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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 2.9 – 34km NE of Redwood Valley, California

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-04-28 14:02:21 UTC
2015-04-28 07:02:21 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
39.505°N 122.949°W
Depth
10.97 km (6.82 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 2:07 pm

M 5.3 – 4km SSE of Yaguachi, Ecuador

DYFI? – V

Time
2015-04-28 11:19:52 UTC
2015-04-28 06:19:52 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
2.151°S 79.672°W
Depth
99.97 km (62.12 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 2:06 pm

M 5.0 – 111km SW of Piis, Micronesia

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-04-28 13:32:39 UTC
2015-04-28 23:32:39 +10:00 at epicenter
Location
6.046°N 152.075°E
Depth
15.12 km (9.40 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:54 pm

M 4.6 – 11km SSW of Pocosol, Costa Rica

DYFI? – IV

Time
2015-04-28 07:33:23 UTC
2015-04-28 01:33:23 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
10.266°N 84.647°W
Depth
74.27 km (46.15 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:48 pm

M 4.3 – 23km NNW of Kathmandu, Nepal

DYFI? – IV

Time
2015-04-27 23:20:28 UTC
2015-04-28 05:05:28 +05:45 at epicenter
Location
27.884°N 85.200°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:39 pm

M 2.7 – 34km NE of Redwood Valley, California

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-04-28 08:29:31 UTC
2015-04-28 01:29:31 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
39.500°N 122.947°W
Depth
11.68 km (7.26 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:33 pm

M 4.1 – 8km W of Langston, Oklahoma

PAGER – GREEN ShakeMap – IV DYFI? – V

Time
2015-04-27 22:22:17 UTC
2015-04-27 17:22:17 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
35.949°N 97.347°W
Depth
4.22 km (2.62 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:15 pm

M 4.7 – 103km NNW of Dobo, Indonesia

Time
2015-04-28 05:11:01 UTC
2015-04-28 14:11:01 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
4.875°S 133.921°E
Depth
16.76 km (10.41 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:13 pm

M 4.6 – 10km ENE of Roshtqal’a, Tajikistan

Time
2015-04-28 05:03:25 UTC
2015-04-28 10:03:25 +05:00 at epicenter
Location
37.297°N 71.940°E
Depth
166.21 km (103.28 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:05 pm

M 4.6 – 58km SSE of El Hoyo, Argentina

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-04-28 12:41:37 UTC
2015-04-28 09:41:37 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
27.529°S 63.032°W
Depth
603.91 km (375.25 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:02 pm

M 4.8 – 44km ESE of Lamjung, Nepal

DYFI? – IV

Time
2015-04-27 18:59:56 UTC
2015-04-28 00:44:56 +05:45 at epicenter
Location
28.004°N 84.753°E
Depth
20.01 km (12.43 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 12:35 pm

M 2.5 – 9km NE of Guthrie, Oklahoma

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-04-28 00:58:15 UTC
2015-04-27 19:58:15 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
35.944°N 97.359°W
Depth
7.60 km (4.72 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 11:49 am

M 4.3 – 16km ENE of Nagarkot, Nepal

DYFI? – IV

Time
2015-04-27 21:27:41 UTC
2015-04-28 03:12:41 +05:45 at epicenter
Location
27.756°N 85.677°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 11:03 am

M 2.8 – 23km NNW of Challis, Idaho

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-04-27 23:37:04 UTC
2015-04-27 17:37:04 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
44.685°N 114.396°W
Depth
1.20 km (0.75 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 10:28 am

M 2.5 – 45km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Time
2015-04-28 01:34:12 UTC
2015-04-27 21:34:12 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.826°N 64.666°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 9:36 am

M 3.2 – 17km NE of Upper Lake, California

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-04-28 00:53:03 UTC
2015-04-27 17:53:03 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
39.270°N 122.756°W
Depth
12.85 km (7.98 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 8:49 am

M 2.7 – 10km E of Helena, Oklahoma

Time
2015-04-28 00:20:25 UTC
2015-04-27 19:20:25 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.544°N 98.152°W
Depth
8.89 km (5.52 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 8:25 am

