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Tiembla 69 veces el Anillo del Pacífico y California en riesgo de megaterremoto

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 18:46:00 +0200juventudrebelde (es)

En los días entre el domingo y el martes en la zona del Anillo de Fuego del Pacífico se produjeron 69 temblores , provocando temores de que se aproxime el llamado gran terremoto en la costa oeste de EE.UU., que se calcula podría alcanzar los nueve puntos en la escala Richter.

Terremoto devastador amenaza a California por la reciente actividad sísmica

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 18:25:00 +0200nuevaya (es)

En las últimas 48 horas han ocurrido 70 sismos en el peligroso Anillo de Fuego del océano Pacífico, informaron los científicos. El temblor más reciente tuvo una magnitud de 6,2 y ocurrió a 160 kilómetros de la costa, a la altura del límite entre California y Oregon, en Estados Unidos.

¿Se viene el terremoto en California? Una ola de sismos en el Cinturón de Fuego aviva el miedo al "Big One"

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 17:10:00 +0200clarin (es)

New York Post. Los terremotos han sacudido Indonesia, Bolivia, Venezuela, Japón, Fiji y Vanuatu, entre otros lugares. Este miércoles ha temblado la costa de Oregon con un sismo de magnitud 6,2 que no ha producido víctimas, según informa la cadena CBS. El terremoto de 1906.

Advierten que un terremoto devastador amenaza a California por la reciente actividad sísmica

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 10:30:00 +0200infobae (es)

Los científicos han advertido en varias ocasiones que la actividad en este cinturón que recorre las costas del océano —Oceanía, Asia, América del Norte, Central y del Sur —, cuyo lecho se halla sobre placas tectónicas en fricción, que causan intensa actividad sísmica y En el Cinturón de Fuego, que cubre 40.

BREAKING: Powerful earthquake off US coast

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 12:24:00 +0200dailystar (en)

United States Geological Survey LOCATION: The earthquake was recorded off the coast of Oregon The offshore quake was recorded just under 200 miles west of Bandon, Oregon, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). It was at a depth of about 10 km, according to the USGS website. No immediate tsunami warning has been issued.

Lane strengthens to a Category 5 hurricane, Big Island under hurricane warning

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:49:00 +0200kxxv (en)

Hurricane Lane is expected to pass “dangerously close” to the Hawaiian islands this week, bringing the threat of heavy rainfall, powerful winds and dangerously large surf. More >> Hurricane Lane is expected to pass “dangerously close” to the Hawaiian islands this week, bringing the threat of heavy....

Lane strengthens to a Category 5 hurricane, Big Island under hurricane warning

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:36:00 +0200wbtv (en)

Hurricane Lane is expected to pass “dangerously close” to the Hawaiian islands this week, bringing the threat of heavy rainfall, powerful winds and dangerously large surf. More >> Hurricane Lane is expected to pass “dangerously close” to the Hawaiian islands this week, bringing the threat of heavy....

Lane strengthens to a Category 5 hurricane, Big Island under hurricane warning

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:12:00 +0200live5news (en)

Hurricane Lane is expected to pass “dangerously close” to the Hawaiian islands this week, bringing the threat of heavy rainfall, powerful winds and dangerously large surf. More >> Hurricane Lane is expected to pass “dangerously close” to the Hawaiian islands this week, bringing the threat of heavy....

Earthquake WARNING: Ring of Fire unrest could lead to BIG ONE in California

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:32:00 +0200express (en)

The Ring of Fire is the largest and most active fault line in the world, stretching from New Zealand, all around the east coast of Asia, over to Canada and the USA and all the way down to the southern tip of South America and causes more than 90 percent of the world’s earthquakes.

Strong, deep undersea quake shakes Fiji; no damage expected

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:39:00 +0200fox19 (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A deep, undersea earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.2 has struck Fiji and small tsunami waves have been observed but no damage reported. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake hit at a depth of 560 kilometers (348 miles) and was located 280 kilometers (174 miles) northeast of Fiji's Ndoi Island.

