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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, Feb 24 2017, 10:53:46 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km south-east of Seddon
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39 mins ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 10:52:04 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

41 mins ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 10:22:47 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.2
Location15 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 10:59:09 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

12 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 9:54:37 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.2
Location20 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

13 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 6:10:19 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km south-west of Palmerston North
Felt it?quake details...

17 hours ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity moderate
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 3:36:21 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude4.3
Location15 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

19 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Feb 24 2017, 12:41:45 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

22 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 10:42:27 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 23 2017, 10:39:27 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 8:16:08 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north-east of Masterton
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 9:11:32 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude3.7
Location20 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 9:10:59 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.7
Location20 km south of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 9:06:21 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude3.3
Location40 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 8:43:11 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.4
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 8:40:17 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude3.3
Location20 km east of Eketahuna
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 8:39:53 am
Depth17 km
Magnitude3.9
Location15 km north of Kaikoura
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 8:34:32 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Feb 22 2017, 8:33:37 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 9:43:43 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 8:47:39 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 3:17:28 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km north-east of Eketahuna
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 2:15:32 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.9
Location20 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 2:10:25 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude3.4
Location15 km south of Waipukurau
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Feb 21 2017, 12:29:13 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude3.1
Location20 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 20 2017, 11:49:02 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 20 2017, 10:57:39 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.1
Location20 km south-east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

4 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTMon, Feb 20 2017, 6:51:53 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.6
Location10 km east of Whanganui
Felt it?quake details...

4 days ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 20 2017, 2:16:07 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude4.8
Location5 km north-west of Culverden
Felt it?quake details...

4 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Feb 20 2017, 6:25:25 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.0
Location30 km south of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

4 days ago