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

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSat, Nov 29 2014, 3:05:29 am
Depth69 km
Magnitude2.1
Location25 km west of Taupo
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9 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 29 2014, 2:26:02 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km south-west of Whanganui
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49 mins ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSat, Nov 29 2014, 2:24:07 am
Depth99 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km west of Hastings
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51 mins ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 29 2014, 1:54:39 am
Depth45 km
Magnitude3.0
Location45 km east of Tolaga Bay
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSat, Nov 29 2014, 1:36:12 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude1.6
Location25 km south of Taumarunui
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1 hour ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSat, Nov 29 2014, 12:10:30 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude1.6
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTSat, Nov 29 2014, 12:06:33 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.0
Location20 km east of Seddon
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 11:42:33 pm
Depth188 km
Magnitude2.6
Location65 km north of White Island
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3 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 10:31:47 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.7
Location30 km south of Taupo
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4 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 9:56:53 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.3
Location15 km north-west of Methven
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 9:34:21 pm
Depth21 km
Magnitude1.7
Location10 km east of Wairoa
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5 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 9:10:39 pm
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.2
Location15 km south-west of Wairoa
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6 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 8:08:11 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude1.7
Location25 km east of Waipukurau
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 7:34:49 pm
Depth42 km
Magnitude1.7
Location50 km north-west of Napier
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 7:33:10 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude1.7
Location25 km south of Taumarunui
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 7:24:24 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.3
Location25 km west of Feilding
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7 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 6:51:20 pm
Depth158 km
Magnitude2.6
Location40 km east of Te Kuiti
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 6:47:10 pm
Depth136 km
Magnitude2.7
Location25 km south of Taupo
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8 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 6:35:33 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude1.9
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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8 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 5:37:59 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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9 hours ago

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Intensity light
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 5:35:35 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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9 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 4:40:27 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude1.5
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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10 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 4:11:18 pm
Depth86 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km north-east of Murchison
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11 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 3:51:50 pm
Depth64 km
Magnitude3.3
Location25 km east of Taihape
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 3:32:29 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude2.5
Location25 km north of Whanganui
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 3:27:11 pm
Depth29 km
Magnitude1.7
Location10 km east of Castlepoint
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11 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 2:55:16 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude1.5
Location20 km north-west of Taihape
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12 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 2:34:56 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.6
Location100 km north of White Island
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12 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 1:06:31 pm
Depth40 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km north-east of Blenheim
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14 hours ago

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Intensity unnoticeable
NZDTFri, Nov 28 2014, 1:04:06 pm
Depth45 km
Magnitude2.4
Location35 km south-east of Tolaga Bay
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14 hours ago