9 Apr 2020

4.3 quake strikes near Christchurch

8:18 am on 9 April 2020

Thousands of people have reported feeling a shallow 4.3 quake that struck near Christchurch.

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Photo: GNS

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.