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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
NZSTTue, Apr 25 2017, 10:19:46 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south-east of Christchurch
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10 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTTue, Apr 25 2017, 9:24:56 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.8
Location30 km west of Culverden
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10 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTTue, Apr 25 2017, 7:36:51 am
Depth34 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north-west of Te Araroa
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12 hours ago

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