Tuesday, February 9, near the southern coast of New Zealand earthquake of a magnitude of 5.2 to 5.7 (according to different geological service). Tremors were felt in Wellington and other cities of the country.
Messages on victims and destructions didn’t arrive.
The epicenter of the earthquake was located about 170 km South-West of Wellington. Hearth lies at a depth of 45 km, according to the website emsc-csem.org.
The most destructive recent earthquake in New Zealand in February 2011. Then in Christchurch killed more than 160 people, including three Israelis.