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This is a list of recent earthquakes in the New Zealand region:

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 2:26:03 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.1
Location20 km north-east of Napier
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33 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 2:24:35 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north of Te Araroa
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35 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 2:02:00 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.0
Location15 km west of Kaikoura
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58 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 1:52:09 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.1
Location40 km east of Stratford
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 1:13:38 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude1.7
LocationWithin 5 km of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 12:55:49 pm
Depth97 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km north-west of Whakatane
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 12:44:26 pm
Depth202 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km north-east of Taumarunui
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 12:41:41 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.7
Location30 km north-east of Hanmer Springs
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 12:18:45 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km north-west of Tokomaru Bay
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 12:04:18 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude1.4
Location15 km east of Seddon
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 11:04:07 am
Depth56 km
Magnitude2.0
Location25 km east of Ohakune
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 10:02:17 am
Depth127 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km west of Ohakune
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 9:56:19 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude0.6
Location25 km north of Ohakune
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5 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 9:06:32 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.4
Location25 km south-west of Kaikoura
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 9:01:34 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude1.6
Location20 km east of Seddon
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 8:59:03 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.1
Location20 km west of Porangahau
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6 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 8:32:42 am
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.5
Location25 km north of Wellington
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 8:01:03 am
Depth54 km
Magnitude1.7
Location25 km south of Taupo
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6 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 7:06:44 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km south-west of Kaikoura
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7 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 6:59:05 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.4
Location15 km north-west of Napier
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 6:40:19 am
Depth156 km
Magnitude2.5
Location55 km south-west of Hawera
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8 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 6:32:02 am
Depth39 km
Magnitude3.0
Location25 km east of Matawai
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 6:19:51 am
Depth17 km
Magnitude1.7
Location25 km east of Seddon
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 6:03:06 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude0.8
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 5:22:11 am
Depth55 km
Magnitude2.2
Location55 km south of Murupara
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 5:21:52 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude2.2
Location20 km north-west of Te Araroa
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 4:46:19 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude0.9
Location20 km east of Ohakune
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 4:27:32 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude1.7
Location20 km south-west of Wairoa
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 4:21:06 am
Depth135 km
Magnitude2.3
Location15 km south-west of Rotorua
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Mar 24 2017, 4:14:53 am
Depth60 km
Magnitude1.8
Location15 km north of Opotiki
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10 hours ago