4.4 quake strikes near Milford Sound

22:13, Mar 20 2013

A 4.4-magnitude quake described as strong has struck 30km southwest of Milford Sound.

The quake, which occurred at 10.30am, was centred at a depth of five kilometres, reported GeoNet.

The quake was felt in Te Anau and Arrowtown, GeoNet said.