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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 4.9 – 86km N of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia

Time
2017-03-29 04:34:59 UTC
2017-03-29 16:34:59 +12:00 at epicenter
Location
56.993°N 162.756°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 4:45 am

M 6.6 – 78km NNE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia

PAGER – GREEN ShakeMap – VII DYFI? – VI

Time
2017-03-29 04:09:24 UTC
2017-03-29 16:09:24 +12:00 at epicenter
Location
56.921°N 162.734°E
Depth
22.83 km (14.19 mi)

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 4:36 am

M 5.3 – South of Panama

Time
2017-03-29 03:49:03 UTC
2017-03-28 21:49:03 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
5.318°N 82.505°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 3:59 am

M 5.4 – 174km NNE of Bitung, Indonesia

Time
2017-03-29 03:30:26 UTC
2017-03-29 11:30:26 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
2.791°N 126.003°E
Depth
113.98 km (70.82 mi)

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 3:46 am

M 4.4 – 147km ENE of Iquique, Chile

Time
2017-03-29 00:19:38 UTC
2017-03-28 20:19:38 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.579°S 68.910°W
Depth
130.38 km (81.01 mi)

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 1:26 am

M 4.1 – 16km NE of Shughnon, Tajikistan

Time
2017-03-28 23:51:22 UTC
2017-03-29 04:51:22 +05:00 at epicenter
Location
37.621°N 71.693°E
Depth
12.58 km (7.82 mi)

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 1:13 am

M 2.5 – 24km ENE of Mooreland, Oklahoma

Time
2017-03-28 23:49:10 UTC
2017-03-28 17:49:10 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
36.531°N 98.955°W
Depth
5.85 km (3.64 mi)

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 12:51 am

M 2.6 – 63km SW of Redway, California

Time
2017-03-28 23:08:12 UTC
2017-03-28 15:08:12 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
39.788°N 124.429°W
Depth
17.38 km (10.80 mi)

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 4:14 am

M 4.0 – 6km WNW of Elbistan, Turkey

Time
2017-03-28 21:53:31 UTC
2017-03-28 23:53:31 +02:00 at epicenter
Location
38.229°N 37.135°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 10:16 pm

M 4.4 – 18km W of Paredon, Mexico

Time
2017-03-28 21:48:33 UTC
2017-03-28 15:48:33 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
16.015°N 94.036°W
Depth
85.37 km (53.05 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 10:06 pm

M 4.8 – 64km ENE of Lakatoro, Vanuatu

Time
2017-03-28 21:06:05 UTC
2017-03-29 08:06:05 +11:00 at epicenter
Location
15.991°S 168.004°E
Depth
157.18 km (97.67 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 9:32 pm

M 4.3 – 67km NW of Chirikof Island, Alaska

PAGER – GREEN ShakeMap – III DYFI? – I

Time
2017-03-28 20:59:58 UTC
2017-03-28 10:59:58 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
56.323°N 156.238°W
Depth
41.10 km (25.54 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 9:43 pm

M 2.7 – 63km SSW of Cantwell, Alaska

Time
2017-03-28 19:34:05 UTC
2017-03-28 10:34:05 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
62.868°N 149.438°W
Depth
58.70 km (36.47 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 7:42 pm

M 2.7 – 83km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska

Time
2017-03-28 18:54:37 UTC
2017-03-28 09:54:37 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
69.624°N 145.208°W
Depth
0.00 km (0.00 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 7:15 pm

M 2.5 – 93km ENE of Yakutat, Alaska

Time
2017-03-28 18:01:52 UTC
2017-03-28 10:01:52 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.931°N 138.256°W
Depth
0.10 km (0.06 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 6:10 pm

M 5.3 – 139km E of `Ohonua, Tonga

Time
2017-03-28 16:01:02 UTC
2017-03-28 04:01:02 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
21.163°S 173.621°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 4:49 pm

M 2.5 – 20km ENE of Taloga, Oklahoma

Time
2017-03-28 13:46:30 UTC
2017-03-28 07:46:30 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
36.114°N 98.758°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 2:23 pm

M 4.7 – 220km NNE of Barranca, Peru

DYFI? – II

Time
2017-03-28 11:15:32 UTC
2017-03-28 06:15:32 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
3.108°S 75.704°W
Depth
129.96 km (80.75 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 3:25 pm

M 3.0 – 4km SSW of Brawley, CA

DYFI? – II

Time
2017-03-28 11:03:27 UTC
2017-03-28 03:03:27 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
32.943°N 115.544°W
Depth
11.40 km (7.08 mi)

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 3:45 am

M 2.5 – 30km SW of Austin, Nevada

DYFI? – II

Time
2017-03-28 10:19:31 UTC
2017-03-28 02:19:31 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
39.319°N 117.344°W
Depth
11.20 km (6.96 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 2:41 pm

M 4.6 – 3km NNW of Bunawan, Philippines

Time
2017-03-28 10:08:19 UTC
2017-03-28 18:08:19 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
8.194°N 125.981°E
Depth
18.32 km (11.38 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 10:38 am

