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New Zealand hit by 5.2 Quake

A MAGNITUDE-5.2 earthquake has hit New Zealand’s North Island, the US Geological Survey says. The quake struck the east coast of the North Island, near Palmerston North, at 10.48am local time today (8.48am AEST), the USGS reported on its website.