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

Friday, August 11, 2017

Northern Philippines hit by 6.2 magnitude earthquake (local time: 13:28, Depth 189 km)

Northern Philippines hit by 6.2 magnitude earthquake
An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 hit the island of Luzon, in northern Philippines, although no casualties have been reported yet.

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Death toll from China’s quake climbs to 19, while 343 people injured

7.0-magnitutde quake that struck China
At least 19 people have been killed and 343 injured as result of a 7.0-magnitutde quake that struck China’s southwestern Sichuan province on Tuesday, according to the preliminary count reported by the Chinese authorities on Wednesday.

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Powerful 6.5-Magnitude Quake Hits Southwestern China

Powerful 6.5-Magnitude Quake Hits Southwestern China
A 6.5 earthquake magnitude occurred on Tuesday in the Sichuan province in southwestern China, the Chinese Seismological Center reported.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Two New Earthquakes Hit Coast of Greek Island of Kos : Geodynamics Institute

Two New Earthquakes Hit Coast of Greek Island of Kos
 On Friday, a 6.7 magnitude earthquake hit the Turkish and Greek coastline of the Aegean Sea, leaving two people on the island of Kos dead and over a hundred more injured.

Friday, July 21, 2017

Two killed in 6.7-magnitude quake off Greece and Turkey resorts

6.7-magnitude quake off Greece and Turkey resorts
At least two people have been killed and dozens more injured on the Greek island of Kos, after a strong earthquake in the Aegean Sea.

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Billions of tonnes of plastic accumulating on Earth

Billions of tonnes of plastic
More than 8.3 billion metric tonnes of plastic has been produced since 1950 according to the first major global analysis of mass-produced plastics.

5.8-magnitude quake strikes off coast of Japan's Fukushima, no tsunami warning issued

5.8-magnitude quake strikes off coast of Japan's Fukushima
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.8 struck off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture in the northern Tohoku region on Japan's main island of Honshu on Thursday, although no tsunami warning has been issued.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

7.7-magnitude quake:Tsunami advisories issued for Russian Bering Island, no threat for local population

Kamchatka’s Aleutian region
Tsunami advisories have been issued for the township of Nikolskoye on Russia’s Bering Island off the Kamchatka peninsula after a quake, but the height of the tsunami wave will not exceed half-a-meter, a source from the Kamchatka branch of the Russian Academy of Science’s Geophysical Service told Tass on Tuesday.

Thursday, July 06, 2017

Séisme de magnitude 6,5 dans le centre des Philippines

Un séisme de magnitude 6,5 a été enregistré jeudi dans le centre des Philippines, a rapporté l'Institut américain de géophysique (USGS), mais aucune alerte au tsunami n'a été émise.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

El terremoto en Guatemala fue de magnitud 6,7 en la escala de Richter (06.31 hora local)

El terremoto que sacudió Guatemala y El Salvador a las 06.31 hora local (12.31 GMT) de hoy fue de 6,7 en la escala de Richter, no de 6,9, como se anunció inicialmente, según el Gobierno guatemalteco, que no ha registrado por el momento víctimas ni daños materiales.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

7.0 magnitude earthquake rocks Mexico’s southern state of Chiapas and Guatemala

A 7.0 magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Chiapas, causing heavy damage to buildings and infrastructure in Mexico’s southern state.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

One killed as strong earthquake hits E. Greece

At least one people was killed and another 11 were injured when an earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale hit Greece's Eastern Aegean Sea on Monday, said the Greek authorities.

Monday, June 12, 2017

One woman missing hours after strong quake hits Lesvos/Séisme de magnitude 6,3 en mer Egée ressenti en Grèce et en Turquie

Firefighters were searching for the resident of a partially damaged home in the village of Vrisa, on the island of Lesvos, on Monday afternoon in the wake of a strong earthquake that struck the area.

Saturday, June 03, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

China: 8 dead, 11 injured in Xinjiang earthquake (video)

Eight people have been confirmed dead and 11 others were injured after a 5.5-magnitude earthquake jolted Taxkorgan County in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region at 5:58 a.m. Thursday.

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Séisme de magnitude 6,8 près des côtes du Vanuatu, dans le Pacifique

L'Institut d'études géologiques des États-Unis a enregistré un tremblement de terre dans l'océan Pacifique.

Magnitude 6.6 quake hits west of Adak, Alaska

A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hit Monday about 145 kilometers, or 90 miles, west of Adak, a town located on Adak Island in Alaska.

Monday, May 01, 2017

Magnitude 6.2 and 6.3 earthquakes strike remote region of Alaska

A powerful 6.2 magnitude earthquake has struck the US state of Alaska. No injuries have been reported and no tsunami warnings have been put in place.

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Chile Rocked by 6.9 quake; No Major Damage Reported (Local time: 18:38, Depth 10 km)

A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.9 struck off the west coast of Chile on Monday, rocking the capital Santiago and briefly causing alarm along the Pacific Coast but sparing the quake-prone nation of any serious damage.

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