Story: Historic earthquakes

Tsunami warning sign, Wellington

Tsunami warning sign, Wellington

Tsunami warning sign on the Wellington Urban Motorway following the Kaikōura earthquake just after midnight on 14 November 2016.

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Eileen McSaveney, 'Historic earthquakes - Marlborough earthquakes – 2013 and 2016', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/46868/tsunami-warning-sign-wellington (accessed 7 June 2020)

Story by Eileen McSaveney, published 12 Jun 2006, reviewed & revised 28 Mar 2011, updated 1 Nov 2017