Aotearoa Summary. 20 November 2016

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Quake activity may increase.
Magnitude 5+ risk areas are Culverden, Southwest of Kaikoura, Kaikoura, East of Kaikoura, Clarence River Mouth, Offshore Clarence, Ward, Cape Campbell, Lower Orongorongo River, Northeast of Tory Channel.
Magnitude 4+ risk areas are Lake Te Anau, Northeast of Otira, North of Lake Tennyson, South of Opunake, Bay of Plenty, Rotorua, East Cape, Northeast of East Cape.
Lunar modulation may center quakes around low tide.
Low tide Kaikoura = 3.00am.
Higher risk quake times =1.00am -5.00am.
Quakes have been steadily decreasing since 14 November.
Volcanoes quiet.

Update. 20 November 12.00pm.
Cheviot 4.0 4.05am
Northeast of Otira 3.8 9.43am
Offshore Clarence 4.8 9.48am

Northeast of Otira/Upper Crooked River is added to Mag 5+ risk areas.
Upper Wairau Valley is added to Mag 4+ risk areas.
Solar quake driving conditions were weak overnight.
The forecasted new conditions aren't here yet.
Good location success so far.

Summary.
Cheviot 4.0 4.05am
Northeast of Otira 3.8 9.43am
Offshore Clarence 4.8 9.48am
Southwest of Kaikoura 5.0 7.52pm
Solar quake driving conditions continued to weaken today.
The forecasted new conditions are late arriving.
Great location success but a big aftershock seems just around the corner.

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