Ben Hill is a reporter for The New Zealand Herald

Earthquake strikes East Coast

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A light earthquake has struck in the East Coast tonight.

The 4.2 magnitude quake hit at 10.18pm, 15km south-east of Tolaga Bay.

The quake had a depth of 35km, and was described as "light" in a report from GeoNet.

- NZ Herald

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