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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 weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 28 2017, 12:07:21 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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19 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 9:41:05 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.6
Location20 km south-east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 7:31:35 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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16 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 7:11:01 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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17 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 7:04:58 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude3.0
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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17 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 6:31:21 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-east of Seddon
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17 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 27 2017, 5:29:59 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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18 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Feb 26 2017, 1:06:57 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km south-east of Seddon
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1 day ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Feb 26 2017, 12:49:27 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude4.4
Location105 km north-east of Te Araroa
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Feb 26 2017, 6:24:08 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km east of Seddon
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Feb 26 2017, 4:47:54 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km north-west of Cheviot
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1 day ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 10:26:13 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude3.1
Location20 km east of Seddon
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 5:53:16 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 4:57:02 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km south-east of Seddon
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 2:27:17 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 11:15:41 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km north-west of Culverden
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 8:59:08 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude3.4
Location25 km east of Seddon
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2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 7:32:19 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km north-west of Kaikoura
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 1:17:11 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude3.2
Location35 km east of Seddon
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2 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 1:06:06 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.9
Location30 km east of Seddon
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2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 11:15:42 pm
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km north-west of Kaikoura
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 10:53:46 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km south-east of Seddon
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 10:52:04 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-east of Seddon
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 10:46:15 pm
Depth135 km
Magnitude4.4
Location40 km north-west of Snares Islands
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3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 10:22:47 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km east of Seddon
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 10:59:09 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km south-east of Seddon
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3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 9:54:37 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.2
Location20 km east of Seddon
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 7:07:44 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km west of Kaikoura
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 6:57:11 am
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km north-west of Culverden
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 6:10:19 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km south-west of Palmerston North
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago