Nature: Earthquake New Zealand
|born on||22 February 2011 at 12:51 (= 12:51 PM )|
|Place||Christ Church, NZ, 43s32, 172e38|
|Timezone||NZT h12e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||03°02' 24°46 Asc. 21°19'|
New Zealand earthquake, a 6.3 magnitude, that devastated the city of Christ Church and killed over 75 people. The earthquake followed a September 3, 2010 earthquake of 7.0 magnitude (at 4:36 AM local time, 30 miles west of Christ Church according to USGS) that caused minimal damage but the city had been weakened by its aftershocks.
PT quotes USGS website; the epicenter was 3 miles SSE of Christ Church. Coordinates shown at the epicenter according to the USGS
- Mundane : Disasters : Natural Disasters