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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 5.7 – 175km WNW of Pangai, Tonga

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-05-24 14:39:02 UTC
2015-05-24 02:39:02 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
19.328°S 175.945°W
Depth
35.00 km (21.75 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 6:56 pm

M 4.8 – 166km NNW of Nuku`alofa, Tonga

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-05-24 18:10:38 UTC
2015-05-24 06:10:38 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
19.807°S 175.957°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 6:40 pm

M 3.6 – 51km WNW of Currant, Nevada

ShakeMap – III DYFI? – II

Time
2015-05-24 17:06:02 UTC
2015-05-24 10:06:02 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
38.973°N 116.063°W
Depth
0.00 km (0.00 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 6:21 pm

M 2.6 – 3km S of Sultan, Washington

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-05-24 09:21:34 UTC
2015-05-24 02:21:34 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
47.836°N 121.823°W
Depth
20.28 km (12.60 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 6:21 pm

M 2.9 – 21km ESE of Alamo, Nevada

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-05-24 17:15:24 UTC
2015-05-24 10:15:24 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
37.313°N 114.928°W
Depth
0.00 km (0.00 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 5:44 pm

M 4.9 – 167km ENE of Iquique, Chile

Time
2015-05-24 09:38:04 UTC
2015-05-24 05:38:04 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.610°S 68.683°W
Depth
132.48 km (82.32 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 5:40 pm

M 3.1 – 46km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

Time
2015-05-24 08:54:57 UTC
2015-05-24 04:54:57 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.755°N 64.880°W
Depth
40.00 km (24.85 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 4:58 pm

M 2.5 – 9km WNW of Rincon, Puerto Rico

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-05-24 16:10:35 UTC
2015-05-24 12:10:35 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.362°N 67.334°W
Depth
3.00 km (1.86 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 4:45 pm

M 6.3 – Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Time
2015-05-24 04:53:22 UTC
2015-05-24 03:53:22 -01:00 at epicenter
Location
16.830°S 14.186°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 3:31 pm

M 3.0 – 15km SSE of Ridgemark, California

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-05-24 05:12:50 UTC
2015-05-23 22:12:50 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
36.685°N 121.309°W
Depth
4.23 km (2.63 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 3:11 pm

M 2.7 – 15km NE of Los Olivos, California

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-05-24 10:37:14 UTC
2015-05-24 03:37:14 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
34.762°N 120.004°W
Depth
4.88 km (3.03 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 2:17 pm

M 2.9 – 57km NW of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico

Time
2015-05-24 05:56:42 UTC
2015-05-24 00:56:42 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
18.758°N 67.571°W
Depth
32.00 km (19.88 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 1:59 pm

M 4.6 – 131km SW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-05-24 13:30:11 UTC
2015-05-24 23:30:11 +10:00 at epicenter
Location
5.130°S 151.364°E
Depth
143.99 km (89.47 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 1:46 pm

M 3.3 – 65km NNE of Arecibo, Puerto Rico

Time
2015-05-24 05:30:16 UTC
2015-05-24 01:30:16 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.048°N 66.577°W
Depth
8.00 km (4.97 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 1:32 pm

M 5.9 – 63km SW of Taron, Papua New Guinea

DYFI? – I Tsunami Warning Center

Time
2015-05-23 19:28:18 UTC
2015-05-24 05:28:18 +10:00 at epicenter
Location
4.844°S 152.605°E
Depth
50.47 km (31.36 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 12:59 pm

M 3.1 – 64km N of Arecibo, Puerto Rico

Time
2015-05-24 04:15:31 UTC
2015-05-24 00:15:31 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.047°N 66.640°W
Depth
51.00 km (31.69 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 12:18 pm

M 3.0 – 71km NNE of Hatillo, Puerto Rico

Time
2015-05-24 04:07:31 UTC
2015-05-24 00:07:31 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.120°N 66.685°W
Depth
40.00 km (24.85 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 12:10 pm

M 4.9 – Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Time
2015-05-24 04:07:20 UTC
2015-05-24 03:07:20 -01:00 at epicenter
Location
16.728°S 14.160°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 12:10 pm

M 4.8 – 86km NNW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

Time
2015-05-24 03:44:11 UTC
2015-05-24 01:44:11 -02:00 at epicenter
Location
56.027°S 27.906°W
Depth
108.64 km (67.51 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 11:46 am

M 3.4 – 35km NNE of Otra Banda, Dominican Republic

Time
2015-05-24 03:28:35 UTC
2015-05-23 23:28:35 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.951°N 68.556°W
Depth
29.00 km (18.02 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 11:31 am

M 2.7 – 15km NE of Los Olivos, California

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-05-24 10:37:14 UTC
2015-05-24 03:37:14 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
34.757°N 119.995°W
Depth
8.19 km (5.09 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 11:23 am

M 2.7 – 5km NE of Edmond, Oklahoma

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-05-24 06:54:54 UTC
2015-05-24 01:54:54 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
35.691°N 97.439°W
Depth
6.44 km (4.00 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 10:17 am

M 4.8 – 131km E of Iquique, Chile

Time
2015-05-24 01:22:04 UTC
2015-05-23 21:22:04 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
20.186°S 68.889°W
Depth
136.45 km (84.79 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 9:24 am

M 5.0 – Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Time
2015-05-24 00:39:36 UTC
2015-05-23 23:39:36 -01:00 at epicenter
Location
16.732°S 14.212°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 8:42 am

M 2.6 – 9km NNE of Ocotillo Wells, California

Time
2015-05-24 00:28:07 UTC
2015-05-23 17:28:07 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
33.219°N 116.095°W
Depth
3.38 km (2.10 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 8:30 am

M 4.5 – 4km E of Makurazaki, Japan

Time
2015-05-24 00:09:38 UTC
2015-05-24 09:09:38 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
31.263°N 130.367°E
Depth
161.71 km (100.48 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 8:12 am

M 4.9 – 177km W of Tual, Indonesia

Time
2015-05-23 19:40:47 UTC
2015-05-24 04:40:47 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
5.436°S 131.164°E
Depth
40.03 km (24.87 mi)

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 3:43 am

Earthquake – Google News

In Nepal, Dread of Another Earthquake Keeps Residents on Edge – New York Times


In Nepal, Dread of Another Earthquake Keeps Residents on Edge
New York Times
My life did not change immediately on April 25 when a 7.8-magnitude earthquake tore through central and eastern Nepal, killing more than 8,500 people, injuring thousands and leaving an estimated 2.5 million people homeless. Yes, I remember the fast …

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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 6:30 pm

Nepalese struggle to get back on their feet one month after earthquake – video – The Guardian


The Guardian

Nepalese struggle to get back on their feet one month after earthquake – video
The Guardian
Nepalese villagers struggle to rebuild their lives nearly a month after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck the country, killing thousands of people and destroying around half a million homes. Residents of the town of Chautara are living in tents with as

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 2:08 pm

Susan Sarandon urges tourists to visit earthquake-hit Nepal – U.S. News & World Report


U.S. News & World Report

Susan Sarandon urges tourists to visit earthquake-hit Nepal
U.S. News & World Report
Oscar-winning Hollywood actress Susan Sarandon, right, comforts Kanti Maya Tamang, who lost her husband and daughter in the April 25 earthquake, at Ramkot village on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal, Sunday, May 24, 2015. Sarandon is in Nepal for …
Oscar-winning Hollywood actress Susan Sarandon urges tourists to visit Minneapolis Star Tribune

all 51 news articles »

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 11:42 am

Nepal earthquake: People flee as landslide blocks river – BBC News


BBC News

Nepal earthquake: People flee as landslide blocks river
BBC News
Thousands of people have fled to safety following a landslide in western Nepal which blocked the flow of a river. The Kali Gandaki River in Myagdi district, about 140km (90 miles) north-west of the capital, Kathmandu, has created a deep and growing new …
Nepal Earthquake: Thousands Flee After Landslide Blocks River (VIDEO)Headlines & Global News

all 174 news articles »

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 6:20 am

Shia Kapos Takes Names An earthquake brings a banker back to Chicago – Crain’s Chicago Business


Crain’s Chicago Business

Shia Kapos Takes Names An earthquake brings a banker back to Chicago
Crain’s Chicago Business
Chris Keogh felt “like a reed in the wind” that spring day in 2011 when a 9.0 earthquake in Japan triggered frightening aftershocks, a tsunami and the largest nuclear power accident since Chernobyl. “The rocking back and forth and whip effect was scary

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 8:34 pm

Central Kansas earthquake shakes Wichita, too – Wichita Eagle


Wichita Eagle

Central Kansas earthquake shakes Wichita, too
Wichita Eagle
One of the stronger earthquakes to occur in Kansas in recent months struck southwest of Pratt early Saturday afternoon and could be felt nearly 100 miles away in Wichita. The earthquake struck at 1:44 p.m. Saturday 18 miles southwest of Pratt and
4.6 magnitude earthquake shakes south central KansasKSN-TV
Earthquake reported near Pratt felt in Emporia areaEmporia Gazette

all 16 news articles »

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 7:30 pm

3.3-magnitude earthquake strikes near Baldwin Hills – KABC-TV


KABC-TV

3.3-magnitude earthquake strikes near Baldwin Hills
KABC-TV
A map shows the location of a preliminary 3.3-magnitude earthquake that struck near Baldwin Hills on Saturday, May 23, 2015. KABC. Saturday, May 23, 2015 11:12AM. BALDWIN HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) –. A preliminary 3.3-magnitude earthquake …
Magnitude-3.3 earthquake hits Baldwin HillsLA Daily News
Preliminary Magnitude-3.3 Earthquake Hits Near Baldwin HillsKTLA
Magnitude-3.3 Earthquake Hits Near Baldwin Hills: USGSNBC Southern California
Los Angeles Times -MyNewsLA.com
all 11 news articles »

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 6:19 pm

Separating earthquake fact from fiction in ‘San Andreas’ – U.S. News & World Report


Separating earthquake fact from fiction in 'San Andreas'
U.S. News & World Report
This photo provided by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Dwayne Johnson, left, as Ray, and Carla Gugino as Emma, in a scene from the action thriller, "San Andreas." The movie releases in theaters on May 29, 2015. (Courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures via AP).

