STRONG, DEEP QUAKE HITS NEAR MT RUAPEHU

© Video - Civil Defence; Image - GNS Science Watch: Taika Waititi explains what to do in an earthquake. A quake measuring magnitude 5.2 struck near Mt Ruapehu early on Saturday morning.Though it was strong, it was also 127km deep.More than 3000 people reported feeling it on the GeoNet website, mostly along the southwestern coast of the North Island, Taranaki and Hawke's Bay. There were ...