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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the New Zealand region over the past year:

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 4:12:03 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.4
Location40 km south-east of Turangi
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4 mins ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 4:10:42 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km north of Turangi
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5 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:44:07 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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32 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:41:18 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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34 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:41:08 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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35 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:38:44 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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37 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:35:05 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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41 mins ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:33:49 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude3.3
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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42 mins ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 1:02:27 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north-west of Te Araroa
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3 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 11:34:53 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km west of Kaikoura
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 10:51:41 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km north-east of Masterton
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5 hours ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 10:19:37 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude3.8
Location15 km west of Kaikoura
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5 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 8:03:41 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.7
Location20 km east of Pongaroa
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8 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:18:56 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km east of Seddon
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12 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:14:56 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km east of Seddon
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13 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:04:59 am
Depth29 km
Magnitude2.9
Location20 km north-west of Kaikoura
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13 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 28 2017, 9:41:12 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km north-east of Kaikoura
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 28 2017, 5:15:21 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km north of Kaikoura
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 28 2017, 1:38:49 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.7
Location20 km north of Kaikoura
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 11:01:45 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km south-west of Cheviot
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 10:01:30 pm
Depth31 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km south-east of Hastings
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 8:28:57 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north-east of Culverden
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 6:52:44 pm
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.9
Location20 km south-east of Seddon
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 4:23:31 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km west of Porangahau
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 4:20:33 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.4
Location15 km south-east of Seddon
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1 day ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 3:24:29 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km south-west of Kaikoura
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2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 2:01:31 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 1:53:11 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km east of Seddon
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 1:27:02 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km north-east of Arthur's Pass
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2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 12:49:42 pm
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km north-west of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago