Small earthquake hits Wellington

Last updated 14:32 28/05/2013

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A small earthquake hit Wellington this afternoon, centred 30km west of Paraparaumu. 

GeoNet reported the shallow 3.9 quake as moderate, with a depth of 5km. It shook at 2.21pm. 

The Wellington region is currently also experiencing a 'slow-slip' quake. 

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