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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 weak
NZDTSat, Nov 1 2014, 12:17:46 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south of Christchurch
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8 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Oct 31 2014, 8:42:37 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north of Opunake
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTThu, Oct 30 2014, 11:13:01 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km north-east of Seddon
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1 day 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