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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 3.6 – 23km S of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 08:27:33 UTC
2016-05-29 01:27:33 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
32.023°N 115.212°W
Depth
1.42 km (0.88 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 8:41 am

M 4.5 – 4km NE of `Alaqahdari-ye Kiran wa Munjan, Afghanistan

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 06:45:59 UTC
2016-05-29 11:15:59 +04:30 at epicenter
Location
36.055°N 70.810°E
Depth
92.05 km (57.20 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 7:21 am

M 4.3 – 9km SSE of Boyuibe, Bolivia

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 06:34:13 UTC
2016-05-29 02:34:13 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
20.497°S 63.243°W
Depth
562.89 km (349.76 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 6:51 am

M 5.0 – Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 05:58:39 UTC
2016-05-29 02:58:39 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
10.617°N 40.993°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 6:23 am

M 4.2 – 14km W of Ain Bessem, Algeria

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 05:23:10 UTC
2016-05-29 06:23:10 +01:00 at epicenter
Location
36.279°N 3.509°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 6:12 am

M 4.5 – 162km ESE of Hasaki, Japan

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 05:22:09 UTC
2016-05-29 14:22:09 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
35.045°N 142.410°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 8:54 am

M 4.4 – 159km W of Sabtang, Philippines

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 05:10:48 UTC
2016-05-29 13:10:48 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
20.476°N 120.351°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 5:42 am

M 2.6 – 18km NNW of Langston, Oklahoma

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 02:52:42 UTC
2016-05-28 21:52:42 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.092°N 97.349°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 3:03 am

M 3.3 – 17km NNW of Langston, Oklahoma

DYFI? – II

Time
2016-05-29 02:47:19 UTC
2016-05-28 21:47:19 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.097°N 97.315°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 2:57 am

M 4.2 – 10km WSW of Huagai, China

DYFI? – III

Time
2016-05-29 02:14:37 UTC
2016-05-29 10:14:37 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
31.508°N 104.451°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 2:48 am

M 2.7 – 44km WSW of Cantwell, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 01:15:41 UTC
2016-05-28 17:15:41 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
63.180°N 149.703°W
Depth
91.20 km (56.67 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 1:45 am

M 4.9 – 75km S of Lakatoro, Vanuatu

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 00:43:07 UTC
2016-05-29 11:43:07 +11:00 at epicenter
Location
16.800°S 167.378°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 1:00 am

M 3.2 – 109km NE of Miches, Dominican Republic

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 00:31:19 UTC
2016-05-28 19:31:19 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
19.603°N 68.235°W
Depth
57.00 km (35.42 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 3:33 am

M 4.3 – 43km NW of Kizukuri, Japan

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 00:24:42 UTC
2016-05-29 09:24:42 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
41.095°N 140.030°E
Depth
158.58 km (98.54 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 12:48 am

M 4.3 – 55km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 00:20:19 UTC
2016-05-28 18:20:19 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
14.587°N 92.920°W
Depth
35.00 km (21.75 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 12:39 am

M 2.8 – 23km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-29 00:05:14 UTC
2016-05-28 14:05:14 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
19.463°N 155.643°W
Depth
5.72 km (3.55 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 12:31 am

M 5.2 – 19km SSW of Lakhdaria, Algeria

DYFI? – V

Time
2016-05-28 23:54:53 UTC
2016-05-29 00:54:53 +01:00 at epicenter
Location
36.408°N 3.503°E
Depth
11.92 km (7.41 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 12:44 am

M 5.0 – 119km E of Aileu, East Timor

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 21:03:23 UTC
2016-05-29 06:03:23 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
8.873°S 126.641°E
Depth
39.84 km (24.76 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 9:22 pm

M 3.4 – 60km S of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 20:36:04 UTC
2016-05-28 15:36:04 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
17.828°N 68.604°W
Depth
34.00 km (21.13 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 9:04 pm

M 4.3 – 189km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 20:16:04 UTC
2016-05-28 08:16:04 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
19.346°S 177.526°W
Depth
558.49 km (347.03 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 9:39 pm

M 4.6 – 22km SE of Shardara, Kazakhstan

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 19:10:36 UTC
2016-05-29 01:10:36 +06:00 at epicenter
Location
41.110°N 68.156°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 10:16 pm

M 4.2 – 122km S of Nabire, Indonesia

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 17:52:40 UTC
2016-05-29 02:52:40 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
4.469°S 135.368°E
Depth
8.55 km (5.31 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 10:04 pm

M 2.8 – 66km SW of Atka, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 17:29:35 UTC
2016-05-28 08:29:35 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
51.828°N 174.956°W
Depth
58.20 km (36.16 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 11:57 pm

M 4.7 – 137km NNE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 17:12:23 UTC
2016-05-28 15:12:23 -02:00 at epicenter
Location
55.553°S 26.393°W
Depth
24.07 km (14.96 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 9:40 pm

