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

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Intensity weak
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 5:27:37 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.2
Location30 km east of Wairoa
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1 hour ago

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Intensity light
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 5:23:49 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.7
Location65 km north-east of Collingwood
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 4:07:49 am
Depth104 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km east of Whanganui
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 3:36:56 am
Depth138 km
Magnitude2.7
LocationWithin 5 km of Hawera
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 3:13:04 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.7
Location15 km north of Ohakune
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 3:04:14 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude1.6
Location35 km north-west of Ohakune
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 2:52:26 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude1.7
Location15 km west of Pongaroa
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 2:21:58 am
Depth29 km
Magnitude1.6
Location15 km east of Feilding
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 2:05:01 am
Depth34 km
Magnitude3.2
Location25 km south of Masterton
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 1:47:14 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.6
Location30 km east of Wairoa
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 1:41:51 am
Depth54 km
Magnitude2.8
Location40 km north-east of White Island
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 1:02:55 am
Depth45 km
Magnitude1.5
Location20 km east of Dannevirke
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 1:00:52 am
Depth38 km
Magnitude2.0
Location10 km north-east of Waipukurau
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5 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 12:46:40 am
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.9
Location110 km south-east of Wairoa
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 12:09:03 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km east of Eketahuna
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6 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 11:23:33 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.6
Location35 km north-east of Haast
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 11:20:22 pm
Depth52 km
Magnitude1.3
Location20 km south-west of Waipukurau
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7 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 11:01:09 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.7
Location45 km west of Ohakune
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7 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 10:20:52 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.0
Location25 km west of Paraparaumu
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8 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 10:16:32 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.9
Location25 km west of Paraparaumu
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8 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 10:14:18 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude3.1
Location65 km south-west of Pukekohe
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 9:17:45 pm
Depth57 km
Magnitude1.9
Location20 km north-west of Wellington
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 8:52:15 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.0
Location30 km east of Seddon
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 8:47:39 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude1.7
Location15 km north-west of Martinborough
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 8:42:58 pm
Depth81 km
Magnitude2.4
Location45 km north-east of French Pass
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 8:11:27 pm
Depth81 km
Magnitude3.0
Location40 km south-west of Milford Sound
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 7:56:56 pm
Depth111 km
Magnitude2.3
Location30 km south-west of Motueka
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 6:20:51 pm
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.1
Location20 km west of Porangahau
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 5:33:01 pm
Depth35 km
Magnitude1.6
Location20 km south-east of Dannevirke
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 4:59:03 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.3
Location20 km south-west of Turangi
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13 hours ago