Welcome to GeoNet - the official source of geological hazard information for New Zealand.

Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the Fiordland region over the past year:

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 23 2015, 7:56:43 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.3
Location40 km west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

7 days ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, May 20 2015, 8:46:28 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude4.0
Location30 km north-west of Wanaka
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 18 2015, 3:28:00 am
Depth68 km
Magnitude3.6
Location45 km west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 11 2015, 4:06:59 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.6
Location25 km west of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity severe
Region intensity moderate
NZSTThu, May 7 2015, 4:23:53 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude5.3
Location55 km north-west of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 5 2015, 9:55:12 pm
Depth62 km
Magnitude3.6
Location35 km north-west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity severe
Region intensity moderate
NZSTMon, May 4 2015, 2:29:10 pm
Depth4 km
Magnitude5.8
Location30 km north-west of Wanaka
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 12 2015, 9:31:10 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude3.6
Location30 km west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 5 2015, 2:34:49 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude3.2
Location30 km west of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 24 2015, 7:40:34 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.8
Location5 km east of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 4 2015, 3:11:33 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.9
Location30 km south-west of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 1:29:53 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude4.8
Location80 km west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 16 2015, 2:58:51 pm
Depth104 km
Magnitude4.2
Location45 km south-west of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTSun, Feb 15 2015, 6:19:32 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.5
Location10 km east of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 14 2015, 6:13:58 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km east of Queenstown
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Jan 19 2015, 10:45:41 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.8
Location30 km east of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity moderate
NZDTWed, Jan 14 2015, 12:40:00 am
Depth83 km
Magnitude5.7
Location75 km west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Dec 30 2014, 8:26:54 pm
Depth2 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km west of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Dec 22 2014, 3:15:16 am
Depth42 km
Magnitude3.7
Location60 km west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Dec 12 2014, 9:02:09 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude5.6
Location125 km north-west of Snares Islands
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Dec 5 2014, 5:09:52 pm
Depth66 km
Magnitude3.6
Location50 km west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Dec 1 2014, 2:26:23 pm
Depth3 km
Magnitude3.2
Location20 km west of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 8 2014, 6:51:21 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude4.2
Location55 km north of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Oct 30 2014, 6:47:32 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km south-west of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Oct 22 2014, 2:22:08 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.8
Location70 km north-west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Oct 22 2014, 12:32:47 am
Depth37 km
Magnitude3.5
Location45 km south-west of Milford Sound
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTMon, Oct 20 2014, 7:07:42 am
Depth134 km
Magnitude5.1
Location35 km north-west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Oct 13 2014, 7:23:39 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude5.0
Location120 km west of Tuatapere
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity severe
Region intensity light
NZDTMon, Oct 13 2014, 6:13:41 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude6.2
Location140 km west of Tuatapere
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Oct 8 2014, 11:01:09 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude3.7
Location10 km west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago