Where in the world is Auckland?
According to a top American news channel, it's in Australia.
CNN has come under fire for a New Year's news story in which it showed video footage of the Auckland Sky Tower's annual fireworks display; with the caption: "Auckland, Australia".
The footage quickly began trending on social networking sites including Twitter, with many disgruntled Kiwis criticising the news channel and calling for its staff to get some geography lessons.
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One man wrote: "Breaking news! CNN has moved Auckland to Australia for 2014!"
Another person posted: "Auckland, Australia? Thanks, CNN, but no thanks."
That wasn't the only big blunder to fall on the City of Sails yesterday, with a British newspaper referring to Auckland as the capital of New Zealand. A Telegraph article said: "The city of Auckland was the first major world capital to let off fireworks as the country marks the beginning of the new year."
That would have been true a couple of centuries back, when Auckland was the country's capital city in 1841.