My Pitt Street apartment went CRACK at its northeast corner as I watched TV. Nothing in the room moved except a miniature pohutukawa potplant, its long branches were swaying. Heard not felt, was it a quake ? Opened up GeoNet on my smartphone, confirmed. Completed GeoNet (felt) report.
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New Zealand Earthquake Report
Magnitude 4.3, Thu, Mar 24 2016, 2:06:11 am (NZDT)
25 km west of Oamaru, Depth 15 km, Moderate
█ David Seymour is wrong –Dunedin gets quakes reasonably frequently.
ODT 23.3.16 (page 9)
Image: Paul Le Comte (via Twitpic). Source: ODT
Posted by Elizabeth Kerr