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

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Intensity strong
Region intensity light
NZSTThu, Apr 28 2016, 9:44:20 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude4.4
Location35 km north-east of Milford Sound
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Apr 27 2016, 7:58:36 pm
Depth73 km
Magnitude3.9
Location30 km north-west of Te Anau
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6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 22 2016, 2:29:33 am
Depth49 km
Magnitude3.2
Location25 km east of Milford Sound
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a week ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity moderate
NZSTSun, Apr 17 2016, 4:05:35 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude4.0
Location10 km west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSat, Apr 16 2016, 5:18:22 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 15 2016, 11:54:08 pm
Depth48 km
Magnitude3.4
Location40 km north-west of Tuatapere
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Apr 14 2016, 7:54:40 am
Depth72 km
Magnitude4.1
Location45 km south-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Apr 7 2016, 2:48:36 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude3.4
Location40 km north-west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 28 2016, 4:12:05 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude4.4
Location60 km north-east of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 28 2016, 9:22:39 am
Depth72 km
Magnitude4.4
Location40 km north-west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTSun, Mar 27 2016, 4:24:42 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.0
Location5 km north-east of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 15 2016, 1:09:06 am
Depth113 km
Magnitude4.7
Location40 km south-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 1 2016, 11:57:51 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km north of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Dec 30 2015, 2:14:29 pm
Depth62 km
Magnitude3.4
Location40 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 29 2015, 6:03:36 pm
Depth39 km
Magnitude3.9
Location45 km north-west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 29 2015, 12:56:13 pm
Depth57 km
Magnitude4.2
Location65 km west of Tuatapere
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Nov 24 2015, 3:41:20 am
Depth58 km
Magnitude4.0
Location50 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Nov 17 2015, 7:36:51 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.9
Location20 km east of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 14 2015, 10:57:53 pm
Depth39 km
Magnitude3.8
Location50 km north-west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Oct 27 2015, 11:14:56 am
Depth3 km
Magnitude4.3
Location30 km north-west of Wanaka
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weeks ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Oct 21 2015, 10:49:41 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude5.1
Location140 km west of Tuatapere
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Oct 6 2015, 8:12:44 pm
Depth46 km
Magnitude3.3
Location35 km south-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 4 2015, 7:51:10 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.1
Location20 km north-east of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Oct 2 2015, 12:58:44 pm
Depth78 km
Magnitude4.4
Location30 km south-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Sep 25 2015, 10:45:22 am
Depth29 km
Magnitude3.2
Location30 km west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZSTMon, Sep 21 2015, 8:31:58 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude4.0
Location15 km north-east of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Sep 13 2015, 9:07:07 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude4.0
Location60 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Sep 10 2015, 9:11:07 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude3.3
Location40 km south-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 19 2015, 12:03:32 am
Depth31 km
Magnitude3.4
Location50 km north-west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Aug 18 2015, 7:22:47 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.8
Location70 km west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago