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

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTThu, Nov 20 2014, 8:09:32 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.5
Location25 km east of Ruatoria
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2 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Nov 20 2014, 1:53:43 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude4.5
Location135 km east of Te Araroa
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2 days ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Nov 19 2014, 7:40:48 pm
Depth50 km
Magnitude4.7
Location160 km east of Te Araroa
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Nov 18 2014, 4:20:34 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Nov 18 2014, 2:54:06 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.7
Location15 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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5 days ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity moderate
NZDTMon, Nov 17 2014, 11:33:17 am
Depth32 km
Magnitude6.5
Location155 km east of Te Araroa
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6 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 16 2014, 4:45:24 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km north-west of Te Kaha
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6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 16 2014, 5:21:25 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude3.0
Location10 km south-west of Tolaga Bay
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7 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 9 2014, 2:42:16 pm
Depth55 km
Magnitude3.4
Location25 km south-east of Matawai
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 7 2014, 10:07:55 am
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.0
Location5 km south-west of Matawai
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Nov 4 2014, 12:52:05 pm
Depth5 km
Magnitude2.8
Location10 km south-west of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Oct 27 2014, 9:43:25 pm
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km north of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity severe
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Oct 14 2014, 5:12:30 pm
Depth33 km
Magnitude6.5
Location450 km north-east of Whakatane
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Oct 12 2014, 1:54:54 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude3.5
Location55 km north of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Oct 11 2014, 12:23:35 am
Depth25 km
Magnitude3.0
Location20 km east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Oct 6 2014, 2:14:32 pm
Depth113 km
Magnitude5.1
Location25 km west of Murupara
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weeks ago

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Intensity moderate
Region intensity light
NZDTFri, Oct 3 2014, 8:33:16 am
Depth42 km
Magnitude4.6
Location25 km south of Gisborne
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Oct 3 2014, 1:22:27 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km south of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Sep 26 2014, 7:04:17 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.3
Location30 km south-east of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Sep 25 2014, 6:12:31 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.5
Location15 km west of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Sep 21 2014, 5:42:30 am
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km south-east of Te Kaha
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Sep 7 2014, 9:53:55 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 31 2014, 2:00:49 pm
Depth34 km
Magnitude3.3
Location25 km north-east of Wairoa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 27 2014, 10:32:14 pm
Depth51 km
Magnitude3.8
Location15 km north-west of Matawai
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Aug 26 2014, 12:03:05 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km east of Ruatoria
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 24 2014, 10:48:23 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km north-west of Te Araroa
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Aug 18 2014, 11:44:36 am
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km east of Tolaga Bay
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 3 2014, 5:55:16 pm
Depth26 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km north-west of Ruatoria
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 24 2014, 6:40:36 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south-west of Tokomaru Bay
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Jul 24 2014, 3:59:50 am
Depth46 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km north-west of Matawai
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago