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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 4.6 – South of the Fiji Islands

Time
2017-05-23 09:05:57 UTC
2017-05-23 21:05:57 +12:00 at epicenter
Location
24.139°S 179.044°E
Depth
547.63 km (340.28 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 9:24 am

M 2.9 – 27km SSE of Homer, Alaska

Time
2017-05-23 08:48:51 UTC
2017-05-22 23:48:51 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
59.419°N 151.358°W
Depth
34.40 km (21.38 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 9:04 am

M 2.5 – 9km WNW of The Geysers, California

Time
2017-05-23 08:23:11 UTC
2017-05-23 00:23:11 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
38.824°N 122.853°W
Depth
2.09 km (1.30 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 9:51 am

M 4.8 – 48km WSW of Raoul Island, New Zealand

Time
2017-05-23 07:02:36 UTC
2017-05-22 19:02:36 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
29.379°S 178.384°W
Depth
214.57 km (133.33 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 8:12 am

M 2.5 – 27km WNW of Larsen Bay, Alaska

Time
2017-05-23 05:17:30 UTC
2017-05-22 20:17:30 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
57.655°N 154.383°W
Depth
33.10 km (20.57 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 5:23 am

M 2.7 – 21km N of Pahala, Hawaii

Time
2017-05-23 04:00:30 UTC
2017-05-22 18:00:30 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
19.397°N 155.491°W
Depth
6.46 km (4.01 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 4:06 am

M 2.7 – 20km N of Pahala, Hawaii

Time
2017-05-23 03:59:57 UTC
2017-05-22 17:59:57 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
19.394°N 155.485°W
Depth
8.12 km (5.05 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 4:05 am

M 3.8 – 41km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska

Time
2017-05-23 02:38:19 UTC
2017-05-22 16:38:19 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
51.565°N 178.465°W
Depth
4.80 km (2.98 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 4:07 am

M 2.8 – 78km WNW of Skagway, Alaska

Time
2017-05-23 01:37:52 UTC
2017-05-22 17:37:52 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.742°N 136.588°W
Depth
1.00 km (0.62 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 2:54 am

M 3.0 – 27km WSW of Haines, Alaska

Time
2017-05-23 01:37:43 UTC
2017-05-22 16:37:43 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
59.114°N 135.864°W
Depth
26.50 km (16.47 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 1:40 am

M 3.1 – 34km WSW of King Salmon, Alaska

DYFI? – II

Time
2017-05-22 21:04:21 UTC
2017-05-22 12:04:21 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
58.535°N 157.173°W
Depth
0.00 km (0.00 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 3:21 am

M 4.3 – 105km S of Leksula, Indonesia

Time
2017-05-22 20:35:54 UTC
2017-05-23 04:35:54 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
4.733°S 126.614°E
Depth
42.68 km (26.52 mi)

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:44 pm

M 4.5 – 101km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina

Time
2017-05-22 19:24:57 UTC
2017-05-22 16:24:57 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
24.054°S 67.299°W
Depth
225.04 km (139.83 mi)

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:21 pm

M 3.3 – 12km WSW of Pahala, Hawaii

DYFI? – IV

Time
2017-05-22 17:28:32 UTC
2017-05-22 07:28:32 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
19.175°N 155.597°W
Depth
10.66 km (6.62 mi)

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 5:29 am

M 4.3 – 187km S of Nikolski, Alaska

Time
2017-05-22 16:51:22 UTC
2017-05-22 05:51:22 -11:00 at epicenter
Location
51.253°N 169.036°W
Depth
26.08 km (16.21 mi)

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 7:18 pm

M 5.3 – 133km S of Hihifo, Tonga

Time
2017-05-22 16:41:06 UTC
2017-05-22 04:41:06 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
17.131°S 173.505°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 6:51 pm

M 4.2 – 103km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina

Time
2017-05-22 15:47:32 UTC
2017-05-22 12:47:32 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
24.230°S 67.341°W
Depth
204.64 km (127.16 mi)

