Posts Tagged: pacific plate

Two Alaskan Volcanoes Erupt Just Hours Apart

An eruption at Bogoslof volcano – one of two to erupt in the Aleutian Islands Tuesday – is its first after more than two months of inactivity, causing ash to fall in a nearby community before drifting south over the

Two Alaskan Volcanoes Erupt Just Hours Apart

An eruption at Bogoslof volcano – one of two to erupt in the Aleutian Islands Tuesday – is its first after more than two months of inactivity, causing ash to fall in a nearby community before drifting south over the

Alaska Hit By 45 Significant Earthquakes Within 24 Hours

Within the last 24 hours, 45 earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 or greater have struck Alaska, and 25 of them were of magnitude 4.0 or greater. The worst one had a magnitude of 6.2, but none of the earthquakes did much

Alaska Hit By 45 Significant Earthquakes Within 24 Hours

Within the last 24 hours, 45 earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 or greater have struck Alaska, and 25 of them were of magnitude 4.0 or greater. The worst one had a magnitude of 6.2, but none of the earthquakes did much

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

San Francisco Rumbles With Earthquake Magnitude 3.5 In East Bay

A magnitude-3.5 earthquake struck near Piedmont Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake struck at 12:50 a.m. roughly two miles east-southeast of Piedmont at a recorded depth of 2.98 miles. Original Article:http://www.sfgate.com/news/bayarea/article/Magnitude-3-5-Earthquake-Strikes-This-Morning-9218995.php

San Francisco Rumbles With Earthquake Magnitude 3.5 In East Bay

A magnitude-3.5 earthquake struck near Piedmont Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake struck at 12:50 a.m. roughly two miles east-southeast of Piedmont at a recorded depth of 2.98 miles. Original Article:http://www.sfgate.com/news/bayarea/article/Magnitude-3-5-Earthquake-Strikes-This-Morning-9218995.php

Another Earthquake Strikes Papua, New Guinea- This Time A VERY Strong 6.8 Magnitude

The earthquake struck just 55 miles outside the town of Rabaul and at a depth of 310 miles. It would have been felt by people 470 miles away and could have cause damage to buildings up to 37 miles away.

Another Earthquake Strikes Papua, New Guinea- This Time A VERY Strong 6.8 Magnitude

The earthquake struck just 55 miles outside the town of Rabaul and at a depth of 310 miles. It would have been felt by people 470 miles away and could have cause damage to buildings up to 37 miles away.

4.2 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Hayfork, California

A shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported Sunday afternoon 14 miles from Hayfork in Northern California, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 2:20 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 21.7 miles. According to the USGS,

4.2 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Hayfork, California

A shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported Sunday afternoon 14 miles from Hayfork in Northern California, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 2:20 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 21.7 miles. According to the USGS,

More Volcanoes Popping Off Around The Ring Of Fire- Are You Listening Yet?

The latest to date: Nevados de Chillan, Mt. Dukono, Mt. Reventador and Mt. Sinabung Explosion of Nevados de Chillan, Chile on August 8, 2016 The volcano threw a column of ash and gas to a height of 5000 meters. The

More Volcanoes Popping Off Around The Ring Of Fire- Are You Listening Yet?

The latest to date: Nevados de Chillan, Mt. Dukono, Mt. Reventador and Mt. Sinabung Explosion of Nevados de Chillan, Chile on August 8, 2016 The volcano threw a column of ash and gas to a height of 5000 meters. The