Latest earthquakes near Taranaki volcano past 14 days

Updated 3 Aug 2021 07:37 GMT -
During the past 14 days, Taranaki volcano had 8 quakes of magnitude 2.0 or above.
Biggest quake: 2.9 quake 15 km east of Hawera, South Taranaki District, New Zealand, 26 July 2021 03:18 GMT
Most recent quake: 2.4 quake South Taranaki District, 44 km south of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand, 1 August 2021 20:09 GMT
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (9 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Sun, 1 Aug 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
1 Aug 2021 20:09:17 GMT
2.4

232 km
18 km (11 mi)South Taranaki District, 44 km south of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
30 Jul 2021 11:30:14 GMT
2.0

146 km
36 km (22 mi)6.1 km northeast of Hawera, South Taranaki District, New Zealand MoreMap
30 Jul 2021 10:32:23 GMT
2.4

195 km
33 km (21 mi)4.5 km northwest of Hawera, South Taranaki District, New Zealand MoreMap
Wed, 28 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
28 Jul 2021 03:29:41 GMT
2.2

120 km
35 km (22 mi)South Taranaki District, 55 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
26 Jul 2021 03:18:18 GMT
2.9

111 km
49 km (30 mi)15 km east of Hawera, South Taranaki District, New Zealand MoreMap
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
25 Jul 2021 16:41:45 GMT
1.6

127 km
40 km (25 mi)South Taranaki District, 54 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
24 Jul 2021 07:55:51 GMT
2.3

150 km
41 km (25 mi)South Taranaki District, 58 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
23 Jul 2021 21:23:55 GMT
2.3

132 km
38 km (24 mi)South Taranaki District, 55 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
23 Jul 2021 08:33:35 GMT
2.0

121 km
33 km (21 mi)South Taranaki District, 53 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.5 x 109 joules (705 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.607 tons of TNT) More info

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