News | Accident and Emergency
15 Dec 2017 13:44
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Days of Xmas
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Accident and Emergency

    Quake rocks South Island, Wellington

    A magnitude 5.0 quake has struck south-east of Nelson, with almost 9000 people reporting shaking.


    A magnitude 5.0 quake has rattled the capital and been felt by thousands across much of the country.

    The tremor struck 15km south-east of Nelson, about 9.30pm on Thursday at a depth of 74km.

    Almost 9000 people reported the shaking, with some as far as Auckland and south of Christchurch saying they felt light movement, according to Geonet.


    NZN




    © 2017 NZN, NZCity


     Other Accident and Emergency News
     15 Dec: Two hurt after car hits house during chase
     15 Dec: Highway north of Kaikoura re-opens
     15 Dec: Wildlife gains from Kaikoura road opening
     14 Dec: Lifeguards braced for busy beach season
     14 Dec: Car crash closes SH1 at Warkworth
     14 Dec: Fire safety tips for festive season
     13 Dec: Fatal truck crash in Auckland
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Australia bidding for 2027 Rugby World Cup More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    NZD gains on euro as stimulus pledged More...



     Today's News

    International:
    Donald Trump: Shock Alabama result is another twist in the daily drama of The Trump Show 13:37

    Entertainment:
    John Stamos is to become a father for the first time 13:30

    Soccer:
    Where's the fans? A-League fails to spark 13:27

    Rugby League:
    NRL confirms Gold Coast sale a done deal 13:17

    Netball:
    Layton to miss Quad Series netball tour 13:07

    Entertainment:
    Kirsten Dunst and her fiancé Jesse Plemons are reportedly expecting their first child together 13:00

    International:
    China constructing North Korean border refugee camps in preparation for disaster: leaked report 12:47

    Entertainment:
    Nick Gordon's lawyer insists he is "100 per cent innocent" of any involvement in Bobbi Kristina Brown's death 12:30

    Law and Order:
    Babysitter jailed for toddler's death 12:27

    International:
    After fleeing North Korea, some defectors want to go back to life under Kim Jong-un 12:07


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2017 New Zealand City Ltd