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Latest earthquakes in or near Manawatu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, past 30 days

Updated 2 Mar 2021 19:50 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Manawatu District was shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 14 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 140 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 381 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 4.3 quake 12 km southwest of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, 25 Feb 2021 6:35 am (GMT +13)
Biggest quake today: 3.2 quake Tasman Sea, 73 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand, 2 Mar 2021 1:11 pm (GMT +13)
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Showing most recent quakes and quakes magnitude 2.4 or higher (63 out of 537 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Tue, 2 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2 Mar 2021 1:11 pm (GMT +13) (2 Mar 2021 00:11:28 GMT)
3.2

62 km
(160 km)Tasman Sea, 73 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand
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Mon, 1 Mar 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
2 Mar 2021 2:22 am (GMT +13) (1 Mar 2021 13:22:51 GMT)
2.7

3.4 km
(139 km)Tasman Sea, 91 km northwest of Wellington, New Zealand
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2 Mar 2021 12:19 am (GMT +13) (1 Mar 2021 11:19:31 GMT)
2.4

132 km
(50 km)South Taranaki District, 69 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
1 Mar 2021 7:22 pm (GMT +13) (1 Mar 2021 06:22:28 GMT)
2.6

21 km
(135 km)52 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 28 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
1 Mar 2021 12:37 pm (GMT +13) (28 Feb 2021 23:37:27 GMT)
3.0

17 km
(127 km)27 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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1 Mar 2021 11:37 am (GMT +13) (28 Feb 2021 22:37:00 GMT)
2.8

34 km
(111 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 48 km southwest of Hastings, New Zealand MoreMap
28 Feb 2021 2:49 pm (GMT +13) (28 Feb 2021 01:49:03 GMT)
3.5

14 km
(144 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 94 km south of Napier City, New Zealand
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Sat, 27 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
28 Feb 2021 12:59 pm (GMT +13) (27 Feb 2021 23:59:02 GMT)
3.9

16 km
(146 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 95 km south of Napier City, New Zealand
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28 Feb 2021 4:28 am (GMT +13) (27 Feb 2021 15:28:46 GMT)
3.2

30 km
(140 km)Tasman Sea, 39 km southwest of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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Fri, 26 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
27 Feb 2021 12:39 pm (GMT +13) (26 Feb 2021 23:39:47 GMT)
2.4

118 km
Taranaki (28 km) - North Island, New ZealandSouth Taranaki District, 49 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
26 Feb 2021 8:30 pm (GMT +13) (26 Feb 2021 07:30:26 GMT)
2.8

13 km
(143 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 84 km east of Palmerston North, New Zealand MoreMap
26 Feb 2021 5:42 pm (GMT +13) (26 Feb 2021 04:42:13 GMT)
2.7

34 km
(112 km)23 km southwest of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 25 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
26 Feb 2021 8:17 am (GMT +13) (25 Feb 2021 19:17:55 GMT)
2.5

25 km
(125 km)South Pacific Ocean, 18 km southeast of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
26 Feb 2021 7:36 am (GMT +13) (25 Feb 2021 18:36:25 GMT)
2.5

26 km
(126 km)South Pacific Ocean, 18 km southeast of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
25 Feb 2021 1:01 pm (GMT +13) (25 Feb 2021 00:01:11 GMT)
2.4

34 km
(117 km)10.6 km south of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 24 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
25 Feb 2021 6:35 am (GMT +13) (24 Feb 2021 17:35:19 GMT)
4.3

35 km
(115 km)12 km southwest of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
I FELT IT - 38 reports
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25 Feb 2021 6:32 am (GMT +13) (24 Feb 2021 17:32:36 GMT)
2.4

16 km
(142 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 76 km south of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
24 Feb 2021 7:18 pm (GMT +13) (24 Feb 2021 06:18:15 GMT)
4.2

15 km
(143 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 84 km east of Palmerston North, New Zealand
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24 Feb 2021 6:56 pm (GMT +13) (24 Feb 2021 05:56:36 GMT)
3.0

13 km
(143 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 83 km east of Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Tue, 23 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
24 Feb 2021 8:49 am (GMT +13) (23 Feb 2021 19:49:55 GMT)
2.4

