South Island wake with shakes

Clifford Street in Seddon, New Zealand.Photo / Tim Cuff
Clifford Street in Seddon, New Zealand.Photo / Tim Cuff

Another jolt shook the top of the South Island awake this morning.

Geonet reported a magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 6.09AM, 20 kilometres east of Seddon.

It had a shallow depth of just six kilometres, with its intensity described as strong.

The tremor was followed at 6.22AM by a weak 2.4 magnitude shake, five kilometres east of the town.

- Newstalk ZB

Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

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

SIGN UP NOW

© Copyright 2016, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf03 at 28 Aug 2016 22:50:23 Processing Time: 199ms