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

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 1:13:19 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km west of Kaikoura
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2 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 1:01:38 pm
Depth43 km
Magnitude3.5
Location10 km west of Te Araroa
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14 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 12:46:55 pm
Depth53 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km north-west of Te Kaha
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29 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 12:46:24 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.5
Location25 km east of Matawai
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29 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 12:44:12 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude1.9
Location20 km east of Seddon
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31 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 12:13:52 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude1.8
Location15 km south-east of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 12:07:45 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south-east of Kaikoura
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 12:05:54 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.2
Location25 km south of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 11:55:15 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude1.8
Location10 km east of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity light
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 11:46:53 am
Depth43 km
Magnitude3.8
Location5 km south of Dannevirke
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1 hour ago

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Intensity light
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 11:46:16 am
Depth39 km
Magnitude4.2
Location15 km west of Te Araroa
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 11:35:56 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.3
Location45 km south-west of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 11:19:58 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.0
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 11:11:46 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude3.0
Location35 km east of Kaikoura
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 11:00:53 am
Depth32 km
Magnitude2.7
Location45 km east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 10:55:44 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.0
Location35 km south of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 10:50:57 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.7
Location25 km north of Cheviot
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2 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 10:41:58 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.4
Location40 km south of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 10:28:04 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.3
Location20 km east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 10:23:40 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.2
Location20 km south-east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 10:12:20 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.2
Location15 km south-east of Seddon
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3 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 10:11:11 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km north-west of Culverden
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3 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 10:03:37 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km south-east of Kaikoura
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3 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 9:31:45 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km west of Kaikoura
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3 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 9:14:44 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km south-west of Kaikoura
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 9:07:20 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.9
Location25 km west of Kaikoura
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 9:05:14 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.6
Location45 km north of Kaikoura
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 9:00:16 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude2.2
Location40 km east of Ruatoria
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 8:56:21 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km east of Hanmer Springs
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 11 2016, 8:53:05 am
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km west of Kaikoura
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4 hours ago