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17 Oct 2021 10:15
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  •   Home > News > Accident and Emergency

    Hastings has been rumbled by a 4.8 magnitude earthquake just before five this afternoon

    Hastings has been rumbled by a 4.8 magnitude earthquake just before five this afternoon



    The 36km deep quake was five kilometres north-east of Waipukurau in Central Hawkes Bay.

    Geonet is describing the quake as moderate.

    A number of Hawke's Bay residents with Android devices also received a Google mobile phone alert about the earthquake.

    The system had previously been used to alert Android users following a quake last month.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

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