3.7 magnitude quake hits Christchurch

Last updated 20:14 09/08/2012

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A 3.7 magnitude earthquake has hit Christchurch.

Geonet Rapid stated the earthquake, at 8.03pm, was situated 10km south-east of Christchurch, at a depth of 9km.

The intensity was rated as "moderate".

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