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

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 27 2016, 11:16:34 pm
Depth35 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km north-east of Gisborne
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1 day ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZSTSun, Jun 19 2016, 10:54:42 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude4.0
Location35 km south-east of Tolaga Bay
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jun 19 2016, 8:53:41 am
Depth37 km
Magnitude4.3
Location40 km south-east of Wairoa
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jun 17 2016, 6:15:49 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km south-east of Tolaga Bay
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTWed, Jun 1 2016, 9:30:20 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.8
Location30 km east of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZSTWed, Jun 1 2016, 8:37:33 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude4.5
Location70 km north-west of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 29 2016, 8:53:04 pm
Depth40 km
Magnitude3.6
Location15 km south-west of Te Kaha
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 29 2016, 2:23:22 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude3.6
Location55 km east of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 28 2016, 4:19:41 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.4
Location15 km east of Tokomaru Bay
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 28 2016, 4:17:54 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south-east of Tokomaru Bay
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 24 2016, 2:12:04 am
Depth33 km
Magnitude3.7
Location70 km east of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 22 2016, 6:21:06 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km north of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSun, May 22 2016, 4:52:26 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km north of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTThu, May 12 2016, 1:44:23 am
Depth88 km
Magnitude5.2
Location10 km west of Murupara
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, May 11 2016, 3:42:28 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north-east of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 8 2016, 7:48:49 pm
Depth31 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km south-west of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 7 2016, 7:27:24 am
Depth31 km
Magnitude3.0
Location30 km south-east of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, May 5 2016, 10:39:11 am
Depth46 km
Magnitude3.3
Location5 km south of Opotiki
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 2 2016, 11:59:09 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude3.4
Location35 km south-east of Te Kaha
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 2 2016, 12:26:49 pm
Depth125 km
Magnitude4.5
Location50 km north-east of White Island
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Apr 28 2016, 3:15:21 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.5
LocationWithin 5 km of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Apr 27 2016, 5:36:49 pm
Depth30 km
Magnitude3.1
Location20 km north of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Apr 27 2016, 2:25:22 pm
Depth84 km
Magnitude4.2
Location45 km north of Te Kaha
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Apr 20 2016, 5:59:53 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km west of Tolaga Bay
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 8 2016, 7:41:03 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km south-west of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Apr 7 2016, 2:38:05 pm
Depth99 km
Magnitude4.5
Location20 km south of White Island
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Apr 1 2016, 10:17:19 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km south of Ruatoria
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 31 2016, 10:48:08 am
Depth36 km
Magnitude3.3
Location20 km west of Matawai
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 28 2016, 5:53:20 pm
Depth32 km
Magnitude3.0
Location20 km west of Ruatoria
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Mar 26 2016, 5:27:45 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km south-west of Te Kaha
Felt Rapid betaFelt it?quake details...

weeks ago