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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the Tongariro and Bay of Plenty region over the past year:

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 4:12:03 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.4
Location40 km south-east of Turangi
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5 mins ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 4:10:42 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km north of Turangi
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7 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:44:07 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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33 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:41:18 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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36 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:41:08 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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36 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:38:44 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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39 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:35:05 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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42 mins ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Mar 29 2017, 3:33:49 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude3.3
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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44 mins ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 27 2017, 12:17:29 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude4.3
Location20 km south of Whanganui
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2 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 23 2017, 8:51:51 pm
Depth54 km
Magnitude4.8
Location10 km south-west of Paraparaumu
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 22 2017, 6:46:24 pm
Depth4 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km north of Taupo
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6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 20 2017, 12:39:25 am
Depth38 km
Magnitude3.5
Location25 km south-east of Te Kaha
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a week ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Mar 19 2017, 9:09:45 am
Depth29 km
Magnitude4.5
Location20 km north-east of Pongaroa
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Mar 18 2017, 12:35:49 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km north-east of White Island
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Mar 18 2017, 9:22:01 am
Depth32 km
Magnitude4.2
Location30 km north of Wairoa
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 15 2017, 10:13:28 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km south-east of Rotorua
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 13 2017, 4:53:17 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude3.6
Location45 km east of Stratford
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Mar 12 2017, 11:14:53 pm
Depth32 km
Magnitude4.6
Location20 km east of Dannevirke
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTSun, Mar 12 2017, 10:23:02 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude4.2
Location10 km west of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Mar 12 2017, 3:42:08 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.9
Location20 km south-west of Ohakune
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Mar 12 2017, 12:02:39 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude3.4
Location45 km east of Stratford
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Mar 11 2017, 11:49:14 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude4.0
Location45 km east of Stratford
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTThu, Mar 9 2017, 2:16:04 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude4.5
Location50 km north of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 9 2017, 1:13:12 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.4
Location30 km west of Ohakune
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weeks ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 8 2017, 12:03:37 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude5.0
Location85 km north-east of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 7 2017, 4:48:09 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km north-east of Taupo
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 7 2017, 4:46:17 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.0
Location5 km north-east of Taupo
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 3 2017, 10:47:21 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.4
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 3 2017, 5:53:51 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude4.5
Location35 km south of Wairoa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 2 2017, 7:44:29 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude3.3
Location10 km west of Te Kaha
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago