Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 strikes North Island, New Zealand - EMSC

by Reuters
Monday, 5 April 2021 07:57 GMT

April 5 (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 5.8 struck the eastern coast of North Island in New Zealand on Monday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said.

The quake was at a depth of 30 kms (18.64 miles), the EMSC said. (Reporting by Aakriti Bhalla in Bengaluru; editing by Emelia Sithole-Matarise)

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