Posts Tagged: earthquake

New Volcanic Eruption Reported At Nishinoshima Volcano, Japan

A new eruption has started at Nishinoshima volcano on April 20, 2017, the Japan Meteorological Agency reports. It was characterized by the ejection of white smoke from the vicinity of the crater in the center of the island and a lava

New Volcanic Eruption Reported At Nishinoshima Volcano, Japan

A new eruption has started at Nishinoshima volcano on April 20, 2017, the Japan Meteorological Agency reports. It was characterized by the ejection of white smoke from the vicinity of the crater in the center of the island and a lava

Strong 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Peru- This Is A Sign Of Something Much Bigger

LIMA, Peru — A 6.0 magnitude earthquake has struck an Amazonian region of northern Peru. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries, though the quake could be felt strongly as far away as Colombia and Ecuador. The U.S.

Strong 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Peru- This Is A Sign Of Something Much Bigger

LIMA, Peru — A 6.0 magnitude earthquake has struck an Amazonian region of northern Peru. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries, though the quake could be felt strongly as far away as Colombia and Ecuador. The U.S.

Powerful 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes In Botswana

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the EMSC as M6.5 hit Botswana, Africa at 17:40 UTC on April 3, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 22 km (13.6 miles). USGS is reporting M6.5 at a depth of

Powerful 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes In Botswana

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the EMSC as M6.5 hit Botswana, Africa at 17:40 UTC on April 3, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 22 km (13.6 miles). USGS is reporting M6.5 at a depth of

Shallow 6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes The Aleutian Islands, Alaska

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.1 hit Near Islands, Aleutian Islands at 10:50 UTC on March 27, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). The epicenter is located 66 km (41

Shallow 6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes The Aleutian Islands, Alaska

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.1 hit Near Islands, Aleutian Islands at 10:50 UTC on March 27, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). The epicenter is located 66 km (41

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

7.8 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks New Zealand, Causes Tsunami

November 2016 – CHRISTCHURCH, NZ – A powerful 7.8–magnitude earthquake rocked New Zealand’s South Island on Sunday, triggering high waves and a tsunami warning as people fled buildings in a panic. The quake struck around 50 kilometers (around 30 miles)

7.8 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks New Zealand, Causes Tsunami

November 2016 – CHRISTCHURCH, NZ – A powerful 7.8–magnitude earthquake rocked New Zealand’s South Island on Sunday, triggering high waves and a tsunami warning as people fled buildings in a panic. The quake struck around 50 kilometers (around 30 miles)

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