Minor shake hits Christchurch

Photo / file
Photo / file

A magnitude 3.1 earthquake gave residents in south-west Christchurch a minor shake in the early hours of this morning.

The earthquake was 5km deep, had a Mercalli intensity of 4 and occurred around 3.20am.

It was centred 10 km south-west of Christchurch according to GeoNet.

There were no immediate reports of damage.


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