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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the New Zealand region over the past year:

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTFri, Mar 31 2017, 7:04:40 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.3
Location5 km west of Te Araroa
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 31 2017, 5:18:45 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 31 2017, 4:28:33 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.7
Location25 km south-east of Seddon
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 31 2017, 3:37:19 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km south-west of Pongaroa
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5 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 31 2017, 2:53:02 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km south-west of Kaikoura
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6 hours ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTFri, Mar 31 2017, 12:57:13 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.4
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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8 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 31 2017, 12:54:20 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km west of Turangi
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8 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Mar 31 2017, 12:40:28 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km south-east of Hunterville
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8 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 9:44:37 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km south-east of Seddon
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11 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 9:11:43 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km south-east of Seddon
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12 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 7:26:02 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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13 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 6:36:56 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.0
Location5 km west of Porangahau
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14 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 6:14:21 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude3.3
Location5 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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15 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 6:08:57 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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15 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 6:00:31 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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15 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 4:29:54 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km north-east of Kaikoura
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16 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 4:14:55 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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17 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 3:58:44 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km north-west of St Arnaud
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17 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 3:15:15 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km south-east of Hawera
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18 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 1:27:09 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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19 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 1:03:25 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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20 hours ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity moderate
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 12:58:49 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude4.5
Location15 km north-west of Turangi
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20 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 12:58:42 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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20 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 12:54:02 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km east of Seddon
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20 hours ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 12:12:06 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km east of Seddon
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21 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 10:18:13 am
Depth29 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km west of Masterton
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23 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 5:17:30 am
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km west of Turangi
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 2:40:34 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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1 day ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 1:18:02 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km north-west of Turangi
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Mar 30 2017, 12:47:57 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.9
Location20 km south-west of Whanganui
Felt it?quake details...

1 day ago