'Long rumble' felt in Canterbury

Last updated 10:33 10/02/2013

Relevant offers

National

Life sentences given in Shalvin Prasad murder case Winston Peters labels handling of flag debate 'undemocratic' Teens as young as 14 hospitalised for eating disorders in MidCentral region Missing tramper 'made all the right decisions' Hunter bailed on animal cruelty charges Beckenridge: Family hopeful missing boy is alive Hefty rates increase to pay for Auckland transport Frederics bar keeps liquor licence after drunk driver kills woman Scammers seek medical information Child hit by truck in critical condition

Cantabrians have been 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