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

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 11:15:54 am
Depth82 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km east of Murchison
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36 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 9:16:59 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude1.0
Location25 km north-west of Taihape
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 8:58:50 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude1.2
Location25 km east of Ohakune
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 8:55:59 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude1.6
Location20 km north-west of Martinborough
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 8:46:17 am
Depth60 km
Magnitude2.2
Location25 km north of Opotiki
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 8:43:07 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude1.8
Location15 km south-west of Hastings
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 8:13:04 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude1.8
Location10 km east of Porangahau
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 8:04:19 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude1.8
Location10 km east of Porangahau
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 6:36:19 am
Depth52 km
Magnitude2.7
Location130 km east of Te Araroa
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 6:07:31 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude1.5
Location25 km east of Waipukurau
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 5:33:22 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude1.8
Location5 km north-west of Wairoa
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 5:00:58 am
Depth197 km
Magnitude2.4
Location15 km south of Tauranga
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 4:56:34 am
Depth190 km
Magnitude2.7
Location35 km west of Taupo
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 4:51:03 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude2.1
Location35 km east of Waipukurau
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 4:21:02 am
Depth127 km
Magnitude1.7
Location15 km west of Palmerston North
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 4:02:47 am
Depth34 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km south of Te Kaha
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 4:01:45 am
Depth33 km
Magnitude1.3
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 3:50:56 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.1
Location45 km north of Napier
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 3:29:16 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.0
Location25 km south-east of Wellington
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 2:44:13 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude1.9
Location10 km south-east of Whanganui
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 1:37:49 am
Depth175 km
Magnitude2.3
Location20 km south-east of Tokoroa
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Feb 27 2015, 1:06:19 am
Depth45 km
Magnitude1.8
Location15 km south-east of Waipukurau
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 11:50:02 pm
Depth38 km
Magnitude1.7
Location5 km west of Te Araroa
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 11:43:58 pm
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km north-east of Castlepoint
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 11:41:02 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude1.9
Location20 km south of Wairoa
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12 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 10:34:26 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km west of Arthur's Pass
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13 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 10:08:09 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude3.2
Location20 km north-west of Wairoa
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13 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 10:01:22 pm
Depth160 km
Magnitude3.2
Location35 km north-west of Te Araroa
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13 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 9:49:28 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.1
Location20 km north of Gisborne
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14 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTThu, Feb 26 2015, 9:31:54 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.8
Location100 km north of White Island
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14 hours ago