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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
NZDTWed, Dec 17 2014, 4:10:36 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.0
Location25 km south-east of Seddon
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 14 2014, 5:41:23 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south-west of Seddon
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4 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTSun, Dec 14 2014, 12:17:31 pm
Depth36 km
Magnitude3.7
Location20 km east of Eketahuna
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4 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 14 2014, 11:45:19 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km south-west of Seddon
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4 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Dec 14 2014, 12:15:18 am
Depth56 km
Magnitude3.9
Location35 km north-west of Wellington
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4 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Dec 13 2014, 2:37:55 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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5 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Dec 13 2014, 2:36:43 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km south-east of Seddon
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Dec 13 2014, 12:53:53 pm
Depth40 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km north-west of Wellington
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Dec 10 2014, 4:32:15 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km east of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Dec 9 2014, 4:21:22 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-west of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity moderate
NZDTSat, Dec 6 2014, 10:16:47 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude4.6
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Dec 6 2014, 4:52:09 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude3.0
Location20 km north-west of Martinborough
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTWed, Dec 3 2014, 7:27:27 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.9
Location5 km north-east of Paraparaumu
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 30 2014, 12:25:55 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km south-west of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 29 2014, 10:29:53 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km south-west of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 29 2014, 9:34:58 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude3.0
Location20 km west of Masterton
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 29 2014, 2:26:02 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km south-west of Whanganui
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 5:37:59 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 5:35:35 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 3:51:52 pm
Depth37 km
Magnitude3.5
Location25 km east of Taihape
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTThu, Nov 27 2014, 1:34:10 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.4
Location10 km east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Nov 25 2014, 3:45:51 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km south-east of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Nov 24 2014, 8:09:50 am
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 22 2014, 4:32:08 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km west of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTFri, Nov 21 2014, 5:06:00 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km south-west of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 21 2014, 5:31:12 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km west of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 21 2014, 4:55:35 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 21 2014, 1:37:37 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south-west of Porangahau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Nov 20 2014, 4:44:57 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km north-west of Wellington
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Nov 19 2014, 9:28:47 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago