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Magnitude 7.3 earthquake hits near coast of Peru, triggering tsunami threat

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:55:00 +0100dailynews-lk (en)

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 has hit off the coast of Peru, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS). It triggered temporary tsunami warnings along the Peruvian coast. The quake struck 42 kilometers (26 miles) south-southwest of Acari at 9:18am GMT on Sunday, the USGS reported. The epicenter of the quake was about 12km deep.

Esmeraldas se prepara para simulacro de tsunami

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:11:00 +0100ecuadorinmediato (es)

Se realizará próximo 31 de enero para conmemorar sismo registrado en Ecuador, en 1906 El gobernador de Esmeraldas, Pablo Hadathy, tras una reunión con Ana Arévalo Villamarín, representante de la Secretaría de Gestión de Riesgo (SGR), manifestó que se prepara todo para el simulacro de tsunami que se realizará en la provincia, el próximo 31 de enero.

British Virgin Islands: Funding approved to re-establish early warning system

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:09:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 – The Cabinet of the Virgin Islands has approved the expenditure of $442,000 to allow for the release of immediate funds to re-establish the National Early Warning System. Governor Augustus Jaspert said the Premier and Members of his Cabinet have met and received an....

Papua New Guinea: Papua New Guinea: Volcanic Activity PNG Disaster Management Team Situation Update No. 6 (as of 15 January 2018)

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:06:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

This update is produced by the PNG Disaster Management Team Secretariat in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers the period from 12 January 2018. The next update will be issued on or around 16 January 2018. Background. Papua New Guinea’s (PNG) Kadovar Island became active on 5 January 2018 with volcanic activity.

France Seeks to Purify French Language, Give it Global Prestige

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:49:00 +0100moroccoworldnews (en)

France Seeks to Purify French Language, Give it Global Prestige. By Tamba François Koundouno. Rabat – That the English language is the lingua franca of our globalized world is undoubtedly unsettling for many people. The idea is that the single-handed dominance of English, and the unprecedented....

Earthquake hits Taiwan

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:46:00 +0100news-am (en)

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.7 occurred in Taiwan on Wednesday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC) reported, RIA Novosti reports. Underground shocks were recorded at 05.59 UTC time, 11 kilometers north from Taipei City. The center of the earthquakes lay at a depth of 140 kilometers.

زلزال بقوة 7.3 يضرب "بيرو"

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:40:00 +0100albawabhnews (ar)

في بيرو، ضرب زالزال بقوة 7.3 جنوب غرب مدين باليو، وحذر المسئولون من احتمال وقوع امواج تسونامية علي الاقليم يبلغ قطرها 300 كم من الزالزال. وقال المسئولون إن خطر تسونامي في المحيط الهادي، خاصة وان امواج تسونامي متوقعان يضرب بعض السواحل في الولايات المتحدة.

Roberto Ochoa Sin alertas ni satélites

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:16:00 +0100larepublica-pe (es)

Roberto Ochoa VER COLUMNAS ANTERIORES El Dr. Hernando Tavera es un científico de prestigio internacional y una autoridad en temas de seísmos. Pero como director del Instituto Geofísico del Perú (IGP) tuvo que interrumpir sus investigaciones para maquillar el papelón de la administración Kuczynski en....

Possible meteor shakes SE Michigan, flash reported in Great Lakes states

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:13:00 +0100fox19 (en)

(RNN) - People in southern Michigan reported a bright light in the night sky, with some reports of shaking buildings. The fireball was seen in the skies, making a loud sound at about 8:15 p.m. Tuesday in the metro Detroit area, according to the The U.S. Geological Survey said the boom from the likely meteor registered a 2.

OCD: Be ready for all types of weather threats

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:11:00 +0100pna (en)

TACLOBAN CITY -- The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in Eastern Visayas is pushing for stronger disaster preparedness for all types of weather disturbances after the tail-end of the cold front this week killed eight persons and displaced thousands in the region.

