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

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 7:55:37 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude1.9
Location25 km south of Seddon
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12 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 7:38:36 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude0.7
Location15 km east of Ohakune
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29 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 7:35:57 pm
Depth40 km
Magnitude2.3
Location20 km north of Matawai
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32 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 7:19:30 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.8
Location20 km east of Seddon
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48 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 7:13:10 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.8
Location15 km east of Levin
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55 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 7:11:01 pm
Depth75 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km north-west of Te Kaha
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57 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 6:45:49 pm
Depth104 km
Magnitude2.1
Location15 km south of Tokoroa
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 6:26:11 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.2
Location15 km east of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 6:20:22 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.4
Location15 km east of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 5:39:39 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.2
Location20 km east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 5:33:39 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 3:59:16 pm
Depth57 km
Magnitude1.8
Location25 km north-west of Wellington
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 3:56:58 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.0
Location10 km east of Seddon
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 3:47:18 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude0.6
Location25 km south-west of Turangi
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 3:22:05 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km east of Seddon
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 2:04:39 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north-east of Christchurch
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6 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 1:51:25 pm
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km south-east of Kaikoura
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 1:40:22 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.1
Location15 km north of Kaikoura
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6 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 1:18:26 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.9
Location20 km east of Seddon
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6 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 1:05:09 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude3.1
Location20 km east of Seddon
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 12:56:20 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude1.7
Location20 km east of Seddon
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 12:52:53 pm
Depth40 km
Magnitude1.7
Location15 km north-west of Porangahau
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7 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 12:38:41 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-west of Culverden
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7 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 12:10:50 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude3.0
Location10 km west of Te Kaha
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7 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 11:49:26 am
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km south of Seddon
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8 hours ago

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Intensity moderate
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 10:52:19 am
Depth33 km
Magnitude4.6
Location255 km north-east of Te Araroa
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 10:45:23 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.0
Location30 km south-west of Wellington
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 10:35:57 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude0.5
Location25 km north of Ohakune
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9 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 10:18:02 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.9
Location20 km east of Seddon
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9 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 24 2017, 10:12:53 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.7
Location20 km north of Gisborne
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9 hours ago