Magnitude 8.2 quake strikes in the Pacific, no damage expected: USGS

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 05:55:00 +0200clickittefaq (en)

A massive quake of magnitude 8.2 struck in the Pacific Ocean close to Fiji and Tonga on Sunday but it was very deep and did not trigger a tsunami, the US Geological Survey and US Tsunami Warning Center said. The quake was 347.7 miles (559.57 km) below the Earth which would have dampened the shaking at the surface.

Informe de incidencias: Incendio consume vivienda y causa daños en otra

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 05:23:00 +0200elpueblopresidente (es)

A las 10:40 de la mañana de este domingo ocurrió un incendio en dos viviendas ubicads en el Barrio Georgino Andrade. Una de las viviendas se quemó totalmente y la otra sufrió daños en el techo. Los bomberos controlaron el incendio a las 11:10 am evitando que el fuego se propagara.

8.2-magnitude quake strikes off Fiji

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 05:22:00 +0200greaterkashmir (en)

. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said based on the data available, a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami was not expected, and there was no threat to Hawaii. Indo-Asian News Service Suva, Publish Date: Aug 19 2018 10:05AM | Updated Date: Aug 19 2018 10:05AM Representational Image A massive earthquake measuring 8.

Magnitude 8.2 earthquake causes shake in Tonga

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 04:56:00 +0200rnzi (en)

Today's massive magnitude 8.2 earthquake was so deep it didn't cause any serious damage in Fiji or Tonga. People in Tonga are reporting only minor damage, while the earthquake was widely felt in Fiji, but there are no reports of damage. The epicentre was 270km east of Levuka in Fiji and 443km west of Neiafu in Tonga and hit just before 1pm.

Informe de incidencias: Incendio consume vivienda y causa daños en otra

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 04:50:00 +0200el19digital (es)

A las 10:40 de la mañana de este domingo ocurrió un incendio en dos viviendas ubicads en el Barrio Georgino Andrade. Una de las viviendas se quemó totalmente y la otra sufrió daños en el techo. Los bomberos controlaron el incendio a las 11:10 am evitando que el fuego se propagara.

Informe de incidencias: Incendio consume vivienda y causa daños en otra

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 02:54:00 +0200presidencia-NI (es)

A las 10:40 de la mañana de este domingo ocurrió un incendio en dos viviendas ubicads en el Barrio Georgino Andrade. Una de las viviendas se quemó totalmente y la otra sufrió daños en el techo. Los bomberos controlaron el incendio a las 11:10 am evitando que el fuego se propagara.

Powerful magnitude 8.2 earthquakes strikes near Fiji, no tsunami triggered

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 02:26:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

A powerful 8.2 magnitude earthquake occurred in the Pacific Ocean near the islands of Fiji and Tonga on Sunday morning local time, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). (Image via USGS) The powerful tremor struck off Ndoi Island , Fiji. However there is no tsunami threat from the earthquake because it was too deep.

Major earthquakes strike near Fiji and in Indonesia’s Lombok island

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:16:00 +0200fox2now (en)

. Earthquakes struck near two popular vacation destinations Sunday, one rattling the South Pacific islands of Fiji and Tonga, and another striking Indonesia’s Lombok. The quake roughly 200 miles off both Fiji and Tonga measured a massive 8.2-magnitude but was hundreds of miles deep. The Lombok quake was 6.

No tsunami following earthquake

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:03:00 +0200samoaobserver (en)

A 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck the Fiji Islands region yesterday afternoon with the Samoa Government’s meteorology division later advising there is no tsunami threat. The earthquake at 1:19pm (Samoan local time) occurred at a depth of 559 kilometers and a distance of approximately 825 kilometers south west of Apia.

'Ghost quakes': The ghost chips of earthquakes 19 minutes ago If you've received an earthquake notification, this may be why.

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 22:57:00 +0200newshub (en)

"Some 'ghost quakes' (not real) have been [generated] by our auto-location system 30mins ago," GeoNet said on Twitter on Sunday. "The real quake was VERY deep (560km) magnitude 8.2, 281 km from Fiji , the location & depth means it won't have caused damage, these deep quakes don't cause tsunami.

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