Two earthquakes near White Island

Add a comment

This morning two earthquakes were felt within five kilometres of White Island this morning.

The first, which was of light intensity, was 2.9 magnitude at 9.13am.

At 9.17am the second shake occurred, this time of moderate intensity and had a magnitude of 3.4.

The depth for both quakes was 5 kilometres.

- Bay of Plenty Times

Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

Receive the day’s news, sport and entertainment in our daily email newsletter


Have your say

1200 characters left

By and large our readers' comments are respectful and courteous. We're sure you'll fit in well.
View commenting guidelines.

© Copyright 2016, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf04 at 05 Dec 2016 16:49:50 Processing Time: 371ms