A weak earthquake was felt in the Bay of Plenty overnight.

The 3.7 magnitude quake hit without 5 kilometres of Te Kaha at 3.22am.

Geonet measured the quake and estimated it hitting at a depth of 53km.

The earthquake joins at least two others which shook Gisborne earlier this week.

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Another earthquake was also felt overnight north east of Wanaka. This measured 3.8 in magnitidue.

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