Early morning earthquakes of 4.2 magnitude were felt by many Kiwis in the lower North Island

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An early morning earthquake near Paraparamu has been felt by more than 3600 people in the lower North Island.

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Seismograph recording the seismic activity of an earthquake (file picture). Source: istock.com
 

The magnitude 4.2 earthquake, described as “light” by GeoNet was centred 25km north of Paraparaumu at a depth of 29km.

The quake struck at 12.30am and 3604 indicated they felt it, as far south as Nelson and as far north as Taranaki

 

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