M 6.2 Christchurch Tue, Feb 22 2011

The city of Christchurch experienced a major earthquake centred south of the city; severe damage and casualties occurred.



Earthquake Details


When Tue Feb 22 2011 12:51 PM
Where 5 km south-east of Christchurch
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 6.2
Depth 5 km
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Felt Report Summary


Extreme 331
Severe 450
Strong 302
Moderate 331
Light 2067
Weak 297
  Total 3778

Earthquake Details


When Tue Feb 22 2011 12:51 PM
Where 5 km south-east of Christchurch
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 6.2
Depth 5 km
Quality best

Shaking Map


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Interactive Map showing quake location and reported shaking.

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 331
Severe 450
Strong 302
Moderate 331
Light 2067
Weak 297
  Total 3778