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

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 28 2017, 12:07:21 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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18 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Feb 28 2017, 12:00:24 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude1.9
Location50 km south-east of Wairoa
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25 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 11:41:51 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.2
Location15 km north-west of Kaikoura
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43 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 11:15:42 pm
Depth67 km
Magnitude1.7
Location25 km north-east of Whanganui
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 11:03:23 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude1.3
Location20 km east of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 10:59:54 pm
Depth32 km
Magnitude1.2
Location20 km south-west of Hastings
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 10:46:26 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.0
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 10:34:22 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude1.4
Location15 km east of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 10:29:48 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.4
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 10:28:57 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude0.9
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 10:06:02 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude1.8
Location10 km north of Te Araroa
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:58:23 pm
Depth138 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south-east of Hawera
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:50:23 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.2
Location15 km south-east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:49:22 pm
Depth91 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km east of Te Kaha
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:47:19 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.7
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:46:55 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.8
Location5 km north-east of Palmerston North
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:46:27 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude1.1
Location10 km south-east of Turangi
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:44:11 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.6
Location35 km north of Kaikoura
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2 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:41:05 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.6
Location20 km south-east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:29:34 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude1.0
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:25:35 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude1.6
Location10 km east of Seddon
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:03:26 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude0.8
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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3 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:01:59 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude1.9
Location20 km west of Oxford
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 8:57:21 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude1.1
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 8:56:17 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude0.7
Location20 km north of Ohakune
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 8:55:41 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude1.8
Location20 km west of Oxford
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 8:53:44 pm
Depth98 km
Magnitude2.1
Location30 km west of Te Kaha
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 8:44:11 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude0.9
Location30 km north of Taihape
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 8:43:24 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude1.1
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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3 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 8:41:59 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km east of Seddon
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3 hours ago