M 5.7 in East Of Kuril Islands on 14 May 2019 20:55 UTC

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Houses damaged in Jilin's 5.1-magnitude quake

Sat, 18 May 2019 19:28:00 +0200azertag (en)

Baku, May 18, AZERTAC As of Saturday noon, 476 people have been affected after a 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted northeast China's Jilin Province, local authorities said, according to Xinhua. Around 167 households were damaged due to the quake in Ningjiang District of the city of Songyuan, among....

California is having an unprecedented earthquake drought. The next big one could come at any moment.

Sat, 18 May 2019 15:11:00 +0200markets-businessinsider (en)

The study, published by the US Geological Survey (USGS) last month, says the earthquake interlude in California over the last 100 years has not occurred at any other time in the last millennium. "It's certainly kept the system holding its breath," Glenn Biasi, a co-author of the new study, told Business Insider.

Houses damaged in Jilin's 5.1-magnitude quake

Sat, 18 May 2019 14:41:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

CHANGCHUN, May 18 (Xinhua) -- As of Saturday noon, 476 people have been affected after a 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted northeast China's Jilin Province, local authorities said. Around 167 households were damaged due to the quake in Ningjiang District of the city of Songyuan, among which 33 households suffered from serious house damages.

Grant County residents shaken by Friday afternoon earthquake

Sat, 18 May 2019 06:55:00 +0200newsok (en)

POND CREEK — Residents of Grant County were rattled by an earthquake Friday afternoon, but no serious damage has been reported. Preliminary information from the U.S. Geological Survey indicates the quake hit just after 3:30 p.m. Friday and was a magnitude 4.4, with the epicenter about 5.8 miles east of Pond Creek.

6.0-magnitude earthquake hits PNG

Sat, 18 May 2019 04:32:00 +0200trendnews-az (en)

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 has struck 12 km south-west of Taron, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, according to U.S. Geological Survey, reports citing Xinhua. The earthquake which occurred at 8:37 am local time was initially determined to be at 4.579 degrees south latitude and 153.

No casualties reported after 5.1-magnitude quake hits Jilin

Sat, 18 May 2019 04:13:00 +0200globaltimes (en)

No casualties have been reported yet after a 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Ningjiang District, Songyuan City of northeast China's Jilin Province, local authorities said Saturday morning. Many people escaped out of houses and went to the streets, as a relatively strong tremor was felt in the city area.

6.0-magnitude earthquake hits PNG: USGS

Sat, 18 May 2019 03:38:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

SYDNEY, May 18 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 has struck 12 km south-west of Taron, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, according to U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake which occurred at 8:37 am local time was initially determined to be at 4.579 degrees south latitude and 153.

No casualties reported after 5.1-magnitude quake hits Jilin

Sat, 18 May 2019 02:50:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- No casualties have been reported yet after a 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Ningjiang District, Songyuan City of northeast China's Jilin Province, local authorities said Saturday morning. Many people escaped out of houses and went to the streets, as a relatively strong tremor was felt in the city area.

5.1-magnitude quake hits Jilin: CENC

Sat, 18 May 2019 02:50:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- A 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Ningjiang District, Songyuan City of northeast China's Jilin Province, at 6:24 a.m. Saturday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC). The epicenter was monitored at 45.3 degrees north latitude and 124.75 degrees east longitude.

1st LD: 6.0-magnitude earthquake hits PNG: USGS

Sat, 18 May 2019 02:28:00 +0200nampa (en)

. Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. SYDNEY, May 18 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 has struck 12 km south-west of Taron, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, according to U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake which occurred at 8:37 am local time was initially determined to be at 4.

Grant County residents shaken by Friday afternoon earthquake

Sat, 18 May 2019 00:05:00 +0200newsok (en)

POND CREEK — Residents of Grant County were rattled by an earthquake Friday afternoon, but no serious damage has been reported. Preliminary information from the U.S. Geological Survey indicates the quake hit just after 3:30 p.m. Friday and was a magnitude 4.4, with the epicenter about 5.8 miles east of Pond Creek.

Two damaging tremors highlight the Philippines coast-to-coast earthquake problem - Temblor.net

Thu, 16 May 2019 21:52:00 +0200manilametro (en)

By Chris Rollins, Ph.D., Michigan State University, and Ross S. Stein, Ph.D., Temblor, Inc. Two deadly and damaging quakes late last month were probably unrelated to each other. Citation: Rollins, C., Stein, R.S., (2019), Two damaging tremors highlight the Philippines’ coast-to-coast earthquake problem, Temblor, http://doi.

Un séisme frappe le Salvador et le Nicaragua

Thu, 16 May 2019 20:00:00 +0200lefigaro (fr)

Un tremblement de terre d'une magnitude supérieure à 6 a été ressenti ce jeudi dans l'est du Salvador et au Nicaragua, rapportent des journalistes de l'agence Reuters. Selon le ministère salvadorien de l'Environnement, une première estimation mesure sa magnitude à 6,2.

Precursors of a catastrophic collapse

Thu, 16 May 2019 17:06:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

On the morning of the 13th of March 1888, the inhabitants of the Finschhafen trading post on the east coast of New Guinea were awakened by a dull rumbling sound. An eyewitness later reported that the water in the port had receded at the same time. A short time later, several two- to three-metre high waves hit the coast.

India's multilateral naval exercises proves its commitment for Act East policy; says Indian envoy

Thu, 16 May 2019 14:08:00 +0200business-standard (en)

India's pr of ound role in conducting wide-ranging multi-lateral and bilateral naval exercises proves its commitment towards the Act East Policy and an inclusive, open and balanced Indo-Pacific region, India's High Commissioner to Jawed Ashraf has said.

4.1-magnitude quake hits Kyllini

Wed, 15 May 2019 19:05:00 +0200kathimerini-en (en)

TAGS: Earthquake A 4.1-magnitude earthquake shook the port town of Kyllini in western Greece on Wednesday. According to the Athens’ Geodynamic Institute, the tremor, whose epicenter was 10 kilometers east of Kyllini, was recorded at a depth of 8 kilometers. No injuries or damages were reported.

Papua New Guinea Assesses Damage From Powerful Earthquake

Wed, 15 May 2019 17:53:00 +0200thediplomat-net (en)

Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Un terremoto de 7,5 sacude Papúa Nueva Guinea y activa alarma de tsunami en partes del Pacífico

Wed, 15 May 2019 13:21:00 +0200acento (es)

EPA El sismo se registró a nada más 10 kilómetros de pr of undidad cerca de la costa de Kokopo. A terremoto de magnitud 7,5 sacudió este martes las costas de Papúa Nueva Guinea activando una alarma de tsunami para partes del Pacífico, informó el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS).

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 11:14:00 +0200emirates247 (en)

A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town with a population of about 26,000, according to the U.

5.5 quake strikes off Japan Island

Wed, 15 May 2019 09:05:00 +0200thefinancialexpress (en)

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 struck off the north-east coast of Japan's southern Amami-Oshima Island, the weather agency of Tokyo said Wednesday. No tsunami warning or advisory has been issued as a result of the offshore quake, Xinhua reported citing the agency.

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