Another deep off-shore earthquake struck the Bay of Plenty area overnight.
Archive for December, 2010
Today’s earthquake activity near Vanuatu has continued with a strong, shallow earthquake recorded mid-afternoon.
Aftershock activity has increased in Canterbury overnight, continuing into the morning.
A major undersea earthquake struck near Vanuatu overnight, generating a small tsunami wave.
A moderately strong, deep earthquake struck near White Island overnight.
A burst of earthquake activity has occurred within and under the Tonga Microplate, with ten events recorded during the past week.
September’s magnitude seven earthquake in Canterbury is the largest ever insurance event in New Zealand, and probably ranks as the fifth most costly earthquake globally.
A moderately strong earthquake struck to the south of the Kermadec Islands this afternoon, continuing a period of slightly elevated activity in the island chain.
A moderately strong earthquake struck the southern Kermadec Islands late last night.
Strong undersea earthquakes have struck the South Sandwich Islands and Mindanao in the Philippines this evening.