M 2.8 – 71km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

Time
2017-03-28 09:59:39 UTC
2017-03-28 05:59:39 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.971°N 65.106°W
Depth
12.00 km (7.46 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 11:03 am

M 2.8 – 71km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

Time
2017-03-28 09:52:23 UTC
2017-03-28 05:52:23 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.963°N 65.124°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 11:02 am

M 2.5 – 0km WNW of Collegedale, Tennessee

DYFI? – III

Time
2017-03-28 08:43:52 UTC
2017-03-28 03:43:52 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
35.055°N 85.055°W
Depth
15.53 km (9.65 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 12:13 pm

M 2.6 – 12km N of Garrochales, Puerto Rico

Time
2017-03-28 07:49:25 UTC
2017-03-28 03:49:25 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.569°N 66.550°W
Depth
75.00 km (46.60 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 10:09 am

M 2.7 – 79km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

Time
2017-03-28 07:29:54 UTC
2017-03-28 03:29:54 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.045°N 65.075°W
Depth
29.00 km (18.02 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 9:44 am

M 2.6 – 20km W of Perry, Oklahoma

DYFI? – II

Time
2017-03-28 07:27:33 UTC
2017-03-28 01:27:33 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
36.273°N 97.517°W
Depth
3.06 km (1.90 mi)

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 2:02 am

M 2.7 – 20km W of Perry, Oklahoma

Time
2017-03-28 07:18:02 UTC
2017-03-28 01:18:02 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
36.285°N 97.517°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 7:45 am

M 4.7 – 164km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines

Time
2017-03-28 07:07:43 UTC
2017-03-28 15:07:43 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
4.883°N 126.852°E
Depth
68.40 km (42.50 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 7:41 am

M 3.5 – 74km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

Time
2017-03-28 06:26:23 UTC
2017-03-28 02:26:23 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.003°N 65.061°W
Depth
23.00 km (14.29 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 6:59 am

M 3.0 – 71km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

Time
2017-03-28 06:21:33 UTC
2017-03-28 02:21:33 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.980°N 65.055°W
Depth
24.00 km (14.91 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 8:30 am

M 3.1 – 73km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

Time
2017-03-28 05:34:04 UTC
2017-03-28 01:34:04 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.005°N 64.945°W
Depth
25.00 km (15.53 mi)

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 8:33 am

Earthquake – Google News

Magnitude 3.3 earthquake strikes near Twain Harte, California – SFGate


SFGate

Magnitude 3.3 earthquake strikes near Twain Harte, California
SFGate
The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck near Twain Harte, California on Tuesday. The quake hit at 8:18 PM local time at a depth of 3 kilometers. There was no initial word on damage or injury resulting
Strong earthquake strikes east of RussiaStuff.co.nz
Strong quake in Russia, no tsunami threatHawaii 24/7 (press release)
Strong earthquake of magnitude 6.9 strikes in far east RussiaDaily News & Analysis
euronews –SBS
all 8 news articles »

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 4:30 am

Most Kaikoura earthquake insurance claims should be settled before Christmas – The Press West Coast


The Press West Coast

Most Kaikoura earthquake insurance claims should be settled before Christmas
The Press West Coast
Most of the nearly 40,000 residential insurance claims stemming from November's Kaikoura earthquake should be settled by the end of the year, the Insurance Council says. Council chief executive Tim Grafton said it was expected about 90 per cent of all …
Update on Kaikoura earthquake claimsVoxy
Experts share advice for navigating quake claimsStuff.co.nz

all 3 news articles »

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 2:07 am

Kake resident remembers ’64 earthquake as state recognizes disaster saftety – Alaska Public Radio Network


Alaska Public Radio Network

Kake resident remembers '64 earthquake as state recognizes disaster saftety
Alaska Public Radio Network
A 9.2 magnitude earthquake shook the state that day. Kadake was in Kake, a small coastal village about 40 miles east of Sitka. “It was a flat, calm day like today and you could actually see the tide going out,” Kadake said. Kadake was in his car when

and more »

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 1:27 am

Mild earthquake in Lahad Datu – The Star Online


The Star Online

Mild earthquake in Lahad Datu
The Star Online
KUALA LUMPUR: A mild earthquake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale occurred in Lahad Datu, Sabah at 6.26am Wednesday. The Malaysian Meteorological Department said in a statement that the epicentre of the quake was 25km northeast of Kunak, …

and more »

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 1:06 am

Dump federal tax on California earthquake retrofit grants: Editorial – San Bernardino County Sun


San Bernardino County Sun

Dump federal tax on California earthquake retrofit grants: Editorial
San Bernardino County Sun
This 100-year-old Redlands house with a raised foundation was retrofitted to resist the forces of an earthquake. The seismic retrofit will prevent the house from shifting on its foundation during an earthquake. (Photo by John Valenzuela/Southern

and more »

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 9:57 pm

Earthquake Retrofit course to prepare Puyallup-area homeowners for the worst – The News Tribune


Earthquake Retrofit course to prepare Puyallup-area homeowners for the worst
The News Tribune
“This whole area — the whole Puget Sound area — is very vulnerable to earthquakes,” said Pat Donovan, emergency manager for Puyallup. “The soil types that are in the Valley will cause a lot of that area to liquify (during an earthquake). Any type of

