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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 moderate
NZDTSun, Nov 23 2014, 2:57:49 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude4.4
Location95 km north of White Island
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6 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTSun, Nov 23 2014, 10:45:30 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km east of Christchurch
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10 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 23 2014, 2:02:53 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.0
Location5 km north of Taupo
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19 hours 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
Tongariro1GREEN
Ngauruhoe0GREEN
Northland0GREEN
Okataina0GREEN
Auckland Volcanic Field0GREEN
Taupo0GREEN
Taranaki/Egmont0GREEN
Rotorua0GREEN
Kermadec Islands0GREEN
Mayor Island0GREEN