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This is a list of large earthquakes that have occurred in New Zealand....

wikipedia - 14 Nov 2016
This is a list of large earthquakes that have occurred in New Zealand. Only earthquakes with a magnitude of 6.0 or greater are listed, except for a few that had a moderate impact. Aftershocks are not included, unless they were of great significance or contributed to a death toll, such as the M 6.3 2011 Christchurch earthquake and the M 7.3 aftershock to the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake.
list of earthquakes in new zealand

Wellington adds water 'islands' as city lifeline after quakes

Reuters - 18 Oct 2018
KUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Weeks after a powerful 2016 earthquake sent glass and masonry toppling from buildings in New Zealand's capital, work began on how the “lifelines of the city”, such as water supplies, could be protected in the ...
list of earthquakes in new zealand

New state house opened in Timaru as part of state home project

Stuff.co.nz - 17 Oct 2018
Mervyn took up residence in August in one of the first HNZ homes built in Timaru since 2009. He applied for the home when he was diagnosed with emphysema in 2014, a few years after the Christchurch earthquakes which prompted him to move to Dunedin.
list of earthquakes in new zealand

Earthquake-resistant library rises in Christchurch, New Zealand

Building Design + Construction (press release) - 16 Oct 2018
In 2011, a major earthquake killed 185 people in Christchurch, New Zealand as a result of collapsed buildings and falling masonry. As the city has been rebuilt over the course of the following decade, nine projects were identified as vital to the ...
list of earthquakes in new zealand

Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 18 Oct 2018

VolcanoDiscovery - 18 Oct 2018
Quakes detected near: Brennisteinsfjöll (6 quakes between mag 0.8-2.5), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.5), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Kilauea (9 quakes between mag 0.9-3.1), ...
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Quake hits Papua New Guinea, no damage or injuries reported

The Seattle Times - 11 Oct 2018
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — An earthquake rattled part of Papua New Guinea on Thursday, but no major damage or injuries have been reported. The magnitude 7.0 quake was deep enough that it likely did not generate a tsunami, said Chris McKee, ...
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How GeoNet forecasts New Zealand earthquakes

Stuff.co.nz - 08 Oct 2018
Slow-slip earthquakes may provide the key for forecasting the world's biggest shakes. "Our seismologists at GNS Science are part of an international collaboration between New Zealand, Japan, the USA, and Italy where we continuously test each other's ...
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Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018

VolcanoDiscovery - 16 Oct 2018
Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 11 hours, the last being recorded quake 11 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.2 and 5.1 km. Earthquake details: (only 5 largest) M 1.1 quake: New Zealand ...
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Scientists to monitor NZ's largest fault line

Radio New Zealand - 05 Oct 2018
"What we want to do is build up a better picture of how the plate motion is being accommodated on this major plate boundary fault, and where earthquakes may be more likely in the future and what size they could potentially be...
list of earthquakes in new zealand

State sector rumbles headed for a quake

Newsroom - 11 Oct 2018
As the Government embarks on what it describes as the most significant reform of New Zealand's public service in 30 years, Victoria University of Wellington researchers have revealed it will be but the latest of more than 450 state sector ...
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Volcano earthquake report for Monday, 15 Oct 2018

VolcanoDiscovery - 15 Oct 2018
Quakes detected near: Arenal (1 quake mag 3.3), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Clear Lake (6 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.1-2.2), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Hekla (2 quakes between mag ...
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Earthquakes Fast Facts

KPAX-TV - 12 Oct 2018
Stress builds up and the rocks slip suddenly, releasing energy in waves that travel through the earth's crust and cause the shaking that we feel during an earthquake.” Earthquakes are measured using seismographs, which monitor the seismic ...
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Major strides in forecasting future health

The Lancet - 16 Oct 2018
I have received funding for research on simulation studies from the New Zealand Health Research Council. I am collaborating with Alan Lopez (co-author on Foreman and colleagues' Article) on a grant currently under review by the Australian National ...

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