Earthquake felt in the Bay

A shallow earthquake is being reported in the Bay of Plenty tonight.

People have taken to Facebook saying they felt it, with one person saying "it was a wee one but a bit spooky".

According to GeoNet, the earthquake registered 2.3 on the Richter scale.

It was 7km deep and hit 5km south of Rotorua.

Did you feel anything?



2 Comments

Heard it before we felt it

Posted on 24-03-2017 14:34 | By awaroa

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earthquake

Posted on 16-03-2017 01:46 | By Wayne d

I didn't feel any earthquake tremor here in Tauranga so it must have been very weak

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