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Quake was region's biggest in half a year 1 hour ago

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 03:42:00 +0200newstalkzb (en)

As at this morning, nearly 8000 people reported feeling (denoted in colours) last night's 9.10pm quake, which struck about 10km east of Christchurch at a depth of 12km. Image / GeoNet. A magnitude 4.0 earthquake that rattled Christchurch last night was the largest registered around the city in half a year.

Christchurch 4.0 quake was region's biggest in half a year

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 02:47:00 +0200nzherald (en)

"We do know that the epicentre was approximately 5km of fshore." The last local quake of that size - another 4.0 - was recorded 5km south of Christchurch just after midnight on January 20. But Naguit expected it was likely linked to the long-running earthquake sequence that was triggered by the 2010 7.

Huge 6.2 magnitude earthquake strikes off Yemen coast

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 06:40:00 +0200dailystar (en)

USGS QUAKE: The 6.2 magnitude earthquake has hit of f the coast of Yemen There were no immediate reports of any damage or casualties. The quake struck 130 miles north-west of Socotra island in the Gulf of Aden. No tsunami warning was issued. Earthquakes have struck terror into the heart of mankind since the dawn of time.

Alpine Fault not impacted by quake

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 05:52:00 +0200newstalkzb (en)

Early indications are the 7.5 earthquake near Hanmer Springs has not had a significant impact on the Alpine Fault, which runs up the spine of the West Coast and is overdue for a major rupture. Geonet duty seismologist Anna Kaiser said the epicentre was possibly just south of the Hope Fault, but it did look like "something else was going on".

Permalink to On drawing the line

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 20:46:00 +0200sundaytimes (en)

Sujith Rathnayake was busy creating a new body of works for his exhibition entitled ‘One Continuous Line’ when I met him in his rustic studio, amidst rubber estates and farmsteads in the heart of Athurugiriya. He brought out work after work of figurative line drawings, reductivist pieces....

Cyber expansion could trigger student growth for North Augusta

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 17:46:00 +0200aikenstandard (en)

Computer security operations coming to Augusta and Fort Gordon could create a “cyber tsunami,” and North Augusta of ficials have said that high-tech wave could bring unprecedented growth – and families with school-age children – to their city in the next few years. In 2013, the Pentagon announced the U.

Magnitude 4.3 quake shakes northeastern Taiwan

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 15:30:00 +0200focustaiwan (en)

Taipei, July 14 (CNA) A magnitude 4.3 earthquake struck northeastern Taiwan at 7:46 p.m. Saturday, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). No damage or casualties were immediately reported. The epicenter of the earthquake was located about 18.8 kilometers south of Yilan County Hall at a depth of 70.

Strong Quake Shakes Vanuatu in South Pacific

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 05:43:00 +0200laht (en)

BANGKOK – A magnitude-6.4 earthquake shook on Friday southern Vanuatu, situated in the South Pacific, although no casualties have been reported yet. The United States Geological Survey, which records seismic activities around the world, said the hypocenter was located at a depth of 169 kilometers (105 miles).

You couldn’t see it or feel it, but Vancouver Island just moved away from the coast

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 20:29:00 +0200cknw (en)

You might not have noticed it, but over the last few months Victoria moved a little farther away from Vancouver. The south portion of Vancouver Island has shifted about five millimetres — about the width of a pencil — westward, thanks to recent seismic activity.

You couldn’t see it or feel it, but Vancouver Island just moved away from the coast

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 20:10:00 +0200globalnews (en)

You might not have noticed it, but over the last few months Victoria moved a little farther away from Vancouver. The south portion of Vancouver Island has shifted about five millimetres — about the width of a pencil — westward, thanks to recent seismic activity.

Bengaluru seismologist gets national award

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:36:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

BENGALURU: The Ministry of Earth Sciences has conferred the first National Award for Women Scientist for ‘Ocean Sciences and Technology’ and ‘Atmospheric Sciences Technology’ to Prof Kusala Rajendran of the Indian Institute of Science (IISc). The award will be presented on July 27, in New Delhi.

Terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacudió el sur de Vanuatu

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:01:00 +0200radiomundial (es)

Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacudió el sur de Vanuatu , en el Pacífico meridional, sin que las autoridades hayan informado de daños o víctimas o se haya emitido una alerta por tsunami. El Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS), que registra la actividad sísmica en todo el mundo, situó el....

Lo que un sismo desenterró: hallan parte de un templo azteca dentro de pirámide en México

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:22:00 +0200biobiochile (es)

La devastación causada por el terremoto ocurrido en México en septiémbre de 2017, fue de las más significativas en la historia telúrica de ese país. Sin embargo, en términos de historia arqueológica, la situación fue muy diferente. 85 kilómetros al sur de la ciudad de México, el sismo de 7.

En el Pacífico meridional Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacude el sur de Vanuatu, en el Pacífico Sur

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:20:00 +0200ondacero (es)

Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 ha sacudido el sur de Vanuatu, en el Pacífico meridional, sin que las autoridades hayan informado de daños o víctimas o se haya emitido una alerta por tsunami. EFE | Madrid | Actualizado el 13/07/2018 a las 12:57 horas. El Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS),....

VANUATU EARTHQUAKE - 6.4 Magnitude earthquake hits Vanuatu in South Pacific

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 13:33:00 +0200efe (en)

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake Friday shook southern Vanuatu, situated in the South Pacific, although no casualties have been reported yet. The United States Geological Survey, which records seismic activities around the world, said the hypocenter was located at a depth of 169 kilometers (105 miles).

13 Julai 2018- Gempa Bumi Kuat di Kepulauan Vanuatu pada 13 Julai 2018 jam 5.46 petang

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 13:05:00 +0200met-my (en)

JMM/POCGN(O)/BK-24A Ruj :JMM.APL15/756/33/07 Jld.15(15) SIARAN MEDIA Gempa Bumi Kuat di Kepulauan Vanuatu Gempa bumi kuat bermagnitud 6.2 pada skala Richter telah berlaku di Vanuatu Islands pada 05:46 petang 13 Julai 2018. Pusat gempa bumi terletak di 18.9° Selatan dan 169.1° Timur, 865 km Barat Daya dari Nadi, Kepulauan Fiji.

Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacudió el sur de Vanuatu: se desconoce si hay víctimas

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 13:03:00 +0200noticias24 (es)

(Caracas, 13 de julio – Noticias24).- Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacudió hoy el sur de Vanuatu, en el Pacífico meridional, sin que las autoridades hayan informado de daños o víctimas o se haya emitido una alerta por tsunami. El Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS), que registra la....

Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacude el sur de Vanuatu, en el Pacífico Sur

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:58:00 +0200elnuevodiario-DO (es)

EL NUEVO DIARIO, BANGKOK.- Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacudió hoy el sur de Vanuatu, en el Pacífico meridional, sin que las autoridades hayan informado de daños o víctimas o se haya emitido una alerta por tsunami. El Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS), que registra la actividad sísmica en....

Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacude el sur de Vanuatu, en el Pac�fico Sur

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:45:00 +0200DiarioVasco (es)

(corrige le fecha) Bangkok, 13 jul (EFE).- Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacudi� hoy el sur de Vanuatu, en el Pac�fico meridional, sin que las autoridades hayan informado de da�os o v�ctimas o se haya emitido una alerta por tsunami. El Servicio Geol�gico de Estados Unidos (USGS), que registra la....

Earthquake reveals ancient temple in Mexico

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:18:00 +0200thefinancialexpress (en)

Archaeologists scanning a Mexican pyramid for damage following September's devastating earthquake have uncovered traces of an ancient temple. The temple is nestled inside the Teopanzolco pyramid in Morelos state, 70km (43 miles) south of Mexico City. It is thought to date back to 1150 and to belong....

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