Quake: Your reactions

22:31, Jul 18 2013

An earthquake rated as severe by GNS jolted central New Zealand this morning.

The 5.7-magnitude quake, 8km deep and centred 30km east of Seddon, in Marlborough, was felt as far away as Christchurch and New Plymouth.

We followed the #eqnz hashtag on twitter to see reactions from around the country.

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