Milford Sound rattled by 5.2 magnitude earthquake

An magnitude 5.2 earthquake has shaken Milford Sound this evening.

Milford Sound Source: 1 NEWS

The quake, recorded at 7.25pm, was reported 25km northwest of Milford Sound.

Geonet has reported it as being at 5km in depth and felt by 1735 people.

It's described as a 'moderate' shake, according to the report.