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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
NZSTWed, Aug 24 2016, 5:48:39 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
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8 hours ago

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Intensity moderate
NZSTTue, Aug 23 2016, 8:27:08 am
Depth6 km
Magnitude3.7
Location15 km south-west of Taupo
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, Aug 22 2016, 2:11:49 pm
Depth2 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km east of Arthur's Pass
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2 days ago

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