M 4.1 – 14km S of Kodari, Nepal

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-04-27 14:57:00 UTC
2015-04-27 20:42:00 +05:45 at epicenter
Location
27.824°N 85.921°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 7:58 am

M 2.6 – 43km ESE of Bridgeport, California

Time
2015-04-27 23:48:11 UTC
2015-04-27 16:48:11 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
38.042°N 118.811°W
Depth
9.02 km (5.60 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 7:50 am

M 2.5 – 32km ESE of Hawthorne, Nevada

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-04-28 06:14:06 UTC
2015-04-27 23:14:06 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
38.364°N 118.309°W
Depth
12.23 km (7.60 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 6:40 am

M 4.6 – 50km N of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

Time
2015-04-27 22:11:13 UTC
2015-04-27 20:11:13 -02:00 at epicenter
Location
56.250°S 27.071°W
Depth
107.52 km (66.81 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 6:13 am

M 2.8 – 18km N of Hatillo, Puerto Rico

Time
2015-04-27 21:27:50 UTC
2015-04-27 17:27:50 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.649°N 66.844°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 5:30 am

M 4.5 – 22km WSW of Kirtipur, Nepal

DYFI? – VI

Time
2015-04-27 15:51:46 UTC
2015-04-27 21:36:46 +05:45 at epicenter
Location
27.639°N 85.055°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 4:48 am

M 3.0 – 100km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Time
2015-04-27 19:59:21 UTC
2015-04-27 15:59:21 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.326°N 64.647°W
Depth
29.00 km (18.02 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 4:01 am

M 4.4 – 19km WSW of Leon, Nicaragua

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-04-27 14:27:37 UTC
2015-04-27 08:27:37 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
12.360°N 87.038°W
Depth
84.10 km (52.26 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:56 am

M 4.5 – 60km N of Manado, Indonesia

Time
2015-04-27 17:34:49 UTC
2015-04-28 01:34:49 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
2.033°N 124.777°E
Depth
251.60 km (156.34 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:37 am

M 4.3 – 82km SW of Luring, China

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-04-27 20:21:55 UTC
2015-04-28 04:21:55 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
31.801°N 83.525°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:26 am

M 3.9 – 2km WNW of Kirtipur, Nepal

DYFI? – V

Time
2015-04-27 21:14:57 UTC
2015-04-28 02:59:57 +05:45 at epicenter
Location
27.685°N 85.249°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:15 am

M 2.9 – 50km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-04-27 22:11:45 UTC
2015-04-27 14:11:45 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
60.118°N 153.278°W
Depth
129.60 km (80.53 mi)

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 12:50 am

M 2.5 – 68km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska

Time
2015-04-27 15:51:17 UTC
2015-04-27 07:51:17 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.919°N 153.243°W
Depth
140.80 km (87.49 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2015 | 11:53 pm

M 4.5 – 296km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines

Time
2015-04-27 15:48:28 UTC
2015-04-27 23:48:28 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
3.630°N 123.091°E
Depth
524.16 km (325.70 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2015 | 11:51 pm

M 2.5 – 20km SSE of Medford, Oklahoma

Time
2015-04-27 14:25:06 UTC
2015-04-27 09:25:06 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.637°N 97.646°W
Depth
4.77 km (2.96 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2015 | 10:27 pm

M 4.5 – 58km ESE of Palaikastron, Greece

Time
2015-04-27 14:16:29 UTC
2015-04-27 16:16:29 +02:00 at epicenter
Location
34.985°N 26.834°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2015 | 10:19 pm

Earthquake – Google News

Nepal’s PM says quake death toll could reach 10000 – The Guardian


The Guardian

Nepal's PM says quake death toll could reach 10000
The Guardian
The death toll in Nepal's earthquake could reach 10,000, Prime Minister Sushil Koirala has said, as survivors' despair turned to anger at the government's slow response to the humanitarian crisis unfolding in the country, with food, water and other
Nepal PM: Earthquake toll could reach 10000Al Jazeera America
Nepal Prime Minister Says Earthquake Death Toll Could Reach 10000Huffington Post
Nepal earthquake death toll could reach 10000; at least 250 missing in New York Daily News
The Week Magazine -BBC News -The Hindu
all 273 news articles »

