Large 5.5 Aftershock Rattles Christchurch on 9th October

Posted 09 Oct 2011 by ChChEarthquakeNews Popular
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This item was posted on the Christchurch Earthquake News website - click here to view the original

On the 9th October, Christchurch experienced the eighth largest earthquake since the 7.1 magnitude shake on the 4th September 2010. It occured while the All Blacks were playing a Rugby World Cup quarter final against Argentina, in Auckland. The aftershock was felt widely across the South Island and provoked a slew of comments on Facebook. Click here for more details on the aftershock and its effects.


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