A magnitude 6.1 earthquake occurred at 09:21:15 (UTC) on Saturday, November 28, 2009, in the Kermadec Islands region, 80 km East of Raoul Island, at a depth of 10 km.

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake occurred at 22:47:27 (UTC) on Sunday, November 22, 2009, in the Kermadec Islands region, 150 km West of L'Esperance Rock, at a depth of 418.6 km.

A strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred at 18:00:10 (UTC) on Wednesday, September 02, 2009, in the Kermadec Islands region, 95 km West of Raoul Island, at a depth of 261.3 km.

A strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake occurred at 00:58:03 (UTC) on Sunday, May 24, 2009, in the Kermadec Islands region, 130 km ESE of L'Esperance Rock, at a depth of 11.5 km. Location 31.676°S, 177.570°W

A strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake occurred at 00:53:46 (UTC) on Saturday, May 16, 2009, in the Kermadec Islands region, 10 km south of L'Esperance Rock, at a depth of 10 km.

A strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake occurred at 00:06:54 (UTC) on Sunday, April 26, 2009, in the Kermadec Islands region, 130 km NNE of L'Esperance Rock, at a depth of 142 km.

A strong magnitude 7.3 earthquake occurred at 21:53:43 (UTC) on Wednesday, February 18, 2009, in the Kermadec Islands region, 303 km NE from Raoul Island, Kermadec Islands, at a depth of 36 km

A strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake occurred at 03:30:53 (UTC) on Tuesday, February 17, 2009, in the Kermadec Islands region, 70 km NNE of L'Esperance Rock, Kermadec Islands, at a depth of 10 km

A strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake occurred at 18:54:29 (UTC) on Thursday, February 12, 2009, in the Kermadec Islands region, 70 km East of L'Esperance Rock, Kermadec Islands, at a depth of 35 km Location 31.315°S, 178.184°W