This is the new version of Felt Classic - for any earthquake including aftershocks

We ask you to contribute to GNS Science research by filling in the following earthquake survey. Your valuable insights would help us to better estimate the shaking intensity caused by this earthquake, and to better understand the effects of future major earthquakes in New Zealand. All replies will be confidential, and we will only report on general trends. Filling in the questionnaire implies that you are consenting to participate. The data collected from this survey will be accessed by the researchers only.The survey will take around 10 minutes to complete and we would greatly appreciate your help.

Please describe your experiences of this earthquake. If you want to report issues with the form or have questions about the study, please email

There is no obligation to answer any of these questions but it would be of value to our research if you could answer them all or at the least answer the questions highlighted in red.

This questionnaire has been determined by Massey University as being 'low risk' and ethically conducted. If you have any questions about the ethics process of survey, please contact Professor David Johnston at

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* 1. Details of this earthquake (you can get the details from the GeoNet website (Please provide as much detail as you can)

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* 2. What was the address of the location where you were when the earthquake occurred?

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* 3. At the time of the earthquake were you:

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* 4. What were you doing when the earthquake occurred?