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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, Oct 2 2014, 9:58:03 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude3.3
Location10 km east of Christchurch
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5 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Oct 1 2014, 6:33:44 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km west of Oxford
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20 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTWed, Oct 1 2014, 1:17:18 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south-west of Geraldine
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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