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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 weak
NZDTThu, Feb 11 2016, 12:01:58 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km north of Waipukurau
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1 hour ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Feb 10 2016, 1:05:30 pm
Depth50 km
Magnitude4.3
Location35 km south-east of St Arnaud
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12 hours ago

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Intensity strong
NZDTTue, Feb 9 2016, 1:39:00 pm
Depth48 km
Magnitude5.7
Location35 km south-east of St Arnaud
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1 day 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