 mi)Ruapehu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 89 km northeast of New Plymouth, New Zealand MoreMap
13 Jun 2021 11:11:17 GMT
2.6

189 km
23 km (14 mi)South Waikato District, 30 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 12 Jun 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
12 Jun 2021 13:21:58 GMT
3.1

126 km
23 km (14 mi)29 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand
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12 Jun 2021 13:20:54 GMT
3.0

89 km
8 km (5 mi)Ruapehu District, 77 km northeast of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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Fri, 11 Jun 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
11 Jun 2021 22:52:15 GMT
2.6

144 km
16 km (9.9 mi)Taupo District, Waikato, 46 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
11 Jun 2021 06:57:47 GMT
3.1

133 km
29 km (18 mi)33 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand
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Thu, 10 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
10 Jun 2021 18:10:38 GMT
2.6

77 km
90 km (56 mi)Tasman Sea, 78 km west of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 9 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
9 Jun 2021 18:38:45 GMT
2.8

140 km
17 km (10.6 mi)South Waikato District, 32 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 8 Jun 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
8 Jun 2021 08:14:28 GMT
2.7

174 km
18 km (11 mi)South Waikato District, 35 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
8 Jun 2021 05:09:13 GMT
2.9

163 km
119 km (74 mi)Tasman Sea, 160 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 7 Jun 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
7 Jun 2021 23:00:44 GMT
3.6

165 km
120 km (75 mi)Tasman Sea, 151 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
7 Jun 2021 13:04:15 GMT
2.6

130 km
34 km (21 mi)Ruapehu District, 99 km north of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
7 Jun 2021 06:28:49 GMT
2.6

137 km
25 km (16 mi)Taupo District, 79 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMoreMap
Sun, 6 Jun 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
6 Jun 2021 12:08:29 GMT
2.6

132 km
38 km (24 mi)Taupo District, 86 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
6 Jun 2021 03:09:38 GMT
2.8

1 km
20 km (12 mi)46 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
6 Jun 2021 02:58:23 GMT
2.9

25 km
89 km (55 mi)Rangitikei District, 11 km southeast of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 5 Jun 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
5 Jun 2021 22:47:15 GMT
2.6

5 km
116 km (72 mi)Tasman Sea, 201 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
5 Jun 2021 17:03:15 GMT
2.7

135 km
29 km (18 mi)Ruapehu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 70 km southwest of Taupo, New Zealand MoreMap
5 Jun 2021 12:39:10 GMT
2.8

206 km
71 km (44 mi)Waitomo District, 88 km south of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
5 Jun 2021 10:09:06 GMT
2.6

132 km
52 km (32 mi)Stratford District, 53 km east of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 4 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
4 Jun 2021 04:33:17 GMT
2.6

203 km
97 km (60 mi)Tasman Sea, 167 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 3 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
3 Jun 2021 02:20:38 GMT
2.7

181 km
61 km (38 mi)Stratford District, 74 km east of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 2 Jun 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2 Jun 2021 05:51:55 GMT
2.6

155 km
113 km (70 mi)Tasman Sea, 162 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 1 Jun 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
1 Jun 2021 23:52:18 GMT
2.7

112 km
25 km (16 mi)19 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
1 Jun 2021 15:44:05 GMT
2.6

130 km
45 km (28 mi)Ruapehu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 71 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
1 Jun 2021 14:41:12 GMT
3.3

21 km
87 km (54 mi)8.8 km southeast of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
1 Jun 2021 09:20:54 GMT
3.2

136 km
35 km (22 mi)Stratford District, 47 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
1 Jun 2021 08:48:50 GMT
2.9

169 km
111 km (69 mi)Tasman Sea, 161 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 31 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
31 May 2021 06:02:15 GMT
3.3

85 km
36 km (22 mi)Ruapehu District, 56 km north of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 30 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
30 May 2021 03:24:40 GMT
2.7

75 km
120 km (75 mi)Tasman Sea, 71 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 29 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
29 May 2021 03:46:01 GMT
2.8

12 km
55 km (34 mi)Tasman Sea, 80 km southwest of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 27 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
27 May 2021 16:09:31 GMT
3.1

144 km
18 km (11 mi)South Waikato District, 38 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
27 May 2021 14:49:14 GMT
2.6

142 km
30 km (19 mi)Taupo District, 81 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand 1 reportMoreMap
Wed, 26 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
26 May 2021 22:26:02 GMT
3.0

2 km
67 km (42 mi)Stratford District, 73 km east of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
26 May 2021 16:42:08 GMT
2.6

118 km
56 km (35 mi)Tasman Sea, 82 km south of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 25 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
25 May 2021 02:52:06 GMT
2.7

5 km
107 km (66 mi)Tasman Sea, 196 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 24 May 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
24 May 2021 21:23:15 GMT
2.7

126 km
41 km (25 mi)South Taranaki District, 59 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
24 May 2021 18:03:34 GMT
3.0

155 km
22 km (14 mi)South Waikato District, 41 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
24 May 2021 03:29:06 GMT
2.7

20 km
42 km (26 mi)Ruapehu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 89 km east of New Plymouth, New Zealand MoreMap
24 May 2021 01:56:31 GMT
2.8

18 km
116 km (72 mi)Tasman Sea, 31 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 23 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
23 May 2021 12:17:41 GMT
3.0

201 km
21 km (13 mi)South Taranaki District, 52 km south of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
23 May 2021 09:03:51 GMT
3.0

11 km
31 km (19 mi)Tasman Sea, 7.8 km northwest of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand 1 reportMoreMap
23 May 2021 03:41:36 GMT
3.3

157 km
24 km (15 mi)South Waikato District, 29 km west of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand 2 reportsMoreMap
Wed, 19 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
19 May 2021 21:41:56 GMT
2.6

149 km
116 km (72 mi)Tasman Sea, 162 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
19 May 2021 05:00:28 GMT
3.0

24 km
112 km (70 mi)Tasman Sea, 33 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
19 May 2021 03:53:57 GMT
2.6

183 km
18 km (11 mi)South Waikato District, 36 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 17 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
17 May 2021 14:18:52 GMT
2.6

12 km
110 km (68 mi)Tasman Sea, 25 km south of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
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