New Zealand : Flood, Earthquake : 2004/07/19
|Country or District||New Zealand|
|Outline||Two people have been killed and around 1,500 evacuated from their homes in New Zealand after floods and dozens of small earthquakes hit the country.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
The New Zealand Herald 2004/07/21
As the state of emergency in the Eastern Bay of Plenty enters its fourth day, at least 500 people are still unable to return home.
BBC News 2004/07/19
Two people have been killed and around 1,500 evacuated from their homes in New Zealand after floods and dozens of small earthquakes hit the country.
Geographycal Data Information
USGS National Earthquake Information Center
A moderate earthquake occurred at 04:22:23 (UTC) on Sunday, July 18, 2004. The magnitude 5.4 event has been located in NORTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND. (This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.)
New Zealand Earthquake Report - 2004 Jul 19 18:37 (NZST)