Quake of 4.6 rattles East Coast

There has been an earthquake near Ruatoria tonight. Photo/File
There has been an earthquake near Ruatoria tonight. Photo/File

East Cape was shaken by a 4.6 magnitude earthquake last night.

GeoNet reported a preliminary magnitude after the shake just before 11pm.

It was centred 15 kilometres west of Ruatoria and had a depth of 36km.

- NZ Herald

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