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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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  • Public Id: 2014p290280
  • NZST: Friday, April 18 2014 at 9:41:35 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 16 km
  • Magnitude: 2.3
  • Location: 10 km east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

2 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p287522
  • NZST: Thursday, April 17 2014 at 9:12:04 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 41 km
  • Magnitude: 3.2
  • Location: 5 km east of Picton
  • Felt it?

3 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p285965
  • NZST: Thursday, April 17 2014 at 7:22:40 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 13 km
  • Magnitude: 3.3
  • Location: 5 km south of Seddon
  • Felt it?

3 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p282854
  • NZST: Wednesday, April 16 2014 at 3:44:52 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 11 km
  • Magnitude: 2.1
  • Location: 10 km south-west of Seddon
  • Felt it?

4 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p282368
  • NZST: Tuesday, April 15 2014 at 11:25:54 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 13 km
  • Magnitude: 3.5
  • Location: 10 km south of Seddon
  • Felt it?

4 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p281733
  • NZST: Tuesday, April 15 2014 at 5:47:34 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 13 km
  • Magnitude: 2.8
  • Location: 10 km south-west of Seddon
  • Felt it?

5 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p281017
  • NZST: Tuesday, April 15 2014 at 11:26:01 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 21 km
  • Magnitude: 2.5
  • Location: 5 km west of Seddon
  • Felt it?

5 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p278751
  • NZST: Monday, April 14 2014 at 3:18:59 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 13 km
  • Magnitude: 2.4
  • Location: 10 km south-west of Seddon
  • Felt it?

6 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p278283
  • NZST: Monday, April 14 2014 at 11:09:15 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 2.5
  • Location: 10 km south-east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

6 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p275798
  • NZST: Sunday, April 13 2014 at 1:05:31 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 13 km
  • Magnitude: 2.4
  • Location: 10 km east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

7 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p275759
  • NZST: Sunday, April 13 2014 at 12:44:30 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 14 km
  • Magnitude: 2.5
  • Location: 15 km east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

7 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p275582
  • NZST: Sunday, April 13 2014 at 11:10:26 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 24 km
  • Magnitude: 3.2
  • Location: 15 km north-west of Martinborough
  • Felt it?

7 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p274646
  • NZST: Sunday, April 13 2014 at 2:51:53 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 14 km
  • Magnitude: 3.3
  • Location: 5 km north-east of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

7 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p273259
  • NZST: Saturday, April 12 2014 at 2:32:53 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 17 km
  • Magnitude: 2.7
  • Location: 5 km east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p271268
  • NZST: Friday, April 11 2014 at 8:51:45 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 27 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 15 km east of Eketahuna
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p270182
  • NZST: Friday, April 11 2014 at 11:13:18 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 16 km
  • Magnitude: 2.4
  • Location: 5 km east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p268747
  • NZST: Thursday, April 10 2014 at 10:28:53 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 13 km
  • Magnitude: 2.2
  • Location: 10 km south of Seddon
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p267044
  • NZST: Thursday, April 10 2014 at 7:21:05 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 11 km
  • Magnitude: 2.5
  • Location: 10 km south of Seddon
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p266284
  • NZST: Thursday, April 10 2014 at 12:36:08 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 16 km
  • Magnitude: 2.2
  • Location: 10 km east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p263948
  • NZST: Wednesday, April 9 2014 at 3:52:01 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 39 km
  • Magnitude: 3.1
  • Location: 25 km north-east of Pongaroa
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p261211
  • NZST: Tuesday, April 8 2014 at 3:33:43 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 25 km
  • Magnitude: 2.8
  • Location: 15 km east of Eketahuna
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p260351
  • NZST: Monday, April 7 2014 at 7:55:14 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 16 km
  • Magnitude: 2.7
  • Location: 10 km south-east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p260339
  • NZST: Monday, April 7 2014 at 7:48:53 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 2.1
  • Location: 5 km south-east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p259253
  • NZST: Monday, April 7 2014 at 10:10:29 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 12 km
  • Magnitude: 2.4
  • Location: 10 km east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p257672
  • NZST: Sunday, April 6 2014 at 8:08:01 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Magnitude: 2.3
  • Location: 10 km south-west of Seddon
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p257443
  • NZST: Sunday, April 6 2014 at 6:06:02 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 20 km
  • Magnitude: 3.0
  • Location: 30 km south-west of Whanganui
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p257168
  • NZST: Sunday, April 6 2014 at 3:39:07 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 20 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 30 km north-east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p255246
  • NZDT: Saturday, April 5 2014 at 11:35:04 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 22 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 20 km east of Eketahuna
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p252632
  • NZDT: Saturday, April 5 2014 at 12:22:40 am
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 12 km
  • Magnitude: 2.3
  • Location: 10 km east of Seddon
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p249557
  • NZDT: Thursday, April 3 2014 at 9:03:58 pm
  • Wellington and Marlborough region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 15 km
  • Magnitude: 2.1
  • Location: 5 km east of Porangahau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago