Posted: 22 November, 2016 by @clairesherwood_

BREAKING | Another Earthquake Hits New Zealand

Hours after Japan has been threatened by a tsunami following a 7.3 magnitude earthquake, New Zealand has also been struck.

A 6.3 magnitude quake has hit off the North Island, north-east of the capital of Wellington. 

GeoNet reports that the location was '70 km south-east of Porangahau'.

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