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

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 30 2017, 10:20:17 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km north-east of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

10 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 30 2017, 12:56:18 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.2
Location25 km south-west of Kaikoura
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20 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 29 2017, 7:21:21 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km east of Methven
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 28 2017, 9:47:32 am
Depth29 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north-east of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 28 2017, 2:20:33 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude3.2
Location25 km south-west of Cheviot
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 27 2017, 9:57:54 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km south of Cheviot
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 27 2017, 7:08:04 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km west of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 27 2017, 2:38:28 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km west of Hanmer Springs
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, May 26 2017, 6:23:25 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.4
Location15 km north-west of Culverden
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4 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, May 26 2017, 5:14:44 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km west of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

4 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, May 25 2017, 12:58:00 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north-east of Twizel
Felt it?quake details...

5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, May 25 2017, 12:55:55 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km west of Hanmer Springs
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5 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, May 25 2017, 11:18:45 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.5
Location45 km north of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

5 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, May 24 2017, 3:43:33 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.7
Location20 km west of Oxford
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, May 24 2017, 1:15:14 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km west of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 23 2017, 11:59:37 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.5
Location20 km south-west of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZSTTue, May 23 2017, 6:20:06 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.4
Location10 km south-west of Oxford
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7 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 23 2017, 2:06:34 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km south-west of Cheviot
Felt it?quake details...

7 days ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity moderate
NZSTMon, May 22 2017, 2:10:04 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude4.6
Location15 km north-east of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 22 2017, 12:14:52 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km east of Christchurch
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 22 2017, 11:54:54 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km west of Christchurch
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTMon, May 22 2017, 11:17:39 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude3.5
Location15 km north-east of Culverden
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 22 2017, 4:39:22 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km north-east of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 22 2017, 1:05:29 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.7
Location5 km west of Cheviot
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 21 2017, 4:00:37 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km north of Culverden
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 21 2017, 8:23:41 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km west of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 21 2017, 7:37:35 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude3.6
Location30 km north-west of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 21 2017, 1:12:49 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km south-east of Christchurch
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 20 2017, 8:17:11 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km north of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 20 2017, 5:11:21 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km north of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago