Earthquake hits top of the south


Did you feel a bit of a shake this afternoon?

The 4.6 magnitude earthquake hit Seddon at 12.45pm today was felt across the country, from Hawera to Christchurch, reports of locals feeling the quake are also trickling through.

Geonet categorized the earthquake as ‘strong’, reporting an epicentre 5km south-west of Seddon and 10km deep.