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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
NZSTMon, Sep 15 2014, 9:33:16 pm
Depth7 km
Magnitude2.2
LocationWithin 5 km of Seddon
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19 hours ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Sep 14 2014, 11:16:17 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.2
Location5 km east of Seddon
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1 day ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Sep 14 2014, 3:33:54 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.8
Location20 km north-east of Castlepoint
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2 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Sep 12 2014, 6:39:26 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude1.9
Location5 km south of Seddon
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3 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTFri, Sep 12 2014, 6:26:10 am
Depth36 km
Magnitude3.2
Location15 km east of Waverley
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4 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Sep 11 2014, 8:30:40 pm
Depth27 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km east of Eketahuna
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4 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Sep 11 2014, 1:15:49 pm
Depth19 km
Magnitude2.9
Location15 km south of Waipukurau
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Sep 11 2014, 9:12:07 am
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km east of Seddon
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5 days ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Sep 10 2014, 9:11:35 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude3.0
Location30 km south-west of Whanganui
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5 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Sep 10 2014, 3:39:15 am
Depth51 km
Magnitude3.5
Location40 km north-west of Wellington
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6 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Sep 9 2014, 12:46:29 am
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south-west of Seddon
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7 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Sep 8 2014, 8:29:08 pm
Depth11 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-west of Seddon
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7 days ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Sep 8 2014, 10:52:21 am
Depth40 km
Magnitude3.1
Location30 km north-west of Wellington
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSun, Sep 7 2014, 10:32:10 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.5
Location10 km east of Eketahuna
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTSat, Sep 6 2014, 11:01:31 am
Depth22 km
Magnitude3.7
Location15 km east of Eketahuna
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Sep 6 2014, 5:31:21 am
Depth6 km
Magnitude2.1
LocationWithin 5 km of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Sep 6 2014, 3:55:13 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km south-west of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Sep 6 2014, 2:08:12 am
Depth48 km
Magnitude3.3
Location15 km west of Pongaroa
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Sep 4 2014, 7:21:19 am
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south of Seddon
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a week ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Sep 4 2014, 4:18:44 am
Depth17 km
Magnitude3.2
Location25 km east of Wellington
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTTue, Sep 2 2014, 2:05:03 am
Depth27 km
Magnitude3.0
Location5 km west of Masterton
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 10:16:32 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude2.7
Location25 km west of Paraparaumu
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a week ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 2:21:18 pm
Depth12 km
Magnitude2.1
Location5 km south of Seddon
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 4:44:51 am
Depth31 km
Magnitude2.7
Location10 km south-east of Levin
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTMon, Sep 1 2014, 3:56:22 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km south-east of Porangahau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTSun, Aug 31 2014, 4:49:51 am
Depth14 km
Magnitude3.3
Location20 km south of Dannevirke
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTSat, Aug 30 2014, 2:44:18 pm
Depth33 km
Magnitude3.3
Location20 km east of Eketahuna
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity weak
NZSTThu, Aug 28 2014, 9:37:57 pm
Depth10 km
Magnitude3.1
Location15 km west of Palmerston North
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weeks ago

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Intensity weak
Region intensity weak
NZSTWed, Aug 27 2014, 9:57:46 pm
Depth23 km
Magnitude3.1
Location25 km west of Waipukurau
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weeks ago

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Intensity light
Region intensity light
NZSTWed, Aug 27 2014, 6:58:43 pm
Depth16 km
Magnitude3.1
Location10 km south-west of Porangahau
Felt it?quake details...

weeks ago