ARTICLES RELATING TO EARTHQUAKES

6.2-magnitude earthquake hits Papua New Guinea - USGS

2020-02-09 10:55

A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has struck Papua New Guinea, the US Geological Survey has said, but no tsunami warning has immediately been issued.

6.8 magnitude quake hits eastern Turkey: disaster agency

2020-01-24 21:14

An earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale has hit eastern Turkey, a Turkish government agency says, with no immediate reports of casualties.

Albania earthquake: More than 20 dead as search for survivors continues

2019-11-27 12:11

Albanian rescuers have searched rubble through the night looking for survivors trapped in buildings that toppled in the strongest earthquake to hit the country in decades, with more than 20 dead and hundreds injured.

EXPLAINED: So, there was an earth tremor in KZN, but what exactly happened?

2019-11-01 18:27

The KwaZulu-Natal coastline was hit by a jarring earth tremor, taking everyone in the province by surprise.

An earthquake has hit south of San Francisco

2019-10-05 19:22

California has not experienced a major earthquake in around 25 years, which means a massive quake could be yet to come.

5.9-magnitude quake jolts Taiwan

2019-08-08 18:12

A 5.9-magnitude earthquake has rattled Taiwan, the US Geological Survey says, disrupting traffic and causing power outages although there were no immediate reports of casualties.

Earthquake shakes Athens

2019-07-28 21:25

An earthquake has jolted Athens although there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

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.

 

Major 7.7 magnitude quake hits Caribbean off Jamaica: USGS

2020-01-28 22:42

A major 7.7 magnitude quake has struck in the Caribbean northwest of Jamaica, the US Geological Survey says, raising the risk of tsunami waves in the region.

A network of cables at the bottom of the ocean is helping scientists detect earthquakes

2019-11-29 18:08

The cables detected a new fault system near the San Andreas Fault, which runs along the California coast.

LATEST | 5 killed, 120 injured in Iran earthquake

2019-11-08 09:29

A night-time earthquake in northwestern Iran has killed five people and injured 120, according to early reports on state television.

Earth tremor felt on KZN coastline

2019-10-31 14:27

An earth tremor has been felt on the KwaZulu-Natal coastline, taking residents from as far as Ballito to Port Shepstone by surprise.

WATCH | People flee in panic as earthquake kills 20 on Indonesian island

2019-09-26 17:15

A strong earthquake killed at least three people and damaged a bridge, hospital and other buildings on one of Indonesia's less populated islands.

Tsunami warning as strong earthquake hits off Indonesia coast

2019-08-02 15:17

A powerful earthquake has struck off Indonesia's Java island, prompting a tsunami warning for a neighbouring area, the country's geophysics agency said.

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.

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