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:16 pm

A Scene of Destruction After Ice Thunders Into Everest Base Camp – New York Times


PetaPixel (blog)

A Scene of Destruction After Ice Thunders Into Everest Base Camp
New York Times
“Nothing like this has happened before at Everest base camp,” Mr. Rita said by telephone Monday from the camp in eastern Nepal, in the aftermath of the earthquake that set off the avalanche and geological convulsions there. At least 18 people died in
Climber Had Camera Rolling When Earthquake and Avalanche Struck EverestPetaPixel (blog)
Nepal Earthquake Crews Race to Rescue Climbers on Mount EverestABC News
Hoosier climbers safe after Nepal earthquakeIndianapolis Star
BBC News -NBCNews.com -BBC News
all 2,842 news articles »

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 12:09 pm

Frustration Grows in Nepal as Earthquake Relief Trickles In – New York Times


New York Times

Frustration Grows in Nepal as Earthquake Relief Trickles In
New York Times
KATMANDU, Nepal — Residents of Katmandu living in tent camps after Nepal's powerful earthquake said on Tuesday that their biggest worry was a lack of safe drinking water, even as they endured their latest pelting of rain. That and other claims of slow …

and more »

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 12:03 pm

Why Nepal Wasn’t Ready for the Earthquake – TIME


TIME

Why Nepal Wasn't Ready for the Earthquake
TIME
The shock of the past few days in Nepal gave way to despair, frustration and a few larger questions on Tuesday, as the death toll from the devastating earthquake that wracked the small Himalayan nation over the weekend rose above 4,000 — a number that …
Nepal Earthquake: Death Toll Passes 4400 Amid Fears Over Remote AreasKTLA
Nepal Earthquake Death Toll Hits 5000 as Aid Starts Flowing InNBCNews.com
Bigger Earthquake Coming on Nepal's Terrifying FaultsLive Science
Wall Street Journal
all 15,485 news articles »

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 10:51 am

Nepal’s Economy Will Take Years to Recover From the Deadly Earthquake – TIME


TIME

Nepal's Economy Will Take Years to Recover From the Deadly Earthquake
TIME
Even as the death toll from the Nepal earthquake nears 5,000 — and it looks set to rise much further if reports trickling in from devastated rural areas are anything to go by — experts are warning that the economic aftershocks will be felt for years
Aid groups knew a Nepal earthquake would be a disaster. But they couldn't Washington Post
How to help victims of the Nepal earthquakeCNN
How Families Abroad Are Tracking Down Missing Loved Ones After Nepal's Huffington Post
ABC News -Globalnews.ca -fox2now.com
all 444 news articles »

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 9:22 am

Nepal is accepting earthquake aid from countries around the world—but not … – Quartz


Quartz

Nepal is accepting earthquake aid from countries around the world—but not
Quartz
After a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on Saturday, April 26, Taiwan—an island familiar with devastating earthquakes— rushed to assemble an emergency relief team, supplies, and $300,000 in financial assistance. But then on Sunday, the team was
Screams of horror in Tibet as Nepal earthquake strikesTelegraph.co.uk

all 221 news articles »

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 6:31 am

Nepal Villages Cut Off by Earthquake Wait for Aid as Death Toll Passes 4000 – New York Times


New York Times

Nepal Villages Cut Off by Earthquake Wait for Aid as Death Toll Passes 4000
New York Times
SAURPANI, Nepal — Five hours by car from Katmandu, then by foot for several miles past the spot where the road is blocked by boulders and mud, people from the villages near the epicenter of Nepal's powerful earthquake are burying their dead

and more »

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 5:45 am

How The Deadly Nepal Earthquake Happened [Graphic] – Scientific American


Scientific American

How The Deadly Nepal Earthquake Happened [Graphic]
Scientific American
… continues to release enormous earthquakes. Saturday's magnitude 7.8 disaster appears to overlap a segment that released a 8.1 magnitude quake in 1934, according to Susan Hough, a seismologist with the U.S. Geological Survey in Pasadena, California.

