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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
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 5:53:16 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 25 2017, 2:27:17 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 6:17:49 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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4 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 1:18:11 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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5 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 9:28:59 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude3.4
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 7:05:40 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.3
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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5 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 2:48:40 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 1:51:05 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.3
Location15 km west of Turangi
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 10:54:41 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south of Opotiki
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6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 10:52:27 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude3.0
Location30 km north-east of Tauranga
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6 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 9:55:27 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity moderate
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 9:35:58 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.8
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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6 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 9:20:27 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude3.6
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 5:08:25 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 4:58:23 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 10:49:53 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 20 2017, 6:51:53 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.6
Location10 km east of Whanganui
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7 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTMon, Feb 20 2017, 6:45:14 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude4.0
Location10 km west of Te Kaha
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7 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 16 2017, 12:30:17 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km west of Taihape
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 13 2017, 4:07:15 pm
Depth43 km
Magnitude3.5
Location5 km north-east of Matawai
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 7 2017, 4:50:47 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km west of Taihape
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 4 2017, 11:29:10 pm
Depth77 km
Magnitude4.6
Location65 km south of Waverley
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Feb 4 2017, 5:47:28 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.4
LocationWithin 5 km of White Island
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity moderate
NZDTThu, Feb 2 2017, 6:05:39 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude4.8
Location10 km west of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Jan 29 2017, 1:51:05 pm
Depth46 km
Magnitude3.6
Location15 km east of Opotiki
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Jan 29 2017, 11:23:54 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.0
Location5 km north of Taupo
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weeks ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity moderate
NZDTMon, Jan 23 2017, 10:00:16 am
Depth29 km
Magnitude5.1
Location10 km west of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Jan 21 2017, 10:45:46 am
Depth38 km
Magnitude3.0
Location25 km east of Opotiki
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Jan 10 2017, 3:51:53 pm
Depth168 km
Magnitude4.7
Location20 km south of Tokoroa
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Jan 8 2017, 4:26:25 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.9
Location30 km north of Ohakune
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago