Hawke’s Bay was again shaken by an earthquake
A 5.1 magnitude quake struck at 12.33 pm today at a depth of 30 km. Grid reference 40.28°S, 176.38°E and was felt over much of the north island and as far north as Auckland.
For more read Big Earthquake Hits North Island on Stuff
Two large earthquakes also shook this area last year, not long after the first large Canterbury earthquake
Also see Earthquakes in Hawke’s Bay 9 Sept 2010:.
“Two earthquakes rocked the Hawke’s Bay region of New Zealand today, the first at 4.18pm measured 5.3 on the Richter scale and the second was at 8.25pm and measured 4.3.” Grid Reference 40.40°S, 176.73°E