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Recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the Wellington and Marlborough region over the past year:

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Nov 24 2014, 8:09:50 am
Depth24 km
Magnitude2.6
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 22 2014, 4:32:08 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.4
Location5 km west of Porangahau
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4 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTFri, Nov 21 2014, 5:06:00 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km south-west of Porangahau
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 21 2014, 5:31:12 am
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km west of Porangahau
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 21 2014, 4:55:35 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km east of Seddon
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 21 2014, 1:37:37 am
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km south-west of Porangahau
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Nov 20 2014, 4:44:57 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.9
Location10 km north-west of Wellington
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6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Nov 19 2014, 9:28:47 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.6
Location10 km east of Seddon
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7 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Nov 19 2014, 6:20:31 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.0
Location25 km south of Seddon
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7 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Nov 18 2014, 12:53:55 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.6
Location20 km south-west of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTMon, Nov 17 2014, 5:25:44 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude3.5
Location20 km west of Seddon
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a week ago

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

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 16 2014, 6:07:49 pm
Depth45 km
Magnitude3.9
Location40 km east of Waipukurau
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 16 2014, 2:45:06 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude3.0
Location20 km west of Martinborough
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 16 2014, 1:56:09 am
Depth28 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south-west of Palmerston North
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 16 2014, 1:22:37 am
Depth42 km
Magnitude3.0
Location10 km south-west of Palmerston North
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 15 2014, 6:37:47 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km north-west of Porangahau
Felt it?quake details...

a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 14 2014, 4:25:31 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km west of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Nov 13 2014, 11:40:54 pm
Depth17 km
Magnitude2.9
Location20 km west of Hunterville
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTThu, Nov 13 2014, 3:27:31 pm
Depth22 km
Magnitude2.5
Location10 km east of Eketahuna
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTWed, Nov 12 2014, 6:03:00 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km east of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Nov 11 2014, 9:27:18 pm
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km north-east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 9 2014, 9:58:03 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km north of Masterton
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTSat, Nov 8 2014, 12:04:37 am
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south-east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 7 2014, 10:40:42 pm
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km south of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTFri, Nov 7 2014, 9:24:41 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZDTTue, Nov 4 2014, 5:15:15 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.7
Location10 km south-east of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZDTTue, Nov 4 2014, 3:43:11 am
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km north-east of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTMon, Nov 3 2014, 8:30:48 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude3.2
Location25 km west of Paraparaumu
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZDTSun, Nov 2 2014, 7:54:34 pm
Depth13 km
Magnitude2.7
Location5 km east of Seddon
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago