Wednesday, February 28, 2024

7.2 magnitude earthquake jolts New Zealand, no tsunami warning


Wellington (New Zealand): Kermadec Islands of New Zealand was rocked by 7.2 magnitude earthquake on Monday, the National Center for Seismology tweeted.

According to the NCS, the earthquake occurred at 6.11 am, Indian Standard Time.

“Earthquake of Magnitude:7.2, Occurred on 24-04-2023, 06:11:52 IST, Lat: -29.95 & Long: -178.02, Depth: 10 Km, Location: Kermadec Islands, New Zealand,” NCS tweeted.

According to the NCS, the latitude was -29.95, the Longitude was -178.02, and the earthquake’s depth was 10 km at the Kermadec Islands of New Zealand.

No casualties have been reported so far.

More details are awaited.



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