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 4:40 pm

M 4.3 – 209km WSW of Tual, Indonesia

Time
2017-05-22 15:14:16 UTC
2017-05-23 00:14:16 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
6.038°S 130.892°E
Depth
98.99 km (61.51 mi)

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 4:23 pm

M 4.5 – 54km SSE of Santa Lucia, Peru

DYFI? – III

Time
2017-05-22 14:27:30 UTC
2017-05-22 09:27:30 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
16.177°S 70.485°W
Depth
51.09 km (31.75 mi)

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 4:51 pm

M 4.2 – 72km S of Calama, Chile

Time
2017-05-22 14:23:09 UTC
2017-05-22 10:23:09 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
23.116°S 69.055°W
Depth
107.60 km (66.86 mi)

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 2:48 pm

Earthquake – Google News

Small earthquake hits southern part of Big Island – The Daily Progress


Argus Press

Small earthquake hits southern part of Big Island
The Daily Progress
The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake hit at 5:59 p.m. local time on Monday. Its epicenter was 12 miles (20 kilometers) north of Pahala, a town with a population of about 1,300 in the southern part of the island. The USGS says the earthquake
Small earthquake hits southeastern Alaska; no damage reportsArgus Press

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 7:22 am

59000 Haitians Displaced by Earthquake Get Extra 6 Months in US – New York Times


New York Times

59000 Haitians Displaced by Earthquake Get Extra 6 Months in US
New York Times
MIAMI — More than seven years after an earthquake shattered Haiti's capital, the secretary of Homeland Security, John F. Kelly, announced Monday that he would grant 58,700 Haitians another six months to live and work in the United States. The Haitians …
For Haitians who came to U.S. after earthquake, another deportation …Washington Post
Haitians who came after earthquake granted six-month extensionBBC News
US stay is extended for 58K victims of 2010 Haiti earthquakeLas Vegas Review-Journal
ReliefWeb –Laredo Morning Times –KUNC –USCIS
all 102 news articles »

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 2:04 am

A new earthquake warning system could send alerts to your phone before a quake hits – Time Out Los Angeles (blog)


Time Out Los Angeles (blog)

A new earthquake warning system could send alerts to your phone before a quake hits
Time Out Los Angeles (blog)
Researchers have announced that California is likely to launch an earthquake warning system next year which could send an alert to classrooms, transit agencies and even your own smartphone before a quake hits your location. Earthquakes are notoriously …
Predicting the Big One: California to Roll Out Early Warning SystemSputnik International

all 2 news articles »

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 11:41 pm

A New System Could Text You 30 Seconds Before An Earthquake Hits – LAist


A New System Could Text You 30 Seconds Before An Earthquake Hits
LAist
It's been 23 years since the last major earthquake shook Los Angeles and caused some $10 billion in property damage. Now, a consortium of seismologists from universities along the west coast are working under the U.S. Geological Survey to build an

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 5:21 pm

Lucy Jones’s doomsday earthquake scenarios will terrify you — that’s the point – 89.3 KPCC


89.3 KPCC

Lucy Jones's doomsday earthquake scenarios will terrify you — that's the point
89.3 KPCC
Seismologist and earthquake expert Lucy Jones is standing on a small hill looking south toward California's most consequential fault: the San Andreas. It runs nearly the length of the state, from the Salton Sea to near Mendocino. From where we're

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 4:25 pm

Mount Everest’s Famous Hillary Step Destroyed By 2015 Nepal Earthquake – IFLScience


IFLScience

Mount Everest's Famous Hillary Step Destroyed By 2015 Nepal Earthquake
IFLScience
The devastating April 2015 earthquake in Nepal has, among other things, done some peculiar things to Mount Everest. A few months back, a reconnaissance team was sent out to map it again to see if it had changed height. Rather amusingly, no-one knows …
Mountain Mount Everest's Infamous Hillary Step Was Probably Demolished by an EarthquakeTheInertia.com
American dies climbing Mount Everest; Hillary Step 'gone'UPI.com
Mount Everest could be more dangerous to climb after earthquake destroys 'Hillary Step'International Business Times UK
RT –The Sun –NewsBytes
all 107 news articles »

