USGS - science for a changing world

Science Features

Maps, Imagery, and Publications Hazards Newsroom Education Jobs Partnerships Library About USGS Social Media
 
Science Features
: Post
Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake in New Zealand
 

Earthquake Map of New Zealand

Earthquake Map of New Zealand

Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake in New Zealand

 

New Zealand has experienced another damaging earthquake close to the city of Christchurch, which is still recovering from the magnitude-6.1 earthquake that struck in February. This latest quake has resulted in additional damage to buildings and infrastructure.

 

 

Related Information:

Receive news and updates:

RSS Twitter Facebook YouTube

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/2011/04/20/magnitude-6-0-earthquake-in-new-zealand/
Page Contact Information: Ask USGS
Page Last Modified: February 2, 2011