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Monday, March 3, 2014
A magnitude-6.6 earthquake struck south-western Japan early Monday, the Meteorological Agency said.No casualties or damage were reported and no tsunami warning was issued.The quake j...
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Saturday, February 15, 2014
A small earthquake has hit in South Carolina, startling residents and shaking homes both in South Carolina and across the border in Georgia.USGS Geophysicist Dale Grant said on Friday that...
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Wednesday, February 12, 2014
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August 12, 2013
An earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale jolted Maluku islands in Indonesia on Monday, but there was no potential for tsunami, the Meteorology and Geophysics Agency said. The quake...
August 4, 2013
A magnitude-6 earthquake jolted wide areas of north-eastern Japan on Sunday, the Meteorological Agency said.No tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate reports of injuries, dea...
July 28, 2013
If you thought Ham radio was about setting up and tuning complicated electronic gadgets and communicating to strangers over radio waves using esoteric codes for private recreation, then think again...
July 22, 2013
At least 89 people were killed and more than 500 injured after a 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck China’s northwestern Gansu province on Monday morning.
The earthquake, which rocked the ci...
July 6, 2013
The U.S. Geological Survey says a powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.4 struck off Mentawai islands in western Indonesia. There were no immediate reports of damage or c...
July 4, 2013
Officials say the death toll from an earthquake that hit Indonesia’s Aceh province earlier this week has reached 30. Soldiers, police and volunteers are searching debris from the earthquake for ano...
July 2, 2013
A strong earthquake struck off Indonesia’s Aceh province on Tuesday, damaging houses and injuring at least five people. The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude 6.1 quake st...
June 20, 2013
A magnitude-5.7 earthquake shook central Chile on Wednesday, causing buildings to sway in the capital but apparently causing no major damage. The US Geological Survey said the quake struck...
June 16, 2013
A slight intensity earthquake hit West Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh in the morning on Sunday, the Met department said. The quake, measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale, was recorded at...
June 9, 2013
The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 5.2 earthquake has struck off the eastern Philippines. The U.S.G.S. reported that the quake hit at 4.33 a.m. local time on Sunday (2.03 a.m. I...
August 8, 2013
Japan’s Meteorological Agency says it is investigating after it issued an alert for a very strong earthquake that turned out to be only a mild shake.
Loud alarms rang from cellphones and...
August 2, 2013
A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale hit parts of Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh on Friday morning.
There were no immediate reports...
July 26, 2013
Heavy rains sparked landslides in an earthquake-shattered region of north-western China, killing at least nine people and burying another eight. The landslides struck just south of the city...
July 21, 2013
The New Zealand capital Wellington was rattled by a strong magnitude 6.9 earthquake on Sunday that broke water mains, smashed windows and downed power lines.
Wellington Police Inspector M...
July 5, 2013
Rescuers have recovered the bodies of another five people killed in an earthquake this week in Indonesia’s Aceh province, bringing the death toll to 35. Andra Pahlevi of the army’s rescu...
July 3, 2013
Indonesian authorities say the death toll from a strong earthquake in a western province has risen to 22. The magnitude-6.1 quake Tuesday injured more than 200 other people and damaged more...
June 21, 2013
An earthquake with a 5.1 preliminary magnitude has struck northern Italy. No damage was immediately reported. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake struck at 12.33 p.m. on Friday and was...
June 19, 2013
There will soon be a web application that will help city residents identify the safest place to run for cover during earthquakes. The application will be based on a survey undertaken to ass...
June 14, 2013
A powerful 6.7 magnitude earthquake struck off Indonesia’s main island of Java late Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. It was felt hundreds of kilometres away in the capital, Jakarta, but...
June 5, 2013
The U.S. Geological Survey is revising the magnitude of an earthquake off the southeast coast of Hawaii to 5.3. Tuesday afternoon’s earthquake was centered about 55 kilometres southeast of...
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