Thousands of people have reported feeling a shallow 4.3 quake that struck near Christchurch.
It was centred 10 km south-west of Christchurch and was at a depth of 5km.
There have been no reports of damage from the quake which hit at 7.49am.
Almost 9000 people reported feeling the quake.
#eqnz Bam!Small car hits house at speed size thump here at our place.Woke me up at speed!— greg jackson (@therealgregjack) April 8, 2020
Ugggggh. But thank all that’s holy it was just a Christchurch wobble #eqnz— Karen Healey (@kehealey) April 8, 2020