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

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Intensity light
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 8:06:11 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.8
Location30 km north-west of Wanaka
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54 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 5:12:15 am
Depth144 km
Magnitude3.8
Location70 km north of French Pass
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 4:01:41 am
Depth69 km
Magnitude2.3
Location15 km north-west of Murupara
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 3:10:34 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.3
Location30 km south of Taumarunui
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 2:50:34 am
Depth90 km
Magnitude3.4
Location5 km west of Motueka
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 2:36:01 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.2
Location15 km north of Gisborne
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 2:17:01 am
Depth102 km
Magnitude2.7
Location35 km south-west of Motueka
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 1:36:44 am
Depth512 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km north-west of Nelson
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7 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTMon, May 25 2015, 12:47:49 am
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.1
Location30 km north of Ohakune
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 11:28:01 pm
Depth212 km
Magnitude2.7
Location25 km north-west of Rotorua
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 11:25:11 pm
Depth162 km
Magnitude2.7
Location65 km south-west of Hawera
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 10:54:48 pm
Depth220 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km west of Tokoroa
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10 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 9:55:22 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.0
Location25 km south-east of Rotorua
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 9:51:26 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.3
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 9:49:46 pm
Depth46 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km north-east of Taupo
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11 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 9:45:37 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude1.9
Location25 km south-east of Rotorua
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 9:33:44 pm
Depth109 km
Magnitude2.5
Location25 km south-west of Nelson
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11 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 9:29:03 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km north of Gisborne
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 9:15:53 pm
Depth103 km
Magnitude2.7
Location65 km north-east of French Pass
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 7:47:48 pm
Depth223 km
Magnitude2.7
Location40 km north-east of Waverley
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13 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 6:07:31 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude1.9
Location25 km south of Taumarunui
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14 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 5:43:14 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.2
Location15 km south-west of Dannevirke
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15 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 3:07:22 pm
Depth51 km
Magnitude2.9
Location60 km south-east of Tolaga Bay
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17 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 3:01:33 pm
Depth154 km
Magnitude2.8
Location25 km east of Taumarunui
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17 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 2:44:16 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.7
Location30 km east of Collingwood
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18 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 2:00:31 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.3
Location20 km south of Wairoa
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19 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 1:22:17 pm
Depth102 km
Magnitude2.9
Location50 km south-west of Waverley
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19 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 11:33:34 am
Depth29 km
Magnitude1.8
Location10 km west of Waipukurau
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21 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 10:39:24 am
Depth21 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km north-west of Taihape
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22 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZSTSun, May 24 2015, 9:44:45 am
Depth122 km
Magnitude2.5
Location25 km south-west of Waverley
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23 hours ago