Tremor in New Zealand: Earthquake tremors off the east coast of North Island, measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale

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The earthquake was felt in New Zealand on Monday. Tremors were felt on the eastern coast of the North Island. The earthquake measured 6.1 on the Richter scale. The National Center of Seismology gave information about this earthquake. There is a panic atmosphere in the area after the earthquake.

An earthquake of 8.1 magnitude occurred last month
A 8.1-magnitude earthquake struck New Zealand’s north-east coast last month, following which a tsunami alert was issued in the area. The earthquake struck Kermadec Island near northern Iceland. Earlier, a magnitude 7.4 earthquake was felt in some areas. The first earthquake struck 900 kilometers from northern Iceland. It was of 7.2 magnitude. New Zealand’s National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) issued an alert regarding the tsunami after the earthquake.

The entire area is located on the Ring of Fire
There is always a possibility of earthquake in New Zealand, Vanuatu and other Pacific islands. The area is located close to the Ring of Fire, a horseshoe-shaped chain of seismic fault lines around the ocean.

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