Posts Tagged: Earthquake Uptick

5.1 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Solomon Islands

A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Auki in Solomon Islands. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/03/17 / 2017-03-20 04:24:39 / March 20, 2017 @ 4:24 am. The

5.1 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Solomon Islands

A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Auki in Solomon Islands. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/03/17 / 2017-03-20 04:24:39 / March 20, 2017 @ 4:24 am. The

Major Earthquake Rocks Papua New Guinea

A MAJOR 8.0 magnitude earthquake has struck 47km west of Arawa on Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, the United States Geological Survey (USGC) reports. The US Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre (PTWC) has warned a “widespread tsunami” is possible due to

Major Earthquake Rocks Papua New Guinea

A MAJOR 8.0 magnitude earthquake has struck 47km west of Arawa on Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, the United States Geological Survey (USGC) reports. The US Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre (PTWC) has warned a “widespread tsunami” is possible due to

8.0 Earthquake Rocks Solomon Islands: Tsunami Warning Issued

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck the Solomon Islands Friday morning local time. It’s not yet known if there were injuries or damage, but a tsunami watch was issued for Hawaii. An earthquake with a preliminary rating of 7.8 struck the

8.0 Earthquake Rocks Solomon Islands: Tsunami Warning Issued

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck the Solomon Islands Friday morning local time. It’s not yet known if there were injuries or damage, but a tsunami watch was issued for Hawaii. An earthquake with a preliminary rating of 7.8 struck the

Double Tectonic Shifts May Have Caused New Zealand Earthquake

SYDNEY (Reuters) – The powerful earthquake that struck New Zealand was unusual in that a big event on one fault may have immediately triggered a big event on a second fault, experts said on Monday. An earthquake of magnitude 7.8

Double Tectonic Shifts May Have Caused New Zealand Earthquake

SYDNEY (Reuters) – The powerful earthquake that struck New Zealand was unusual in that a big event on one fault may have immediately triggered a big event on a second fault, experts said on Monday. An earthquake of magnitude 7.8

5.6 Magnitude Earthquake Near South Sandwich Islands

A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) was reported 253 km NW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (157 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5.6-magnitude

5.6 Magnitude Earthquake Near South Sandwich Islands

A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) was reported 253 km NW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (157 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5.6-magnitude

100,000 Quakes This Year ALONE; Are You Taking Note?

Did you know that our planet will be hit by more than 100,000 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater this year alone?  Earlier today, I came across a report that contained this amazing fact, but it was so incredible that I

100,000 Quakes This Year ALONE; Are You Taking Note?

Did you know that our planet will be hit by more than 100,000 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater this year alone?  Earlier today, I came across a report that contained this amazing fact, but it was so incredible that I

On The Heels Of Italy Earthquake, A 6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Burma

  A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 rocked central Burma on Wednesday, knocking glasses off tables and sending people running out of buildings in the country’s largest city. The quake was centered about 15 miles west of

On The Heels Of Italy Earthquake, A 6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Burma

  A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 rocked central Burma on Wednesday, knocking glasses off tables and sending people running out of buildings in the country’s largest city. The quake was centered about 15 miles west of