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2011 christchurch earthquake

An earthquake occurred in Christchurch on 22 February 2011 at 12:51...

wikipedia - 14 Nov 2016
An earthquake occurred in Christchurch on 22 February 2011 at 12:51 p.m. local time (23:51 21 February UTC) and registered 6.3 on the Richter scale. The earthquake struck the Canterbury Region in New Zealand's South Island and was centred 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) west of the port town of Lyttelton, and 10 kilometres (6 mi) south-east of the centre of Christchurch, at the time New Zealand's second-most populous city. The earthquake caused widespread damage across Christchurch, killing 185 people
2011 christchurch earthquake

Bond to city strengthened by quake suffering - study

Otago Daily Times - 05 Jun 2018
Participants who recalled the earthquake felt more connected to Christchurch if they felt more fear, or if they suffered more harm. The level of harm suffered was stronger than any other measure. Harm was measured by participants' responses to ...
2011 christchurch earthquake

Earthquake trauma 'fuses' people to Christchurch, study finds

The Press - 05 Jun 2018
The more trauma people suffered from the earthquake, the closer they feel to Christchurch, a study has found. Otago University researchers interviewed 200 Cantabrians about their memories of the February 2011 quake, questioning its effect on their ...
2011 christchurch earthquake

Christchurch Hospital building has 'high life-safety risk' - 01 Jun 2018
CDHB member Aaron Keown said the board had been very concerned about the safety of the building since the 2011 Christchurch earthquake, but he was not sure if the Government took the issue seriously. "Do the ministers – as in the finance minister and ...
2011 christchurch earthquake

How Computer Scientists Model the Role of Religion in Society

Smithsonian - 11 Jun 2018
They document an uptick in religious service attendance in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand, after a large and deadly earthquake in early 2011 – even as New Zealanders as a whole went to church less. Eventually, though, things reverted to the way ...
2011 christchurch earthquake

Rubble decision soon

Star Kiwi - 24 Jun 2018
It has been in stored at Burwood Resource Recovery Park since the February 22, 2011 earthquake. “Police still holds the CTV and PGC rubble however we expect to release it to the Christchurch City Council in the coming months,” a police spokeswoman ...
2011 christchurch earthquake

Expedite Christchurch quake claims, report says

Otago Daily Times - 06 Jun 2018
The Budget provided $8 million to establish an independent insurance tribunal to resolve outstanding EQC and insurance claims and $3.3 million for a public inquiry to probe the performance of EQC following the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury earthquakes.
2011 christchurch earthquake

Seven years on, Japanese bereaved remember Christchurch earthquake

The Japan Times - 22 Feb 2018
Attendees observed a moment of silence at 12:51 p.m., the time when the quake struck on the same date in 2011. Among those at the service were bereaved families who traveled from overseas for the anniversary, as well as Senior Vice Foreign Minister ...
2011 christchurch earthquake

History reveals Marina del Rey's Achilles heel: Liquefaction

temblor - 06 Jun 2018
Devastating impacts of liquefaction have been seen in the 2011 M=6.3 Christchurch, New Zealand, 2010 M=7.0 Haiti earthquake and the 2018 M=6.4 Hualien, Taiwan, quake. Many of these regions were destroyed even though the quakes are not large.
2011 christchurch earthquake

What we can learn from the Christchurch earthquake

Times Colonist - 14 Jan 2018
4, 2010, a 7.1-magnitude earthquake, with the epicentre 40 kilometres away and 12 kilometres below the surface, rattled Christchurch. Limited damage, but infrastructure cracked and weakened. On Feb. 21, 2011, during lunch hour, a 6.3-level quake ...

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