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This is a list of recent earthquakes in the New Zealand region:

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 3:59:53 pm
Depth49 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km west of Te Araroa
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33 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 3:48:37 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km south-east of Eketahuna
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45 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 3:26:26 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude1.5
Location25 km south-east of Hastings
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 3:24:23 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.0
Location10 km north-east of Seddon
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 1:46:07 pm
Depth41 km
Magnitude1.4
Location15 km south of Hastings
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2 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 1:45:17 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km north-west of Ranfurly
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 1:26:52 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.3
Location25 km north-east of Wairoa
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 12:28:37 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude1.4
Location5 km north-east of Levin
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 11:43:30 am
Depth96 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km north-east of Tokoroa
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 10:37:43 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude1.8
Location25 km east of Pongaroa
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 10:00:50 am
Depth163 km
Magnitude2.8
Location35 km south of Opunake
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 9:49:23 am
Depth86 km
Magnitude1.9
Location30 km south-west of French Pass
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 9:05:18 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude1.7
Location30 km south of Taumarunui
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 8:40:21 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude1.4
Location10 km south-west of Paraparaumu
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7 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 8:33:31 am
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.7
Location25 km south-east of Eketahuna
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 8:31:58 am
Depth278 km
Magnitude3.9
Location30 km north-east of Tauranga
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 6:50:55 am
Depth36 km
Magnitude1.4
Location10 km east of Eketahuna
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9 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 6:17:36 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.0
Location30 km west of Tokomaru Bay
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10 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 6:03:36 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.8
Location30 km west of Tokomaru Bay
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 5:35:44 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude1.6
Location15 km east of Porangahau
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 5:15:52 am
Depth71 km
Magnitude2.4
Location55 km south-west of Whanganui
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 5:07:49 am
Depth160 km
Magnitude2.2
Location20 km south-east of Te Kuiti
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 4:09:49 am
Depth92 km
Magnitude2.1
Location55 km north-east of White Island
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 4:01:51 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude1.4
Location15 km south of Palmerston North
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12 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 3:58:35 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.3
Location30 km north-west of Mount Cook
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 3:47:36 am
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km south-east of Tolaga Bay
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 3:45:06 am
Depth48 km
Magnitude2.1
Location55 km north-east of French Pass
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12 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 3:40:43 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km north of Hanmer Springs
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12 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 3:27:57 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.1
Location15 km east of Wairoa
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13 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 3:27:29 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km north of Hanmer Springs
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13 hours ago