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Southern California residents uploaded footage of the quake shaking water out the sides of their backyard pools.
The Philippines was struck by a powerful 6.1 earthquake on Monday, followed by several aftershocks that were felt in the capital city of Manila.
A strong earthquake has jolted southern Mexico, rattling nerves and swaying tall buildings hundreds of miles away in the capital, but there are no reports of serious damage, injuries or deaths
Several buildings in Anchorage, Alaska were badly shaken by an earthquake with officials describing a quake registering a magnitude of 7.0.
Shrieking with delight, Indonesian kids in disaster-struck Palu rush to cuddle a giant Winnie the Pooh, his horseplay and goofy smiles drawing big smiles in a park surrounded with rubble.
Nearly 2 000 bodies have been recovered from Palu since an earthquake and tsunami struck the Indonesian city, an official has said, warning the number would rise with thousands still missing.
Many children have been separated from their families and are "in shock and traumatised" following Indonesia's devastating quake-tsunami, aid workers said, as much-needed supplies trickled in to shattered communities.
Indonesian volunteers began burying bodies in a mass grave with space for more than a thousand people, victims of a quake-tsunami that devastated swathes of Sulawesi and left authorities struggling to deal with the sheer scale of the disaster.
Indonesia was rocked by a powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake, with the national disaster agency saying that "many" buildings had collapsed in the aftermath of the huge tremor.
Alaska's North Slope was hit by the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in the region, the state's seismologist says.
"Yeah, we definitely have another earthquake going on."
The Philippines was struck by a 6.3 magnitude earthquake that shook buildings and prompted the evacuation of thousands onto the streets of Manila.
A powerful magnitude 7.5 earthquake has struck in the ocean near the Pacific nation of New Caledonia, prompting authorities to warn of a tsunami threat to nearby islands.
A 5.7-magnitude earthquake struck off the western coast of Taiwan, the US Geological Survey said, and was felt hundreds of kilometres away in Hong Kong.
Indonesia sends children back to school ten days after a quake and tsunami devastated the city of Palu. Students are pitching in to help clean up their classrooms and also providing a vital headcount for officials still trying to tally the loss of life.
Here are the latest figures highlighting the scale of devastation wrought by Indonesia's earthquake and tsunami disaster:
Air traffic controller Anthonius Gunawan Agung was on duty near Palu, Indonesia, and refused to leave the control tower until a plane was airborne. The tower then collapsed underneath him, leaving him with fatal injuries. He is being hailed as a hero
At least 48 people have been killed in Indonesia after a major earthquake and tsunami devastated the island of Sulawesi.
Rescuers are rushing to unearth survivors and restore power after a powerful earthquake jolted Japan's northernmost main island of Hokkaido.
The death toll from the earthquake that rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok a week ago has passed 430 and the government is estimating economic losses of least several hundred million dollars.
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