22 Feb 2011 at 1:51p.m.

Christchurch earthquake - PHOTOS

View photos of the damage following a 6.3 earthquake in Christchurch, updated throughout the evening. Read the article >

  • The Christchurch Cathedral, before and after the earthquake

  • The Christchurch Cathedral has been severely damaged

  • Flooding after the Christchurch earthquake

  • Residents assess damage after the Christchurch quake

  • Significant damage to buildings has been reported

  • Significant damage to buildings has been reported

  • Significant damage to buildings has been reported

  • There have been several reports of injury, along with multiple fatalities

  • Significant damage to buildings has been reported

  • There have been mulitple reports of injury

  • Significant damage to buildings has been reported

  • Significant damage to buildings has been reported

  • The office of Christchurch Labour MP Brendon Burns

  • The Pyne Gould Corporation building, before and after the earthquake

  • Crushed car in the Bay Hills of Christchurch

  • People were seen climbing out the windows of Hotel Grand Chancellor

  • The Pyne Gould Corporation building suffered extensive damage

  • Flooding and debris on Farnborough St, Aranui, immediately after the quake

  • Rubble from a damaged building after an earthquake is seen in Christchurch (Reuters)

  • Significant damage to buildings has been reported (Reuters)

  • Significant damage to buildings has been reported (Reuters)

  • Significant damage to buildings has been reported (Reuters)

  • Damage inside the Christchurch Cathedral

  • A woman is rescued from the Pyne Gould Corporation building after the quake

  • This woman was rescued from the top floor of the Pyne Gould Corporation building after the quake

  • Injured people are rescued from the Pyne Gould Corporation building

  • Injured people are treated in makeshift hospitals

  • Christchurch residents look on in horror

  • Exterior damage to the Christchurch Cathedral

  • Exterior damage to the Christchurch Cathedral

  • Significant damage to buildings has been reported

  • A departure board at Sydney Airport shows all flights to Christchurch cancelled (Reuters)

  • Workers, families set up camp at Hagley Park (NZPA)

  • Damage to Armagh Street (NZPA)

  • Damaged buildings in Christchurch (NZPA)

  • Pupils at Christs College (NZPA)

  • Damaged roads after the quake (NZPA)

  • Liquefaction after the earthquake (NZPA)

  • A damaged house following this afternoon's earthquake (NZPA)

  • A number of buildings have been destroyed in the latest quake

  • Flooded streets following the earthquake

  • Landslips following the earthquake

  • Landslips following the earthquake

  • A number of buildings have been destroyed in the earthquake

  • A number of buildings have been destroyed in the earthquake

  • A number of buildings have been destroyed in the earthquake