Details of Disaster Information


New Zealand : Earthquake : 2011/02/22
GLIDE: EQ-2011-000024-NZL 
Satellite Images (Sentinel Asia): ERADRC000006 DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2011/02/22
Country
   or
District
New Zealand
Name Earthquake
Outline A powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck at 12:51 on 22 February 2011 (23:51 GMT on 21 February), caused widespread destruction in the city centre of Christchurch, New Zealand.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
Report/Articles
Geographycal Data Information
  • BBC/Microsoft/NASA 2011/02/21
    New Zealand: Earthquake (21 February 2011)
  • USGS 2011/02/21
    New Zealand: USGS Shake Map, South Island of New Zealand (21 February 2011)
  • IFRC 2011/02/23
    New Zealand: Earthquake (as of 23 February 2011)
  • USGS Earthquake Hazard Program
    Magnitude 6.3
    Date-Time Monday, February 21, 2011 at 23:51:43 UTC
    Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 12:51:43 PM at epicenter
    Location 43.600°S, 172.710°E
    Depth 5 km (3.1 miles)
    Region SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND
Emergency Relief Information
Pictures