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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 2.6 – 4km WSW of Borrego Springs, CA

DYFI? – II

Time
2016-08-26 23:25:52 UTC
2016-08-26 16:25:52 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
33.248°N 116.414°W
Depth
5.34 km (3.32 mi)

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 12:04 am

M 3.2 – 49km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska

Time
2016-08-26 23:17:18 UTC
2016-08-26 15:17:18 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
63.558°N 148.061°W
Depth
2.80 km (1.74 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 11:40 pm

M 3.8 – 48km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska

Time
2016-08-26 23:11:25 UTC
2016-08-26 15:11:25 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
63.559°N 147.995°W
Depth
2.00 km (1.24 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 11:31 pm

M 4.5 – 7km S of Sanchez, Dominican Republic

DYFI? – III

Time
2016-08-26 22:08:35 UTC
2016-08-26 18:08:35 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.159°N 69.627°W
Depth
89.47 km (55.59 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:58 pm

M 2.6 – 10km NE of Crescent, Oklahoma

Time
2016-08-26 21:58:18 UTC
2016-08-26 16:58:18 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.026°N 97.523°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:40 pm

M 4.2 – 84km WNW of Coquimbo, Chile

Time
2016-08-26 21:00:48 UTC
2016-08-26 16:00:48 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
29.622°S 72.129°W
Depth
11.29 km (7.02 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:12 pm

M 4.1 – 64km NNW of Atka, Alaska

Time
2016-08-26 20:33:18 UTC
2016-08-26 08:33:18 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
52.720°N 174.615°W
Depth
205.34 km (127.59 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:41 pm

M 4.7 – 157km NNE of Mohean, India

Time
2016-08-26 18:20:50 UTC
2016-08-27 00:20:50 +06:00 at epicenter
Location
9.230°N 93.986°E
Depth
45.84 km (28.48 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:06 pm

M 4.5 – 139km NNW of Clyde River, Canada

Time
2016-08-26 17:54:49 UTC
2016-08-26 12:54:49 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
71.679°N 69.539°W
Depth
14.93 km (9.28 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:12 pm

M 2.9 – 82km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska

Time
2016-08-26 16:16:22 UTC
2016-08-26 08:16:22 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
62.991°N 150.795°W
Depth
100.00 km (62.14 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:38 pm

M 5.1 – 14km NNW of Santa Monica, Philippines

DYFI? – II

Time
2016-08-26 15:53:25 UTC
2016-08-26 23:53:25 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
10.132°N 125.963°E
Depth
97.61 km (60.65 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:12 pm

M 5.2 – 107km NW of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

DYFI? – III

Time
2016-08-26 15:48:39 UTC
2016-08-27 01:48:39 +10:00 at epicenter
Location
8.661°S 146.599°E
Depth
27.04 km (16.80 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:28 pm

M 2.7 – 99km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska

Time
2016-08-26 15:19:42 UTC
2016-08-26 07:19:42 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.216°N 153.202°W
Depth
14.30 km (8.89 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:43 pm

M 4.6 – 133km NE of Anton Lizardo, Mexico

Time
2016-08-26 12:23:33 UTC
2016-08-26 06:23:33 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
19.943°N 95.123°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 2:39 pm

M 4.9 – South Georgia Island region

Time
2016-08-26 11:58:43 UTC
2016-08-26 09:58:43 -02:00 at epicenter
Location
55.361°S 31.408°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 1:18 pm

M 2.8 – 24km W of Medford, Oklahoma

Time
2016-08-26 11:58:02 UTC
2016-08-26 06:58:02 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.848°N 98.007°W
Depth
6.95 km (4.32 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 12:24 pm

M 4.8 – 115km NE of Mazamari, Peru

Time
2016-08-26 11:01:10 UTC
2016-08-26 06:01:10 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
10.712°S 73.678°W
Depth
120.10 km (74.63 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 12:06 pm

M 4.7 – South Georgia Island region

Time
2016-08-26 10:35:37 UTC
2016-08-26 08:35:37 -02:00 at epicenter
Location
55.179°S 31.399°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:51 am

M 2.5 – 82km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Time
2016-08-26 10:20:14 UTC
2016-08-26 06:20:14 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.154°N 64.722°W
Depth
11.00 km (6.84 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 12:35 pm

M 4.5 – 88km ENE of Khash, Iran

Time
2016-08-26 10:19:23 UTC
2016-08-26 14:49:23 +04:30 at epicenter
Location
28.441°N 62.086°E
Depth
15.26 km (9.48 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:16 pm

M 2.8 – 78km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Time
2016-08-26 10:14:46 UTC
2016-08-26 06:14:46 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.125°N 64.693°W
Depth
52.00 km (32.31 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:34 am

M 4.1 – 34km NNE of Taltal, Chile

Time
2016-08-26 10:08:36 UTC
2016-08-26 06:08:36 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
25.102°S 70.402°W
Depth
60.40 km (37.53 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:14 pm

M 2.9 – 86km ENE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Time
2016-08-26 09:50:21 UTC
2016-08-26 04:50:21 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
19.006°N 67.720°W
Depth
25.00 km (15.53 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 12:05 pm

M 2.5 – 17km ESE of Anza, CA

DYFI? – II

Time
2016-08-26 08:29:05 UTC
2016-08-26 01:29:05 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
33.498°N 116.508°W
Depth
12.51 km (7.77 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:49 pm

M 3.5 – 59km NW of Rincon, Puerto Rico

Time
2016-08-26 08:13:32 UTC
2016-08-26 03:13:32 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
18.697°N 67.667°W
Depth
30.00 km (18.64 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 2:57 pm

M 4.2 – 65km SSW of Ayacucho, Peru

Time
2016-08-26 07:53:29 UTC
2016-08-26 02:53:29 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
13.666°S 74.536°W
Depth
76.15 km (47.32 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:14 am

M 2.7 – 25km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico

Time
2016-08-26 06:57:05 UTC
2016-08-26 02:57:05 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.644°N 67.283°W
Depth
29.00 km (18.02 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:38 am

M 2.7 – 28km NW of Christiansted, U.S. Virgin Islands

Time
2016-08-26 06:53:32 UTC
2016-08-26 02:53:32 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
17.912°N 64.910°W
Depth
16.00 km (9.94 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:22 am

M 4.9 – 96km SE of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia

Time
2016-08-26 06:07:29 UTC
2016-08-26 18:07:29 +12:00 at epicenter
Location
23.092°S 172.626°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:35 am

M 2.6 – 85km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Time
2016-08-26 05:08:01 UTC
2016-08-26 01:08:01 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.183°N 64.727°W
Depth
15.00 km (9.32 mi)

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:18 am

Earthquake – Google News

ShakeAlert provides earthquake early warning system – TechCrunch


TechCrunch

ShakeAlert provides earthquake early warning system
TechCrunch
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and a series of university partners are developing an earthquake early warning system called ShakeAlert, which aims to provide the general public with alerts up to 10 seconds before an earthquake hits. The system is

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 11:35 pm

Italy earthquake: Day of national mourning for victims – BBC News


Wall Street Journal

Italy earthquake: Day of national mourning for victims
BBC News
A day of national mourning has begun in Italy for the almost 300 people who died when a powerful earthquake hit mountainous central regions. Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is due to attend state funerals for victims from Arquata, one of the worst-hit towns.
Italy Earthquake: Mayor of Amatrice Vows to RebuildWall Street Journal
Italy earthquake: More than 2000 forced to live in campsCNN
In Italy, The Endless EarthquakeDaily Beast
USA TODAY –NBCNews.com –The Guardian
all 795 news articles »

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 11:17 pm

Italy earthquake survivor: ‘You can’t live in fear’ – USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Italy earthquake survivor: 'You can't live in fear'
USA TODAY
The three most powerful earthquakes in Italy in the last 20 years — with epicenters in Umbria, L'Aquila, and Wednesday's magnitude 6.2 temblor near Amatrice — form a triangle, with Posta right in the middle. And yet the town has for the most part

and more »

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:23 pm

Photos show the destruction of ancient temples after powerful Myanmar earthquake – AOL News


AOL News

Photos show the destruction of ancient temples after powerful Myanmar earthquake
AOL News
A powerful earthquake struck the city of Bagan in central Myanmar on Wednesday. The earthquake registered a 6.8 on the Richter Scale and killed at least three people. Bagan is famous for its historic Buddhist temples and ancient history. The quake …
Myanmar earthquake: Images from Bagan historic sitesBBC News
Earthquake in Myanmar Kills 3 and Damages Over 170 TemplesNew York Times
Ancient Buddhist pagodas damaged in Myanmar's magnitude 6.8 earthquakeLos Angeles Times
NPR –CNBC –International Business Times
all 559 news articles »

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:04 pm

Deadly Earthquake Rocks Italy; Days Later, Strong Aftershocks Continue to Cause Problems | The Weather Channel – The Weather Channel


The Weather Channel

Deadly Earthquake Rocks Italy; Days Later, Strong Aftershocks Continue to Cause Problems | The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel
As strong aftershocks continue to rattle central Italy days after a large magnitude 6.2 earthquake, officials are losing hope of finding additional survivors. The aftershocks damaged the devastated town of Amatrice even further. On Friday, the biggest
Italian earthquake in Amatrice killed at least 3 BritonsDaily Mail
Earthquake in Italy: Three Britons among 250 dead as rescuers search demolished townsTelegraph.co.uk
Italy earthquake: Girl pulled from rubble undergoes surgeryCNN
New York Times –Wall Street Journal –Scientific American
all 3,008 news articles »

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 12:10 pm

Refugees In Italy Donate Money And Help Clean Up After Earthquake – Huffington Post


Huffington Post

Refugees In Italy Donate Money And Help Clean Up After Earthquake
Huffington Post
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Asylum seekers in Italy have rallied to help survivors of the earthquake that killed at least 250 people in Italy, donating money and helping to clear up after the disaster, charity workers said on Thursday.

and more »

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 11:59 am

‘I had said adieu’: nun tells of Italian earthquake ordeal – The Guardian


The Guardian

'I had said adieu': nun tells of Italian earthquake ordeal
The Guardian
Of all the distressing images from this week's devastating earthquake in central Italy, one stood out. It was of a nun in her grey habit, her face strained and bloodied, slumped by the roadside and sending a text on her mobile phone. Behind her, on a
Nun in iconic Italy earthquake photo texted friends 'adieu'AOL News

all 25 news articles »

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 11:26 am

Hamilton kindy teacher loses family in Italy earthquake – Stuff.co.nz


Stuff.co.nz

Hamilton kindy teacher loses family in Italy earthquake
Stuff.co.nz
A Hamilton kindergarten teacher has rushed home to Italy after learning that her mother and brother were killed during Wednesday's 6.2 magnitude earthquake. Anna Maria Masciolini, 68, and Luca Grondona, 35, were killed as they holidayed at their family …

and more »

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 11:21 am

5 things for Friday, August 26: Italy earthquake, nuns killed, Ryan Lochte – CNN


CNN

5 things for Friday, August 26: Italy earthquake, nuns killed, Ryan Lochte
CNN
Now you can get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here. (CNN) Happy Friday. First, an apology. A glitch on our part sent the newsletter to your inboxes not at 6 a.m. but at noon yesterday. Embarrassing! It's all

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Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:25 am

Volunteers Make Up More Than Half Of First Responders After Italy Earthquake – Huffington Post


Huffington Post

Volunteers Make Up More Than Half Of First Responders After Italy Earthquake
Huffington Post
A volunteer helps rescuers search for victims in damaged buildings after a strong earthquake hit Amatrice on August 24, 2016. A powerful pre-dawn earthquake devastated mountain villages in central Italy on August 24, 2016, leaving at least 240 people

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Posted on 25 August 2016 | 3:49 pm

Earthquake – BingNews

In Italy, The Endless Earthquake

AMATRICE, Italy — If you have ever felt the heart-stopping tremor of an earthquake, you know well that the initial jolt is just the beginning. What follows is almost always a relentless cascade of aftershocks, which can feel something like a scary …

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:37 pm

Three Britons named among victims of Amatrice earthquake

Maria and Will Henniker-Gotley, 51 and 55, and Marcos Burnett, 14, died in quake in central Italy on Wednesday Three Britons including a 14-year-old boy were among the 281 people killed in the earthquake in Italy, their families have said. Maria and Will …

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:56 pm

Death toll rises to 278 in Italian earthquake

Italian authorities say the death toll in central Italy’s devastating earthquake has risen to 278. Civil protection officials gave the updated toll at a briefing Friday afternoon, adding that 238 other people caught up in the quake were rescued. The death …

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:55 pm

Italy earthquake: Day of national mourning for victims

A day of national mourning has begun in Italy for the almost 300 people who died when a powerful earthquake hit mountainous central regions. Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is due to attend state funerals for victims from Arquata, one of the worst-hit towns.

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:52 pm

The Latest: Death toll rises to 281 in Italian earthquake

AMATRICE, Italy — The Latest on the earthquake in Italy (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Italian authorities say the death toll in central Italy’s devastating earthquake has risen to 281. Civil protection officials gave the updated toll late Friday …

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 2:46 pm

Italy earthquake: More than 2,000 forced to live in camps

Amatrice, Italy (CNN)Desperately needing food and shelter, more than 2,000 Italians are taking refuge in makeshift camps after this week’s powerful earthquake that killed at least 267 people and flattened entire villages. Camps have been set up in several …

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 11:57 am

Italian Earthquake: A Tragedy Hundreds of Millions of Years in the Making

The earthquake that killed at least 250 people in the middle of the night in central Italy was no surprise, experts said Wednesday. After all, it was created by the same complex forces that gave birth to the mighty Alps beginning three-quarters of a …

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:57 am

The First Long, Dark Night After The Earthquake In Central Italy

AMATRICE, Italy ― A garage has been turned into a morgue. Outside the entrance to this underground space, a line of people has formed. Many of them are wrapped in quilts, calmly awaiting painful answers regarding their missing loved ones. “I’m …

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:50 am

Italian Earthquake Survivors Recount Harrowing Escapes, Tragic Loss

PESCARA DEL TRONTO, Italy—Rita Caiella is staying put here, even after a powerful earthquake destroyed her house and much of the town she has called home for four decades. The 69-year-old refused offers of hospitality from friends in other towns …

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:52 am

Italian chefs comfort earthquake victims with food

Italian chefs comfort earthquake victims with food Survivors of a deadly earthquake in central Italy get a hot meal thanks to a volunteer chefs’ association, and the Civil Protection Agency sets up tents for the night. Video provided by AFP Check out …

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:10 am