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Powerful Earthquake in New Zealand

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The US Geological Survey states that the magnitude-7.8 quake hit just after midnight (11:02 GMT on Sunday), some 95km (59 miles) from Christchurch.



Further to the tremor Tsunami warnings have been issued around the coasts of New Zealand.

According to reports a tsunami hit the north-eastern coast about two hours later. Officials states that the first waves were not much large and the second wave is possible causing huge catastrophes

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 November 2016 04:04  
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