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

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Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Oct 14 2014, 5:12:30 pm
Depth33 km
Magnitude6.5
Location450 km north-east of Whakatane
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 12 2014, 1:54:54 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude3.5
Location55 km north of Te Araroa
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Oct 11 2014, 12:23:35 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.0
Location20 km east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Oct 6 2014, 2:14:32 pm
Depth113 km
Magnitude5.1
Location25 km west of Murupara
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTFri, Oct 3 2014, 8:33:16 am
Depth42 km
Magnitude4.6
Location25 km south of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Oct 3 2014, 1:22:27 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km south of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Sep 26 2014, 7:04:17 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.3
Location30 km south-east of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Sep 25 2014, 6:12:31 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km west of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Sep 21 2014, 5:42:30 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km south-east of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Sep 7 2014, 9:53:55 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 31 2014, 2:00:49 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude3.3
Location25 km north-east of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 27 2014, 10:32:14 pm
Depth51 km
Magnitude3.8
Location15 km north-west of Matawai
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Aug 26 2014, 12:03:05 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 24 2014, 10:48:23 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km north-west of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Aug 18 2014, 11:44:36 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km east of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 3 2014, 5:55:16 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km north-west of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 24 2014, 6:40:36 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 24 2014, 3:59:50 am
Depth46 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km north-west of Matawai
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 21 2014, 1:25:29 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Jul 16 2014, 4:41:59 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jul 6 2014, 7:36:40 pm
Depth33 km
Magnitude3.3
Location40 km east of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSun, Jul 6 2014, 4:54:09 pm
Depth33 km
Magnitude4.0
Location40 km east of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 4 2014, 7:30:38 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-east of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 3 2014, 10:09:20 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jun 22 2014, 8:35:55 am
Depth33 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km south of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 16 2014, 7:29:21 pm
Depth162 km
Magnitude4.5
Location25 km north-west of Whakatane
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 16 2014, 7:24:55 pm
Depth163 km
Magnitude4.8
Location30 km north-west of Whakatane
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Jun 14 2014, 12:04:36 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.7
Location60 km north-east of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Jun 11 2014, 3:04:09 pm
Depth63 km
Magnitude3.5
Location30 km north-east of Murupara
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 9 2014, 1:26:53 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago