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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 2.8 – 98km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-29 02:39:54 UTC
2016-07-28 18:39:54 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
56.908°N 157.685°W
Depth
0.30 km (0.19 mi)

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 3:00 am

M 3.6 – 26km WSW of Perry, Oklahoma

ShakeMap – IV DYFI? – V

Time
2016-07-29 01:35:18 UTC
2016-07-28 20:35:18 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.216°N 97.574°W
Depth
1.31 km (0.81 mi)

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 3:36 am

M 2.9 – 99km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-29 00:57:06 UTC
2016-07-28 16:57:06 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
63.132°N 150.935°W
Depth
123.50 km (76.74 mi)

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 1:15 am

M 3.4 – 126km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-29 00:15:33 UTC
2016-07-28 20:15:33 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.448°N 65.242°W
Depth
82.00 km (50.95 mi)

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 12:45 am

M 4.4 – 95km W of Murghob, Tajikistan

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 22:51:11 UTC
2016-07-29 03:51:11 +05:00 at epicenter
Location
38.162°N 72.875°E
Depth
152.79 km (94.94 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 11:18 pm

M 2.8 – 43km WSW of Carlsbad, CA

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 22:47:44 UTC
2016-07-28 14:47:44 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
33.001°N 117.770°W
Depth
5.87 km (3.65 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 11:09 pm

M 4.9 – 107km ESE of Kuril’sk, Russia

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 21:55:40 UTC
2016-07-29 07:55:40 +10:00 at epicenter
Location
44.769°N 149.086°E
Depth
58.20 km (36.16 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 11:00 pm

M 3.4 – 118km S of Unalaska, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 20:14:18 UTC
2016-07-28 09:14:18 -11:00 at epicenter
Location
52.828°N 166.847°W
Depth
14.30 km (8.89 mi)

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 2:07 am

M 3.2 – 7km NE of San Simeon, California

DYFI? – III

Time
2016-07-28 20:13:20 UTC
2016-07-28 13:13:20 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
35.682°N 121.125°W
Depth
6.15 km (3.82 mi)

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 2:05 am

M 4.8 – 115km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 19:01:09 UTC
2016-07-29 05:01:09 +10:00 at epicenter
Location
6.136°S 154.456°E
Depth
64.78 km (40.25 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 8:22 pm

M 4.4 – 47km NNE of As Sukhnah, Syria

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 16:13:34 UTC
2016-07-28 19:13:34 +03:00 at epicenter
Location
35.279°N 39.089°E
Depth
28.82 km (17.91 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 4:28 pm

M 5.1 – 165km SE of Hihifo, Tonga

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 15:44:23 UTC
2016-07-28 04:44:23 -11:00 at epicenter
Location
16.797°S 172.471°W
Depth
16.44 km (10.22 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 4:37 pm

M 4.5 – 45km NNW of Kish, Iran

DYFI? – II

Time
2016-07-28 15:34:09 UTC
2016-07-28 20:04:09 +04:30 at epicenter
Location
26.904°N 53.770°E
Depth
34.13 km (21.21 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 3:53 pm

M 3.1 – 138km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 13:26:45 UTC
2016-07-28 09:26:45 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.550°N 65.269°W
Depth
42.00 km (26.10 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 6:44 pm

M 2.6 – 128km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 12:08:37 UTC
2016-07-28 04:08:37 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
68.982°N 147.641°W
Depth
0.00 km (0.00 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 12:45 pm

M 2.6 – 143km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 11:39:29 UTC
2016-07-28 07:39:29 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.615°N 65.288°W
Depth
25.00 km (15.53 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 5:42 pm

M 2.8 – 143km S of Buldir Island, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 10:01:26 UTC
2016-07-28 22:01:26 +12:00 at epicenter
Location
51.072°N 176.078°E
Depth
14.60 km (9.07 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 7:56 pm

M 2.9 – 144km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 09:51:59 UTC
2016-07-28 05:51:59 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.701°N 64.391°W
Depth
57.00 km (35.42 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 12:16 pm

M 2.7 – 22km SSW of Gardnerville Ranchos, Nevada

DYFI? – II

Time
2016-07-28 06:50:01 UTC
2016-07-27 23:50:01 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
38.682°N 119.831°W
Depth
-1.74 km (-1.08 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 4:05 pm

M 4.2 – 9km SW of Sokhumi, Georgia

DYFI? – I

Time
2016-07-28 06:05:15 UTC
2016-07-28 10:05:15 +04:00 at epicenter
Location
42.957°N 40.900°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 6:39 am

Earthquake – Google News

3.9 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded In Garfield Co. – news9.com KWTV


news9.com KWTV

3.9 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded In Garfield Co.
news9.com KWTV
Around 8:35 p.m., a 3.9 magnitude earthquake struck. Its epicenter was located 16 miles west, southwest of Perry, 20 miles southeast of Enid, and 24 miles north, northwest of Guthrie. It was just over a mile deep. At this time, no one has reported any

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 1:59 am

Emergency responders train in earthquake simulation at HSU – KRCRTV.COM


KRCRTV.COM

Emergency responders train in earthquake simulation at HSU
KRCRTV.COM
ARCATA, Calif. – Emergency responders went back to college at Humboldt State University Thursday for “Earthquake School” by getting hands-on training through a simulated exercise. About 40 people from various agencies worked together at an emergency …

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 1:28 am

Earthquake prognosticator and Glen Ellen raconteur Jim Berkland dies at 85 – Sonoma Index-Tribune


Sonoma Index-Tribune

Earthquake prognosticator and Glen Ellen raconteur Jim Berkland dies at 85
Sonoma Index-Tribune
After the highly-publicized “World Series Earthquake,” a series of misfires in his predictive method dogged Jim Berkland in the years following. He predicted on Fox News in March 2011 a massive earthquake in California would fall on March 26 of that

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 1:01 am

Small earthquake shakes North Coast – The San Luis Obispo Tribune


The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Small earthquake shakes North Coast
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
A map shows the epicenter of a small earthquake that rattled the North Coast on Thursday afternoon. Screenshot via USGS.gov. i. A map shows the epicenter of a small earthquake that rattled the North Coast on Thursday afternoon. Screenshot via USGS.gov.

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 8:37 pm

Earthquake-resilient pipeline could shake up future for aging infrastructure on west coast – Science Daily


Science Daily

Earthquake-resilient pipeline could shake up future for aging infrastructure on west coast
Science Daily
The test mimicked a fault rupture that can occur during an earthquake when global plates begin to slip past each other, causing the ground to shift and deform. A large, hydraulically powered "split box" imposed 2 feet of fault rupture along a 50-degree

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 7:30 pm

Earthquake warning system for NCR: What it will do, how it will work – The Indian Express


The Indian Express

Earthquake warning system for NCR: What it will do, how it will work
The Indian Express
Earthquake warning system for NCR: What it will do, how it will work. Procured by the Haryana government at a cost of about Rs 38 lakh, the system can issue a warning 30 seconds before a strong earthquake hits, and turn water and energy systems like …

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 6:56 pm

Earthquake Hits Near Dover, Arkansas – OzarksFirst.com


OzarksFirst.com

Earthquake Hits Near Dover, Arkansas
OzarksFirst.com
DOVER, Ark.(KARK) – Residents in Dover reported feeling an earthquake on Wednesday evening. A 2.8 magnitude earthquake hit after 7 p.m., according to the United States Geological Survey. The USGS reported that the earthquake hit about 2.5 miles …
Small earthquake shakes part of ArkansasArkansas Online

all 2 news articles »

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 1:38 pm

Magnitude 5.2 earthquake in Leyte, Cebu – GMA News


GMA News

Magnitude 5.2 earthquake in Leyte, Cebu
GMA News
A magnitude 5.2 earthquake hit parts of Leyte and Cebu City on Wednesday evening but it was too weak to cause damage to property, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology reported. State seismologists said the quake, which hit at 7:56 p.m
No damage reported from magnitude 5.2 earthquake in OrmocSun.Star

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Posted on 28 July 2016 | 10:12 am