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Posted on 23 May 2015 | 5:29 pm

Magnitude-4.8 earthquake felt in Las Vegas, 100 miles from epicenter – Fox News


Fox News

Magnitude-4.8 earthquake felt in Las Vegas, 100 miles from epicenter
Fox News
LAS VEGAS – A magnitude-4.8 earthquake struck a rural area of southern Nevada on Friday, shaking buildings more than 100 miles away and shutting down a busy Las Vegas interchange as road-tripping travelers were descending on Sin City for Memorial …
4.8-magnitude earthquake shakes Las Vegas; Spaghetti Bowl ramps have Las Vegas Review-Journal
4.8 magnitude earthquake shakes Las Vegas valleyKLAS-TV
Earthquake in eastern Nevada felt in St. George, Las VegasDeseret News
News3LV -St George News
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Posted on 23 May 2015 | 7:03 am

Rare 4.2 Earthquake Rattles England Right Before Napa Quake – CBS Local


CBS Local

Rare 4.2 Earthquake Rattles England Right Before Napa Quake
CBS Local
“We are very interested in how great earthquakes can sometimes trigger other events at such great distances, but it appears to take events of a magnitude less than 7 to accomplish that. That is more than 30,000 times the energy of a magnitude 4.”.
Magnitude-4.1 earthquake rattles nerves in California's Napa Valley after last Fox News
U.S. Geological Survey reports 4.1 earthquake jolts Napa Countyabc7news.com
Earthquake shakes Yountville Thursday eveningKRON4.com
NBC Bay Area -Earthquake Report
all 153 news articles »

Posted on 22 May 2015 | 7:42 pm

Earthquake – Bing News

In Nepal, Dread of Another Earthquake Keeps Residents on Edge

KATHMANDU, Nepal — I am not the old me. It is not something I would have noticed a month ago. But now I notice it almost all the time. I’ve begun to see it in my friends too, in the topic of our conversations, in the lives that we lead and in what …

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 11:46 am

Local nurses home from earthquake stricken Nepal

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – The San Diego nurses who have been treating earthquake survivors in Nepal returned home Saturday evening. Nurses Debra McQuillen, Jan Zachry, Patty Skoglund and Steve Miller treated more than 2,200 patients for a variety of injuries and …

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 11:42 am

Moderate earthquake – Tonga Islands on May 24,

Depth and Magnitude updates in the list below. Share your earthquake experience (I Have Felt It) with our readers. Click on the “I Felt It” button behind the corresponding earthquake. Your earthquake experience is not only important for science, but …

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 11:41 am

Charity: Ronaldo didn’t donate $8M to Nepal earthquake relief

Cristiano Ronaldo isn’t trying to win the FIFA Ballon d’Or and the Humanitarian of the year award in the same year, after all. “The global ambassador for Save the Children, Cristiano Ronaldo, has used his voice and his global visibility to raise …

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 10:52 am

Qatar prevents Nepalese workers to return for funerals following earthquake

Nepal has revealed that its nationals working on the 2020 Qatar World Cup projects were denied leave to attend the funerals of their loved ones or visit families following the devastating earthquake in April. Over 8,000 people were killed in the earthquake …

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 10:39 am

Nepal earthquake: River blocked by landslide flowing again

Kathmandu: A river dammed up by a huge landslide in Nepal’s northwest has begun flowing again but the risks of flash floods are not over yet, police said on Sunday. The landslide at Ramche village in Myagdi district, about 140 km (90 miles) northwest of …

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 8:26 am

GlobalMedic bringing earthquake relief to Nepal

Twenty-two seconds is all that it took to shatter the lives of millions. The time it takes to pour and stir your morning coffee is all it took for the ground to rattle, for buildings to collapse crushing the innocent and for widespread infrastructure to be …

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 3:59 am

Nepal children at risk after earthquake

More than 1.7 million children have been affected by last month’s earthquake in Nepal. Many have not only lost their homes, but also their parents. Without systems in place yet, child welfare is in crisis. Al Jazeera’s Subina Shrestha reports from Kathmandu.

Posted on 24 May 2015 | 1:57 am

LinkedIn-esque app for doctors helped save lives after Nepal earthquake

When you’re sick, you can choose the doctor who treats you. If that doctor can’t handle your case, he or she refers you to another doctor. On what basis does the former recommend the latter? Is it word-of-mouth, friendship, or former acquaintance?

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 9:35 pm

Separating earthquake fact from fiction in San Andreas

The San Andreas Fault awakens, unleashing back-to-back jolts that leave a trail of misery from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Skyscrapers crumble. Fires erupt. The letters of the Hollywood sign topple. Tsunami waves swamp the Golden Gate Bridge. Hollywood …

Posted on 23 May 2015 | 11:30 am