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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 3.4 – 29km N of Dorado, Puerto Rico

Time
2017-07-27 06:05:05 UTC
2017-07-27 02:05:05 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.723°N 66.245°W
Depth
57.00 km (35.42 mi)

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 6:22 am

M 3.1 – 85km NW of Skagway, Alaska

Time
2017-07-27 04:17:49 UTC
2017-07-26 20:17:49 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.881°N 136.585°W
Depth
0.00 km (0.00 mi)

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 4:24 am

M 3.3 – 1km E of Angwin, California

DYFI? – III

Time
2017-07-27 01:36:22 UTC
2017-07-26 17:36:22 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
38.575°N 122.433°W
Depth
-0.02 km (-0.01 mi)

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 6:22 am

M 4.6 – 49km W of Madang, Papua New Guinea

Time
2017-07-27 00:01:31 UTC
2017-07-27 10:01:31 +10:00 at epicenter
Location
5.176°S 145.354°E
Depth
90.83 km (56.44 mi)

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 12:23 am

M 2.7 – 7km ENE of Pahala, Hawaii

Time
2017-07-26 23:55:42 UTC
2017-07-26 13:55:42 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
19.225°N 155.415°W
Depth
32.99 km (20.50 mi)

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 12:01 am

M 4.5 – 22km N of Vik, Iceland

Time
2017-07-26 22:18:16 UTC
2017-07-26 22:18:16 +00:00 at epicenter
Location
63.622°N 18.987°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 11:22 pm

M 3.1 – 111km SE of Chirikof Island, Alaska

Time
2017-07-26 21:31:59 UTC
2017-07-26 11:31:59 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
55.123°N 154.362°W
Depth
9.90 km (6.15 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:42 pm

M 4.3 – 100km S of Putre, Chile

Time
2017-07-26 21:12:04 UTC
2017-07-26 17:12:04 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.102°S 69.462°W
Depth
116.06 km (72.12 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:54 pm

M 5.1 – 77km WSW of Contamana, Peru

DYFI? – III

Time
2017-07-26 20:59:52 UTC
2017-07-26 15:59:52 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
7.537°S 75.686°W
Depth
31.83 km (19.78 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:37 pm

M 3.6 – 13km WNW of Calipatria, CA

ShakeMap – V DYFI? – II

Time
2017-07-26 19:43:57 UTC
2017-07-26 11:43:57 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
33.165°N 115.646°W
Depth
3.28 km (2.04 mi)

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 5:46 am

M 4.4 – 52km NNW of Labuhankananga, Indonesia

Time
2017-07-26 19:22:06 UTC
2017-07-27 03:22:06 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
7.741°S 117.510°E
Depth
281.52 km (174.93 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:06 pm

M 3.3 – 13km WNW of Calipatria, CA

Time
2017-07-26 19:08:42 UTC
2017-07-26 11:08:42 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
33.167°N 115.645°W
Depth
3.21 km (1.99 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:27 pm

M 2.7 – 13km WNW of Calipatria, CA

Time
2017-07-26 19:03:36 UTC
2017-07-26 11:03:36 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
33.167°N 115.645°W
Depth
2.98 km (1.85 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:38 pm

M 4.3 – 8km N of Iquique, Chile

Time
2017-07-26 18:04:41 UTC
2017-07-26 14:04:41 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
20.144°S 70.144°W
Depth
41.04 km (25.50 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 8:46 pm

M 4.6 – South of the Fiji Islands

Time
2017-07-26 17:39:46 UTC
2017-07-26 05:39:46 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
23.692°S 179.729°W
Depth
513.54 km (319.10 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 7:24 pm

M 2.8 – 6km NE of Gerber, California

DYFI? – II

Time
2017-07-26 16:43:34 UTC
2017-07-26 08:43:34 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
40.094°N 122.092°W
Depth
76.93 km (47.80 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 11:18 pm

M 2.5 – 38km SSE of Pahala, Hawaii

Time
2017-07-26 16:08:50 UTC
2017-07-26 06:08:50 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
18.909°N 155.284°W
Depth
11.90 km (7.39 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 4:14 pm

M 2.6 – 24km SE of Mammoth Lakes, California

DYFI? – III

Time
2017-07-26 15:31:02 UTC
2017-07-26 07:31:02 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
37.467°N 118.820°W
Depth
1.69 km (1.05 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 7:40 pm

M 2.9 – 18km SE of Mammoth Lakes, California

DYFI? – II

Time
2017-07-26 14:26:48 UTC
2017-07-26 06:26:48 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
37.530°N 118.825°W
Depth
1.84 km (1.14 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 6:16 pm

M 2.7 – 8km NE of Aguanga, CA

DYFI? – III

Time
2017-07-26 12:13:13 UTC
2017-07-26 04:13:13 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
33.482°N 116.800°W
Depth
2.99 km (1.86 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 5:31 pm

M 4.6 – 93km NW of San Jose de Jachal, Argentina

Time
2017-07-26 11:53:28 UTC
2017-07-26 08:53:28 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
29.545°S 69.287°W
Depth
111.87 km (69.51 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 12:19 pm

M 2.7 – 4km NNE of Stroud, Oklahoma

DYFI? – IV

Time
2017-07-26 11:21:17 UTC
2017-07-26 05:21:17 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
35.789°N 96.647°W
Depth
5.60 km (3.48 mi)

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 3:04 am

M 3.3 – 113km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska

Time
2017-07-26 10:45:30 UTC
2017-07-26 01:45:30 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
57.667°N 155.857°W
Depth
92.10 km (57.23 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 4:14 pm

M 5.9 – 174km SSE of Naze, Japan

PAGER – GREEN ShakeMap – III DYFI? – III

Time
2017-07-26 10:32:57 UTC
2017-07-26 19:32:57 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
26.920°N 130.190°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 3:28 pm

M 5.1 – 98km ESE of Antofagasta, Chile

DYFI? – III

Time
2017-07-26 10:11:02 UTC
2017-07-26 06:11:02 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
24.020°S 69.523°W
Depth
75.69 km (47.03 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:57 pm

M 3.1 – 72km SE of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic

Time
2017-07-26 10:08:06 UTC
2017-07-26 05:08:06 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
17.998°N 68.045°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 3:24 pm

M 5.1 – 36km NNE of Sidomulyo, Indonesia

Time
2017-07-26 10:06:23 UTC
2017-07-26 18:06:23 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
0.974°N 122.694°E
Depth
403.92 km (250.98 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 10:21 am

M 2.6 – 18km SE of Volcano, Hawaii

DYFI? – II

Time
2017-07-26 07:47:41 UTC
2017-07-25 21:47:41 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
19.323°N 155.108°W
Depth
6.42 km (3.99 mi)

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 11:01 am

Earthquake – Google News

PREPARED FOR THE BIG ONE? | Local state senator leads charge in earthquake readiness – Ventura County Reporter


Ventura County Reporter

PREPARED FOR THE BIG ONE? | Local state senator leads charge in earthquake readiness
Ventura County Reporter
Not if, but when. That's the consensus around the potential for an earthquake of mega proportions hitting California within the next three decades. The Joint Legislative Committee on Emergency Management, of which state Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson …

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 4:07 am

Do you have earthquake insurance for your home? – KING5.com


KING5.com

Do you have earthquake insurance for your home?
KING5.com
If you get the feeling there are a lot of questions surrounding earthquake insurance, you would be correct. According to the state Insurance Commissioner, some companies like State Farm, the state's largest earthquake insurer, offer their own quake

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 3:15 am

Q5: Earthquake – Staying safe – Leavenworth Times


Leavenworth Times

Q5: Earthquake – Staying safe
Leavenworth Times
To determine whether particular clusters of earthquakes were natural or induced, the USGS relied on published literature and discussions with state officials and the scientific and earthquake engineering community. Scientists looked at factors such as …

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 3:03 am

Earthquake measuring 4.5 at Katla, Iceland’s most powerful volcano – Iceland Monitor


Iceland Monitor

Earthquake measuring 4.5 at Katla, Iceland's most powerful volcano
Iceland Monitor
To top of today's series of earthquakes, a quake measuring 4.5 occurred at the mother of all volcanoes in Iceland, Katla tonight at around 10.30 pm. Another earthquake measuring 3.2 occurred a little later. Both eruptions were felt in nearby areas. A

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 1:17 am

San Juan, Argentina earthquake a reminder of the region’s devastating seismic history – temblor


temblor

San Juan, Argentina earthquake a reminder of the region's devastating seismic history
temblor
Last night, at 11:18 p.m. local time, a M=4.8 earthquake struck the city of San Juan Argentina, which is home to over 110,000 people. Fortunately, shaking was not strong enough to cause any reported damage in the capital of this western Argentinian

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 6:26 pm

Looking Back At The Most Powerful Earthquake Ever To Strike North America – New England Public Radio


Looking Back At The Most Powerful Earthquake Ever To Strike North America
New England Public Radio
It was the beginning of the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in North America. It altered the landscape of some parts of the state and killed 131 people, some as far away as California, as the quake generated deadly tidal waves. Our guest, New

and more »

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 6:11 pm

Looking Back At The Most Powerful Earthquake Ever To Strike North … – NPR


Looking Back At The Most Powerful Earthquake Ever To Strike North …
NPR
Science writer Henry Fountain says the deadly quake that shook Alaska in 1964 was so loud some thought it was the beginning of World War III. His new book is …

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Posted on 26 July 2017 | 5:46 pm

Venice Film Festival Adds ‘Casa D’Altri’ Doc About 2016 Earthquake In Amatrice – Deadline


Deadline

Venice Film Festival Adds 'Casa D'Altri' Doc About 2016 Earthquake In Amatrice
Deadline
Just as last year's Venice Film Festival was about to get underway, a devastating earthquake hit 85 miles east of Rome. That led to the fest cancelling its traditional opening night gala dinner and reception in solidarity with the communities struck

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 4:10 pm

‘Strong’ 6.1-magnitude earthquake strikes off Japan coast – Daily Star


Daily Star

'Strong' 6.1-magnitude earthquake strikes off Japan coast
Daily Star
An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck in the Pacific Ocean, off the coast of Japan, this morning. The shaker – which is classed as "strong" – was near the island of Okinawa, which has a population of more than 1.4million. Almost 16,000 people were
Earthquake strikes off Japan's Okinawa – US geological surveyEyewitness News
Japan was rocked by a powerful earthquakewww.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

all 6 news articles »

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 11:55 am

Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 strikes off Japan’s Okinawa: USGS – Reuters


Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 strikes off Japan's Okinawa: USGS
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) – An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck off Japan's island of Okinawa on Wednesday, the United States Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries in the quake, which hit at a depth of 33 km (21 …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 11:05 am

Earthquake – BingNews

Earthquake Report

Distance From 6.9 km ( 4.3 mi) E ( 79. azimuth) from Entiat, WA 20.8 km ( 12.9 mi) SSW ( 206. azimuth) from Chelan, WA 31.4 km ( 19.5 mi) NNE ( 26. azimuth) from Wenatchee, Wa Date and Time when the earthquake rupture initiated. Large earthquake ruptures …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 11:23 pm

Light earthquake 4.5 mag, 57 km WNW of Babakantonggoh, Indonesia

A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 57 kilometers (35 miles) from Babakantonggoh in Indonesia. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/06/17 / 2017-06-28 10:41:35 / June 28, 2017 @ 10:41 am. Exact location of event, depth …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 10:27 pm

Looking Back At The Most Powerful Earthquake Ever To Strike North America

This is FRESH AIR. I’m Terry Gross. On a Friday afternoon in 1964, the mayor of Anchorage, Alaska, noticed something peculiar. A raven was trying to land on a light pole that was swaying so violently that the bird couldn’t take hold. It was the beginning …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 10:17 pm

Do you have earthquake insurance for your home?

Now that you’ve considered your plan to stock up enough food and supplies to be on your own for two weeks following a major earthquake, what about your home? Do you have earthquake insurance? If you’re like most homeowners, you probably don’t.

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 8:57 pm

This animated map shows every single earthquake in the past 15 years

This animated map created from the NOAA, NWS, and PTWC shows every recorded earthquake in chronological order from January 1, 2001 to December 31, 2015. The size of the circle shows the magnitude of the earthquakes in relation to each other. The color …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 2:47 pm

Minor earthquake felt in some parishes

A minor earthquake was felt in sections of Jamaica on Tuesday night. The Earthquake Unit says reports were received from Clarendon and St. Andrew. The earthquake was felt at 9:52 p.m. It had a magnitude of 3.1 and a focal depth of ten kilometres.

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 2:44 pm

708 Bungalows In Lutyens Zone Unsafe In Event Of Earthquake: Government

New Delhi: As many as 708 government bungalows in the posh Lutyens Bungalow Zone (LBZ) are considered unsafe in the event of an earthquake, the Lok Sabha was informed today. According to an assessment made by the Central Public Works Department, these …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 1:14 pm

Venice Film Festival Adds ‘Casa D’Altri’ Doc About 2016 Earthquake In Amatrice

The film, by veteran Italian helmer Gianni Amelio, was shot in Amatrice — the town that was chiefly impacted. It will be screened in the Lido’s Sala Giardino on the second night of this year’s festival. Venice says it is intended to be “an …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:10 am

Earthquake 6.6R caused soil deformation in Kos, subsidence and uplift in Kara Ada

The powerful earthquake that stroke with a magnitude of 6.6 R caused distortions of the geological morphology on the island of Kos and the small Kara Ada islet outside the port of Bodrum in Turkey. Experts from the Remote Sensing Research Team of Harokopio …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 8:30 am

Earthquake in Capital Area

An earthquake of magnitude 4 shook Southwest Iceland at 11:40 am today, RÚV reports. It was measured at five km below the surface. Although the quake was felt in downtown Reykjavík, however, it was actually part of a wave of seismic activity that …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 6:05 am

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