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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: 2014p550751
  • NZST: Thursday, July 24 2014 at 6:40:36 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 11 km
  • Magnitude: 2.3
  • Location: 10 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

4 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p550450
  • NZST: Thursday, July 24 2014 at 3:59:50 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 46 km
  • Magnitude: 3.1
  • Location: 10 km north-west of Matawai
  • Felt it?

4 days ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p542052
  • NZST: Monday, July 21 2014 at 1:25:29 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 11 km
  • Magnitude: 2.1
  • Location: 10 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p528907
  • NZST: Wednesday, July 16 2014 at 4:41:59 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 22 km
  • Magnitude: 2.5
  • Location: 5 km west of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

a week ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p503559
  • NZST: Sunday, July 6 2014 at 7:36:40 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 33 km
  • Magnitude: 3.3
  • Location: 40 km east of Tolaga Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p503254
  • NZST: Sunday, July 6 2014 at 4:54:09 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 33 km
  • Magnitude: 4.0
  • Location: 40 km east of Te Araroa
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p496791
  • NZST: Friday, July 4 2014 at 7:30:38 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 9 km
  • Magnitude: 2.6
  • Location: 10 km north-east of Tolaga Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p495738
  • NZST: Thursday, July 3 2014 at 10:09:20 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 14 km
  • Magnitude: 2.3
  • Location: 10 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p464481
  • NZST: Sunday, June 22 2014 at 8:35:55 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 33 km
  • Magnitude: 3.1
  • Location: 25 km south of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p449491
  • NZST: Monday, June 16 2014 at 7:29:21 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 162 km
  • Magnitude: 4.5
  • Location: 25 km north-west of Whakatane
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p449483
  • NZST: Monday, June 16 2014 at 7:24:55 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 163 km
  • Magnitude: 4.8
  • Location: 30 km north-west of Whakatane
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p441900
  • NZST: Saturday, June 14 2014 at 12:04:36 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 12 km
  • Magnitude: 3.7
  • Location: 60 km north-east of Te Araroa
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p435480
  • NZST: Wednesday, June 11 2014 at 3:04:09 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 63 km
  • Magnitude: 3.5
  • Location: 30 km north-east of Murupara
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p429892
  • NZST: Monday, June 9 2014 at 1:26:53 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Magnitude: 2.1
  • Location: 5 km east of Ruatoria
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p428523
  • NZST: Monday, June 9 2014 at 1:17:04 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 23 km
  • Magnitude: 2.7
  • Location: 10 km north-west of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p405031
  • NZST: Saturday, May 31 2014 at 8:40:41 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 11 km
  • Magnitude: 2.3
  • Location: 10 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p396881
  • NZST: Wednesday, May 28 2014 at 8:18:24 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 33 km
  • Magnitude: 3.6
  • Location: 20 km east of Tolaga Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p377737
  • NZST: Wednesday, May 21 2014 at 6:18:44 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 43 km
  • Magnitude: 4.0
  • Location: 10 km south-east of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p371015
  • NZST: Sunday, May 18 2014 at 6:36:51 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Magnitude: 3.4
  • Location: 15 km south of Matawai
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p369030
  • NZST: Sunday, May 18 2014 at 12:59:33 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 59 km
  • Magnitude: 3.7
  • Location: 10 km east of Murupara
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p359954
  • NZST: Wednesday, May 14 2014 at 4:23:52 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 29 km
  • Magnitude: 2.6
  • Location: 10 km north-east of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p355805
  • NZST: Tuesday, May 13 2014 at 3:33:25 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 33 km
  • Magnitude: 3.2
  • Location: 30 km west of Tokomaru Bay
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p354029
  • NZST: Monday, May 12 2014 at 11:46:41 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 21 km
  • Magnitude: 3.5
  • Location: 20 km north-west of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p350997
  • NZST: Sunday, May 11 2014 at 8:51:23 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 12 km
  • Magnitude: 3.2
  • Location: 5 km south-west of Te Kaha
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p348281
  • NZST: Saturday, May 10 2014 at 8:44:07 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 33 km
  • Magnitude: 3.6
  • Location: 65 km south-east of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p332811
  • NZST: Sunday, May 4 2014 at 3:22:05 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 17 km
  • Magnitude: 2.6
  • Location: 15 km north-west of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p318235
  • NZST: Tuesday, April 29 2014 at 5:55:56 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 25 km
  • Magnitude: 3.0
  • Location: 20 km north-east of Gisborne
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p317328
  • NZST: Monday, April 28 2014 at 9:52:20 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: moderate
  • Depth: 5 km
  • Magnitude: 3.7
  • Location: 20 km east of Ruatoria
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p315534
  • NZST: Monday, April 28 2014 at 5:56:53 am
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: light
  • Maximum intensity ?: light
  • Depth: 9 km
  • Magnitude: 3.3
  • Location: 10 km east of Ruatoria
  • Felt it?

weeks ago

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  • Public Id: 2014p313746
  • NZST: Sunday, April 27 2014 at 2:04:10 pm
  • Gisborne region intensity ?: weak
  • Maximum intensity ?: weak
  • Depth: 17 km
  • Magnitude: 2.4
  • Location: 10 km east of Ruatoria
  • Felt it?

weeks ago