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Magnitude 5 quake hits Canterbury

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 11/02/2017

More than 1300 Kiwis have felt a severe 5.2 magnitude quake rattle Canterbury.

The quake struck 15km north west of Culverden at a depth of 9km at 9.18am on Sunday, GeoNet reports.

The quake was felt across much of the South Island and into the North Island, from Christchurch to Wellington.

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