Friday, January 6, 2012

5.2 Magnitude Earthquake CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - 6th Jan 2012

A magnitude 5.2 earthquake has struck near Christchurch, New Zealand at a depth of 15 km (9.1 miles), the quake hit at 12:21:35 UTC Friday 6th 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 listed as a 4.5 Magnitude, whilst EMSC has this Earthquake listed as a 4.8 magnitude. - Stations in New Zealand and Australia have measured this earthquake betwee a 4.2 Magnitude and 5.7 Magnitude.

Geonet/New Zealand list this earthquake as a 5,2 Magnitude.