Quake hits the lake


Two light earthquakes hit the Tasman region this morning.

The first was a magnitude 3.5 just after at 2.16am 30kms south of Saint Arnaud. It was 16kms deep.

The second was a 4.3 magnitude quake which hit 30kms north of Kaikoura. It is known to have been felt in Saint Arnaud and parts of Nelson. The quake was 44kms deep.

No known damage was caused.

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