Archive for the ‘Earthquakes – Observations’ Category

Major Quake, Kermadecs

Monday, September 10th, 2018

A major undersea earthquake struck south of the Kermadec Islands this afternoon.

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Great Quake, Fiji Region

Sunday, August 19th, 2018

A great quake of 8th magnitude struck the Fiji region just after midday today.

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Strong Quake, Kermadecs

Saturday, December 9th, 2017

A strong undersea earthquake struck the Kermadec Islands yesterday afternoon, New Zealand time.

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Major Quake, Loyalty Islands

Monday, November 20th, 2017

A major earthquake struck the Loyalty Islands just before midday today.

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Strong Earthquake Near Tonga and Fiji

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

A strong earthquake struck near Fiji and Tonga late this afternoon, New Zealand time.

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Major Earthquake, Central Mexico

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

A major earthquake struck central Mexico early this morning, New Zealand time, causing widespread damage and deaths in several Mexican provinces.

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Strong Quake, Southern Ocean

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

A strong earthquake struck south of New Zealand this afternoon.

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Great Quake, Mexico

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

A magnitude eight earthquake, often called a “great” quake, struck off the southern coast of Mexico last Friday afternoon.

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Strong Quake, The Snares

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

A strong earthquake struck near The Snares islands at 7 o’clock this evening, New Zealand time.

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Kermadec Earthquakes

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Two magnitude six earthquakes struck the Kermadec Islands today.

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Kermadec Earthquakes

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

A burst of earthquake activity struck the southern Kermadec Islands this afternoon.

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Earthquake, Stephens Island

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

A moderately strong, deep earthquake struck near Stephens Island this morning.

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Strong Quake, Southern Ocean

Friday, September 9th, 2016

A strong, undersea earthquake struck the Southern Ocean this morning.

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East Cape Earthquake: Aftershock Scenarios

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

GeoNet has issued an update of its aftershock forecast that was published on its website on Friday, following the magnitude 7.1 earthquake off the coast near Te Araroa.

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Major Quake, East Cape

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

A major undersea earthquake struck off East Cape early this morning.

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