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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the Auckland and Northland region over the past year:

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Sep 17 2016, 1:28:44 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km south-east of Te Awamutu
Felt it?quake details...

7 days ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Sep 2 2016, 8:06:03 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude6.0
Location125 km east of Te Araroa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Sep 2 2016, 7:18:28 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude5.8
Location90 km north-east of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Sep 2 2016, 5:14:05 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude6.2
Location110 km north-east of Te Araroa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity moderate
NZSTFri, Sep 2 2016, 4:37:55 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude7.1
Location125 km north-east of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Sep 1 2016, 10:04:35 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude5.7
Location95 km north-east of Te Araroa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, May 12 2016, 1:44:23 am
Depth88 km
Magnitude5.2
Location10 km west of Murupara
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Nov 2 2015, 9:17:46 am
Depth31 km
Magnitude3.2
Location40 km north-west of Kawhia
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTSun, Nov 1 2015, 6:42:11 pm
Depth55 km
Magnitude5.4
Location35 km north-east of Taihape
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Oct 22 2015, 9:05:45 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude4.8
Location20 km north of Opunake
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago