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Latest quakes in or near Carterton District, Wellington, New Zealand, in the past 24 hours on Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - list, stats and map

Updated: Mar 21, 2023 08:32 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 5 quakes above magnitude 2
  • 3 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.2 | 6.9 km SE of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 2.5 | Tasman Sea, 41 km SW of Whanganui, New Zealand -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Carterton District, Wellington, New Zealand (updated )

Past 24 hours7 quakes5 quakes M2+
Past 7 days114 quakes46 quakes M2+5 quakes M3+1 quake M4+
Past 30 days512 quakes170 quakes M2+22 quakes M3+3 quakes M4+
Past 90 days1,524 quakes509 quakes M2+51 quakes M3+4 quakes M4+0 quakes M5+1 quake M6+
Past 365 days5,792 quakes2,126 quakes M2+175 quakes M3+18 quakes M4+1 quake M5+1 quake M6+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (8 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 GMT (2 quakes)
Mar 21, 2023 6:48 pm (GMT +13) (Mar 21, 2023 05:48 GMT)

31 km
6.9 km southeast of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand More
Mar 21, 2023 1:11 pm (GMT +13) (Mar 21, 2023 00:11 GMT)

38 km
14 km southwest of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand More
Monday, March 20, 2023 GMT (6 quakes)
Mar 21, 2023 12:20 pm (GMT +13) (Mar 20, 2023 23:20 GMT)

23 km
New Zealand More
Mar 21, 2023 7:10 am (GMT +13) (Mar 20, 2023 18:10 GMT)

25 km
New Zealand More
Mar 21, 2023 6:11 am (GMT +13) (Mar 20, 2023 17:11 GMT)

4.4 km
35 km southeast of Blenheim, Marlborough District, New Zealand More
Mar 21, 2023 1:42 am (GMT +13) (Mar 20, 2023 12:42 GMT)

12 km
New Zealand More
Mar 20, 2023 10:14 pm (GMT +12) (Mar 20, 2023 10:14 GMT)

30 km
Tasman Sea, 94 km north of Wellington, New Zealand More
Mar 20, 2023 10:01 pm (GMT +13) (Mar 20, 2023 09:01 GMT)

12 km
Tasman Sea, 41 km southwest of Whanganui, New Zealand More
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.2 x 108 joules (227 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.195 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Seismic station: Norfolk Island (NFK/AU network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Norfolk Island: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
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Carterton District Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Carterton District?

The last earthquake in Carterton District occurred 2 hours and 44 minutes ago: Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 6.9 km southeast of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, on Tuesday, Mar 21, 2023 at 6:48 pm (GMT +13).

How many quakes were there in Carterton District today?

In the past 24 hours, Carterton District, Wellington, New Zealand had 8 quakes up to magnitude 2.5.

What was the strongest quake in Carterton District today?

The strongest earthquake in Carterton District today occurred 24 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Tasman Sea, 41 km southwest of Whanganui, New Zealand, on Monday, Mar 20, 2023 at 10:01 pm (GMT +13).

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