5.1 earthquake jolts northeast of Te Araroa

The East Cape of the North Island has been jolted by a magnitude 5.1 quake this afternoon. Photo /GeoNet
The East Cape of the North Island has been jolted by a magnitude 5.1 quake this afternoon. Photo /GeoNet

The East Cape of the North Island has been jolted by a magnitude 5.1 quake this afternoon.

GeoNet said the 61km-deep struck 105km northeast of Te Araroa at 1.18pm.

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The quake was moderate, GeoNet said.

- NZ Herald

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