Quake rattles lower North Island

Last updated 00:26 22/03/2014

Relevant offers

An earthquake measuring 4.4 has rattled the lower North Island.

Geonet said it struck about 12:16am, and was centred 55km north-west of Levin, at a depth of about 118km.

It was felt from Wellington to New Plymoth, according to reports on Twitter.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers
Opinion poll

Is New Zealand's airport security stringent enough?

Yes - it's fine that only big flights are screened.

No - all flights should be screened

Not sure, really

I never fly

Vote Result

Related story: Risky objects bypass Wellington Airport security

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content