Earthquake Clues From Ancient Temples in the Himalayas – New York Times


New York Times

Earthquake Clues From Ancient Temples in the Himalayas
New York Times
In it they wrote that the 1905 Kangra quake killed 18,815 people, and described the other in 1555 as “a destructive earthquake in Kashmir, which ruined towns, killed several hundred people, and changed the course of the River Vesha, a tributary of the …
Huge Quake for the Himalayas? Ancient Hindu Temples Hold CluesLive Science
Ancient temples in the Himalaya reveal signs of past earthquakesPhys.Org
India's Ancient Temples Offer Clues to Earthquake RisksArchaeology
UPI.com –The Statesman
all 18 news articles »

Posted on 27 July 2016 | 8:21 pm

Team to investigate possible Alpine Fault ‘mega’ earthquake – New Zealand Herald


The Southland Times

Team to investigate possible Alpine Fault 'mega' earthquake
New Zealand Herald
Officials are assembling a team of crack quake experts to investigate possible mega-shakes that could cause widespread destruction. The Alpine Fault along the South Island usually causes a severe earthquake every 300 years and the last one happened in …
Team granted funding to plan response for Alpine Fault megaquakeStuff.co.nz

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Posted on 27 July 2016 | 7:19 pm

Earthquake – BingNews

3.9 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded In Garfield Co.

Residents near Perry, Oklahoma felt quite a jolt Thursday night. Around 8:35 p.m., a 3.9 magnitude earthquake struck. Its epicenter was located 16 miles west, southwest of Perry, 20 miles southeast of Enid, and 24 miles north, northwest of Guthrie.

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 7:15 pm

Earthquake clues found in ancient temples in Himalayas

Adorned with hand-carved sculptures of gods and goddesses, the seventh-century stone and wooden temples scattered across northwestern India are marvels from an era when ancient kings ruled the Himalayas. But if you look carefully you’ll notice many have …

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 7:14 pm

Earthquake prognosticator and Glen Ellen raconteur Jim Berkland

After the highly-publicized “World Series Earthquake,” a series of misfires in his predictive method dogged Jim Berkland in the years following. He predicted on Fox News in March 2011 a massive earthquake in California would fall on March 26 of that …

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 6:58 pm

China launches first sale of earthquake insurance

Just before the 40th anniversary of the devastating Tangshan earthquake, China has launched the country’s first earthquake insurance policy. Coincidentally, the very first policy was sold in Tangshan itself. So-called ‘Catastrophe Insurance’ is seen by the …

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 6:04 pm

‘The Haiti Earthquake Has Been Great For Digicel And Denis O’Brien’

The new documentary based on Peter Schweizer’s book, Clinton Cash: The Untold Story of How and Why Foreign Governments and Businesses Helped Make Bill and Hillary Rich. So, it has a bit of a slant, in fairness. From the documentary (at 25 minutes …

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 8:22 am

Earthquake Hits Near Dover, Arkansas

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. DOVER, Ark.(KARK) – Residents in Dover reported feeling an earthquake on Wednesday evening. A 2.8 magnitude earthquake hit after 7 p.m., according to the United States Geological …

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 7:46 am

Earthquake insurance launched in China

Ahead of the 40th anniversary of the devastating Tangshan earthquake, China has launched the country’s first earthquake insurance policy. Coincidentally, the very first policy was sold in Tangshan itself. So-called ‘Catastrophe Insurance’ is seen by the …

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 12:11 am

Earthquake in Japan: 5.4 magnitude tremors shake Tokyo

An earthquake shook Tokyo late today, but there were no reports of damage or casualties. The 5.4 magnitude jolt was felt in Tokyo and areas of eastern Japan at 11:47 am, the US Geological Survey said. The quake comes a week after the capital’s high-rise …

Posted on 27 July 2016 | 7:43 pm

Earthquake Clues From Ancient Temples in the Himalayas

Adorned with hand-carved sculptures of Hindu gods and goddesses, the seventh-century stone and wooden temples scattered across northwestern India are marvels from an era when ancient kings ruled the Himalayas. But if you look carefully you’ll notice many …

Posted on 27 July 2016 | 2:27 pm

Shallow M6.0 earthquake hits off the coast of Aisen, Chile

A shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit off the coast of Aisen, Chile at 01:25 UTC on July 27, 2016. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). CSN Chile is reporting Mw6.0 at a depth of 14.6 km (9 miles). According to the USGS …

Posted on 27 July 2016 | 2:20 pm