107 km
Taranaki (71 km) - North Island, New ZealandTasman Sea, 48 km west of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
23 Feb 2021 3:10 pm (GMT +13) (23 Feb 2021 02:10:07 GMT)
2.4

18 km
(96 km)Tasman Sea, 21 km south of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 22 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
23 Feb 2021 11:32 am (GMT +13) (22 Feb 2021 22:32:19 GMT)
2.9

21 km
(105 km)Tasman Sea, 21 km south of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
23 Feb 2021 2:53 am (GMT +13) (22 Feb 2021 13:53:21 GMT)
3.2

50 km
(31 km)Rangitikei District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 86 km west of Hastings, New Zealand MoreMap
22 Feb 2021 9:26 pm (GMT +13) (22 Feb 2021 08:26:17 GMT)
2.6

81 km
(64 km)South Taranaki District, 86 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 21 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
21 Feb 2021 4:21 pm (GMT +13) (21 Feb 2021 03:21:18 GMT)
2.5

31 km
(125 km)34 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 20 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
21 Feb 2021 11:41 am (GMT +13) (20 Feb 2021 22:41:43 GMT)
2.6

20 km
(141 km)33 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
21 Feb 2021 2:37 am (GMT +13) (20 Feb 2021 13:37:44 GMT)
2.4

39 km
(120 km)56 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
20 Feb 2021 4:09 pm (GMT +13) (20 Feb 2021 03:09:01 GMT)
2.8

21 km
(150 km)37 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 19 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
20 Feb 2021 10:55 am (GMT +13) (19 Feb 2021 21:55:26 GMT)
2.9

37 km
Taranaki (116 km) - North Island, New ZealandTasman Sea, 51 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
20 Feb 2021 9:54 am (GMT +13) (19 Feb 2021 20:54:35 GMT)
3.1

38 km
(73 km)Manawatu District, 49 km north of Palmerston North, New Zealand MoreMap
20 Feb 2021 9:45 am (GMT +13) (19 Feb 2021 20:45:08 GMT)
2.6

191 km
Taranaki (35 km) - North Island, New ZealandSouth Taranaki District, 56 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
20 Feb 2021 6:31 am (GMT +13) (19 Feb 2021 17:31:50 GMT)
2.7

29 km
(125 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 32 km south of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 17 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
18 Feb 2021 1:18 am (GMT +13) (17 Feb 2021 12:18:13 GMT)
2.7

140 km
Taranaki (51 km) - North Island, New ZealandSouth Taranaki District, 49 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Tue, 16 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
16 Feb 2021 9:14 pm (GMT +13) (16 Feb 2021 08:14:48 GMT)
2.5

117 km
Taranaki (42 km) - North Island, New ZealandSouth Taranaki District, 63 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
16 Feb 2021 1:42 pm (GMT +13) (16 Feb 2021 00:42:13 GMT)
2.4

85 km
(40 km)Ruapehu District, 59 km north of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 15 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
15 Feb 2021 8:22 pm (GMT +13) (15 Feb 2021 07:22:26 GMT)
2.5

25 km
(140 km)Tasman Sea, 58 km west of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 13 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
14 Feb 2021 5:32 am (GMT +13) (13 Feb 2021 16:32:57 GMT)
2.5

23 km
(156 km)17 km east of Levin, Horowhenua District, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
14 Feb 2021 4:16 am (GMT +13) (13 Feb 2021 15:16:55 GMT)
2.4

26 km
(103 km)5.8 km northwest of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
14 Feb 2021 1:31 am (GMT +13) (13 Feb 2021 12:31:07 GMT)
2.4

21 km
(154 km)38 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 12 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
13 Feb 2021 11:54 am (GMT +13) (12 Feb 2021 22:54:45 GMT)
2.9

23 km
(102 km)Tasman Sea, 21 km south of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
13 Feb 2021 5:54 am (GMT +13) (12 Feb 2021 16:54:45 GMT)
3.0

52 km
(111 km)Tasman Sea, 26 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
13 Feb 2021 1:10 am (GMT +13) (12 Feb 2021 12:10:34 GMT)
2.5

12 km
Taranaki (127 km) - North Island, New ZealandTasman Sea, 80 km southwest of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
11 Feb 2021 1:20 pm (GMT +13) (11 Feb 2021 00:20:03 GMT)
3.0

