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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
NZSTFri, Aug 26 2016, 12:51:59 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Aug 25 2016, 1:39:41 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude3.0
Location10 km south-west of Gisborne
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2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 24 2016, 5:48:39 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 21 2016, 7:34:40 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.0
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Aug 12 2016, 6:17:57 pm
Depth45 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km west of Ruatoria
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 10 2016, 4:06:51 pm
Depth47 km
Magnitude3.3
Location20 km north-east of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTWed, Aug 10 2016, 2:59:22 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude3.8
Location10 km north of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Aug 9 2016, 12:06:15 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 7 2016, 2:08:01 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km north-east of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Aug 5 2016, 2:49:34 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km north-west of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 3 2016, 5:51:45 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Aug 2 2016, 11:08:04 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude3.3
Location10 km south-east of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Aug 1 2016, 1:26:13 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude3.0
Location25 km north-west of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 28 2016, 9:01:30 pm
Depth33 km
Magnitude3.1
Location20 km south of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 26 2016, 1:49:02 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km north-east of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 19 2016, 2:50:39 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.5
Location20 km north-west of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 18 2016, 6:56:13 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km north-west of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 12 2016, 9:32:42 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.4
Location15 km south of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Jul 9 2016, 1:08:03 pm
Depth37 km
Magnitude4.0
Location20 km east of Murupara
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Jul 2 2016, 3:00:27 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km south of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 27 2016, 11:16:34 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.2
Location15 km north of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
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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weeks 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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weeks 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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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jun 16 2016, 4:28:11 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-west of Gisborne
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weeks 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
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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
Felt it?quake details...

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 it?quake details...

weeks ago