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Another Earthquake Rocks Christchurch overnight

Another Earthquake Rocks Christchurch overnight

5.1 quake shakes Canterbury – Story – National – 3 Newshttp://www.3news.co.nz/51-quake-shakes-Canterbury/tabid/423/articleID/219658/Default.aspxBy 3news.co.nz staff

Canterbury has been rocked by another large earthquake.

The tremor, a magnitude 5.1, struck at 5:39am. It was 12 kilometres deep and centred 40 kilometres west of Christchurch.

It occurred on the Greendale fault-line, which is the same fault as September’s magnitude 7.1 quake. The Greendale fault has caused more than 380 temblors since the September…