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Latest earthquakes near Fairlie, Mackenzie District, Canterbury, New Zealand, past 30 days

Updated 24 Jul 2021 23:59 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Fairlie was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 3.4 and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 3.4 quake Westland District, West Coast, 165 km west of Christchurch, New Zealand, 12 July 2021 05:28 GMT
Most recent quake: 2.1 quake Westland District, West Coast, 166 km west of Christchurch, New Zealand, 12 July 2021 14:58 GMT
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Mon, 12 Jul 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
12 Jul 2021 14:58:01 GMT

2.2 km
554 km (344 mi)Westland District, West Coast, 166 km west of Christchurch, New Zealand MoreMap
12 Jul 2021 05:28:22 GMT

5 km
552 km (343 mi)Westland District, West Coast, 165 km west of Christchurch, New Zealand MoreMap
Sat, 3 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
3 Jul 2021 05:03:52 GMT

5 km
655 km (407 mi)81 km west of Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand 2 reportsMoreMap

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