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Latest quakes in or near Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, in the past 48 hours on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Oct 4, 2022 21:15 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 5 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 34 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 24 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 48 hours, Manawatu-Wanganui was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.4, 5 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 34 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 24 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 3.3 | Tasman Sea, 83 km NE of Nelson, New Zealand -

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.4 | Tasman Sea, 97 km W of Whanganui, New Zealand -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand (updated )

Past 24 hours35 quakes | 20 quakes M2+ | 3 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 7 days174 quakes | 79 quakes M2+ | 10 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 30 days879 quakes | 359 quakes M2+ | 34 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 90 days2,767 quakes | 1,164 quakes M2+ | 96 quakes M3+ | 5 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 365 days10,767 quakes | 4,123 quakes M2+ | 387 quakes M3+ | 25 quakes M4+ | 3 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (64 quakes):
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Tuesday, October 4, 2022 GMT (34 quakes)
Oct 5, 2022 10:08 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 21:08 GMT)
3.3

78 km
Tasman Sea, 83 km northeast of Nelson, New Zealand
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Oct 5, 2022 8:24 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 19:24 GMT)
2.4

15 km
71 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 8:20 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 19:20 GMT)
3.3

15 km
71 km east of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
I FELT IT
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Oct 5, 2022 6:18 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 17:18 GMT)
2.6

138 km
9.7 km southwest of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 5:58 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 16:58 GMT)
1.2

52 km
68 km southwest of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 5:08 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 16:08 GMT)
2.2

146 km
88 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 3:51 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 14:51 GMT)
2.0

20 km
75 km north of Whanganui, Wanganui District, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 3:09 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 14:09 GMT)
2.8

20 km
44 km west of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 2:56 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 13:56 GMT)
1.9

18 km
20 km northwest of Masterton, Wellington, New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 2:33 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 13:33 GMT)
1.8

90 km
36 km south of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 2:32 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 13:32 GMT)
1.0

11 km
New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 1:26 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 12:26 GMT)
2.1

49 km
Tasman Sea, 20 km north of Porirua, Wellington, New Zealand More
Oct 5, 2022 12:39 am (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 11:39 GMT)
2.1

28 km
South Pacific Ocean, 14 km northeast of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand 1 reportMore
Oct 4, 2022 11:44 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 10:44 GMT)
1.6

24 km
50 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand More
Oct 4, 2022 10:45 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 09:45 GMT)
2.0

57 km
55 km northwest of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand More
Oct 4, 2022 10:19 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 09:19 GMT)
2.1

127 km
60 km southeast of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand More
Oct 4, 2022 9:44 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 08:44 GMT)
3.4

74 km
13 km southeast of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand
I FELT IT
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Oct 4, 2022 8:37 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 07:37 GMT)
1.8

27 km
South Pacific Ocean, 53 km northeast of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand More
Oct 4, 2022 8:29 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 07:29 GMT)
1.8

139 km
85 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand More
Oct 4, 2022 8:03 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 07:03 GMT)
0.9

25 km
New Zealand More
Oct 4, 2022 7:44 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 4, 2022 06:44 GMT)
1.6

5 km
17 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand More
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.9 x 1011 joules (79.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 68.3 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

Latest seismic signals

Seismic station: South Karori, New Zealand (SNZO/IU network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station South Karori, New Zealand: 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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Manawatu-Wanganui Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Manawatu-Wanganui?

The last earthquake in Manawatu-Wanganui occurred 7 minutes ago: Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Tasman Sea, 83 km northeast of Nelson, New Zealand, on Wednesday, Oct 5, 2022 at 10:08 am (GMT +13).

How many quakes were there in Manawatu-Wanganui in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand had 64 quakes up to magnitude 4.4.

What was the strongest quake in Manawatu-Wanganui in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in Manawatu-Wanganui in the past 48 hours occurred 21 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - Tasman Sea, 97 km west of Whanganui, New Zealand, on Tuesday, Oct 4, 2022 at 12:50 pm (GMT +13).

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