Posts Tagged ‘earthquake’

M4.0 earthquake strikes again 26 km SE of Alivéri near Evia

Residents of not only Evia, but the whole of Attica felt an earthquake measuring 4 on the Richter scale today at about 13:00. There are no details yet. We remind you that the earthquake data coming from the Geodynamic Institute of Athens or from the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Institute are solutions obtained using an automatic computer… […]

Earthquake Shakes Indonesia’s Java Island; Dozens Dead

An earthquake has shaken Indonesia’s main island of Java, damaging dozens of buildings and sending residents into the capital’s streets for safety. Source

Indonesia earthquake: Over 50 dead and 700 injured as 5.6 tremor strikes main island of Java

The magnitude 5.6 quake was centered in the Cianjur region in West Java province, 100 km from the capital Jakarta where high-rise buildings were shaken. Source

Crete hit by magnitude 6 earthquake

An earthquake of magnitude 6 struck Crete, Greece, early on Monday, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said. The quake was at a depth of 80 km (49.71 miles), EMSC said. Deadliest earthquakes that occurred in recent years within 300km of Siteía, Greece. 26/06/1926 a M8.0 led to 110 casualties, 23/04/1933 a M6.6 led to 74… […]

Powerful Earthquake Hits Mexico City Overnight, Killing At Least 1

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 struck Mexico early Thursday, causing buildings to sway and leaving at least one person dead in the nation’s capital. The earthquake struck shortly after 1 a.m., just three days after a 7.6-magnitude earthquake shook western and central Mexico, killing two. Advertisement The […]

Powerful earthquake strikes western Mexico on anniversary of two tremors

A 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck western Mexico on Monday, killing at least one person and damaging local infrastructure. It comes on the anniversary of two local tremors in 1985 and 2017, which respectively killed thousands and 350 people. At 13:05 local time (20:05 CEST) the powerful quake hit near the coast on the border region […]

Massive Earthquake Hits Mexico for Third Time on Same Date

People remain in the street after an earthquake in Mexico City on September 19, 2022. Photo by Alfredo ESTRELLA / AFP via Getty. MEXICO CITY — In what feels like a nightmarish repeat, an earthquake once again struck Mexico on Monday—the third time that a quake has hit Mexico on September 19. The 7.4 Richter […]

Strong Earthquake Shakes Mexico’s Pacific Coast

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A magnitude 7.6 earthquake shook Mexico’s central Pacific coast on Monday, killing at least one person and setting off a seismic alarm in the rattled capital on the anniversary of two earlier devastating quakes. There were at least some early reports of damage to buildings from the quake, which hit at […]

Victims rescued in Taiwan after earthquake

A strong earthquake shook much of Taiwan on Sunday, toppling a three-story building, trapping about 400 tourists on a mountainside and derailing part of a passenger train. No serious injuries were reported immediately. The 6.8-magnitude quake was the largest of dozens that have shaken the island’s southeast coast since Saturday night, when a 6.4 quake […]

Victims rescued in Taiwan after earthquake

A strong earthquake shook much of Taiwan on Sunday, toppling a three-story building, trapping about 400 tourists on a mountainside and derailing part of a passenger train. No serious injuries were reported immediately. The 6.8-magnitude quake was the largest of dozens that have shaken the island’s southeast coast since Saturday night, when a 6.4 quake […]

4.1 Richter earthquake shakes up Patra city

An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale registered at approximately 17:10 on Friday near the city of Patras, in the Achaia prefecture, northern Peloponnese. According to the Geodynamic Institute of the Athens National Observatory, the quake’s epicenter was pinpointed in the sea 9km northwest of Kato Achaia. No injuries or damages have been reported […]

Is The New Madrid Seismic Zone about to have a Massive Earthquake?

Is The New Madrid Seismic Zone about to have a Massive Earthquake?Date: September 15, 2022Author: Nwo Report Posted BY: Billy | NwoReportA pair of relatively weak earthquakes rattled portions of northern Arkansas and southeastern Missouri today, where dozens of seismic events have unfolded in recent weeks near the heart of an area known as the […]

China Earthquake Death Toll Rises to 86: State Media

The death toll of an earthquake in southwestern China this week has risen to 86 while another 35 people are still missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported on Thursday. The actual number of casualties from such events may be much higher. The actual number of casualties is difficult to verify, as the Chinese regime routinely suppresses […]

China: Rescue operations continue in Sichuan after earthquake kills dozens

Rescue operations continue in China after a devastating 6.8 magnitude earthquake shook Sichuan province.

At least 65 people killed after earthquake hits southwestern China

Most of the casualties have been reported in the province of Sichuan.

