Thu 16-03-2023 08:24 AM
WELLINGTON, 16th March, 2023 (WAM) — An earthquake of 7.1 magnitude struck the Kermadec Islands region in New Zealand on Thursday, Reuters quoted the US Geological Survey (USGS) as saying.
The quake was estimated at a depth of 10 km (6.21 miles) USGS added.
A tsunami warning was issued after the quake, the US Tsunami Warning System said.
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