A burst of earthquake activity struck the southern Kermadec Islands this afternoon.
Archive for September, 2016
The Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management found itself between a rock and a hard place when a major earthquake struck off East Cape early on the morning of Friday 2nd September. Was a tsunami generated? Should people living in low-lying areas on the coast evacuate or should they stay put?
A moderately strong, deep earthquake struck near Stephens Island this morning.
With the recent East Cape earthquake still present in memory, it is an appropriate time for people in coastal areas and identified tsunami evacuation zones to review their plans. This short video may help.
A strong, undersea earthquake struck the Southern Ocean this morning.
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.
A major undersea earthquake struck off East Cape early this morning.