Quakes rattle White Island

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White Island.  Photo/File
White Island. Photo/File

Two earthquakes, one of moderate intensity, struck near White Island early this morning.

GeoNet recorded a 3.9 magnitude quake 5km east of White Island at a depth of 12km at 12.48am.

A second 2.5 magnitude temor, 15km north-east of White Island and at a depth of 10km, struck at 4.03am.

- Rotorua Daily Post

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