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

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 7:20:30 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude0.8
Location20 km east of Ohakune
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1 min ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 7:10:18 am
Depth71 km
Magnitude2.1
Location15 km south-west of Te Kaha
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11 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 5:22:45 am
Depth100 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km south-east of White Island
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 5:05:28 am
Depth33 km
Magnitude2.1
Location30 km west of Wellington
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 4:33:19 am
Depth112 km
Magnitude2.2
Location30 km north of Taupo
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 4:23:52 am
Depth160 km
Magnitude2.8
Location15 km north-east of Taumarunui
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2 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 3:43:49 am
Depth31 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km south-west of Whanganui
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 3:25:06 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude1.7
Location15 km north of Waipukurau
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 3:22:48 am
Depth67 km
Magnitude2.0
Location35 km south-east of Turangi
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 3:18:34 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km west of Porangahau
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 1:08:10 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.3
Location35 km south-west of Whanganui
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 12:56:03 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude1.4
Location25 km north of Taihape
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 12:45:01 am
Depth48 km
Magnitude2.3
Location30 km south of Matawai
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 12:35:34 am
Depth55 km
Magnitude1.8
Location45 km east of Turangi
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSat, Aug 1 2015, 12:11:58 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.1
Location10 km north-east of Wairoa
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 11:19:40 pm
Depth21 km
Magnitude1.8
Location15 km south of Tolaga Bay
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8 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 10:50:23 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km north-east of Porangahau
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 10:49:14 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude2.3
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 10:44:41 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.2
Location20 km north-west of Ohakune
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 10:34:52 pm
Depth165 km
Magnitude3.4
Location50 km west of White Island
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 10:23:54 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.1
Location15 km north-east of Waipukurau
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 10:02:41 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude1.9
Location25 km south of Taumarunui
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 9:50:56 pm
Depth79 km
Magnitude1.8
Location5 km north-west of Murupara
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 9:47:17 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude1.5
Location35 km west of Waipukurau
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 8:59:45 pm
Depth134 km
Magnitude1.9
Location15 km east of Taupo
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 8:38:38 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude1.5
Location15 km north of Opunake
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 8:20:30 pm
Depth28 km
Magnitude2.2
Location35 km south-west of Whanganui
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11 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 8:08:48 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.7
Location25 km north-west of Ohakune
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 8:02:18 pm
Depth134 km
Magnitude2.5
Location30 km north-west of Ohakune
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11 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTFri, Jul 31 2015, 7:59:33 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.1
Location15 km east of Dannevirke
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11 hours ago