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

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 12:23:41 pm
Depth137 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south of Rotorua
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32 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 10:22:49 am
Depth45 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north-west of Porangahau
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2 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 9:50:18 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km south-east of Wairoa
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 8:31:50 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.1
Location20 km south-west of Dannevirke
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4 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 7:29:33 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude1.6
Location25 km east of Eketahuna
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 7:04:33 am
Depth60 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km east of Taupo
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5 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 6:57:45 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km south of Seddon
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 6:30:10 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude1.9
Location10 km east of Wairoa
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6 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 6:00:57 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.0
Location30 km south-east of Murupara
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6 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 5:44:33 am
Depth33 km
Magnitude2.9
Location30 km north-west of Wellington
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7 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 5:39:37 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude2.5
Location40 km south of Wairoa
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 5:02:08 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.2
Location30 km south-west of Whanganui
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 4:49:49 am
Depth69 km
Magnitude3.1
Location35 km north-east of Te Anau
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 2:14:41 am
Depth44 km
Magnitude1.9
Location30 km north-west of Ruatoria
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 1:47:35 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude1.6
Location20 km east of Eketahuna
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 1:28:01 am
Depth103 km
Magnitude3.3
Location20 km west of Waverley
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11 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 12:51:57 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude3.4
Location10 km west of Milford Sound
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12 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, Jul 6 2015, 12:21:07 am
Depth51 km
Magnitude3.3
Location145 km south-east of Porangahau
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 11:48:32 pm
Depth137 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km south-east of Rotorua
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13 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 10:50:33 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude1.3
Location25 km west of Martinborough
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14 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 10:43:04 pm
Depth142 km
Magnitude2.1
Location40 km east of Taupo
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14 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 9:16:32 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south-east of Wairoa
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 9:13:17 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.2
Location30 km south-east of Gisborne
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 8:58:00 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude1.0
Location5 km north of Ohakune
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 8:24:20 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude2.7
Location65 km north-east of French Pass
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16 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 8:09:28 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.4
Location25 km west of Christchurch
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16 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 8:01:42 pm
Depth60 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km south-west of Whakatane
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16 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 7:17:26 pm
Depth81 km
Magnitude2.1
Location15 km north-east of Turangi
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17 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 6:02:57 pm
Depth96 km
Magnitude2.6
Location30 km north-east of Rotorua
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18 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, Jul 5 2015, 5:50:04 pm
Depth43 km
Magnitude2.4
Location35 km north-east of Te Kaha
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19 hours ago