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New Zealand earthquake: Tsunami warning after third huge quake measuring magnitude 8 – Mirror Online

A huge magnitude 8.1 earthquake has struck off the coast of north east New Zealand Kermadec Islands Region, prompting an immediate evacuation order for large parts…

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A tsunami warning has been issued in New Zealand after a third huge earthquake of the day hit off the coast.
People living on parts of the coast have been told to evacuate their homes and get to high ground immediately following the magnitude 8.1 quake, which hit off the north-east of the country near Kermadec Islands Region.
Hundreds of residents are chaotically fleeing homes, workplaces and schools to get to higher ground, New Zealand Herald reported.
A Whangarei worker told the publication:…

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