Between the night and the morning of the first day of March 5 (in Italy it was the evening of the fourth) in New Zealand they were there Three earthquakesAll are 7 or larger. In the northwestern part of the North Island and in the Karmadic Archipelago, 1,000 kilometers northeast of the island, thousands of people have been displaced from their homes. The last earthquake was the strongest, with a magnitude of 8.1, prompting the authorities at first to announce a tsunami warning, then withdrawn. There were no deaths or injuries, nor major damage to the cities on the respective coasts.
the new ???? Impact moment captured when an earthquake triggered a tsunami. Port Vila is hit in Vanuatu, Northern New Zealand – Videos: https://t.co/4tjpUG3Sm8Tsunami # New Zealand pic.twitter.com/gMhEnTvDMz
– Inner Paper (TheInsiderPaper) March 5, 2021
Tsunami Warning: The areas to evacuate are shown on this map. Clear these areas even if you do not feel an earthquake. do not wait. A devastating tsunami could occur. More information at https://t.co/ccVFYQQoBr pic.twitter.com/bnEgZy8ikF
– National Emergency Management Agency (NZcivildefence) March 4, 2021