Small earthquake hits East Cape

Last updated 07:08 18/08/2012

Relevant offers


Work and Income offices close after threat More tax hikes needed to be smokefree Online visas widen 'gate' for students Name suppression sought in Connor Morris case School band helps with sky-high proposal Mother wants sex offender out of community Fraudster likely to be jailed Family sends birthday wish for lost son Transplant journey an 'emotional rollercoaster' Young mum tells of unexpected journey

A magnitude-4.3 quake struck the East Cape this morning.

The quake was centred 40km northwest of Te Araroa, at a depth of 33km, at 5.46am.

By 7am, two people reported feeling it on the Geonet website and described it as light.

Ad Feedback

- Fairfax Media

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content