Residents on the West Coast have been shaken by a shallow earthquake early this morning.
The magnitude 4.2 tremor was described as "strong" be Geonet.
It was centred 20km west of Reefton at a focal depth of 5km.
There were no reports of damage or injuries.
- Fairfax Media
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