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

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  • Public Id: 2014p293225
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 11:50:19 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 16 km
  • Magnitude: 1.8
  • Location: 25 km north of Taihape
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6 mins ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p293211
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 11:43:03 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 29 km
  • Magnitude: 1.4
  • Location: 15 km east of Eketahuna
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13 mins ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p293203
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 11:38:44 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 33 km
  • Magnitude: 1.6
  • Location: 15 km east of Eketahuna
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17 mins ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p293166
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 11:19:19 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 110 km
  • Magnitude: 1.7
  • Location: Within 5 km of Palmerston North
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37 mins ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p293164
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 11:17:42 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 228 km
  • Magnitude: 2.5
  • Location: 55 km east of Whangamata
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38 mins ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p293146
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 11:08:31 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 29 km
  • Magnitude: 1.4
  • Location: 10 km east of Eketahuna
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47 mins ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p293133
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 11:01:22 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 19 km
  • Magnitude: 2.1
  • Location: 15 km south of Wairoa
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54 mins ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p293121
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 10:54:41 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 144 km
  • Magnitude: 2.8
  • Location: 80 km north-west of Collingwood
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1 hour ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p293108
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 10:48:26 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 11 km
  • Magnitude: 1.6
  • Location: 20 km east of Wairoa
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1 hour ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p293010
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 9:56:07 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 14 km
  • Magnitude: 1.5
  • Location: 5 km north of Waipukurau
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2 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292977
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 9:38:22 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 67 km
  • Magnitude: 2.2
  • Location: 15 km north of Martinborough
  • Felt it?

2 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292771
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 7:48:54 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 13 km
  • Magnitude: 1.8
  • Location: 20 km east of Wairoa
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4 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292738
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 7:30:59 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 21 km
  • Magnitude: 2.0
  • Location: 35 km east of Napier
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4 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292691
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 7:06:11 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 191 km
  • Magnitude: 3.0
  • Location: 15 km east of Rotorua
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4 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292684
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 7:02:23 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 17 km
  • Magnitude: 1.6
  • Location: 5 km north of Waipukurau
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4 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292668
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 6:54:00 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 15 km
  • Magnitude: 2.2
  • Location: 20 km east of Wairoa
  • Felt it?

5 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292660
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 6:49:35 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 15 km
  • Magnitude: 2.5
  • Location: 20 km east of Wairoa
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5 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292580
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 6:06:49 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 14 km
  • Magnitude: 2.1
  • Location: 20 km east of Wairoa
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5 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292579
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 6:06:25 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 62 km
  • Magnitude: 1.9
  • Location: 20 km south of Levin
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5 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292534
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 5:42:26 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 213 km
  • Magnitude: 3.1
  • Location: 35 km north of Te Kaha
  • Felt it?

6 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292495
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 5:21:23 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 28 km
  • Magnitude: 1.4
  • Location: 20 km east of Eketahuna
  • Felt it?

6 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292488
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 5:17:39 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 61 km
  • Magnitude: 1.9
  • Location: 30 km south-east of Turangi
  • Felt it?

6 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292472
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 5:09:10 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 26 km
  • Magnitude: 1.5
  • Location: 15 km east of Eketahuna
  • Felt it?

6 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292445
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 4:54:51 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 69 km
  • Magnitude: 2.0
  • Location: 15 km south-west of French Pass
  • Felt it?

7 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292370
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 4:15:14 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 303 km
  • Magnitude: 3.0
  • Location: 5 km west of Whangamata
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7 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292368
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 4:13:44 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 208 km
  • Magnitude: 2.1
  • Location: 20 km north of Whanganui
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7 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292300
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 3:37:50 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 196 km
  • Magnitude: 2.3
  • Location: 30 km north of Dannevirke
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8 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292234
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 3:02:41 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 22 km
  • Magnitude: 2.0
  • Location: 70 km south of Waverley
  • Felt it?

8 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292229
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 3:00:08 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 24 km
  • Magnitude: 1.6
  • Location: 25 km south-east of Dannevirke
  • Felt it?

8 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p292214
  • NZST: Saturday, April 19 2014 at 2:52:00 pm
  • Maximum intensity ?: unnoticeable
  • Depth: 20 km
  • Magnitude: 1.9
  • Location: 15 km south-east of Hastings
  • Felt it?

9 hours ago