M 2.8 – 118km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 16:53:24 UTC
2016-05-28 08:53:24 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
57.167°N 157.754°W
Depth
4.30 km (2.67 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 5:22 pm

M 4.8 – 166km NNE of Esperance, Australia

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 16:38:44 UTC
2016-05-29 00:38:44 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
32.432°S 122.438°E
Depth
8.69 km (5.40 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 4:53 pm

M 4.8 – 170km NNE of Esperance, Australia

DYFI? – III

Time
2016-05-28 15:30:26 UTC
2016-05-28 23:30:26 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
32.398°S 122.423°E
Depth
9.74 km (6.05 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 4:47 pm

M 2.6 – 89km NE of Chirikof Island, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 15:05:40 UTC
2016-05-28 07:05:40 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
56.443°N 154.703°W
Depth
31.90 km (19.82 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 3:28 pm

M 2.9 – 84km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 13:45:13 UTC
2016-05-28 09:45:13 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.098°N 65.019°W
Depth
75.00 km (46.60 mi)

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 3:46 pm

M 2.5 – 15km ENE of La Malbaie, Canada

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-05-28 12:10:36 UTC
2016-05-28 08:10:36 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
47.723°N 69.975°W
Depth
15.82 km (9.83 mi)

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 5:16 am

Earthquake – Google News

‘Light’ earthquake shakes Christchurch on Sunday evening – Stuff.co.nz


Stuff.co.nz

'Light' earthquake shakes Christchurch on Sunday evening
Stuff.co.nz
'Light' earthquake shakes Christchurch on Sunday evening. Last updated 19:01, May 29 2016. Felt reports on Geonet. A 3.8 magnitude earthquake rattled Christchurch on Sunday. It hit at 6.45pm at a depth of 25km. It was centred off the coast of New

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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 7:01 am

Western Australia earthquake has strength of ‘atomic bomb’ – The Guardian


The Guardian

Western Australia earthquake has strength of 'atomic bomb'
The Guardian
An earthquake that shook Western Australia's goldfields overnight had the strength of an “atomic bomb” blasting underground. Three earthquakes hit near Norseman, including a magnitude 5.2 tremor reportedly felt as far away as Perth. The first was a 4.9 …
Earthquake shakes WA's Goldfields region; largest recorded since 2010ABC Online
Western Australian earthquake has strength of 'atomic bomb' with tremors felt 100km awayDaily Mail
State's biggest earthquake in six years hits NorsemanWAtoday
The West Australian –9news.com.au
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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 2:10 am

Magnitude 5.2 Earthquake Hits Northern Algeria – USGS – Sputnik International


Sputnik International

Magnitude 5.2 Earthquake Hits Northern Algeria – USGS
Sputnik International
No information on either people's injuries or damage was immediately available. No tsunami threat was reported. The Mediterranean region, to which Algeria belongs, has been seismically active for decades, with a number of earthquakes having resulted in …
Magnitude 7.3 earthquake hits South Atlantic near Antarctica – USGSManila Bulletin

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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 1:49 am

Nepal Unveils $9 Billion Budget Focused On Earthquake Reconstruction – NDTV


NDTV

Nepal Unveils $9 Billion Budget Focused On Earthquake Reconstruction
NDTV
Millions continue to live in temporary shelters after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit the Himalayan nation in April 2015, killing nearly 9,000 people. Finance minister Bishnu Prasad Poudel outlined a $9.78 billion budget, allocating over $1 billion to
Nepal unveils $9 billion budget focused on quake reconstructionAl-Arabiya

all 29 news articles »

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 8:33 pm

Earthquake rocks Western Australia – Daily Star


Daily Star

Earthquake rocks Western Australia
Daily Star
The world has witnessed numerous disasters over the centuries and although most are man-made due to wars and terrorism, mother nature certainly dishes out her fair share of damage. 1 / 58. Deadly Tornado hits Uruguay, April 2016 Barcroft. Previous Next.

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Posted on 28 May 2016 | 6:05 pm

Earthquuuake! This app could warn you before the next big one hits – Digital Trends


Digital Trends

Earthquuuake! This app could warn you before the next big one hits
Digital Trends
When it comes to inclement weather, we're always looking for a way to stay a step ahead of the next storm or flood. That's what makes earthquakes such menacing disasters to face: They come quickly with little warning and can cause immense damage to …

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 4:10 pm

The earthquake threat and Portland’s buildings: Get the data – OregonLive.com


The earthquake threat and Portland's buildings: Get the data
OregonLive.com
Portland building officials released a map May 12 showing un-reinforced masonry buildings in the city — structures that are more prone to damage in an earthquake. On Thursday, city officials said they were placing all the data online. Lynne Palombo of

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 12:00 pm

South Sandwich Islands: Tsunami fears after massive 7.3 magnitude earthquake hits British territory in Atlantic Ocean – Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk

South Sandwich Islands: Tsunami fears after massive 7.3 magnitude earthquake hits British territory in Atlantic Ocean
Mirror.co.uk
South Sandwich Islands: Tsunami fears after massive 7.3 magnitude earthquake hits British territory in Atlantic Ocean. 11:36, 28 May 2016; Updated 13:59, 28 May 2016; By Sam Webb. A tsunami could strike the South Sandwich Islands in the Atlantic Ocean …
Massive earthquake hits South Sandwich IslandsDaily Star

all 4 news articles »

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 10:45 am

Strong 6.6M earthquake in Fiji Islands area, no tsunami threat – Hawaii 24/7 (press release)


SFGate

Strong 6.6M earthquake in Fiji Islands area, no tsunami threat
Hawaii 24/7 (press release)
TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 0543 UTC SAT MAY 28 2016 …PTWC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT… PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS …
A 6.3 earthquake has been recorded in the South Pacific.Stuff.co.nz
6.6-magnitude earthquake strikes near FijiSFGate
Magnitude 6.4 earthquake rocks TongaNew Zealand Herald
Newsroom America –Manawatu Standard
all 8 news articles »

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 5:53 am

Ecuador looks to pick up pieces and rebuild after devastating earthquake – PBS NewsHour


PBS NewsHour

Ecuador looks to pick up pieces and rebuild after devastating earthquake
PBS NewsHour
It's been just over a month since a deadly earthquake devastated Ecuador's Pacific coast, destroying thousands of buildings and impacting at least a quarter-million people. As the government struggles with recovery costs and moves to rebuild, the

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Posted on 26 May 2016 | 11:45 pm

Earthquake – BingNews

Western Australia earthquake biggest in six years

Western Australia’s biggest earthquake since 2010 – of magnitude 5.2 – rocked Norseman overnight, with reports of people as far away as Perth and Esperance feeling the earth shake. The whole region, which is about 770km east of Perth, shook for about ten …

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 3:44 am

Earthquake shakes WA’s Goldfields region; largest recorded since 2010

The Goldfields-Esperance region in Western Australia has been hit by the largest earthquake recorded in the state since April 2010. Four earthquakes hit about 50 kilometres east of Norseman overnight. The first was a magnitude 4.9 quake at 11:30pm, six …

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 1:16 am

Western Australia earthquake has strength of ‘atomic bomb’

Quake that shakes WA goldfields on Saturday and Sunday caused by tectonic plate stress An earthquake that shook Western Australia’s goldfields overnight had the strength of an “atomic bomb” blasting underground. Three earthquakes hit near Norseman …

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 12:14 am

Earthquake: M7.3 Near Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Today

An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 7.3 has been recorded near Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on 28 May 2016 09:47:03. The earthquake epicenter was located at precisely 69km NNE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the …

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 10:48 pm

Insurers raise rates as much as 300 percent for earthquake policies

OKLAHOMA CITY (TNS) — Oklahoma insurance regulators are concerned that the state’s market for earthquake insurance has become uncompetitive, which could cause problems if the state experiences a catastrophic quake, industry leaders said a public …

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 10:47 pm

WA earthquake like an ‘atomic bomb’

Rugby Union: Wallabies forward David Pocock has signed a three-year deal with Japanese side Panasonic Wild Knights. The 28-year-old will link up with the Robbie Deans’ coached Japanese champions following this year’s Spring tour to Europe. Rugby League …

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 8:50 pm

WA earthquake: Three tremors shook Norseman including a magnitude 5.2

Three tremors struck the WA Goldfields town of Norseman overnight. Picture: AP. AN earthquake that shook Western Australia’s Goldfields overnight had the strength of an “atomic bomb” blasting underground. Three earthquakes hit near Norseman …

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 6:26 pm

Nepal Unveils $9 Billion Budget Focused On Earthquake Reconstruction

Kathmandu, Nepal: Nepal’s government Saturday unveiled the first budget drawn up since the country introduced a new constitution last September, with a focus on funding reconstruction and reviving the battered economy. Millions continue to live in …

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 2:08 pm

How to Survive an Earthquake

A little knowledge and a few precautionary measures can enormously increase your chances of surviving an earthquake – or any other type of hazard. The keys are education and preparing in advance. The earthquake safety tips below will not make you an expert.

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 9:37 am

Oklahoma man warning others: Don’t get earthquake insurance

GLENCOE, Okla. – More and more Oklahomans are getting earthquake insurance, but many are asking if it is really worth it. A Glencoe man says it definitely is not. “It was a 3.3. It was basically under the house. It was 750 feet right out there and …

Posted on 26 May 2016 | 1:00 am