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

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 26 2016, 3:53:49 pm
Depth2 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-west of Queenstown
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1 day ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 26 2016, 7:42:24 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude5.0
Location45 km north-west of Haast
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1 day ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 26 2016, 5:42:13 am
Depth1 km
Magnitude3.0
Location10 km north-west of Queenstown
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Jul 13 2016, 11:05:23 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude3.8
Location50 km north-west of Te Anau
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 8 2016, 7:48:20 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude3.0
Location25 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTMon, Jul 4 2016, 7:30:00 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.5
Location15 km north of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity moderate
NZSTTue, Jun 7 2016, 2:55:22 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude5.8
Location75 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jun 7 2016, 11:00:47 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude4.2
Location70 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jun 5 2016, 7:33:19 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km north-east of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 31 2016, 1:50:11 pm
Depth105 km
Magnitude4.6
Location35 km north-west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity light
NZSTSun, May 29 2016, 3:02:49 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude4.6
Location60 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 28 2016, 11:16:02 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude4.1
Location80 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 17 2016, 12:21:42 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km north-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, May 12 2016, 9:32:11 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.3
Location20 km north-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 9 2016, 2:55:25 am
Depth67 km
Magnitude3.9
Location55 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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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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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Apr 27 2016, 7:58:37 pm
Depth62 km
Magnitude3.7
Location35 km north-west of Te Anau
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weeks 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 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
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

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
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

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
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

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
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

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
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

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
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago