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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the Fiordland region over the past year:

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  • Public Id: 2014p566534
  • NZST: Wednesday, July 30 2014 at 2:49:48 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 17 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 30 km south-west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

1 day ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p562279
  • NZST: Monday, July 28 2014 at 1:02:30 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 13 km
  • Magnitude: 2.7
  • Location: 15 km west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

2 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p553570
  • NZST: Friday, July 25 2014 at 7:42:06 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 7 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 15 km north of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

5 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p552709
  • NZST: Friday, July 25 2014 at 12:03:43 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 3.0
  • Location: 20 km north-west of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

6 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p549556
  • NZST: Wednesday, July 23 2014 at 8:03:26 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 118 km
  • Magnitude: 4.5
  • Location: 30 km north-west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

7 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p483645
  • NZST: Sunday, June 29 2014 at 10:46:16 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 52 km
  • Magnitude: 3.3
  • Location: 35 km south-west of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p473687
  • NZST: Wednesday, June 25 2014 at 6:20:48 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Magnitude: 3.2
  • Location: 10 km west of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p469792
  • NZST: Tuesday, June 24 2014 at 7:45:32 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 31 km
  • Magnitude: 3.6
  • Location: 45 km south-west of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p456502
  • NZST: Thursday, June 19 2014 at 9:44:32 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: strong
  • Depth: 9 km
  • Magnitude: 4.5
  • Location: 70 km west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p440877
  • NZST: Friday, June 13 2014 at 2:59:42 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 58 km
  • Magnitude: 3.5
  • Location: 45 km north-west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p385556
  • NZST: Saturday, May 24 2014 at 3:44:34 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 47 km
  • Magnitude: 3.4
  • Location: 15 km west of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p384573
  • NZST: Friday, May 23 2014 at 7:00:34 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 80 km
  • Magnitude: 5.1
  • Location: 45 km west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p276569
  • NZST: Sunday, April 13 2014 at 7:56:12 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 93 km
  • Magnitude: 4.1
  • Location: 40 km north-west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p249693
  • NZDT: Thursday, April 3 2014 at 10:16:44 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: strong
  • Depth: 12 km
  • Magnitude: 4.8
  • Location: 75 km west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p224243
  • NZDT: Tuesday, March 25 2014 at 12:16:45 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 17 km
  • Magnitude: 3.1
  • Location: 25 km north-east of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p208614
  • NZDT: Wednesday, March 19 2014 at 5:29:48 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 2.8
  • Location: 15 km south-west of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p203880
  • NZDT: Monday, March 17 2014 at 11:27:40 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 12 km
  • Magnitude: 3.2
  • Location: 40 km north of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p198564
  • NZDT: Sunday, March 16 2014 at 12:14:55 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 12 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 25 km north-west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p169251
  • NZDT: Wednesday, March 5 2014 at 3:57:17 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 70 km
  • Magnitude: 3.9
  • Location: 35 km north-west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p148384
  • NZDT: Tuesday, February 25 2014 at 10:39:06 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: strong
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 4.2
  • Location: 50 km north-east of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p125882
  • NZDT: Monday, February 17 2014 at 2:50:18 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: severe
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 5.2
  • Location: 70 km west of Haast
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p124804
  • NZDT: Sunday, February 16 2014 at 5:15:44 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 25 km
  • Magnitude: 2.7
  • Location: 15 km south-west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p116767
  • NZDT: Thursday, February 13 2014 at 5:53:34 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 3.1
  • Location: 20 km north-west of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p085737
  • NZDT: Sunday, February 2 2014 at 6:21:09 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 30 km
  • Magnitude: 4.7
  • Location: 45 km west of Tuatapere
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p018052
  • NZDT: Wednesday, January 8 2014 at 5:18:13 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 12 km
  • Magnitude: 3.7
  • Location: 65 km north-west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p011877
  • NZDT: Sunday, January 5 2014 at 10:28:36 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 12 km
  • Magnitude: 3.6
  • Location: 55 km west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2013p944608
  • NZDT: Tuesday, December 17 2013 at 1:07:26 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: severe
  • Depth: 25 km
  • Magnitude: 6.2
  • Location: 125 km west of Tuatapere
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2013p924037
  • NZDT: Monday, December 9 2013 at 10:27:17 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 16 km
  • Magnitude: 3.5
  • Location: 60 km west of Te Anau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2013p916547
  • NZDT: Friday, December 6 2013 at 3:56:30 pm
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: strong
  • Maximum intensity ?: strong
  • Depth: 16 km
  • Magnitude: 4.7
  • Location: 10 km north-west of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2013p891702
  • NZDT: Wednesday, November 27 2013 at 11:18:57 am
  • Fiordland region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 3.3
  • Location: 15 km north-east of Milford Sound
  • Felt it?

weeks ago