Tsunami warning was issued for Auckland around 6:45AM Saturday, March 12.
The only reports of a tsunami was on the east coast of the North Island, near Tauranga, that was 1 metre in height. But it co-occurred with the low tide, so no damage was done.
The earthquake in Japan makes Christchurch look so whimpy! Thoughts and prayers out to, my flatmate, Rie's friends and family in Osaka!