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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
NZSTThu, Aug 18 2016, 3:51:58 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.2
Location30 km north-east of Milford Sound
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7 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Aug 18 2016, 12:05:04 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km north-east of Milford Sound
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7 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTWed, Aug 17 2016, 12:39:19 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.8
Location30 km north-west of Te Anau
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Aug 16 2016, 7:54:25 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.0
Location10 km south-west of Milford Sound
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Aug 13 2016, 3:04:10 am
Depth31 km
Magnitude3.7
Location45 km west of Te Anau
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 26 2016, 3:53:49 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-west of Queenstown
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weeks ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 26 2016, 7:42:24 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude4.8
Location45 km north-west of Haast
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 26 2016, 5:42:13 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.0
Location10 km north-west of Queenstown
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Jul 13 2016, 11:05:23 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude3.8
Location50 km north-west of Te Anau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jul 10 2016, 4:48:59 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.2
Location25 km north-west of Milford Sound
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weeks 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 moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 4 2016, 7:29:58 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.5
Location30 km north-west of Milford Sound
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weeks ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 13 2016, 2:20:49 pm
Depth35 km
Magnitude6.5
Location15 km east of Christchurch
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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
Felt it?quake details...

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 it?quake details...

weeks ago