An earthquake in September weakened many of the 19th century buildings and others, although this quake was less powerful, the epicentre was closer to the city and nearer the surface. Liquefaction of moist soils destabilised the foundations of some buildings.
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from the article: 300 feared dead in New Zealand earthquake
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