Wellington jolted by 3.6 quake

Last updated 18:40 13/12/2012

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A 3.6 magnitude quake has jolted Wellington.

Geonet said the quake struck at 6.26pm at a depth of 27km and about 25km south east of the capital

Geonet has described the intensity as "light", with "felt it" reports being localised to the Wellington region.

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- Fairfax Media

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