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This is a list of recent earthquakes in the New Zealand region:

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Nov 27 2014, 1:14:51 am
Depth61 km
Magnitude2.7
Location100 km east of Te Araroa
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6 mins ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 11:50:19 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.3
Location50 km north-east of Milford Sound
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 10:20:00 pm
Depth197 km
Magnitude2.7
Location40 km west of Taupo
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 10:09:07 pm
Depth196 km
Magnitude2.9
Location85 km north-east of Collingwood
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 9:37:57 pm
Depth131 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km west of Waverley
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 8:01:42 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude1.3
Location25 km south of Taumarunui
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 7:47:57 pm
Depth73 km
Magnitude3.1
Location45 km south-west of Milford Sound
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 6:52:56 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude1.5
Location15 km south-west of Turangi
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6 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 6:40:59 pm
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.7
Location100 km north of White Island
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 6:01:48 pm
Depth113 km
Magnitude3.7
Location35 km north-west of Te Anau
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 4:12:43 pm
Depth53 km
Magnitude2.6
Location45 km east of Te Araroa
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9 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 2:47:09 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.9
Location95 km north of White Island
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10 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 2:06:06 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.8
Location45 km south-west of Haast
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11 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 1:38:03 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km north of Hanmer Springs
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11 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 12:19:10 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.0
Location25 km west of Whakatane
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13 hours ago

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Intensity moderate
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 12:03:30 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude4.1
Location150 km east of Te Araroa
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13 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 11:50:18 am
Depth208 km
Magnitude3.3
Location85 km south-west of Opunake
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13 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 11:37:42 am
Depth95 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km east of St Arnaud
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13 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 11:09:04 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km north-east of Taupo
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14 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 11:04:05 am
Depth143 km
Magnitude2.7
Location20 km north-west of Taupo
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14 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 10:29:37 am
Depth185 km
Magnitude2.8
Location30 km north-east of Taumarunui
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14 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 10:29:20 am
Depth78 km
Magnitude2.7
Location90 km east of Ruatoria
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14 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 10:28:29 am
Depth37 km
Magnitude1.9
Location20 km south of Hastings
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14 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 10:18:39 am
Depth50 km
Magnitude3.7
Location150 km east of Te Araroa
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 9:34:55 am
Depth229 km
Magnitude2.9
Location35 km east of Karamea
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 8:42:00 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.0
Location20 km west of Porangahau
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16 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 8:20:08 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.4
Location25 km west of Feilding
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17 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 7:02:02 am
Depth244 km
Magnitude3.1
Location95 km north of White Island
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18 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 6:55:22 am
Depth45 km
Magnitude1.9
Location15 km south-east of Waipukurau
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18 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Nov 26 2014, 6:45:09 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km east of Tolaga Bay
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18 hours ago