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New Zealand earthquake risk: It’s all in the details

19 Feb 2019, RMS

The 2016 New Zealand Earthquake High-Definition model contains an annual average loss that is 30 percent higher than that of the 2007 version. This change is due to scientists meticulously researching the 2011 Christchurch earthquake, leading to detailled findings. Loss changes can also vary because of an array of factors, and can cause different overall results.



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