Monday, 15 February 2016

Strong Earthquake Hits Christchurch

The quake came 8 days before the Anniversary of the deadly 2011 quake that caused $40 billion dollars of damage. The earthquake struck Christchurch on Sunday at 1:13 pm. The earthquake caused cliffs to drop into the sea and in other several places. No harm came to the city and there were no reports of any injuries. There where more than 40 after shocks.

Christchurch went without an disturbance of an earthquake for 5 years until it struck on Sunday. Police said that they had to evacuate residents from several buildings.

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