22 February 2011

Christchurch earthquake help information

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake has occurred 10km south-east of Christchurch at 12:51, February 22, 2011. Depth (focal depth): 5km.

Here are some resources to help keep in touch, ask for assistance, or provide information.

Canterbury Earthquake website - for the latest news and updates

Person Finder - to connect people who are reported missing

Twitter users: use the #eqnzcontact hashtag to locate friends and family. @safeinchch is for news on people who are safe.

Use the Government helpline 0800 779997 for earthquake assistance as 111 is currently overloaded.

View the Christchurch Quake Map for earthquake and aftershock occurence.
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