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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the Hawke's Bay region over the past year:

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTSun, Mar 1 2015, 12:28:39 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude3.0
Location5 km east of Waipukurau
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2 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 28 2015, 6:18:09 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.4
Location20 km east of Dannevirke
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 10:08:09 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude3.2
Location20 km north-west of Wairoa
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 25 2015, 1:55:07 am
Depth29 km
Magnitude3.0
Location25 km north-east of Waipukurau
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7 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 21 2015, 6:28:17 pm
Depth47 km
Magnitude3.2
Location25 km south-east of Hastings
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a week 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
NZDTFri, Feb 13 2015, 1:47:19 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km south of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 12 2015, 1:38:56 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km south-west of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 10 2015, 12:21:40 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km east of Hastings
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
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 moderate
Region intensity weak
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 moderate
Region intensity light
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 weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 6 2015, 11:59:28 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.8
Location30 km west of Hastings
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 4 2015, 10:25:44 am
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km east of Napier
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 2 2015, 11:30:00 pm
Depth50 km
Magnitude3.1
Location20 km east of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Jan 28 2015, 5:09:15 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.8
Location5 km north of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 27 2015, 3:15:56 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude3.2
Location10 km east of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Jan 25 2015, 6:28:27 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km east of Wairoa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Jan 25 2015, 4:22:41 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude3.2
Location25 km east of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Jan 23 2015, 6:22:09 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.4
Location35 km south-east of Wairoa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Jan 16 2015, 5:49:35 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Jan 15 2015, 12:19:34 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.1
LocationWithin 5 km of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity light
NZDTMon, Jan 12 2015, 6:12:43 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude4.4
Location20 km south of Dannevirke
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Jan 10 2015, 7:13:35 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.1
Location35 km east of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Jan 5 2015, 1:44:19 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km south-east of Wairoa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Jan 3 2015, 6:54:21 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km east of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Jan 1 2015, 5:57:13 am
Depth58 km
Magnitude3.8
Location15 km north-west of Wairoa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 28 2014, 3:41:31 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km east of Napier
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Dec 25 2014, 5:05:22 pm
Depth32 km
Magnitude3.6
Location25 km south of Wairoa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Dec 25 2014, 4:19:09 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude3.3
Location25 km north-east of Wairoa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago