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

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 4:12:03 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.4
Location40 km south-east of Turangi
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4 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 4:10:42 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km north of Turangi
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6 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 4:07:13 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km north of Kaikoura
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9 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 4:02:48 pm
Depth36 km
Magnitude1.9
Location30 km west of Ruatoria
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14 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 4:00:46 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude1.5
Location10 km north of Turangi
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16 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:58:46 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.3
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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18 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:57:55 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.2
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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18 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:56:06 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude1.2
Location20 km west of Turangi
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20 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:52:55 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.1
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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23 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:52:08 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.1
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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24 mins ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:50:24 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km north-east of Waipukurau
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26 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:47:38 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.4
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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29 mins ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:44:07 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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32 mins ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:41:18 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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35 mins ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:41:08 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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35 mins ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:38:44 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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38 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:36:08 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km west of Turangi
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40 mins ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:35:05 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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41 mins ago

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Intensity moderate
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:33:49 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude3.3
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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43 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:29:14 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude0.9
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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47 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:20:52 pm
Depth33 km
Magnitude2.0
Location25 km south-west of Whanganui
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56 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:15:47 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.2
Location10 km west of Turangi
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:14:35 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.3
Location10 km west of Turangi
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:09:11 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.2
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:06:30 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.0
Location10 km west of Turangi
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 2:53:05 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude1.6
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 2:43:34 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude1.0
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 2:37:23 pm
Depth74 km
Magnitude2.2
Location20 km west of Te Kaha
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 2:29:20 pm
Depth56 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km east of Te Kaha
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 1:59:55 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude1.6
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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2 hours ago