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 5:29 pm

Attractions in Italy’s earthquake-hit region in bid for World Heritage … – Telegraph.co.uk


The Local Italy

Attractions in Italy's earthquake-hit region in bid for World Heritage …
Telegraph.co.uk
The Basilica of St Benedict in Norcia's main square was severely damaged by a powerful earthquake in October. Efforts are underway to repair it. Credit: …
Italy's earthquake-hit towns are bidding for Unesco status – The LocalThe Local Italy

all 3 news articles »

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 1:33 pm

3.6 magnitude earthquake hits Tulare County – Visalia Times-Delta – Visalia Times-Delta


Visalia Times-Delta

3.6 magnitude earthquake hits Tulare County – Visalia Times-Delta
Visalia Times-Delta
Residents living in the Porterville area reported a light earthquake Sunday night.

and more »

Posted on 27 March 2017 | 8:31 pm

Earthquake centered north of Morris Plains – Daily Record – Daily Record


Daily Record

Earthquake centered north of Morris Plains – Daily Record
Daily Record
Geologists recorded a small earthquake that occurred — but apparently escaped the notice of residents — on Saturday afternoon in Morris Plains.

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Posted on 27 March 2017 | 3:39 pm

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake strikes off the Northern California coast – SFGate


SFGate

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake strikes off the Northern California coast
SFGate
The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 4.4 earthquake struck off the Northern California coast on Monday. The quake hit at 1:19 AM local time at a depth of 10 kilometers. It was 253 miles northwest of Eureka. There was no
Magnitude 1.3 Earthquake Recorded in New JerseyNBC New York
Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake, 3 Smaller Temblors Strike OklahomaU.S. News & World Report
Small earthquake hits New Jersey | New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVNew York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Visalia Times-Delta –NJ.com
all 22 news articles »

Posted on 27 March 2017 | 1:14 pm

Earthquake – BingNews

No tsunami threat from quake on Russia’s east coast

A magnitude-6.6 earthquake struck at 6:09 p.m. Hawaii time near the east coast of Kamchatka, Russia, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says the quake did not generate a Pacific-wide tsunami, and there is no threat to …

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 10:16 pm

KiwiRail train left in limbo by earthquake shifted for track repairs

The train trapped in a tunnel by the November earthquake has had a taste of freedom after it was shifted to make way for repairs. The train, which was looted after the earthquake, will remain on site until the track is repaired enough to allow it to …

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 10:07 pm

BREAKING: Massive 7.0 magnitude earthquake rocks eastern Russia

The quake hit the Kamchatka region at 05:10 GMT and it struck at a depth of about 33 km (20 miles) just off the coast in the Bering Sea. It was recorded with a magnitude of 7.0. A whopping 179,526 people are thought to live in the Kamchatsky region.

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 10:07 pm

Massive 6.9 magnitude earthquake hits Russia

An earthquake of a preliminary 6.9 magnitude struck near Komandorskiye Ostrava in east Russia on Wednesday morning, the US Geological Survey said. The earthquake, which was originally recorded at a magnitude of 7.0, struck 33 km deep off the coast in the …

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 10:06 pm

Minor earthquake 3.28 mag, 21 km NE of Twain Harte, California

A minor earthquake magnitude 3.28 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Twain Harte in California. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/03/17 / 2017-03-29 04:18:26 / March 29, 2017 @ 4:18 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth …

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 9:58 pm

6.6 quake off Russia’s far eastern Kamchatka Region triggers tsunami warning

A powerful 6.6-magnitude earthquake rocked Russia’s far eastern Kamchatka peninsula, some 80 kilometers north east of Ust-Kamchatsk. The Sakhalin tsunami monitoring center issued a warning of possible local waves of up to 1.5 meters. The quake occurred …

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 9:35 pm

Magnitude 3.3 earthquake strikes near Twain Harte, California

The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck near Twain Harte, California on Tuesday. The quake hit at 8:18 PM local time at a depth of 3 kilometers. There was no initial word on damage or injury resulting from …

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 9:28 pm

JR firms hone earthquake-response systems for shinkansen lines

On Oct. 23, 2004, at 5:56 p.m., the first shinkansen derailment in history occurred when a bullet train en route from Tokyo to Niigata went off the tracks following a powerful earthquake in the Chuetsu region in Niigata Prefecture. Toki No. 325 was …

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 11:56 am

Earthquake Report

Distance From 41.8 km ( 26.0 mi) E ( 87. azimuth) from Morton, WA 52.3 km ( 32.5 mi) SE ( 128. azimuth) from Eatonville, WA 72.8 km ( 45.3 mi) SSE ( 164. azimuth) from Enumclaw, WA Date and Time when the earthquake rupture initiated. Large earthquake …

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 9:02 am

How To Prepare For An Earthquake

As preppers, we do our best to prepare for disruptive events that will turn our lives upside down. For the most part, we focus first on natural disasters that are common to our immediate area because if there is one thing we know for sure, Mother Nature …

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 2:33 am