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

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 3 2015, 4:21:41 am
Depth159 km
Magnitude3.0
Location40 km west of Taupo
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8 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 3 2015, 4:17:06 am
Depth152 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km west of Taupo
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13 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 3 2015, 3:31:35 am
Depth72 km
Magnitude2.3
Location35 km north of St Arnaud
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58 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 3 2015, 3:08:47 am
Depth41 km
Magnitude1.8
Location10 km north-east of Opotiki
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 3 2015, 2:41:50 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km south of Taumarunui
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1 hour ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 3 2015, 12:35:01 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.7
Location5 km north of Taupo
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 3 2015, 12:17:33 am
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.0
Location15 km south-west of Tolaga Bay
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 10:50:19 pm
Depth78 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km south-west of St Arnaud
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 10:47:17 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude1.8
Location10 km east of Eketahuna
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 10:33:32 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.0
Location25 km south of Tolaga Bay
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 10:12:23 pm
Depth96 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km south-west of Hawera
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 8:17:05 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude1.6
Location5 km west of Wairoa
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 8:00:32 pm
Depth61 km
Magnitude3.1
Location45 km south-east of Turangi
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8 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 7:42:35 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.9
Location20 km north-east of Turangi
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8 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 7:23:31 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km west of Dannevirke
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 7:08:23 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude1.5
Location20 km north-east of Turangi
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 6:44:39 pm
Depth67 km
Magnitude1.9
Location25 km north-east of Taupo
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 5:57:55 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude1.9
Location20 km north of Waipukurau
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 5:42:58 pm
Depth46 km
Magnitude1.8
Location25 km south-east of Dannevirke
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10 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 4:04:20 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.3
Location25 km north-west of Hamilton
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 4:01:32 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.6
Location10 km south-west of Taupo
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12 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 3:40:44 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude1.9
Location30 km south-east of Te Kaha
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12 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 3:16:33 pm
Depth44 km
Magnitude3.5
Location30 km south-west of Whanganui
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13 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 2:27:02 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km south of Oxford
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14 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 2:17:12 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km south of Oxford
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14 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 1:22:42 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km north of Taupo
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 12:50:05 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude1.3
Location20 km north-east of Turangi
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 12:43:43 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude1.7
Location20 km north-east of Turangi
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 11:43:24 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude1.9
Location25 km north-west of Taihape
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16 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTThu, Jul 2 2015, 11:34:25 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude0.9
Location20 km north-east of Ohakune
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16 hours ago