Two earthquakes rattle Hawke's Bay

By Pete Fowler of Hawke's Bay Today -
Photo / Thinkstock
Photo / Thinkstock

Two earthquakes struck Hawke's Bay early this morning about five minutes apart and around the same location as a quake on Monday night near Havelock North.

GNS Science said the first quake, measuring 3.9, struck at 1:20am and was located 40 km east of Havelock North at a depth of 20 km.

The second quake measuring magnitude 3.8 struck at 1:26am and was located 30 km east of Havelock North at a depth of 30km, which is the same location as a magnitude 3.2 quake on Monday night.

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