Magnitude 3.5 quake off Opunake

Last updated 08:02 17/02/2013

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Another earthquake struck off the coast of Opunake early this morning.

The magnitude 3.5  quake hit at 12.24am and was centred 5km deep and 30 km north-west of Opunake.

People reported feeling the quake around the Taranaki coast, in Lower Hutt and in Gisborne, a GeoNet felt report shows.

Taranaki has been hit by more than 20 quakes since a magnitude 5 earthquake hit in the same spot just after 3am on January 1.

Did you feel the quake?

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