21 Oct 2019

4.1 earthquake near Gisborne

9:10 am on 21 October 2019

A moderate earthquake struck near Gisborne this morning.

The quake was centred 5km from Gisborne.

The moderate quake was close to Gisborne. Photo: GeoNet

The 4.1 magnitude quake was centred 5km from the city at a depth of 26km.

It struck at 8.11am.

GeoNet received nearly 300 reports from people who'd felt the quake.