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

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  • Public Id: 2014p290451
  • NZST: Friday, April 18 2014 at 11:12:38 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 40 km
  • Magnitude: 3.0
  • Location: 15 km south-west of Te Kaha
  • Felt it?

12 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p290202
  • NZST: Friday, April 18 2014 at 8:59:51 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 32 km
  • Magnitude: 2.8
  • Location: 5 km south of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

14 hours ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p288244
  • NZST: Friday, April 18 2014 at 3:36:50 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 43 km
  • Magnitude: 3.2
  • Location: 15 km north-west of Te Araroa
  • Felt it?

1 day ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p286266
  • NZST: Thursday, April 17 2014 at 10:02:34 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 16 km
  • Magnitude: 2.6
  • Location: 10 km east of Ruatoria
  • Felt it?

2 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p286196
  • NZST: Thursday, April 17 2014 at 9:25:27 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 17 km
  • Magnitude: 2.5
  • Location: 15 km north-west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

2 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p282582
  • NZST: Wednesday, April 16 2014 at 1:20:07 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 4.0
  • Location: 35 km west of Matawai
  • Felt it?

3 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p282023
  • NZST: Tuesday, April 15 2014 at 8:22:07 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 33 km
  • Magnitude: 3.4
  • Location: 50 km east of Te Araroa
  • Felt it?

3 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p279133
  • NZST: Monday, April 14 2014 at 6:42:16 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 24 km
  • Magnitude: 2.6
  • Location: 15 km east of Tolaga Bay
  • Felt it?

4 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p268280
  • NZST: Thursday, April 10 2014 at 6:19:42 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 14 km
  • Magnitude: 3.3
  • Location: 20 km south-east of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p258438
  • NZST: Monday, April 7 2014 at 2:56:17 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 22 km
  • Magnitude: 2.8
  • Location: 5 km south-east of Tolaga Bay
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p250863
  • NZDT: Friday, April 4 2014 at 8:40:16 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 14 km
  • Magnitude: 2.4
  • Location: 5 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p249237
  • NZDT: Thursday, April 3 2014 at 6:13:47 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 13 km
  • Magnitude: 3.0
  • Location: 5 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p240655
  • NZDT: Monday, March 31 2014 at 2:01:19 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: strong
  • Depth: 17 km
  • Magnitude: 5.2
  • Location: 5 km north of Waipukurau
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p214472
  • NZDT: Friday, March 21 2014 at 9:30:55 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 33 km
  • Magnitude: 3.4
  • Location: 25 km south-east of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p207851
  • NZDT: Wednesday, March 19 2014 at 10:43:11 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 40 km
  • Magnitude: 4.1
  • Location: 50 km south-east of Wairoa
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p204352
  • NZDT: Tuesday, March 18 2014 at 3:39:15 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 17 km
  • Magnitude: 2.4
  • Location: 10 km east of Ruatoria
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p201112
  • NZDT: Sunday, March 16 2014 at 10:52:57 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 18 km
  • Magnitude: 2.6
  • Location: 10 km east of Tolaga Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p200687
  • NZDT: Sunday, March 16 2014 at 7:06:07 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 24 km
  • Magnitude: 2.7
  • Location: 10 km east of Tolaga Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p200430
  • NZDT: Sunday, March 16 2014 at 4:49:46 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 15 km
  • Magnitude: 2.3
  • Location: 10 km east of Ruatoria
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p198204
  • NZDT: Saturday, March 15 2014 at 9:03:32 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 22 km
  • Magnitude: 2.6
  • Location: 10 km east of Tolaga Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p197934
  • NZDT: Saturday, March 15 2014 at 6:39:41 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Magnitude: 2.5
  • Location: 10 km north-west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p197661
  • NZDT: Saturday, March 15 2014 at 4:13:49 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 7 km
  • Magnitude: 2.7
  • Location: 15 km north-west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p187229
  • NZDT: Tuesday, March 11 2014 at 7:36:05 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 11 km
  • Magnitude: 2.2
  • Location: Within 5 km of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p185532
  • NZDT: Tuesday, March 11 2014 at 4:32:29 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 3.8
  • Location: 10 km north-west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p174447
  • NZDT: Friday, March 7 2014 at 2:05:36 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 3.1
  • Location: 15 km north of Matawai
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p120564
  • NZDT: Saturday, February 15 2014 at 3:36:36 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 12 km
  • Magnitude: 3.6
  • Location: 20 km east of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p120414
  • NZDT: Saturday, February 15 2014 at 2:16:51 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Magnitude: 2.4
  • Location: 5 km south of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p119456
  • NZDT: Friday, February 14 2014 at 5:46:29 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Magnitude: 2.8
  • Location: 15 km south-east of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p119425
  • NZDT: Friday, February 14 2014 at 5:29:56 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 9 km
  • Magnitude: 2.9
  • Location: 15 km south-east of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p119415
  • NZDT: Friday, February 14 2014 at 5:24:37 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 11 km
  • Magnitude: 2.1
  • Location: 5 km south of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago