Wow, this is the first photo from the massive earthquake that struck Christchurch New Zealand this morning. As you can tell, the building was completely destroyed and reduced to rubble.
Earthquake Christchurch New Zealand – 7.4 Magnitude Earthquake Caught on Webcam – I’m a big follower of breaking news and a huge fan of new technology that allows the world to know exactly when a big event occurs almost instantly. The advancement of the Internet and even more recently with real-time social media services such as Twitter and Facebook have put the power of reporting breaking news stories into the hands of every individual person who has access to an Internet connection. This latest news event is about a massive 7.4 magnitude earthquake that struck Christchurch New Zealand and apparently it was caught on webcam, which you can view at http://seismicwebcam.glg.nau.edu/CgiStart?page=Single&Language=0. Stay tuned for more details and videos and pictures as the story unfolds.
UPDATE – More details are coming in about the earthquake that struck Christchurch New Zealand this morning. http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/4094979/Huge-earthquake-rocks-Christchurch has a lot of details, including that there is massive widespread damage throughout the area and the power is out. It is still early in the morning there so without power and lights, we will have to wait until dawn breaks before getting more details along with pictures and videos. I hope the best for everyone during this tragic event.