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

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Sep 1 2015, 3:56:54 am
Depth35 km
Magnitude3.7
Location60 km north of Te Araroa
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11 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Sep 1 2015, 12:49:20 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.1
Location30 km north of Gisborne
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15 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 23 2015, 6:33:42 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north-west of Gisborne
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Aug 22 2015, 6:51:36 am
Depth6 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km west of Te Araroa
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 19 2015, 6:51:57 am
Depth2 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km south-west of Te Kaha
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Aug 18 2015, 10:15:29 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.2
Location30 km north of Gisborne
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Aug 17 2015, 10:55:20 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 16 2015, 8:34:57 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude3.0
Location20 km west of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSun, Aug 16 2015, 11:04:10 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.1
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Aug 15 2015, 2:12:02 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km west of Matawai
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Aug 13 2015, 4:15:07 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 27 2015, 8:06:17 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jul 26 2015, 11:27:38 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south-west of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jul 26 2015, 8:25:08 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.8
LocationWithin 5 km of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 23 2015, 6:56:30 pm
Depth21 km
Magnitude3.5
Location30 km east of Matawai
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Jul 22 2015, 7:24:01 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.6
Location55 km east of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 21 2015, 9:42:25 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.6
Location30 km north of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Jul 18 2015, 1:53:13 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km south-east of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 17 2015, 10:14:00 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.8
Location50 km east of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 10 2015, 9:22:48 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.0
Location5 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Jul 10 2015, 8:01:05 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude4.4
Location45 km north of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 7 2015, 12:55:19 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south-east of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 7 2015, 5:04:04 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Jul 4 2015, 6:35:20 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km west of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jun 30 2015, 3:14:51 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km west of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 29 2015, 10:36:43 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 29 2015, 10:08:10 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south-west of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 29 2015, 3:38:12 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jun 28 2015, 2:50:59 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jun 28 2015, 2:48:08 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago