ARTICLES RELATING TO EARTHQUAKES

51 injured as shallow earthquake rocks southern Philippines

2019-07-13 18:23

Fifty-one people have been injured and several homes, churches and other buildings were damaged when an earthquake sent terrified residents of the southern Philippines fleeing their homes before dawn.

California hit by 7.1-magnitude quake, strongest in two decades

2019-07-06 10:25

The quake was 11 times stronger than the previous day's 'foreshock', seen as part of an 'earthquake sequence'.

California rocked by strongest earthquake in two decades

2019-07-05 11:06

Magnitude-6.4 earthquake causes fires, damage to buildings as residents warned of aftershocks.

Strong quake hits Costa Rica-Panama border - USGS

2019-06-26 13:01

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit the Panama-Costa Rica border around midnight, the US Geological Survey said.

China earthquake kills 12, injures 134

2019-06-18 09:24

The toll from a strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake in southwest China rose to 12 dead and 134 injured as rescuers pulled bodies and survivors from wrecked buildings.

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

2019-05-20 06:28

California hasn't experienced a major, ground-rupturing earthquake since 1918. Scientists say this seismological hiatus could end at any moment.

Five killed as powerful earthquake rattles Philippine

2019-04-22 22:34

At least five people were killed when buildings collapsed near Manila after a powerful earthquake set skyscrapers swaying and drove terrified locals into the street.

Did you feel that tremor, Joburg?

2019-03-01 08:01

Residents in the Joburg area have taken to social media in reaction to a tremor that was felt across the city.

6.9-magnitude quake hits Philippines, triggering small tsunami

2018-12-29 09:07

A 6.9-magnitude earthquake has struck off the Philippine island of Mindanao, triggering a tsunami warning.

Earthquake rattles Papua New Guinea, no damage or injuries reported

2018-10-11 10:52

An earthquake has rattled part of Papua New Guinea, but no major damage or injuries have been reported.

 

WATCH: A bigger earthquake hits South California, warnings of more to come

2019-07-06 18:26

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck in South California on Friday evening, with officials warning that there's more to come.

WATCH: California earthquake hits homes and businesses

2019-07-05 16:17

Southern parts of the state were struck by a 6.4 magnitude earthquake, the largest to hit the region in two decades.

WATCH: Aftershock hits during earthquake news conference

2019-07-05 08:21

A strong earthquake has rattled a large swath of Southern California, followed by a swarm of aftershocks including one during a news conference. WATCH NOW.

6.3-magnitude earthquake rocks Indonesia's Papua

2019-06-20 13:43

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has hit Papua, in eastern Indonesia, US seismologists said, but no tsunami warning was issued.

Strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake strikes NE of Tonga: US quake monitor

2019-06-16 07:35

A magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck centred 97 kilometres (60 miles) north-east of Ohonua, on the Pacific island of Tonga, the US Geological Survey reported.

WATCH: Frantic hunt for survivors after deadly Philippine quake

2019-04-23 07:32

Philippine rescuers are scrambling to reach dozens of people feared buried under a building near Manila that collapsed a day earlier in a powerful earthquake, as the death toll climbed to 11. WATCH NOW.

Joburg tremor merely a 'seismic disturbance'

2019-03-01 11:18

People reacted to a light tremor that was felt in Johannesburg in typical Mzansi fashion – with hilarious online jokes and memes.

Indonesian tsunami volcano lost two-thirds of its height

2018-12-29 15:52

The Indonesian volcano which caused a tsunami that killed more than 400 people last week lost more than two-thirds of its height following the eruption which triggered the killer waves.

Quake from Mount Etna volcano jolts Sicily; 10 injured

2018-12-26 12:35

A quake triggered by the Mount Etna volcano has jolted eastern Sicily, slightly injuring 10 people and prompting scared villagers to flee homes

New Indonesia earthquake kills 3 in Java village, rocks Bali

2018-10-11 09:41

An earthquake has collapsed homes on Indonesia's Java island, killing at least three people, and shook the tourist hotspot of Bali, two weeks after a major quake-tsunami disaster in a central region of the archipelago.

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