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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the Wellington and Marlborough region over the past year:

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 27 2015, 6:11:47 am
Depth42 km
Magnitude3.2
Location20 km north of Levin
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2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 26 2015, 3:28:48 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km north-east of Seddon
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3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 24 2015, 11:27:50 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude3.7
Location60 km south-west of Waverley
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 23 2015, 2:59:34 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.4
Location15 km east of Seddon
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6 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 23 2015, 7:06:30 am
Depth24 km
Magnitude4.1
Location45 km east of St Arnaud
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6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Mar 22 2015, 1:47:19 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude1.9
LocationWithin 5 km of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTSat, Mar 21 2015, 3:02:03 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.4
Location15 km north-east of Whanganui
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 20 2015, 6:24:30 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km east of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 17 2015, 12:36:40 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km west of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 17 2015, 12:52:23 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 16 2015, 3:26:15 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.3
Location15 km east of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 13 2015, 5:58:46 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude4.3
Location70 km north-west of Paraparaumu
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 12 2015, 8:21:54 am
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 11 2015, 3:16:49 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km south-west of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 10 2015, 10:53:07 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km south-east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 10 2015, 7:18:58 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km south of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 9 2015, 9:22:21 am
Depth34 km
Magnitude3.0
Location25 km north-west of Dannevirke
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Mar 8 2015, 4:57:08 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km south-west of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Mar 7 2015, 7:13:54 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.0
Location30 km north-east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 6 2015, 10:46:24 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.7
Location20 km west of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 6 2015, 6:24:17 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km east of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 6 2015, 6:09:07 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude3.3
Location20 km south-west of Dannevirke
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 5 2015, 12:14:27 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km south-east of Levin
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Mar 4 2015, 11:30:50 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude3.4
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 3 2015, 6:01:46 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km south-west of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 3 2015, 4:51:48 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 3 2015, 1:48:57 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km south-west of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTMon, Mar 2 2015, 3:57:05 pm
Depth37 km
Magnitude3.8
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Mar 2 2015, 1:14:42 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south-west of Masterton
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Mar 1 2015, 12:28:39 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude3.0
Location5 km east of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago