Showing posts with label earthquake. Show all posts
Showing posts with label earthquake. Show all posts

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Saturday, February 13, 2021

Strong quake hits off Japan coast magnitude 7.1


A strong earthquake hit off the coast of eastern Japan on Saturday, injuring dozens of people and triggering widespread power outages, but there appeared to be no major damage and no tsunami warning was issued.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

New Zealand issues tsunami activity warning after 7.7 magnitude earthquake in South Pacific — RT World News

New Zealand issues tsunami activity warning after 7.7 magnitude earthquake


 A tsunami activity advisory has been issued in New Zealand after a 7.7 magnitude earthquake struck near the Loyalty Islands, the country’s National Emergency Management Agency said on Wednesday.

Sunday, January 24, 2021

Chile ‘accidentally’ issues NATIONWIDE tsunami & evacuation warning only meant for Antarctic base after 7.0 quake — RT World News

Chile’s O’Higgins scientific base


 A 7.0-magnitude earthquake and several aftershocks have rattled Chile, triggering panic as authorities issued a nationwide tsunami alert while only seeking to evacuate the country’s largest research station in Antarctica.

Friday, January 15, 2021

Three dead, 24 injured after strong quake in Indonesia's Sulawesi - The Jerusalem post

A 6.2-magnitude earthquake on Indonesia's Sulawesi island killed at least seven people, injured hundreds and damaged many buildings on Friday, the country's disaster mitigation agency said, as panicked residents fled to safer areas.

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Monday, December 28, 2020

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake strikes off coast of Los Lagos, Chile - The Jerusalem post

An earthquake of magnitude 6.8 struck off the coast of south-central Chile on Sunday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said, but Chilean officials immediately discarded the risk of a tsunami.

Friday, December 25, 2020

6.3-magnitude earthquake rattles Philippines

6.3-magnitude earthquake rattles Philippines


An earthquake with the magnitude of 6.3 shook Batangas province on the main Philippine island of Luzon on Friday, the Philippine Institute of Seismology and Volcanology (Phivolcs) said.

Sunday, November 08, 2020

Sunday, September 13, 2020

Several dead and missing after landslides in Nepal

landslides in Nepal
Landslides triggered by torrential rain swept through two villages in Nepal on Sunday, killing at least 12 people, a government official said.

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Strong 6.0-Magnitude Quake Hits Off Mexico’s Pacific Coast

Strong 6.0-Magnitude Quake Hits  Mexico
A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck shortly before midnight on Saturday off Mexico’s Pacific coast, the US Geological Survey said.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

China places seismometers in Indian Ocean

Ocean-bottom seismometers
China recently placed multiple ocean seismometers in the Indian Ocean where no ocean-bottom seismographic observation was available in the Junhui hydrothermal field, a specialist said.

Saturday, May 05, 2018

NASA launches Mars-bound spacecraft to study quakes

NASA launches Mars-bound spacecraft
NASA has launched its latest mission to Mars, with its first lander designed entirely for exploring the deep interior of the red planet having taken off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California this afternoon.

6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Hawaii. - Numerous aftershocks

6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Hawaii.
An earthquake measuring 6.9 magnitude on the Richter scale jolted the Big Island of Hawaii on Friday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Nepal awaits funds for reconstruction after earthquake

Nepal awaits funds for reconstruction
As Nepal on Wednesday marks the third anniversary of the Apr.25 earthquake that killed thousands of people and caused damage estimated at billions of dollars, the Himalayan nation is still waiting for a major portion of funds pledged by the international community to rebuild the country.

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Un fort tremblement de terre secoue la Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée

Un fort tremblement de terre secoue la Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée
Un séisme de magnitude 6,7 a secoué la partie centrale de la Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée, informe l’Institut d'études géologiques des États-Unis (USGS).

Sunday, March 04, 2018

Week after Papua New Guinea Quake, Nearly 150,000 People in Urgent Need of Aid

Papua New Guinea Quake
Almost a week after a deadly quake struck the rugged Papua New Guinea highlands, nearly 150,000 people remain in urgent need of emergency supplies as damaged roads and landslides have hampered the delivery of aid to isolated communities, agencies have said.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Shale-rich Oklahoma still facing seismic test

Shale-rich Oklahoma still facing seismic test
Shale-rich Oklahoma recorded a minor tremor early Wednesday, highlighting state struggles to address geological concerns in its energy sector.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Over 30 dead in Papua New Guinea earthquake

Papua New Guinea earthquake
Over 30 people are thought to have died Tuesday, following Monday's massive 7.5-magnitude earthquake that struck 96 km south-west of Mendi, in the Southern Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea.

Sunday, February 25, 2018

7.5 magnitude earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea (local time: 03:44, Depth 30 km)

7.5 magnitude earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea
A 7.5 magnitude earthquake has struck the Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea, in the Southern Highlands near the center of the country, US Geological Service (USGS) has reported.

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