China’s Chengdu Enforces Strict Lockdown Despite Earthquake That Killed Dozens

BEIJING (AP) — Authorities in southwestern China’s Chengdu have maintained strict COVID-19 lockdown measures on the city’s population of 21 million despite a major earthquake that killed at least 65 people in outlying areas. Footage circulating online Tuesday showed workers wearing top-to-bottom protective gear preventing residents of apartment buildings from exiting through locked lobby doors […]

Earthquake Causes Thousands Of Californians To Check Twitter To See If That Was An Earthquake

CALIFORNIA — A 3.9-magnitude earthquake over the weekend caused thousands of Californians to pull up Twitter on their phones and post asking if anyone else felt the earthquake. Unsure if what they felt was an earthquake, Californians rushed to be the first ones to post that they thought they might have felt there was an […]

Earthquake Causes Thousands Of Californians To Check Twitter To See If That Was An Earthquake

CALIFORNIA — A 3.9-magnitude earthquake over the weekend caused thousands of Californians to pull up Twitter on their phones and post asking if anyone else felt the earthquake. Unsure if what they felt was an earthquake, Californians rushed to be the first ones to post that they thought they might have felt there was an […]

Afghanistan Earthquake Kills 8, More Casualties Feared

A map shows the location of the quake of magnitude 5.3 that struck near the eastern city of Jalalabad, in Afghanistan, on Sept. 5, 2022. (USGS/Screenshot via The Epoch Times) KABUL—An earthquake in northeastern Afghanistan killed at least eight people early on Monday, and the toll could rise, the state news agency quoted a regional […]

Afghanistan Earthquake Kills 8, More Casualties Feared

A map shows the location of the quake of magnitude 5.3 that struck near the eastern city of Jalalabad, in Afghanistan, on Sept. 5, 2022. (USGS/Screenshot via The Epoch Times) KABUL—An earthquake in northeastern Afghanistan killed at least eight people early on Monday, and the toll could rise, the state news agency quoted a regional […]

Magnitude 5.8 earthquake strikes Crete, Greece region

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Deadly Earthquake Devastates Afghans Already Reeling From Poverty

“We are basically letting 25 million Afghan people to starve, to die, not to be able to earn their own living if we keep on with this financial blockade.” Source

China Uses Afghanistan Earthquake to Demand U.S. Fund the Taliban

The Global Times, a Chinese government newspaper, demanded in an editorial on Thursday that the United States fund the Taliban jihadist organization by unfreezing Afghan government funds after a 5.9-magnitude earthquake killed over 1,000 people in the country this week.

Devastating Earthquake Strikes Afghanistan As Taliban Struggles To Respond

Hundreds were killed in an earthquake in the southeastern region of Afghanistan early Wednesday, adding to the country’s already-grave economic and humanitarian crisis. Search and rescue operations are underway. The 5.9-magnitude earthquake caused the most damage in the mountainous areas of Khost and Paktika provinces, which are located in Afghanistan’s southeast and border Pakistan. Advertisement […]

Afghanistan Earthquake Kills At Least 1,000 In Eastern Province

The Taliban are still trying to reconstitute government ministries abandoned by staff loyal to its previous Western-backed government, and it was not clear how officials arrived at the casualty tolls reported by Bakhtar. In Kabul, Prime Minister Mohammad Hassan Akhund convened an emergency meeting at the presidential palace to coordinate the relief effort, and Bilal […]

Chilean Mega-Earthquake Left Atacama Deserted for 1,000 Years

One of the most powerful earthquakes in recorded history occurred in the Pacific Ocean just off the coast of Chile approximately 3,800 years ago. This catastrophic seismic event created  Read more Section:  News History & Archaeology History Important Events Read Later 

Indonesia: Several killed after 6.2 magnitude earthquake on Sumatra island

A strong and shallow earthquake off the coast of Indonesia’s Sumatra island has killed seven people and injured another 85. The 6.2 magnitude quake struck on Friday, around 66 kilometres north of the town of Bukittinggi, according to the US Geological Survey. At least four people, including two children, were killed in Pasaman district and […]

VP visits victims of Hormozgan earthquake

TEHRAN – On Monday morning, First Vice President Mohammad Mokhber visited the victims of the Sunday afternoon earthquakes in the southern province of Hormozgan and talked to them in one of the hospitals in Bandar Abbas, the provincial capital. The ministers of health and energy were accompanying the first vice president. The First Vice President […]

Powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake strikes southern Iran

TEHRAN – An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale hit Fin county, southern Hormozgan Province, at 15:37 local time on Sunday. No casualties have been reported so far. The tremor occurred at a depth of 15 kilometers and was also felt in the neighboring province of Kerman as well as Qeshm Island in the Persian Gulf, the […]

Spanish Island Shaken By Strongest Earthquake Since Volcano Erupted

MADRID (AP) — A 4.5-magnitude earthquake shook La Palma in Spain’s Canary Islands in what was the strongest recorded temblor since volcanic eruptions began 26 days ago, authorities said Thursday. The quake was one of around 60 recorded overnight, Spain’s National Geographic Institute said, as the Cumbre Vieja volcano continued to spew fiery rivers of […]

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