In New Zealand, there was an earthquake, there are victims, writes News. Ru.
Repeated 6.0-magnitude earthquake occurred today in the south of New Zealand. This was reported by the U.S. Geological Survey.
The epicenter of the earthquake was 13 km from the second largest city in the country Christchurch. Its center lies at a depth of 9 km.
Now in note strong power outages. According to preliminary data from the disaster suffered six.
A few hours earlier, in the south of New Zealand earthquake magnitude 5.2.
February 22, 2011 in Christchurch, a devastating 6.3 magnitude earthquake, which killed over 200 people. Every year in New Zealand and the surrounding Pacific waters is fixed to 14 thousand earthquakes, ITAR-TASS reported.