earthquake

Andaman and Nicobar Islands hit by 5.0 magnitude earthquake

The quake struck at around 2:52 am and was situated at a depth of 10 kilometres, the IMD said.

published on : 25th May 2019

5.8-magnitude quake jolts Andaman and Nicobar islands

The quake, which had its epicentre in the Andaman islands, occurred at 6:09 am, the National Centre for Seismology said.

published on : 22nd May 2019

5.5 magnitude earthquake jolts Japan, no casualties

According to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), the quake occurred at 2:34 am (local time) and occurred at a depth of 30 km.

published on : 15th May 2019

Earthquake in Panama leaves five injured, minor damage

The strong quake struck at a depth of 37 kilometres in the far west of the country near the Costa Rican border, according to the US Geological Survey.

published on : 13th May 2019

Strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake hits southern Japan, no tsunami threat

Japan sits at the junction of four tectonic plates and experiences a number of relatively violent quakes every year.

published on : 10th May 2019

4.2 magnitude earthquake felt in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi 

The tremors were felt at 4.32 am and the epicentre of the earthquake was at a depth of 10 kilometre in northeast of Mandi, Shimla Meteorological Centre Director Manmohan Singh.

published on : 3rd May 2019

Himalayan region unprepared for mega-quake, India yet to learn from past mistakes: Scientists

The government must ensure seismic safety, scientists from all over the country who gathered here last week for a global workshop said.

published on : 23rd April 2019

6.4-magnitude quake hits southern Philippines after same near capital Manila

The quake comes one after another quake that hit near Manila a day before.

published on : 23rd April 2019

Five dead as buildings collapse after 6.3 magnitude Philippines earthquake

Scientists from the US Geological Survey logged its magnitude at 6.3, and said its epicentre was 40 kilometres (25 miles) below the Earth's surface.

published on : 22nd April 2019

Strong 6.1 quake hits Taiwan as buildings shake in Taipei

Local media said the quake had been felt all over the island and a highway connecting Yilan and Hualien was shut down due to falling rocks. 

published on : 18th April 2019

Moderate quake jolts parts of Beijing

The Beijing Earthquake Agency has organised experts to analyse the seismic event, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

published on : 14th April 2019

Magnitude 5.3 earthquake hits Hawaii; no risk of tsunami

The news agency also reports that Captain Cook resident Elizabeth Cano said on Facebook that her whole house shook in the quake.

published on : 14th April 2019

Strong 6.8 quake hits off eastern Indonesia, tsunami warning: USGS

The quake hit off the coast of eastern Sulawesi, on the other side of the island from disaster-hit Palu, where residents still felt the tremor despite being hundreds of kilometres away.

published on : 13th April 2019

5.2 magnitude quake jolts Tonga

There were no reports of any casualties, injuries or damage to property. No tsunami warning has been issued.

published on : 8th April 2019

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake hits near southwest Alaska island

The agency says the earthquake struck a spot 26 miles (42 kilometers) southwest of Aiaktalik island at 7 p.m. Saturday.

published on : 7th April 2019
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