'Long rumble' felt in Canterbury

Last updated 10:26 10/02/2013

Relevant offers

Christchurch earthquake

Championship swimming returns to Canterbury post earthquake GeoNet turns 15 - what have we learned about earthquakes in that time? Evan Smith can't find the words to thank son for life-saving liver gift Rapaki residents hope concrete wall will protect against falling rocks Expert stonemason works on historic Peel Forest church Skinning, 'crazy people' and underwear racing at Queenstown Winter Festival Christchurch educator Jacqueline Duncan receives special honour Gerry Brownlee says change to Otakaro's purpose no big deal, calls Labour 'deluded' Flooding at Christchurch earthquake memorial site expected, Crown says Tonnes of liquefaction silt removed from rotting, quake-damaged house

Cantabrians were shaken by a magnitude 3.8 tremor this morning. 

The shock struck at 10.01am and was centred 25km west of Christchurch at a depth of 7km. 

Twitter users described the quake as "grindy and loud", and described feeling a "long rumble". 

There were no reports of injury or damage. 

Ad Feedback

- The Press

Comments

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content