An earthquake has it the South Island at about Midnight on Sunday night . It was a 7.2 Magnitude earthquake hit around Kaikoura. It was felt from Wellington to Dunedin. There was tsunami warnings for Kaikoura and Christchurch. There were two metre waves in Kaikoura and Wellington. It was worse in Christchurch and Kaikoura then anywhere else. There were actually lots of earthquakes but they went as big as the 7.2 earthquake.