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Felt Quakes

This is a list of recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the New Zealand region.

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Intensity light
NZDTThu, Dec 18 2014, 10:36:34 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km east of Hokitika
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3 hours ago

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Intensity moderate
NZDTThu, Dec 18 2014, 6:42:46 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.9
Location65 km west of Te Anau
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6 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTWed, Dec 17 2014, 11:13:15 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.3
Location5 km south-west of Napier
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14 hours ago

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Volcanic Alert Level Summary

Table showing the latest volcanic alert levels. The most active volcanoes are shown first. Volcanic Alert Bulletins are issued whenever there is a significant change in volcanic activity in New Zealand.

VolcanoAlert Level Aviation Colour Code
Ruapehu1GREEN
White Island1GREEN
Tongariro1GREEN
Ngauruhoe0GREEN
Northland0GREEN
Okataina0GREEN
Auckland Volcanic Field0GREEN
Taupo0GREEN
Taranaki/Egmont0GREEN
Rotorua0GREEN
Kermadec Islands0GREEN
Mayor Island0GREEN