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Looking ahead: M7.8 Kaikōura aftershock forecasts
20/06/2017  This story can be found on our new website here
Updated 30 May; 14.30 pm At the end of March, we reported how the swarm activity about 10 km west of Turangi (near Kuharua lava dome) had restarted with 249 locatable earthquakes occurring in the previous week. That pulse of activity led to a M4.5 earthquake at 6 km depth the largest event to date in the sequence. This swarm has now moved into its third phase,…
Introducing GeoNet’s new website!
Over the past few months, we’ve been busy developing our new website. We will be launching it on 1 June!  There are a lot of changes that we’ve made to improve the website, some you can see and some you can’t.  But first, let’s go over why we needed a new website and what features are improved.  You can check out the new website here.…

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