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Tremor spectrum and amplitude at Ruapehu volcano (GeoNet)
Monday, Nov 07, 2016
Volcanic tremor (which is normally present at the volcano) has increased a notch since mid October, but not enough to trigger a raise in alert status of the volcano (which remains at level 1). New Zealand's GNS Science issued a note but does not expect the volcano to erupt soon. ... [more]
Ruapehu's crater lake in August 2016 (image: Geonet)
Friday, Sep 09, 2016
After reaching record-low temperatures in August, the volcano's closely-monitored crater lake has started to heat up very quickly since 2 September, Geonet reported. ... [more]
 

Ruapehu volcano

Stratovolcano 2797 m / 9,176 ft, North Island, New Zealand, -39.28°S / 175.57°E
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (71 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plot Updated: Tue, 28 Mar 10:06 UTC (GMT)
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Tue, 28 Mar (15 earthquakes)
Tue, 28 Mar 09:29 UTCM 0.8 / 5.1 km - [info]Tongariro (23 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 09:17 UTCM 1.2 / 6.3 km - [info]Tongariro (22 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 09:06 UTCM 1.2 / 7.2 km - [info]Tongariro (20 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 09:01 UTCM 1.0 / 5.1 km - [info]Tongariro (22 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 08:57 UTCM 1.1 / 7 km - [info]Tongariro (21 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 08:55 UTCM 1.7 / 7.5 km - [info]Tongariro (21 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 08:50 UTCM 0.6 / 5.2 km - [info]Tongariro (17 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 08:48 UTCM 1.1 / 6.8 km - [info]Tongariro (21 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 08:48 UTCM 1.6 / 6.8 km - [info]Tongariro (21 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 08:42 UTCM 0.6 / 5.9 km - [info]Tongariro (12 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 08:42 UTCM 0.9 / 5.1 km - [info]Tongariro (22 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 08:07 UTCM 0.9 / 5.7 km - [info]Tongariro (17 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 06:59 UTCM 1.5 / 8.3 km - [info] (31 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 03:28 UTCM 0.7 / 5.2 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (19 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 28 Mar 02:05 UTCM 1.2 / 14.8 km - [info]Ruapehu (20 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar (12 earthquakes)
Mon, 27 Mar 23:34 UTCM 1.3 / 18.4 km - [info]Ruapehu (24 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 22:50 UTCM 1.3 / 95.9 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (18 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 22:16 UTCM 1.9 / 43.7 km - [info]Ruapehu (35 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 20:53 UTCM 0.4 / 5.5 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (20 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 20:53 UTCM 0.8 / 5.5 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (20 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 18:58 UTCM 1.5 / 9.8 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (24 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 12:03 UTCM 1.3 / 19.5 km - [info] (35 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 08:32 UTCM 0.5 / 10 km - [info]Ruapehu (14 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 05:52 UTCM 1.1 / 19.5 km - [info]Ruapehu (12 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 02:37 UTCM 1.2 / 15.9 km - [info]Ruapehu (24 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 01:53 UTCM 0.9 / 5.1 km - [info]Tongariro (9 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 27 Mar 00:27 UTCM 2.0 / 84.7 km - [info]Taupo (20 km) - New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 26 Mar (6 earthquakes)
Sun, 26 Mar 20:19 UTCM 1.1 / 13.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (24 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 26 Mar 20:19 UTCM 0.7 / 15.8 km - [info]Ruapehu (25 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 26 Mar 17:53 UTCM 1.5 / 13.2 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (29 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 26 Mar 13:48 UTCM 0.9 / 100.6 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (21 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 26 Mar 13:48 UTCM 1.9 / 100.6 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (21 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 26 Mar 00:02 UTCM 1.8 / 15.5 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (29 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 25 Mar (9 earthquakes)
Sat, 25 Mar 22:27 UTCM 1.0 / 94.1 km - [info]Ruapehu (8 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 25 Mar 22:27 UTCM 1.6 / 95.9 km - [info]Ruapehu (10 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 25 Mar 21:17 UTCM 1.4 / 18.6 km - [info]Ruapehu (18 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 25 Mar 21:05 UTCM 1.1 / 17.9 km - [info]Ruapehu (24 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 25 Mar 13:29 UTCM 0.6 / 16.7 km - [info]Ruapehu (26 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 25 Mar 13:29 UTCM 1.1 / 16.7 km - [info]Ruapehu (26 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 25 Mar 08:24 UTCM 1.4 / 25.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (33 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 25 Mar 05:20 UTCM 1.8 / 55.6 km - [info]Taupo (21 km) - New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 25 Mar 01:31 UTCM 0.9 / 9.9 km - [info]Ruapehu (19 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar (16 earthquakes)
Fri, 24 Mar 23:03 UTCM 0.3 / 5.5 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (5 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 20:39 UTCM 0.4 / 5.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (14 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 20:39 UTCM 0.6 / 5.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (14 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 20:32 UTCM 1.1 / 9 km - [info]Ruapehu (20 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 20:14 UTCM 0.6 / 9.9 km - [info]Ruapehu (24 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 19:47 UTCM 0.8 / 11.1 km - [info]Ruapehu (20 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 15:45 UTCM 1.0 / 14.6 km - [info]Ruapehu (23 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 14:13 UTCM 1.9 / 26.1 km - [info]Ruapehu (36 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 13:58 UTCM 2.1 / 5.9 km - [info]Ruapehu (28 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 11:47 UTCM 1.9 / 80.5 km - [info] (39 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 11:01 UTCM 0.6 / 40.6 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (18 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 08:15 UTCM 1.0 / 10.9 km - [info]Ruapehu (8 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 08:15 UTCM 1.3 / 16 km - [info]Ruapehu (24 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 06:48 UTCM 2.6 / 44.4 km - [info] (39 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 06:13 UTCM 1.0 / 6.6 km - [info]Ruapehu (17 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 24 Mar 03:29 UTCM 0.9 / 24.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (30 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 23 Mar (9 earthquakes)
Thu, 23 Mar 22:04 UTCM 1.5 / 54.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (20 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 23 Mar 21:02 UTCM 1.4 / 126.9 km - [info] (40 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 23 Mar 21:02 UTCM 2.1 / 126.9 km - [info] (40 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 23 Mar 20:56 UTCM 0.6 / 5.5 km - [info]Ruapehu (20 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 23 Mar 15:46 UTCM 0.6 / 13 km - [info]Ruapehu (24 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 23 Mar 15:46 UTCM 0.9 / 10.9 km - [info]Ruapehu (24 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 23 Mar 05:11 UTCM 1.5 / 23.3 km - [info] (31 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 23 Mar 00:24 UTCM 1.2 / 5.5 km - [info]Tongariro (24 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 23 Mar 00:24 UTCM 0.8 / 5.5 km - [info]Tongariro (24 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 22 Mar
Wed, 22 Mar 15:16 UTCM 0.9 / 5.2 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (23 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 22 Mar 14:30 UTCM 1.3 / 111.9 km - [info]Tongariro (15 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 22 Mar 13:16 UTCM 1.2 / 14.8 km - [info] (32 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 22 Mar 06:18 UTCM 0.7 / 5.1 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (1 km)New Zealand
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