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

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Apr 28 2015, 6:04:10 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km east of Tolaga Bay
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25 mins ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Apr 27 2015, 8:39:50 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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21 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Apr 27 2015, 2:53:43 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km east of Ruatoria
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 26 2015, 7:58:40 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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1 day ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Apr 26 2015, 4:53:03 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSat, Apr 25 2015, 12:16:32 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude3.0
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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2 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSat, Apr 25 2015, 1:34:25 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude3.2
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 11:14:49 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.9
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 10:58:52 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.2
Location10 km south-east of Ruatoria
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 6:52:21 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 6:00:32 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.7
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 5:42:13 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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3 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTFri, Apr 24 2015, 4:40:01 am
Depth10 km
Magnitude2.9
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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4 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Apr 23 2015, 8:46:58 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.6
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
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4 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Apr 22 2015, 3:07:35 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south of Ruatoria
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Apr 22 2015, 4:00:33 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km south of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Apr 22 2015, 3:14:19 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.0
LocationWithin 5 km of Ruatoria
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6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Apr 22 2015, 3:09:05 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

6 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSun, Apr 19 2015, 10:18:15 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude3.1
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Apr 18 2015, 11:16:05 pm
Depth42 km
Magnitude5.9
Location425 km north-east of Gisborne
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Apr 18 2015, 8:06:03 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude1.9
LocationWithin 5 km of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTThu, Apr 16 2015, 5:15:10 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.7
LocationWithin 5 km of Ruatoria
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Apr 16 2015, 2:52:46 am
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.5
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Apr 15 2015, 7:19:18 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTTue, Apr 14 2015, 12:47:12 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude3.2
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Apr 14 2015, 12:30:29 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity strong
NZSTTue, Apr 14 2015, 12:24:09 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude4.6
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity strong
Region intensity moderate
NZSTTue, Apr 14 2015, 11:05:48 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude4.2
Location5 km south-east of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Apr 11 2015, 8:52:24 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km south-west of Gisborne
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Apr 2 2015, 5:40:24 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude3.4
Location20 km south-west of Tolaga Bay
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago