Quake measured 5.1

An earthquake 75 kilometres south of Gisborne last night was felt as far away as Christchurch and Auckland.

The magnitude 5.1 quake, felt mostly in the East Coast region as light shaking, was 29 kilometres deep. It happened at 11.16pm.

A total of 361 people filed “felt” reports with GeoNet.

An earthquake 75 kilometres south of Gisborne last night was felt as far away as Christchurch and Auckland.

The magnitude 5.1 quake, felt mostly in the East Coast region as light shaking, was 29 kilometres deep. It happened at 11.16pm.

A total of 361 people filed “felt” reports with GeoNet.

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