Quake west of Te Anau

20:34, Jun 19 2014

A magnitude-4.4 earthquake was recorded 60km west of Te Anau yesterday.

It was at at a depth of 6km, striking at 9.44am.

A jolt from the Seddon fault at 11.04am was felt in Wellington, Manawatu and the upper South Island.

The 11.04am quake, centred 45km southeast of Seddon at a depth of 39km, was also magnitude 4.4, GeoNet reported.


The Southland Times