A powerful earthquake struck off New Zealand's North Island at 2:27 a.m. local time on Friday, registering a preliminary magnitude of 7.3, according to United States Geological Survey (USGS).
*7.3 MAG. EARTHQUAKE 238 KM ENE OF GISBORNE NEW ZEALAND :USGS— zerohedge (@zerohedge) March 4, 2021
USGS warns "hazardous tsunami waves" are possible 300km (186 miles) from the epicenter. Here's the approximate area where the quake struck.