Quake shakes Hawke's Bay

Moderate shaking was recorded in Hastings after a 4.6 magnitude earthquake struck on Monday afternoon.
GEONET

Moderate shaking was recorded in Hastings after a 4.6 magnitude earthquake struck on Monday afternoon.

 A moderate 4.6 magnitude earthquake rattled Hastings on Monday afternoon followed by a series of weaker aftershocks. 

Felt as far north as Auckland and as far south as Christchurch the quake hit at 5.32pm 30km southeast of the Hawke's Bay city.

GeoNet reports more than 1200 people felt the quake, which was 25 kilometres deep. 

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