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Felt Quakes

This is a list of recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the New Zealand region.

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Intensity light
NZDTSat, Feb 13 2016, 6:22:14 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km west of Porangahau
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17 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 11 2016, 6:07:50 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.7
Location5 km north of Ruatoria
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2 days ago

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Intensity moderate
NZDTThu, Feb 11 2016, 2:17:22 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.8
Location15 km west of Levin
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2 days ago

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Volcanic Alert Level Summary

Table showing the latest volcanic alert levels. The most active volcanoes are shown first. Volcanic Alert Bulletins are issued whenever there is a significant change in volcanic activity in New Zealand.

VolcanoAlert Level Aviation Colour Code
Ruapehu1GREEN
White Island1GREEN
Mayor Island0GREEN
Northland0GREEN
Okataina0GREEN
Rotorua0GREEN
Auckland Volcanic Field0GREEN
Taranaki/Egmont0GREEN
Ngauruhoe0GREEN
Tongariro0GREEN
Taupo0GREEN
Kermadec Islands0GREEN