Friday, December 23, 2011

4.0 Magnitude Earthquake NEAR THE COAST OF NEW ZEALAND - 23rd Dec 2011

A magnitude 4.0 earthquake has struck near the Coast of New Zealand at a depth of 11 km (6.8 miles), the quake hit at 08:01:39 UTC Friday 23rd December 2011.
The epicenter was 10 km (6.2 miles) Northeast of Lyttelton and 20 km (12.4 miles) Christchurch, New Zealand

No Reports of Injuries or Damage at this time

Note: Aftershocks that hit the are in the pas 3 hours.

04:33 UTC - 3.7 Magnitude - Depth 12 km - 20 km East of Christchurch
06:45 UTC - 3.6 Magnitude - Depth 15 km - 10 km East of Christchurch
07:53 UTC - 3.9 Magnitude - Depth 5 km - 20 km Northeast of Christchurch