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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the Auckland and Northland region over the past year:

  • Map showing earthquake location.
  • Public Id: 2014p449483
  • NZST: Monday, June 16 2014 at 7:24:55 pm
  • Auckland and Northland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 163 km
  • Magnitude: 4.8
  • Location: 30 km north-west of Whakatane
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
  • Public Id: 2014p422047
  • NZST: Friday, June 6 2014 at 3:46:54 pm
  • Auckland and Northland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 106 km
  • Magnitude: 5.1
  • Location: 15 km west of Ohakune
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
  • Public Id: 2014p051675
  • NZDT: Monday, January 20 2014 at 3:52:45 pm
  • Auckland and Northland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: severe
  • Depth: 34 km
  • Magnitude: 6.2
  • Location: 15 km east of Eketahuna
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
  • Public Id: 2013p669367
  • NZST: Friday, September 6 2013 at 3:58:48 am
  • Auckland and Northland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 2.6
  • Location: 10 km east of Cambridge
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
  • Public Id: 2013p647774
  • NZST: Thursday, August 29 2013 at 4:14:02 am
  • Auckland and Northland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 24 km
  • Magnitude: 2.8
  • Location: 20 km south-east of Kawhia
  • Felt it?

weeks ago