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

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 9:05:27 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.0
Location15 km east of Seddon
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11 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 8:15:00 pm
Depth169 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km north-east of Waverley
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 7:42:55 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude1.5
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 7:12:11 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 6:56:47 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.2
Location25 km south of Taumarunui
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 6:18:52 pm
Depth89 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km north of Taupo
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 5:53:50 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude1.6
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 5:28:56 pm
Depth178 km
Magnitude2.8
Location65 km north of Te Araroa
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 5:10:03 pm
Depth296 km
Magnitude3.4
Location15 km south-east of Whangamata
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 4:54:47 pm
Depth324 km
Magnitude3.4
Location5 km north-west of Whangamata
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 4:29:15 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude1.8
Location25 km north-east of Pongaroa
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 3:57:37 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude1.3
Location25 km south of Taumarunui
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 3:27:11 pm
Depth44 km
Magnitude2.1
Location35 km east of Martinborough
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 3:17:05 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude1.7
Location20 km east of Eketahuna
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5 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 3:00:29 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.8
Location30 km north-east of Arthur's Pass
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 2:57:52 pm
Depth147 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km west of Motueka
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6 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 1:35:31 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.0
Location20 km east of Tolaga Bay
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 12:45:37 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude1.2
Location30 km north of Ohakune
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 11:49:00 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.0
Location30 km south-west of Taumarunui
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9 hours ago

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Intensity moderate
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 11:12:33 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.4
Location50 km north-west of Wanaka
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10 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 11:05:54 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.7
Location30 km south-east of Mokau
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10 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 10:34:17 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.9
Location45 km south-west of Haast
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 10:30:58 am
Depth132 km
Magnitude2.7
Location20 km south-west of Waverley
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10 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 9:54:53 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.6
Location25 km south of Whanganui
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 9:28:41 am
Depth43 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km north-west of Wellington
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11 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 8:06:11 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.8
Location30 km north-west of Wanaka
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13 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 5:12:15 am
Depth144 km
Magnitude3.7
Location70 km north of French Pass
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16 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 4:01:43 am
Depth61 km
Magnitude2.0
Location5 km north of Murupara
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17 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 3:10:34 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.2
Location30 km north of Ohakune
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18 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 2:50:34 am
Depth90 km
Magnitude3.4
Location5 km west of Motueka
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18 hours ago