Large earthquake felt around Melbourne and as far as Sydney and Canberra

By Eric

An earthquake rocked Melbourne at 9.15am Wednesday.

The Victorian State Emergency Service (SES) reports that the magnitude 6.0 earthquake occurred with an epicentre near Mansfield in Victoria. People around Melbourne felt the quake, with residents as far as Canberra and Sydney reporting that they felt tremors.

Geoscience Australia, the government that reports on significant earthquakes,  said that the depth of the earthquake had a depth of 10km.

Victorian SES is calling on people to report if they have damage or require SES assistance, by phoning 132500.



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