Christchurch Earthquake 2011 : the impressive list of aftershocks

Geonet, the website offering the GNS Science earthquake information has produced a list with all aftershocks in the Canterbury region since the devastating aftershock on the afternoon of February 22 in Lyttelton. Every link in the list will bring you to the detailed report of the specific … [Read more...]

Daylight to bring more information on the 65+ deaths, many injuries and catastrophic damage in Christchurch (part 3)

This is the third part of our extensive reporting which started only a couple of minutes after the earth below Christchurch started to shake. Click here for the overview of the many articles (pictures, videos, stories on this earthquake) Hot-line number for people overseas calling about missing … [Read more...]

Many fatalities, hundreds injured, devastated buildings with trapped people in Christchurch, New Zealand (part 2)

This is the second part of our extensive reporting which started only a couple of minutes after the earth below Christchurch started to shake. Click here for the first part (pictures, videos and the full movie (story) of this earthquake) - Click here to go directly to part 3 For an overview of … [Read more...]

Powerful aftershock shakes the Christchurch area again

Earthquake Report comment : A powerful aftershock occurred at 11:32 am of Tuesday October 19. The epicenter was located only 1 km from Lansdowne,  5 km south of Halswell and 10 km west of Lyttelton The hypocenter was at a very shallow depth of 9 km. This aftershock proves once more that the greater … [Read more...]