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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 weak
NZDTFri, Oct 24 2014, 8:51:22 pm
Depth14 km
Magnitude2.3
Location5 km south-west of Christchurch
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12 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Oct 24 2014, 8:07:44 pm
Depth9 km
Magnitude2.4
Location10 km south-west of Seddon
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13 hours ago

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Intensity weak
NZDTFri, Oct 24 2014, 7:10:19 pm
Depth8 km
Magnitude2.2
Location10 km south-east of Porangahau
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14 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
Ngauruhoe0GREEN
Northland0GREEN
Okataina0GREEN
Auckland Volcanic Field0GREEN
Taupo0GREEN
Taranaki/Egmont0GREEN
Rotorua0GREEN
Kermadec Islands0GREEN
Mayor Island0GREEN