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

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 3:43:54 pm
Depth160 km
Magnitude2.4
Location25 km south-west of Tokoroa
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54 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 3:28:16 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.4
Location15 km east of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 2:20:24 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.0
Location30 km east of Matawai
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 1:00:28 pm
Depth35 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km east of Eketahuna
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3 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 12:03:54 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km south-east of Porangahau
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 12:02:16 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km south-east of Porangahau
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 10:07:39 am
Depth151 km
Magnitude2.2
Location15 km south-east of Tokoroa
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 9:54:50 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.2
Location35 km west of Feilding
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 9:01:57 am
Depth76 km
Magnitude2.9
Location20 km east of Nelson
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7 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 8:55:52 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.3
Location65 km south of Hokitika
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7 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 8:29:39 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.4
Location60 km south of Hokitika
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 7:41:25 am
Depth36 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km east of Eketahuna
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 7:36:50 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.3
Location15 km north-west of Tolaga Bay
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 7:04:29 am
Depth66 km
Magnitude2.0
Location25 km south-east of Te Kaha
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9 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 7:01:35 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.8
Location30 km east of Nelson
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 6:51:54 am
Depth29 km
Magnitude1.9
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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9 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 5:08:36 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.5
Location30 km west of Christchurch
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 5:07:49 am
Depth135 km
Magnitude2.6
Location25 km north-east of Waverley
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 4:42:32 am
Depth204 km
Magnitude2.3
Location20 km west of Tauranga
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11 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 4:19:55 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.1
Location65 km north-east of Mount Cook
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 3:57:06 am
Depth66 km
Magnitude1.9
Location40 km south-east of Turangi
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 3:46:33 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude1.7
Location30 km north-west of Gisborne
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 3:41:53 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude1.6
Location25 km south of Rotorua
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 3:32:55 am
Depth17 km
Magnitude1.8
Location35 km north of Gisborne
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13 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 3:02:00 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude1.6
Location15 km north-east of Masterton
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13 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 2:12:24 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude1.3
Location25 km north-east of Taupo
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14 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 1:20:31 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.3
Location65 km south of Hokitika
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 12:59:35 am
Depth232 km
Magnitude2.3
Location55 km north-east of White Island
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 12:26:45 am
Depth46 km
Magnitude1.9
LocationWithin 5 km of Hunterville
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16 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Oct 26 2014, 12:18:36 am
Depth109 km
Magnitude2.2
Location50 km north-east of White Island
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16 hours ago