Monday, January 2, 2012

4.8 Magnitude Earthquake CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - 2nd Jan 2012

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake has struck Christchurch, New Zealand at a depth of 13.2 km (8.2 miles), the quake hit at 05:59:14 UTC Monday 2nd January 2012
The epicenter was 20 km (12.4 miles) East of Christchurch, New Zealand
No Reports of Injuries or Damage at this time

Note: USGS has this earthquake listed as a 4.5 Magnitude, whilst New Zealand measures this at a 4.8 Magnitude