Earthquake gives central North Is a shake

Last updated 21:57 15/07/2012

Relevant offers

A shallow magnitude-4.1 earthquake has shaken the central North Island tonight, GNS Science says.

The four kilometre deep quake struck at 9.31pm and was centred 10km west of Taihape.

Reports on the GeoNet website show that the quake was felt between Feilding and Taumarunui.

Ad Feedback

- Fairfax Media

Special offers
Opinion poll

Should universities be raising fees by 4 per cent annually?

Yes, we need to keep up with the rest of the world

Yes, it's just a matter of inflation

No, because the quality of education is falling while fees rise

No, fees must remain affordable for all

Free education!

Vote Result

Related story: Student unions slam fees rise

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content

Family Notices
Small-Celebrations-MS

Celebrations

View marriage and birth notices from around the region

Small-Deaths-MS

Death Notices

View obituaries from around the region