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

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 2 2015, 10:02:12 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude4.1
Location30 km north-east of White Island
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3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Mar 1 2015, 8:01:39 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude3.1
Location20 km north-east of Tolaga Bay
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4 days ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 8:33:08 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude4.8
Location105 km north of White Island
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7 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 24 2015, 1:24:25 pm
Depth45 km
Magnitude3.1
Location20 km north-west of Te Araroa
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 24 2015, 12:02:33 am
Depth17 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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a week ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 23 2015, 11:25:06 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude4.7
Location110 km north of White Island
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a week ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 17 2015, 6:56:55 pm
Depth33 km
Magnitude5.2
Location145 km east of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 16 2015, 4:44:02 pm
Depth58 km
Magnitude3.9
Location40 km east of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 16 2015, 11:50:09 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 13 2015, 5:06:25 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km south of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 12 2015, 3:04:31 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km south of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 9 2015, 5:50:14 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Feb 8 2015, 11:09:19 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTSun, Feb 8 2015, 5:21:54 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.9
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 7 2015, 6:05:48 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTFri, Feb 6 2015, 8:15:29 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude4.2
Location25 km west of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 6 2015, 12:43:12 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 6 2015, 12:30:57 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity moderate
NZDTFri, Feb 6 2015, 12:02:35 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude4.5
Location10 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 6 2015, 12:01:09 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 5 2015, 11:49:15 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 5 2015, 11:19:17 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 5 2015, 10:33:25 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 5 2015, 10:31:35 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 5 2015, 9:54:20 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Feb 1 2015, 11:56:15 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude3.1
Location35 km south-east of Tolaga Bay
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Feb 1 2015, 10:36:34 am
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km west of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Feb 1 2015, 9:30:50 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-east of Gisborne
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Jan 28 2015, 10:21:39 pm
Depth39 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km west of Te Kaha
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Jan 28 2015, 10:15:50 pm
Depth38 km
Magnitude3.3
Location10 km west of Te Kaha
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago