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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 2.5 – 30km NE of McGrath, Alaska

Time
2017-04-27 15:40:01 UTC
2017-04-27 06:40:01 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
63.176°N 155.234°W
Depth
3.90 km (2.42 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:48 pm

M 5.7 – 77km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska

PAGER – GREEN ShakeMap – IV

Time
2017-04-27 14:46:33 UTC
2017-04-28 02:46:33 +12:00 at epicenter
Location
51.257°N 178.617°E
Depth
19.00 km (11.81 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 4:00 pm

M 4.4 – 57km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska

ShakeMap – III

Time
2017-04-27 14:44:30 UTC
2017-04-27 04:44:30 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
57.538°N 154.940°W
Depth
11.40 km (7.08 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:21 pm

M 5.1 – 210km WNW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

Time
2017-04-27 13:35:20 UTC
2017-04-27 11:35:20 -02:00 at epicenter
Location
55.832°S 30.219°W
Depth
32.86 km (20.42 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:52 pm

M 2.7 – 13km NE of Pahala, Hawaii

Time
2017-04-27 12:25:52 UTC
2017-04-27 02:25:52 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
19.284°N 155.378°W
Depth
3.24 km (2.01 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 12:31 pm

M 4.9 – 164km S of Methoni, Greece

Time
2017-04-27 12:04:27 UTC
2017-04-27 13:04:27 +01:00 at epicenter
Location
35.352°N 21.423°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 12:22 pm

M 4.9 – 93km W of Kirakira, Solomon Islands

Time
2017-04-27 09:31:18 UTC
2017-04-27 20:31:18 +11:00 at epicenter
Location
10.401°S 161.065°E
Depth
45.65 km (28.37 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:52 am

M 2.8 – 67km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska

Time
2017-04-27 09:16:40 UTC
2017-04-26 23:16:40 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
57.424°N 155.089°W
Depth
55.20 km (34.30 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:30 am

M 2.6 – 4km NW of Rangely, Colorado

DYFI? – II

Time
2017-04-27 09:11:33 UTC
2017-04-27 02:11:33 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
40.123°N 108.837°W
Depth
4.34 km (2.70 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:54 pm

M 4.7 – 38km SW of Valparaiso, Chile

DYFI? – V

Time
2017-04-27 08:24:40 UTC
2017-04-27 03:24:40 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
33.257°S 71.947°W
Depth
20.87 km (12.97 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 10:26 am

M 4.6 – 58km SSW of Krajan Tambakrejo, Indonesia

Time
2017-04-27 07:03:12 UTC
2017-04-27 14:03:12 +07:00 at epicenter
Location
8.875°S 112.467°E
Depth
71.21 km (44.25 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 8:45 am

M 4.1 – 39km SW of Valparaiso, Chile

DYFI? – IV

Time
2017-04-27 06:55:45 UTC
2017-04-27 01:55:45 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
33.271°S 71.953°W
Depth
26.07 km (16.20 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 11:09 am

M 2.7 – 1km ENE of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

Time
2017-04-27 06:37:42 UTC
2017-04-27 02:37:42 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.207°N 67.128°W
Depth
29.00 km (18.02 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:36 pm

M 5.0 – 43km SW of Valparaiso, Chile

DYFI? – VI

Time
2017-04-27 05:09:22 UTC
2017-04-27 00:09:22 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
33.292°S 71.979°W
Depth
20.06 km (12.46 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 4:17 pm

M 3.3 – 15km N of Cantwell, Alaska

DYFI? – III

Time
2017-04-27 05:08:39 UTC
2017-04-26 20:08:39 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
63.532°N 148.976°W
Depth
9.40 km (5.84 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 6:34 am

M 3.2 – 8km N of Cantwell, Alaska

Time
2017-04-27 05:08:03 UTC
2017-04-26 20:08:03 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
63.466°N 148.956°W
Depth
1.10 km (0.68 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:10 pm

M 3.7 – 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii

ShakeMap – IV

Time
2017-04-27 04:37:23 UTC
2017-04-26 18:37:23 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
19.421°N 155.614°W
Depth
3.14 km (1.95 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 6:38 am

M 4.9 – Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Time
2017-04-27 03:45:54 UTC
2017-04-27 00:45:54 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
8.482°N 39.579°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 4:04 am

M 2.8 – 10km ESE of Mammoth Lakes, California

DYFI? – II

Time
2017-04-27 02:22:38 UTC
2017-04-26 18:22:38 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
37.625°N 118.857°W
Depth
7.72 km (4.80 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 4:46 am

M 2.5 – 75km W of Anchor Point, Alaska

Time
2017-04-27 02:12:44 UTC
2017-04-26 17:12:44 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
59.750°N 153.179°W
Depth
101.60 km (63.13 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 2:22 am

M 4.5 – Carlsberg Ridge

Time
2017-04-26 22:57:52 UTC
2017-04-27 02:57:52 +04:00 at epicenter
Location
10.053°N 57.423°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 11:15 pm

M 5.0 – Pacific-Antarctic Ridge

Time
2017-04-26 22:28:31 UTC
2017-04-26 13:28:31 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
54.927°S 130.334°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:51 pm

M 4.7 – 189km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji

Time
2017-04-26 22:25:19 UTC
2017-04-26 10:25:19 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
22.145°S 179.584°W
Depth
574.18 km (356.78 mi)

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:43 pm

M 2.5 – 5km WNW of The Geysers, California

Time
2017-04-26 22:19:31 UTC
2017-04-26 14:19:31 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
38.796°N 122.812°W
Depth
2.43 km (1.51 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 12:37 am

M 4.2 – 136km SE of Iquique, Chile

Time
2017-04-26 21:59:00 UTC
2017-04-26 17:59:00 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
20.956°S 69.092°W
Depth
104.48 km (64.92 mi)

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:59 pm

M 2.9 – 40km SW of Greenfield, California

Time
2017-04-26 21:56:54 UTC
2017-04-26 13:56:54 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
36.085°N 121.587°W
Depth
16.44 km (10.22 mi)

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 2:09 am

M 4.2 – 64km NW of Dobo, Indonesia

Time
2017-04-26 18:26:24 UTC
2017-04-27 03:26:24 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
5.324°S 133.835°E
Depth
34.68 km (21.55 mi)

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 8:25 pm

M 5.2 – 103km ENE of Iquique, Chile

DYFI? – III

Time
2017-04-26 18:12:32 UTC
2017-04-26 14:12:32 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.704°S 69.321°W
Depth
109.03 km (67.75 mi)

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:41 pm

M 4.2 – 140km E of Manokwari, Indonesia

Time
2017-04-26 18:00:20 UTC
2017-04-27 03:00:20 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
0.846°S 135.343°E
Depth
68.30 km (42.44 mi)

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 8:12 pm

M 5.0 – 284km SE of Lambasa, Fiji

Time
2017-04-26 17:31:13 UTC
2017-04-26 05:31:13 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
17.943°S 178.468°W
Depth
568.32 km (353.14 mi)

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 9:12 pm

Earthquake – Google News

Earthquake measuring 1.7 magnitude strikes tiny Cumbria village of Aspatria – Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk

Earthquake measuring 1.7 magnitude strikes tiny Cumbria village of Aspatria
Mirror.co.uk
This is the fourth time Cumbria has been hit by an earthquake this year. But experts from the British Geological Society say it would have been felt by very few people as earthquakes need to have a magnitude of 2.5 or above before they are noticeable.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:07 pm

Rocking and rolling: Cornwall’s biggest earthquakes revealed – Cornwall Live


Cornwall Live

Rocking and rolling: Cornwall's biggest earthquakes revealed
Cornwall Live
Unlike earthquake hotspots like Japan and San Francisco, Cornwall is not exactly renowned for its rocking and rolling. After it was revealed this week that Gweek has more seismic action than much of the rest of the UK, Cornwall Live decided to take a

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 12:43 pm

Earthquake list names Cornwall village of Gweek in top 10 UK hotspots – Cornwall Live


Cornwall Live

Earthquake list names Cornwall village of Gweek in top 10 UK hotspots
Cornwall Live
A new study of figures dating back to the 1970s has revealed for the first time Cornwall's most prone earthquake hotspot. It is, err, the peaceful village of Gweek and the area around Port Navas on the picturesque Helford River. According to the data

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 8:44 pm

The journey to earthquake preparation, awareness – The Aggie


The Aggie

The journey to earthquake preparation, awareness
The Aggie
Although residents of California continue to be daunted by the threat of earthquakes, one can easily ignore the risks of such a natural disaster and act as if it will never occur. However, as California is home to one of the most dangerous faults, the

and more »

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 5:10 pm

Scottish earthquake tally hits 4,000 – BBC News – BBC News


BBC News

Scottish earthquake tally hits 4,000 – BBC News
BBC News
There were more than 4,000 earthquakes recorded across Scotland over the past 50 years, including a 4.4 magnitude quake in Knoydart Peninsula in 1974.
Llyn Peninsula named in top 10 UK earthquake hotspots – BBC NewsBBC News
Gwynedd named as a top UK earthquake hotspotDaily Post North Wales
Media shouldn't sensationalise earthquakesZee News (blog)
The Hans India
all 7 news articles »

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 2:32 pm

One year after earthquake, Ecuador continues to rebuild – Episcopal News Service


Episcopal News Service

One year after earthquake, Ecuador continues to rebuild
Episcopal News Service
The Diocese of Ecuador Litoral has been a spiritual companion to the congregations of the four churches most affected by the earthquake and it has also worked with community members who lost everything and are still one year later trying to return to

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 4:43 pm

Ripple Effects of New Zealand Earthquake Continue to This Day – Scientific American


Scientific American

Ripple Effects of New Zealand Earthquake Continue to This Day
Scientific American
The consequences of a magnitude-7.8 earthquake that struck New Zealand on 14 November 2016 are still rippling through the country. The quake, which killed two people and caused billions of dollars of damage, ruptured a complex set of geological faults …

and more »

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 4:00 pm

6.9 Magnitude earthquake rocks Chile – KTRK-TV


KTRK-TV

6.9 Magnitude earthquake rocks Chile
KTRK-TV
The moment a 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit Chile was caught on cell phone video. The video shows buildings swaying and people running into the streets. The quake's rocking and shaking lasted for about 30 seconds. It hit off the coast of Chile, near the
Chile earthquake: major quake strikes off coast but no tsunami expectedThe Guardian
6.9-magnitude earthquake strikes ChileKABC-TV
M=6.0 earthquake punctuates a sustained seismic swarm off Valparaíso, Chiletemblor
SFGate –Aljazeera.com –fox2now.com
all 141 news articles »

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 12:02 pm

More earthquakes hit Lancaster County than any other place in … – LancasterOnline


LancasterOnline

More earthquakes hit Lancaster County than any other place in …
LancasterOnline
When a small earthquake rattled Lancaster County on Sunday, local seismic expert Charles Scharnberger had one immediate thought.
'I sure felt it' Earthquake shakes parts of Lancaster County | WPMT …FOX43.com

all 3 news articles »

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 10:32 am

A look at Nepal’s progress in earthquake recovery – Fox News


TIME

A look at Nepal's progress in earthquake recovery
Fox News
KATHMANDU, Nepal – Two years ago, Nepal was ravaged by a massive 7.8-magnitude earthquake that killed nearly 9,000 people and left another 4 million homeless as their humble homes built from brick and stone were toppled within seconds.
Two Years After the Devastating Earthquake, Nepal's Women Have Become Easy Prey for TraffickersTIME
Nepal's earthquake disaster: Two years and $4.1bn laterAljazeera.com
Nepal visitor numbers higher than before the 2015 earthquakeThe Independent
Amnesty International
all 92 news articles »

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 10:14 am

Earthquake – BingNews

Dream Interpretation: Earthquake

If you dream about an earthquake, you may be shaken up about something in your waking hours. Perhaps you feel like you don’t have the stability you did in your job or your home life so you have a fear of no structure or balance. You may feel like your …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:18 am

Earthquake recorded in Cumbria

An earthquake was recorded in Cumbria this morning. The British Geological Survey say the quake struck near Aspatria shortly after 10.30am. It measured in at 1.7 on the Richter scale at a depth of 4km. The epicentre was just off the A595 at Fletchertown …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 8:58 am

McCrostie Trucking picks up award for keeping packages flowing post-earthquake

A trucking company that has kept courier packages flowing in the Top of the South since the earthquake has been honoured with a national award for its efforts. McCrostie Trucking, based near St Arnaud, received the Linehaul Contractor of the Year at the …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 8:56 am

Moderate earthquake, 5.3 mag strikes near Little Sitkin Island in Alaska

A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 70 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (43 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54.07 km (34 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/04/17 / 2017-04-27 14:46:37 / April …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 8:49 am

Researchers Developing Cellphone-Based Earthquake Detector

Cellphones are being used to form an earthquake detection network that could eventually be deployed through crowdsourcing as part of the ‘Internet of things.’ April 25, 2017—Add earthquake detector to the long list of tasks a smartphone can handle …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 7:34 am

The Inside Scoop on the Chilean Earthquake Swarm

Chile experienced a series of rather substantial earthquakes over the past several days, culminating in a fairly significant M 6.9 jolt. Well – significant to those of us not living in Chile, that is. As you’re about to see, residents of this South …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 6:53 am

Second Anniversary of Gorkha Earthquake: Govt for building back better Nepal

Apr 27, 2017- Emphasising on the Build Back Better (BBB) recovery, the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) and the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) on Wednesday shed lights on recovery and reconstruction works in the last two years to mark the second …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 2:13 am

Chile Earthquake Today 2017 Hits Near Peru, Bolivia

ST LOUIS (LALATE) – Another strong Chile earthquake today 2017 has just struck. But the terremoto en Chile hoy, a 5.2 magnitude temblor, hit on land as opposed to out to sea. Damage assessment is pending. USGS indicates to news that a 5.2 magnitude Chile …

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 8:45 pm

Ripple effects of New Zealand earthquake continue to this day

November tremor sparked slow, deep movements in Earth’s crust that increase the chances of a similar severe quake within a year. The consequences of a magnitude-7.8 earthquake that struck New Zealand on 14 November 2016 are still rippling through the …

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:04 am

Nepal’s ‘Invisible’ Children Are Still Falling Through The Net Two Years After The Earthquake

It has been two years since a massive earthquake shook Nepal, killing 9,000 people and leaving more than 50,000 classrooms destroyed. More than eight million people were affected, and over a million children were left with nowhere to go to school.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 8:30 am