2 Jun 2015

Strong earthquake near Dunedin

7:44 am on 2 June 2015

A strong earthquake struck the Lee Stream, Middlemarch area near Dunedin.

The quake hit just before 11:20pm on Monday.

The jolt was originally recorded by Geonet as a 4.3 magnitude earthquake, but was upgraded to 4.7 on the Richter scale.

There have been no reports of damage.