Moderate quake rattles Fiordland

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A moderate earthquake rattled Fiordland at 5.12pm.

The magnitude 4.0 tremor was centred 35km west of Te Anau at a depth of 6km, GeoNet said.

Its Mercalli Intensity was 5 - meaning the strength of the quake felt on the earth's surface.


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