10.2 km
(141 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 95 km south of Napier City, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 10 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
11 Feb 2021 12:18 pm (GMT +13) (10 Feb 2021 23:18:46 GMT)
3.0

69 km
Taranaki (130 km) - North Island, New ZealandTasman Sea, 99 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
11 Feb 2021 3:23 am (GMT +13) (10 Feb 2021 14:23:31 GMT)
2.5

30 km
(156 km)42 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
10 Feb 2021 2:21 pm (GMT +13) (10 Feb 2021 01:21:04 GMT)
2.7

203 km
Taranaki (46 km) - North Island, New ZealandTasman Sea, 71 km south of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
10 Feb 2021 1:37 pm (GMT +13) (10 Feb 2021 00:37:50 GMT)
2.5

133 km
Taranaki (33 km) - North Island, New ZealandSouth Taranaki District, 50 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand 1 reportMoreMap
Tue, 9 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
10 Feb 2021 6:57 am (GMT +13) (9 Feb 2021 17:57:27 GMT)
2.4

19 km
(95 km)Rangitikei District, 16 km southeast of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
10 Feb 2021 12:22 am (GMT +13) (9 Feb 2021 11:22:01 GMT)
2.6

26 km
(141 km)Tasman Sea, 59 km west of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
9 Feb 2021 1:56 pm (GMT +13) (9 Feb 2021 00:56:46 GMT)
2.9

4.7 km
Taranaki (182 km) - North Island, New ZealandTasman Sea, 48 km north of Wellington, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 8 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
9 Feb 2021 7:18 am (GMT +13) (8 Feb 2021 18:18:10 GMT)
2.5

35 km
(127 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 31 km south of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 7 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
8 Feb 2021 11:25 am (GMT +13) (7 Feb 2021 22:25:48 GMT)
2.6

17 km
(178 km)Tasman Sea, 10.1 km north of Paraparaumu, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 6 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
6 Feb 2021 8:11 pm (GMT +13) (6 Feb 2021 07:11:15 GMT)
2.5

27 km
(95 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 61 km southwest of Hastings, New Zealand MoreMap
6 Feb 2021 6:11 pm (GMT +13) (6 Feb 2021 05:11:15 GMT)
2.4

68 km
Taranaki (133 km) - North Island, New ZealandTasman Sea, 59 km north of Forsyth Island, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 5 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
6 Feb 2021 8:30 am (GMT +13) (5 Feb 2021 19:30:12 GMT)
2.7

135 km
Taranaki (30 km) - North Island, New ZealandStratford District, 44 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
6 Feb 2021 1:43 am (GMT +13) (5 Feb 2021 12:43:41 GMT)
3.7

114 km
Taranaki (50 km) - North Island, New ZealandTasman Sea, 14 km south of Hawera, South Taranaki District, New Zealand 1 reportMoreMap
5 Feb 2021 6:51 pm (GMT +13) (5 Feb 2021 05:51:39 GMT)
3.6

31 km
(136 km)42 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
5 Feb 2021 1:55 pm (GMT +13) (5 Feb 2021 00:55:35 GMT)
2.5

40 km
(66 km)19 km northeast of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
Thu, 4 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
5 Feb 2021 10:04 am (GMT +12) (4 Feb 2021 22:04:06 GMT)
2.7

12 km
(115 km)Tasman Sea, 31 km south of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand MoreMap
5 Feb 2021 10:53 am (GMT +13) (4 Feb 2021 21:53:11 GMT)
2.9

30 km
(124 km)17 km south of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
5 Feb 2021 9:36 am (GMT +13) (4 Feb 2021 20:36:24 GMT)
3.3

33 km
(115 km)Central Hawke's Bay District, 30 km southwest of Hastings, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 3 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
3 Feb 2021 9:26 pm (GMT +13) (3 Feb 2021 08:26:57 GMT)
2.9

30 km
(64 km)Rangitikei District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 57 km west of Hastings, New Zealand MoreMap
3 Feb 2021 7:41 pm (GMT +13) (3 Feb 2021 06:41:43 GMT)
2.6

16 km
(91 km)Hastings District, 23 km west of Taradale, Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4.6 x 1011 joules (127 megawatt hours, equivalent to 109 tons of TNT) More info

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