Earthquake rattles the South Island

A 4.7 magnitude earthquake has rattled the south Island 40km north west of Te Anau shortly before 7pm. Photo/ file
A 4.7 magnitude earthquake has rattled the south Island 40km north west of Te Anau shortly before 7pm. Photo/ file

A 4.7 magnitude earthquake has rattled the south Island 40km north west of Te Anau shortly before 7pm.

GeoNet has classified the quake, which was 103km deep, as weak.

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- NZ Herald

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