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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
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 1:35:30 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.2
Location25 km east of Tolaga Bay
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23 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 9:29:03 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km north of Gisborne
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 18 2015, 6:44:57 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north-west of Ruatoria
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7 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 17 2015, 7:23:07 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.7
Location20 km east of Matawai
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 16 2015, 4:53:53 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.9
Location30 km west of Tolaga Bay
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, May 14 2015, 7:36:53 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, May 13 2015, 8:21:18 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km south-west of Te Kaha
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, May 13 2015, 5:05:18 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTMon, May 11 2015, 3:33:59 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.8
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 9 2015, 4:17:31 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.9
Location25 km east of Tolaga Bay
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, May 8 2015, 10:38:06 am
Depth35 km
Magnitude3.0
Location25 km east of White Island
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, May 7 2015, 12:18:22 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km east of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 5 2015, 7:00:28 pm
Depth41 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km south-east of White Island
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 5 2015, 4:51:30 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km south of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSat, May 2 2015, 5:50:48 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude3.2
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, May 2 2015, 12:54:06 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.6
Location20 km west of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Apr 28 2015, 6:04:10 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km east of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Apr 27 2015, 8:39:50 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Apr 27 2015, 2:53:43 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 26 2015, 7:58:40 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 26 2015, 4:53:03 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSat, Apr 25 2015, 12:16:32 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude3.0
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSat, Apr 25 2015, 1:34:25 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude3.2
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 11:14:49 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.9
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 10:58:52 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.2
Location10 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 6:52:21 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 6:00:32 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.7
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 5:42:13 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 4:40:01 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.9
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Apr 23 2015, 8:46:58 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago