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Felt Quakes

This is a list of recent earthquakes that may have been felt in the New Zealand region.

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Intensity moderate
NZDTWed, Apr 1 2015, 1:38:22 am
Depth5 km
Magnitude3.4
Location20 km east of Arthur's Pass
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5 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 31 2015, 9:44:31 am
Depth18 km
Magnitude2.9
Location30 km east of Pongaroa
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21 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTTue, Mar 31 2015, 8:07:56 am
Depth20 km
Magnitude3.0
Location15 km east of Seddon
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22 hours ago

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Volcanic Alert Level Summary

Table showing the latest volcanic alert levels. The most active volcanoes are shown first. Volcanic Alert Bulletins are issued whenever there is a significant change in volcanic activity in New Zealand.

VolcanoAlert Level Aviation Colour Code
Ruapehu1GREEN
White Island1GREEN
Tongariro1GREEN
Ngauruhoe1GREEN
Okataina0GREEN
Rotorua0GREEN
Auckland Volcanic Field0GREEN
Taranaki/Egmont0GREEN
Taupo0GREEN
Kermadec Islands0GREEN
Mayor Island0GREEN
Northland0GREEN