Light earthquake shakes Canterbury

  • 12/12/2015
Light earthquake shakes Canterbury

A moderate-sized earthquake has struck off the Canterbury coast near Kaikoura.

The 4.4 magnitude quake hit 55km south-east of Kaikoura, at a depth of 22km, this afternoon.

There were 18 weak or light felt reports from Kaikoura and Christchurch to Blenheim.

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