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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 weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Sep 14 2014, 3:33:39 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km north-east of Hastings
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Sep 5 2014, 2:52:48 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km north-east of Waipukurau
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 3:56:22 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km south-east of Porangahau
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a week ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 31 2014, 2:00:49 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude3.3
Location25 km north-east of Wairoa
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weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 27 2014, 9:57:46 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km west of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 27 2014, 6:58:43 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km south-west of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Aug 21 2014, 8:36:27 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km north-east of Hastings
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Aug 15 2014, 8:37:19 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.8
LocationWithin 5 km of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Aug 14 2014, 9:34:49 am
Depth47 km
Magnitude3.4
Location45 km north-west of Napier
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Aug 14 2014, 7:24:35 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km north-east of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Aug 14 2014, 7:01:57 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km east of Hastings
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Aug 12 2014, 11:57:13 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km south-east of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Aug 9 2014, 5:22:48 am
Depth47 km
Magnitude3.6
Location5 km east of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Aug 8 2014, 2:30:04 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude4.1
Location20 km west of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Aug 5 2014, 6:50:26 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.9
Location25 km east of Napier
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 3 2014, 5:55:42 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km north-west of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 28 2014, 4:08:50 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude3.1
Location5 km east of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 28 2014, 12:18:14 am
Depth43 km
Magnitude3.3
Location15 km east of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Jul 26 2014, 8:22:49 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude3.6
Location30 km east of Napier
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSat, Jul 26 2014, 7:57:13 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude3.8
Location30 km east of Napier
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 25 2014, 12:36:26 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km north-east of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 25 2014, 12:28:52 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km north of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity moderate
NZSTFri, Jul 25 2014, 12:15:20 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.8
Location5 km north-east of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Jul 25 2014, 12:14:26 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.4
Location5 km north of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 25 2014, 12:10:27 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km north of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Jul 9 2014, 5:18:46 pm
Depth31 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km south-east of Hastings
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Jul 9 2014, 5:28:49 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.1
Location5 km east of Porangahau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 7 2014, 3:59:34 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude3.4
Location15 km south of Hastings
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weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jun 26 2014, 3:59:43 pm
Depth65 km
Magnitude4.7
Location40 km south-west of Whanganui
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

  • Map showing earthquake location.
Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZSTThu, Jun 26 2014, 7:46:26 am
Depth31 km
Magnitude4.8
Location10 km east of Eketahuna
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago