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Earthquake centred near Geraldine - 20 September 2023

A shake felt this morning for the Mackenzie District - hope everyone is okay.

A reminder for each time one is felt: Drop, Cover and Hold.

Please note that aftershocks may occur.

Your business or school can practice this further at the New Zealand ShakeOut - our national earthquake drill and tsunami hīkoi. The New Zealand Shakeout is taking place Thursday 19 October 2023.

Geonet Status of Earthquake - Magnitude 6.2, Wed Sep 20 2023 9:14 AM