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Tremor spectrum and amplitude at Ruapehu volcano (GeoNet)
Monday, Nov 07, 2016
Volcanic tremor (which is normally present at the volcano) has increased a notch since mid October, but not enough to trigger a raise in alert status of the volcano (which remains at level 1). New Zealand's GNS Science issued a note but does not expect the volcano to erupt soon. ... [more]
Ruapehu's crater lake in August 2016 (image: Geonet)
Friday, Sep 09, 2016
After reaching record-low temperatures in August, the volcano's closely-monitored crater lake has started to heat up very quickly since 2 September, Geonet reported. ... [more]

Ruapehu volcano

Stratovolcano 2797 m / 9,176 ft, North Island, New Zealand, -39.28°S / 175.57°E
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (26 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plot Updated: Wed, 26 Jul 00:46 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Tue, 25 Jul
Tue, 25 Jul 22:13 UTCM 1.2 / 31.7 km - [info] (32 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 25 Jul 19:36 UTCM 2.0 / 13.7 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (29 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 25 Jul 04:41 UTCM 0.6 / 5.1 km - [info]Tongariro (4 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 25 Jul 02:09 UTCM 1.4 / 5.1 km - [info]Ruapehu (11 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 24 Jul
Mon, 24 Jul 16:55 UTCM 1.5 / 71.6 km - [info]Tongariro (15 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 24 Jul 15:59 UTCM 1.3 / 118.4 km - [info]Tongariro (22 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 24 Jul 15:59 UTCM 2.4 / 118.4 km - [info]Tongariro (20 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 23 Jul
Sun, 23 Jul 18:56 UTCM 1.4 / 20.5 km - [info] (38 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 23 Jul 17:10 UTCM 0.7 / 5.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (9 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 23 Jul 11:14 UTCM 1.2 / 20.5 km - [info] (31 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 23 Jul 05:51 UTCM 1.3 / 24.5 km - [info] (35 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 22 Jul
Sat, 22 Jul 20:42 UTCM 1.6 / 79.1 km - [info]Ruapehu (22 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 22 Jul 20:42 UTCM 3.0 / 79.1 km - [info]Ruapehu (22 km)New Zealand
I FELT IT
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 22 Jul 13:15 UTCM 1.2 / 18.6 km - [info]Ruapehu (26 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 22 Jul 09:26 UTCM 1.9 / 16.6 km - [info]Ruapehu (27 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 22 Jul 04:31 UTCM 1.6 / 103 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (10 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 21 Jul
Fri, 21 Jul 20:47 UTCM 1.0 / 12.3 km - [info]Ruapehu (10 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 21 Jul 09:56 UTCM 2.4 / 45.3 km - [info]Tongariro (12 km) - North Island, New ZealandNew Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 21 Jul 02:32 UTCM 0.7 / 5.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (17 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 21 Jul 02:32 UTCM 1.3 / 10.5 km - [info]Ruapehu (17 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 20 Jul
Thu, 20 Jul 08:00 UTCM 2.4 / 11.3 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (29 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 20 Jul 06:09 UTCM 1.1 / 55.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (21 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 20 Jul 06:09 UTCM 1.8 / 55.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (21 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 19 Jul
Wed, 19 Jul 19:30 UTCM 1.8 / 98.8 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (17 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 19 Jul 10:56 UTCM 1.5 / 14.8 km - [info]Ngauruhoe (28 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 19 Jul 02:28 UTCM 1.2 / 47.2 km - [info]Ruapehu (47 km)New Zealand
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GEONET (NZ)
 

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