The earthquake hit in my part of the country The house shook but everything was OK
After the cyclone, an earthquake hit New Zealand. A magnitude 6.1 earthquake jolted the northwest of Wellington, NZ. The tremors were felt at a depth of 48 km (30 miles), government seismic monitor Geonet stated. Watch to know more.
BREAKING NEWS: New Zealand rocked by strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake as a ‘powerful tremor’ strikes Wellington
- A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck 585kilometres southwest of Invercargill
- The quake was initially classified as a strong quake hitting at depth of 10km
- Tremors may have been felt in Balclutha, Gore, Invercargill and Lumsden
- The quake was followed by a 5.1 magnitude quake which was felt in Wellington
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