A 4.9 magnitude quake has struck in the Bay of Plenty this evening.

GeoNet reported the shake as "moderate'' in intensity.

The quake was recorded at a depth of 39km and 15km south-west of Te Kaha.

The quake struck at 6.07pm.

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By 6.15pm, more than 400 people had reported feeling it, via the GeoNet website.

Tonight's quake comes less than 24 hours after a 5.1 magnitude shake struck near Kaikoura last night.

It hit just before 11.30pm at a depth of 16km and was centred 10km north-east of Kaikoura.


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