Latest earthquakes near Taupo volcano: past 14 days

Updated Sep 19, 2021 15:08 GMT -
During the past 14 days, Taupo volcano was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 3.0 and 13 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 25 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 3.0 quake 28 km northwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand, Sep 13, 2021 8:58 pm (GMT +12)
Biggest quake today: 2.1 quake 18 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand, Sep 19, 2021 11:18 am (GMT +12)
Most recent quake: 1.6 quake Taupo District, 86 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand, Sep 19, 2021 12:03 pm (GMT +12)
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (39 quakes):
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Sunday, September 19, 2021 00:03 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 19, 2021 12:03 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 19, 2021 00:03 GMT)
1.6

163 km
47 km (29 mi)Taupo District, 86 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Saturday, September 18, 2021 23:18 GMT (3 earthquakes)
Sep 19, 2021 11:18 am (GMT +12) (Sep 18, 2021 23:18 GMT)
2.1

98 km
13 km (8.1 mi)18 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 18, 2021 9:57 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 18, 2021 09:57 GMT)
2.1

100 km
48 km (30 mi)Ruapehu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 57 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 18, 2021 12:04 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 18, 2021 00:04 GMT)
1.4

3.4 km
39 km (24 mi)New Zealand MoreMap
Friday, September 17, 2021 17:05 GMT (6 earthquakes)
Sep 18, 2021 5:05 am (GMT +12) (Sep 17, 2021 17:05 GMT)
2.8

98 km
24 km (15 mi)10.1 km east of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 17, 2021 9:35 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 17, 2021 09:35 GMT)
1.6

5 km
45 km (28 mi)35 km south of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 17, 2021 8:53 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 17, 2021 08:53 GMT)
1.9

5.3 km
45 km (28 mi)35 km south of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 17, 2021 8:43 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 17, 2021 08:43 GMT)
1.9

5 km
45 km (28 mi)35 km south of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 17, 2021 8:34 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 17, 2021 08:34 GMT)
1.5

4.9 km
45 km (28 mi)35 km south of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 17, 2021 8:17 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 17, 2021 08:17 GMT)
1.1

4.3 km
45 km (28 mi)New Zealand MoreMap
Thursday, September 16, 2021 11:33 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Sep 16, 2021 11:33 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 16, 2021 11:33 GMT)
2.6

65 km
24 km (15 mi)38 km south of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 16, 2021 9:33 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 16, 2021 09:33 GMT)
1.7

139 km
45 km (28 mi)Ruapehu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 90 km southwest of Rotorua, New Zealand MoreMap
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 05:57 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 15, 2021 5:57 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 15, 2021 05:57 GMT)
2.1

79 km
25 km (16 mi)8.6 km northeast of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 13:09 GMT (4 earthquakes)
Sep 15, 2021 1:09 am (GMT +12) (Sep 14, 2021 13:09 GMT)
2.3

66 km
36 km (22 mi)Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty, 20 km northeast of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 15, 2021 12:50 am (GMT +12) (Sep 14, 2021 12:50 GMT)
1.6

3.6 km
26 km (16 mi)Taupo District, 14 km northwest of Turangi, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 14, 2021 11:08 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 14, 2021 11:08 GMT)
1.2

80 km
26 km (16 mi)New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 14, 2021 5:08 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 14, 2021 05:08 GMT)
2.1

63 km
18 km (11 mi)26 km south of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Monday, September 13, 2021 14:18 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Sep 14, 2021 2:18 am (GMT +12) (Sep 13, 2021 14:18 GMT)
1.8

70 km
40 km (25 mi)Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty, 24 km north of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 13, 2021 8:58 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 13, 2021 08:58 GMT)
3.0

155 km
36 km (22 mi)28 km northwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand
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Saturday, September 11, 2021 22:28 GMT (5 earthquakes)
Sep 12, 2021 10:28 am (GMT +12) (Sep 11, 2021 22:28 GMT)
2.3

39 km
48 km (30 mi)Hastings District, 59 km northwest of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 12, 2021 7:50 am (GMT +12) (Sep 11, 2021 19:50 GMT)
1.4

4.2 km
14 km (8.7 mi)New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 12, 2021 2:15 am (GMT +12) (Sep 11, 2021 14:15 GMT)
2.0

134 km
37 km (23 mi)34 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 11, 2021 9:09 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 11, 2021 09:09 GMT)
1.9

115 km
47 km (29 mi)Taupo District, 85 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 11, 2021 12:17 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 11, 2021 00:17 GMT)
1.7

147 km
35 km (22 mi)27 km northwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Friday, September 10, 2021 15:41 GMT (4 earthquakes)
Sep 11, 2021 3:41 am (GMT +12) (Sep 10, 2021 15:41 GMT)
2.2

5 km
5.4 km (3.4 mi)18 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 11, 2021 1:55 am (GMT +12) (Sep 10, 2021 13:55 GMT)
2.4

104 km
43 km (27 mi)Ruapehu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 53 km west of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 11, 2021 12:26 am (GMT +12) (Sep 10, 2021 12:26 GMT)
1.9

59 km
21 km (13 mi)5.3 km north of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 10, 2021 7:33 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 10, 2021 07:33 GMT)
1.0

3.1 km
50 km (31 mi)New Zealand MoreMap
Thursday, September 9, 2021 19:24 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 10, 2021 7:24 am (GMT +12) (Sep 9, 2021 19:24 GMT)
1.7

6.3 km
34 km (21 mi)Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty, 17 km northeast of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Wednesday, September 8, 2021 06:12 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 8, 2021 6:12 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 8, 2021 06:12 GMT)
2.0

100 km
11 km (6.8 mi)10.2 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 15:41 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Sep 8, 2021 3:41 am (GMT +12) (Sep 7, 2021 15:41 GMT)
1.4

78 km
34 km (21 mi)New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 8, 2021 12:02 am (GMT +12) (Sep 7, 2021 12:02 GMT)
1.7

5.4 km
36 km (22 mi)Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty, 19 km northeast of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Monday, September 6, 2021 19:52 GMT (7 earthquakes)
Sep 7, 2021 7:52 am (GMT +12) (Sep 6, 2021 19:52 GMT)
1.7

50 km
29 km (18 mi)39 km south of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 7, 2021 1:18 am (GMT +12) (Sep 6, 2021 13:18 GMT)
1.5

31 km
31 km (19 mi)48 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 7, 2021 12:14 am (GMT +12) (Sep 6, 2021 12:14 GMT)
1.8

5 km
33 km (21 mi)Taupo District, 7.9 km southwest of Turangi, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 6, 2021 10:30 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 6, 2021 10:30 GMT)
1.0

5 km
33 km (21 mi)New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 6, 2021 8:23 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 6, 2021 08:23 GMT)
1.8

3.6 km
20 km (12 mi)3.6 km north of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 6, 2021 8:19 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 6, 2021 08:19 GMT)
2.2

4 km
19 km (12 mi)2 km northeast of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Sep 6, 2021 8:17 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 6, 2021 08:17 GMT)
1.9

1.7 km
19 km (12 mi)2.6 km northwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.4 x 109 joules (1.49 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.28 tons of TNT) More info
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