La Tunisia e il suo paradiso sottomarino tutto da scoprire: flora, fauna e archeologia subacquea

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:58:00 +0100meteoweb (it)

La Tunisia Filomena Fotia , con i suoi 1250 km di costa, è la destinazione ideale per gli amanti del mare, che si ami stare sopra o sotto il pelo dell’acqua. Infatti oltre alla stupefacente offerta di spiagge bianchissime la Tunisia offre ai suoi visitatori un mondo subacqueo incantevole.

SIN ALERTAS NI SATÉLITES

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:40:00 +0100larepublica-pe (es)

El Dr. Hernando Tavera es un científico de prestigio internacional y una autoridad en temas de seísmos. Pero como director del Instituto Geofísico del Perú (IGP) tuvo que interrumpir sus investigaciones para maquillar el papelón de la administración Kuczynski en su tardía reacción luego del terremoto de Caravelí.

FELiz día,LIMA

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:40:00 +0100larepublica-pe (es)

Ahora que Lima cumplirá 483 años de fundada el jueves 18 de enero, es bueno recordar que su paisaje urbano no siempre se caracterizó por las tonalidades de gris de sus edificaciones cubiertas de hollín bajo su cielo panza de burro. "Las viviendas estaban pintadas con una paleta de colores....

Volcano in Papua New Guinea little known, hard to predict

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:39:00 +0100news-yahoo (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — People in Papua New Guinea are being warned that an eruption of a volcano in the South Pacific nation could also cause a local tsunami. The volcano on Kadovar Island has been erupting for more than a week, forcing 700 people to leave that island and 3,000 to be evacuated from nearby Biem Island.

Japão mantém programa de carros a hidrogênio

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:19:00 +0100valor (pt)

O Japão quer transformar a região de Fukushima, devastada por terremoto e tsunami em março de 2011, numa área de usinas solares, eólicas e hídricas. A cereja do bolo será a maior usina de produção de hidrogênio do país e das maiores do mundo. A iniciativa revela a arriscada aposta japonesa de....

”Ystävää tarvitaan, kun sairaus käy päälle kuin tsunami” - Maria Jungner oli Ann Selinin tukihenkilö rintasyövässä

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:30:00 +0100iltalehti (fi)

Maria Jungner on ollut monta kertaa se, jota pyydetään avuksi ja tueksi yllättävän sairauden iskiessä. Maria Jungner oli Ann Selinin kanssa kuulemassa, kun lääkäri kertoi Selinin syövän olevan luonteeltaan aggressiivinen. Maria kirjasi vastaanotolla ylös tiedot, sillä potilas itse oli siihen liian järkyttynyt.

Kommen schwere Erdbeben vom vollen Mond?

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:20:00 +0100diepresse (de)

Wo Erdbeben kommen, weiß man ziemlich genau – überall dort, wo Teile der Erdkruste in Plattentektonik aneinandergeraten –, aber wann sie kommen, das lässt sich nicht vorhersehen, zumindest Seismologen können es nicht. Andere trauen es sich zu: „Wenn der Mond superextrem wird, kommt Chaos: Gewaltige....

Possible meteor shakes SE Michigan, flash reported in Great Lakes states

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:44:00 +0100wbtv (en)

(RNN) - People in southern Michigan reported a bright light in the night sky, with some reports of shaking buildings. The fireball was seen in the skies, making a loud sound at about 8:15 p.m. Tuesday in the metro Detroit area, according to the The U.S. Geological Survey said the boom from the likely meteor registered a 2.

Possible meteor shakes SE Michigan, flash reported in Great Lakes states

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:33:00 +0100wsfa (en)

(RNN) - People in southern Michigan reported a bright light in the night sky, with some reports of shaking buildings. The fireball was seen in the skies, making a loud sound at about 8:15 p.m. Tuesday in the metro Detroit area, according to the The U.S. Geological Survey said the boom from the likely meteor registered a 2.

Possible meteor shakes SE Michigan, flash reported in Great Lakes states

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:24:00 +0100kxxv (en)

(RNN) - People in southern Michigan reported a bright light in the night sky, with some reports of shaking buildings. The fireball was seen in the skies, making a loud sound at about 8:15 p.m. Tuesday in the metro Detroit area, according to the The U.S. Geological Survey said the boom from the likely meteor registered a 2.

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