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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 weak
NZSTThu, Jul 30 2015, 1:33:16 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km south-east of Hastings
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1 day ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jul 26 2015, 2:41:39 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude3.3
Location25 km west of Hastings
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4 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 17 2015, 2:41:35 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.4
Location20 km north of Napier
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTThu, Jul 16 2015, 7:32:47 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.7
Location20 km north-west of Napier
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 14 2015, 8:57:45 am
Depth31 km
Magnitude4.1
Location15 km north-west of Eketahuna
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 9 2015, 8:54:19 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km north-west of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 7 2015, 2:08:36 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.9
Location5 km west of Napier
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jul 7 2015, 6:31:12 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km south-east of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 5:37:21 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km west of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 3 2015, 5:09:08 am
Depth48 km
Magnitude4.1
Location20 km north-east of Pongaroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jun 30 2015, 12:07:13 pm
Depth39 km
Magnitude3.2
Location10 km south-east of Hastings
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 29 2015, 9:27:33 pm
Depth57 km
Magnitude4.1
Location20 km north-east of Feilding
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jun 28 2015, 12:41:32 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km south-west of Hastings
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jun 25 2015, 7:42:37 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.4
Location40 km east of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Jun 24 2015, 1:17:06 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude4.2
Location20 km east of Eketahuna
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 22 2015, 3:16:52 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km south-west of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 22 2015, 4:47:25 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km south of Hastings
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Jun 19 2015, 11:49:50 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude4.1
Location20 km south of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jun 19 2015, 2:40:42 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km south-east of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTWed, Jun 17 2015, 1:53:06 pm
Depth44 km
Magnitude4.0
Location5 km east of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jun 14 2015, 5:50:19 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km north of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jun 11 2015, 11:06:06 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km west of Napier
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTWed, Jun 10 2015, 3:00:16 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude3.3
Location5 km north of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Jun 9 2015, 8:52:23 am
Depth44 km
Magnitude3.3
Location10 km north-west of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 8 2015, 6:16:32 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km north-west of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jun 7 2015, 10:19:49 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.9
Location30 km east of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jun 4 2015, 10:52:01 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.9
Location5 km south of Hastings
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jun 1 2015, 8:15:27 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude2.9
Location20 km south-west of Hastings
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, May 27 2015, 6:44:28 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude3.2
Location10 km south-west of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, May 26 2015, 4:32:15 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km east of Napier
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago