May 23, 11:59 AM EDT
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6.3-magnitude earthquake hits New Zealand, police suspect more fatalities
on 02/21/11 AT 11:51 PM
An earthquake measuring 6.3-magnitude hit New Zealand at 12:51 pm (2351 GMT) on Monday at a depth of 4 km, about 175 km northeast of Noumea, New Caledonia, said the U.S. Geological Survey.