and more »

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:38 am

A Photographer in Katmandu Assesses the Earthquake’s Damage – New York Times


A Photographer in Katmandu Assesses the Earthquake's Damage
New York Times
Patrick Adams, 36, an American writer and photographer who specializes in public health reporting, was in Katmandu Saturday when a major earthquake hit the country, killing nearly 4,000 people. Since then, Mr. Adams has been traveling around the city

Posted on 28 April 2015 | 1:33 am

How Tech Firms Are Helping People In The Nepal Earthquake Zone – NPR (blog)


NPR (blog)

How Tech Firms Are Helping People In The Nepal Earthquake Zone
NPR (blog)
As the nation struggles to deal with the devastation of a magnitude 7.8 earthquake that has left more than 4,000 people dead, information about survivors, those still in danger and what resources are needed is in high demand. Tech and telecom companies …
Google and Facebook Help Nepal Earthquake Survivors and Contacts ConnectNew York Times
How Google and Facebook are finding victims of the Nepal earthquakeWashington Post
Facebook to match user donations to Nepal earthquake reliefTelegraph.co.uk
Huffington Post -San Jose Mercury News -ABC News
all 482 news articles »

Posted on 27 April 2015 | 11:17 pm

Earthquake – Yahoo News Search Results

Earthquake warning on your smartphone? There may be an app for that

The GPS in smartphones could detect earthquakes and trigger warnings seconds before the strongest waves from the quake begin, researchers say.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:51 pm

Earthquake rattles near one of L.A.'s most destructive quakes

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake that rattled parts of Southern California on Sunday night occurred near the 46-mile-long Newport-Inglewood fault, responsible for a destructive quake that killed more than 100 people about 80 years ago.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 3:44 pm

Earthquake rattles near one of L.A.'s most destructive faults

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake that rattled parts of Southern California on Sunday night occurred near the 46-mile-long Newport-Inglewood fault, responsible for a destructive quake that killed more than 100 people about 80 years ago.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 3:32 pm

Mass dolphin stranding in Japan triggers earthquake fears

Japanese officials have attempted to dismiss rumours of an impending earthquake as 'unscientific' and experts believe the whales may have suffered an infection or were avoiding a predator.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 1:11 pm

3.5 earthquake rattles Los Angeles

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Sunday night about a half mile from View-Park Windsor Hills in South Los Angeles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 4:34 am

3.5 Earthquake Hits Los Angeles on Sunday Night

Quips James Van Der Beek on Twitter: "Not sure which is scarier… that we just felt an #earthquake tremor, or that I immediately went to Twitter for my news about it…"

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 4:00 am

Earthquake warning on your smartphone

Countries looking for cheap earthquake warning systems might want to try apps and smartphones after scientists discovered that smartphones could be used as an affordable alternative to sophisticated earthquake monitoring networks.

Posted on 12 April 2015 | 2:33 am

Earthquake! Your Smartphone Could Give an Early Warning

Shaking a smartphone can help you pinpoint your parked car, discover a good diner and then pay for your meal. Earthquake early warning systems depend on the time delay between two sets of seismic waves. "A few seconds can be enormously helpful," said lead study author Sarah Minson, a geophysicist at the U.S. Geological Survey in Menlo Park, California. The GPS warning system is deceptively …

Posted on 11 April 2015 | 1:36 pm

How smart phones could bring early earthquake detection to developing world

While not as sophisticated as science-grade detection systems, a network of smart phones could bring early warning to regions where state-of-the-art equipment is financially out of reach.

Posted on 10 April 2015 | 8:51 pm

Earthquake warning on your smartphone? There could be an app for that

Countries looking for cheap earthquake warning systems might want to try apps and smartphones after scientists discovered that smartphones could be used as an affordable alternative to sophisticated earthquake monitoring networks. The Global Positioning Systems (GPS) in smartphones could detect earthquakes and trigger warnings seconds before the strongest waves from the quake begin, researchers …

Posted on 10 April 2015 | 6:05 pm