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

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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
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a week 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
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Aug 15 2015, 4:33:53 am
Depth60 km
Magnitude3.4
Location30 km north of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Aug 6 2015, 2:20:50 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.8
Location65 km west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 30 2015, 9:04:21 am
Depth62 km
Magnitude3.6
Location40 km north of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 24 2015, 7:56:50 am
Depth44 km
Magnitude3.4
Location45 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 5:45:15 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude5.0
Location35 km west of Twizel
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 12:51:55 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.2
Location35 km north-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Jul 4 2015, 11:47:49 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.4
Location25 km west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 3 2015, 8:25:09 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude5.1
Location125 km west of Tuatapere
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 29 2015, 3:11:49 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.4
Location35 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jun 25 2015, 6:55:36 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.9
Location65 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Jun 17 2015, 2:37:40 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km south-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jun 14 2015, 2:40:15 pm
Depth94 km
Magnitude4.1
Location20 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jun 9 2015, 6:13:39 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude3.9
Location25 km north-west of Wanaka
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 23 2015, 7:56:43 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.3
Location40 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, May 20 2015, 8:46:28 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude4.0
Location30 km north-west of Wanaka
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 18 2015, 3:28:01 am
Depth40 km
Magnitude3.4
Location45 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 11 2015, 4:06:59 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.6
Location25 km west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity moderate
NZSTThu, May 7 2015, 4:23:53 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude5.3
Location55 km north-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 5 2015, 9:55:12 pm
Depth62 km
Magnitude3.6
Location35 km north-west of Te Anau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity moderate
NZSTMon, May 4 2015, 2:29:10 pm
Depth4 km
Magnitude5.8
Location30 km north-west of Wanaka
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 12 2015, 9:31:10 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude3.6
Location30 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 5 2015, 2:34:49 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude3.2
Location30 km west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 24 2015, 7:40:34 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.8
Location5 km east of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 4 2015, 3:11:33 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.9
Location30 km south-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 1:29:53 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude4.8
Location80 km west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 16 2015, 2:58:51 pm
Depth104 km
Magnitude4.2
Location45 km south-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTSun, Feb 15 2015, 6:19:32 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.5
Location10 km east of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 14 2015, 6:13:58 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km east of Queenstown
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago