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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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  • Public Id: 2014p552771
  • NZST: Friday, July 25 2014 at 12:36:26 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 9 km
  • Magnitude: 1.9
  • Location: 5 km north-east of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

9 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p552756
  • NZST: Friday, July 25 2014 at 12:28:52 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 11 km
  • Magnitude: 2.5
  • Location: 5 km north of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

9 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p552729
  • NZST: Friday, July 25 2014 at 12:15:20 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: moderate
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Magnitude: 4.0
  • Location: 5 km north-east of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

9 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p552722
  • NZST: Friday, July 25 2014 at 12:10:27 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Magnitude: 2.4
  • Location: 5 km north-east of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

9 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p511409
  • NZST: Wednesday, July 9 2014 at 5:18:46 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 31 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 15 km south-east of Hastings
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p510076
  • NZST: Wednesday, July 9 2014 at 5:28:49 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 15 km
  • Magnitude: 3.1
  • Location: 5 km east of Porangahau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p504503
  • NZST: Monday, July 7 2014 at 3:59:34 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 30 km
  • Magnitude: 3.4
  • Location: 15 km south of Hastings
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p476125
  • NZST: Thursday, June 26 2014 at 3:59:43 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 65 km
  • Magnitude: 4.7
  • Location: 40 km south-west of Whanganui
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p475199
  • NZST: Thursday, June 26 2014 at 7:46:26 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 31 km
  • Magnitude: 4.8
  • Location: 10 km east of Eketahuna
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p474940
  • NZST: Thursday, June 26 2014 at 5:28:32 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 24 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 30 km west of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p469890
  • NZST: Tuesday, June 24 2014 at 8:37:48 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 31 km
  • Magnitude: 3.5
  • Location: 35 km east of Taihape
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p465319
  • NZST: Sunday, June 22 2014 at 4:02:12 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 46 km
  • Magnitude: 3.1
  • Location: 15 km north of Porangahau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p463805
  • NZST: Sunday, June 22 2014 at 2:35:30 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 8 km
  • Magnitude: 2.3
  • Location: 5 km north of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p448084
  • NZST: Monday, June 16 2014 at 6:59:27 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 7 km
  • Magnitude: 2.1
  • Location: Within 5 km of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p438041
  • NZST: Thursday, June 12 2014 at 1:48:18 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 23 km
  • Magnitude: 3.0
  • Location: 15 km north of Napier
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p422098
  • NZST: Friday, June 6 2014 at 4:14:17 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 41 km
  • Magnitude: 3.5
  • Location: 40 km south-east of Wairoa
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p422047
  • NZST: Friday, June 6 2014 at 3:46:54 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 106 km
  • Magnitude: 5.1
  • Location: 15 km west of Ohakune
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p417991
  • NZST: Thursday, June 5 2014 at 3:46:01 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 19 km
  • Magnitude: 2.7
  • Location: 25 km north-west of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p409915
  • NZST: Monday, June 2 2014 at 4:02:49 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 31 km
  • Magnitude: 3.5
  • Location: 20 km south-east of Wairoa
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p403275
  • NZST: Friday, May 30 2014 at 5:05:04 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 27 km
  • Magnitude: 3.0
  • Location: 20 km south of Hastings
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p398473
  • NZST: Wednesday, May 28 2014 at 10:26:37 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: moderate
  • Maximum intensity ?: strong
  • Depth: 17 km
  • Magnitude: 4.6
  • Location: 5 km west of Porangahau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p396015
  • NZST: Wednesday, May 28 2014 at 12:36:48 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 23 km
  • Magnitude: 3.0
  • Location: 30 km east of Hastings
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p377737
  • NZST: Wednesday, May 21 2014 at 6:18:44 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 43 km
  • Magnitude: 4.0
  • Location: 10 km south-east of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p373101
  • NZST: Monday, May 19 2014 at 1:08:13 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 16 km
  • Magnitude: 3.2
  • Location: 30 km east of Wairoa
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p368019
  • NZST: Saturday, May 17 2014 at 4:00:43 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 26 km
  • Magnitude: 2.8
  • Location: 10 km east of Wairoa
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p365757
  • NZST: Friday, May 16 2014 at 7:55:30 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 32 km
  • Magnitude: 4.2
  • Location: 20 km east of Eketahuna
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p365160
  • NZST: Friday, May 16 2014 at 2:38:04 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 30 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 15 km south-east of Napier
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p357325
  • NZST: Tuesday, May 13 2014 at 5:02:55 pm
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 53 km
  • Magnitude: 4.0
  • Location: 20 km east of Dannevirke
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p350447
  • NZST: Sunday, May 11 2014 at 3:58:32 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 22 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 20 km north of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p345741
  • NZST: Friday, May 9 2014 at 10:11:12 am
  • Hawke's Bay region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 8 km
  • Magnitude: 2.3
  • Location: 5 km north-west of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago