22 Jul 2019

3.9 quake shakes Christchurch

9:05 am on 22 July 2019

A 3.9 magnitude earthquake this morning was felt by almost 5000 people near Christchurch, GeoNet reports.

Residents in Akaroa, Amberley, Ashburton, Christchurch, Methven and Oxford may have felt it.

At a depth of 7km, the moderate quake was reported about 8.43am.

On Twitter, some said it was bigger than the quake from a few a days ago.