28 Mar 2016

Magnitude 4.5 quake hits near Wanaka

5:05 pm on 28 March 2016

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake has hit about 50km north-west of Wanaka.

St John said it had not received any reports of injuries.

GeoNet said the quake, which struck at 4.12pm, was about 5km deep, and of moderate intensity.

View the GeoNet quake report