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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
NZSTWed, Aug 20 2014, 5:40:41 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km south-east of Tolaga Bay
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3 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 20 2014, 12:04:09 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km north of Whakatane
Felt it?quake details...

8 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 20 2014, 7:19:06 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south of Seddon
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13 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