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

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 5:39:56 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude1.0
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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5 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 5:34:36 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.5
Location30 km east of Seddon
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11 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 5:32:59 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude1.9
Location15 km south of Seddon
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12 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 5:19:16 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude1.1
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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26 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 5:13:30 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude0.8
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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32 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 4:58:46 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.2
Location20 km east of Seddon
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46 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 4:15:17 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude0.8
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 4:05:30 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.5
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 3:53:15 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude1.1
Location25 km east of Ohakune
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 3:42:34 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.1
Location20 km south of Wairoa
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 3:29:56 pm
Depth58 km
Magnitude1.3
Location30 km south-east of Turangi
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 3:23:23 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude1.0
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 3:18:57 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude1.4
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 3:11:00 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.7
Location35 km south-west of Wellington
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 2:47:45 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.2
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 2:43:16 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.5
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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3 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 2:38:03 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.0
Location20 km north-east of Kaikoura
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 2:31:28 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude1.7
Location20 km east of Seddon
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 2:30:03 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.0
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 2:18:09 pm
Depth121 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south-west of Turangi
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3 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 2:02:05 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.1
Location15 km east of Seddon
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 1:47:10 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude1.0
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 1:43:25 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.7
Location35 km east of Turangi
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 1:19:52 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.8
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 1:19:05 pm
Depth30 km
Magnitude1.9
Location30 km north-west of Napier
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 1:10:54 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.0
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 12:51:13 pm
Depth134 km
Magnitude2.1
Location40 km south-west of Matawai
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 12:28:22 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude1.4
Location15 km south-east of Pongaroa
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5 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 12:24:53 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude1.9
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 12:17:49 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude1.2
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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5 hours ago