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?


Heard it before we felt it

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



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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