New Zealand hit by quake of magnitude 6.9 - USGS

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.9 struck New Zealand at around 0520 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey's monitoring service reported.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries after the tremors.

(Reporting by Naomi Tajitsu,; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)


Updated Date: Jul 22, 2013 01:30 AM

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