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What quake? Tourists continue New Zealand trips - Independent Online

Landslides block State Highway One near Kaikoura on the upper east coast of New Zealand's South Island. Wellington - British backpackers Alan Hepper and Emily Gray-Upton were shaken from their beds and evacuated from their Wellington hostel when a huge ...and more »

What happened in New Zealand's magnitude 7.5 earthquake - The Conversation AU

Local residents Chris and Viv Young look at damage caused by the earthquake, along State Highway One near Ward on New Zealand's South Island. ReutersAnthony Phelps. What happened in New Zealand's magnitude 7.5 earthquake. November 14, 2016 12.50am EST ...and more »

Farmer saves cows trapped on tiny patch of turf after earthquake - Washington Post

Three New Zealand cows were saved Tuesday from an eerie island of grass where they had been stranded after an earthquake obliterated their pasture. The plight of the cattle — two adults and a calf — captured international attention Monday night after ...and more »

Be prepared, always: the tsunami message from New Zealand's latest earthquake - The Conversation AU

Motorway sign warning of Tsunami, Wellington after a 7.5 earthquake based around Cheviot in the South island shock the New Zealand capital. AAP Image/SNPA, Ross Setford. Be prepared, always: the tsunami message from New Zealand's latest earthquake ...and more »

Earthquake: More cows stranded on an outcrop of land after three saved -

Two more cows have been spotted stranded on an outcrop of land near Kaikoura, only hours after a group of three cows that captured the nation's attention were rescued. A Fairfax photographer captured the image of two cows looking up on a small piece of ...and more »

New Zealand Quake's Strange Side Effect: What Are Earthquake Lights? - Live Science

Near the epicenter of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake in New Zealand, a train track and state highway can be seen destroyed by landslide slips. Credit: Mark Mitchell - Pool/Getty Images. The magnitude-7.8 earthquake that rattled New Zealand early Monday ...and more »

YouTube star's eerie quake prediction - Newshub

An amateur weatherman with more than 100,000 YouTube followers is claiming he predicted the massive quake which hit the South Island on Monday. The magnitude 7.5 tremor is believed to have been caused by two simultaneous quakes, one hitting near ...and more »

New Zealand Struck by Powerful Earthquake - New York Times

SYDNEY, Australia — A powerful earthquake measuring 7.8 magnitude hit the east coast of New Zealand's South Island early Monday, causing tsunami waves and killing at least two people, officials said. Hours later, another strong quake measuring 6.4 ...and more »

New Zealand earthquake: Sky flashes 'green and blue' in rare lights phenomenon - ABC Online

Videos have emerged that appear to show the New Zealand sky lighting up in a range of colours as a magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck near Christchurch on Sunday night. Footage uploaded to YouTube shows flashes of light in the sky which the uploader ...and more »

New Zealand earthquake: How does a bigger quake cause less damage? - ABC Online

New Zealand seismologists say Sunday's magnitude-7.8 earthquake was less destructive than the smaller magnitude-6.2 Christchurch earthquake in 2011 because it was further away from major population centres. Key points: A powerful magnitude-7.5 ...and more »