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 3:53 pm

After years of planning, California is likely to roll out its earthquake … – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

After years of planning, California is likely to roll out its earthquake …
Los Angeles Times
Scientists are making rapid progress in the goal of issuing a limited public rollout of an earthquake early warning system in California by 2018, assisted by recent …

and more »

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 12:01 pm

Earthquake Reported in North Central Kansas; No Damage … – U.S. News & World Report


Earthquake Reported in North Central Kansas; No Damage …
U.S. News & World Report
MANKATO, Kan. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says five earthquakes have been reported in Kansas in May.

and more »

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 11:52 am

Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Tres Pinos, Calif. – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Tres Pinos, Calif.
Los Angeles Times
A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Sunday evening six miles from Tres Pinos, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 6:36 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 2.5 miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was
Magnitude 3.5 earthquake strikes near Ridgemark, CaliforniaSFGate

all 10 news articles »

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 2:00 am

58000 Haitians in US May Lose Post-Earthquake Protections – New York Times


New York Times

58000 Haitians in US May Lose Post-Earthquake Protections
New York Times
MIAMI — Betty Versannes is one of the lucky ones: When a powerful earthquake buried Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on Jan 12, 2010, she was here, a world away. Her sister and cousin died in the rubble. Her other relatives moved into tents, and some live there

and more »

Posted on 20 May 2017 | 4:04 pm

Earthquake – BingNews

Light earthquake: M4.6 quake has struck near the Fiji Islands

A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:05:57 / 9:05 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 2:53 am

Small earthquake hits southern part of Big Island

PAHALA, Hawaii (AP) — A magnitude 3.0 earthquake has hit the island of Hawaii. The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake hit at 5:59 p.m. local time on Monday. Its epicenter was 12 miles (20 kilometers) north of Pahala, a town with a population of …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 1:23 am

59,000 Haitians Displaced by Earthquake Get Extra 6 Months in U.S.

MIAMI — More than seven years after an earthquake shattered Haiti’s capital, the secretary of Homeland Security, John F. Kelly, announced Monday that he would grant 58,700 Haitians another six months to live and work in the United States. The Haitians …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:02 pm

After years of planning, California is likely to roll out its earthquake warning system next year

California will likely roll out a limited public earthquake early warning system sometime next year, researchers building the network say. New earthquake sensing stations are being installed in the ground, software is being improved, and operators are …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 8:46 pm

Build Your Own Earthquake Survival Kit

According to the USGS, Each year the southern California area has about 10,000 earthquakes. Most of them are so small that they are not felt. Only several hundred are greater than magnitude 3.0, and only about 15-20 are greater than magnitude 4.0. If there …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 5:18 pm

For Haitians who came to U.S. after earthquake, another deportation reprieve

Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly granted a six-month extension Monday to 58,000 Haitian immigrants who have been spared from deportation since a devastating 2010 earthquake, saying the conditions in their struggling homeland are not stable enough …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 3:01 pm

After the Earthquake

Five years ago Dr. Evan Lyon, a physician who has worked in Haiti since 1996, and I began to conduct interviews with residents of the city of Port-au-Prince. We set out with considerable help from Laura Scott, Jean Pierre Marseille, Katie Kane, Doug Ford …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 12:46 pm

Tonga Earthquake Today 2017: Strikes W of American Samoa

ST LOUIS (LALATE) – A strong Tonga earthquake today 2017 has struck west of American Samoa. The quake started today May 22, 2017 just moments ago. Damage assessment is pending. USGS indicates to news that a 5.3 magnitude Tonga earthquake today started …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 10:38 am

New Technique Provides Earthquake Risk for Major Cities Worldwide

Scientists have developed snapshots of the likelihood of major earthquakes occurring in megacities around the world using a new statistical approach for estimating earthquake risk. The work will be presented today, May 22 at the joint meeting of the Japan …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 10:16 am

American Doctor Dies on Mt. Everest 2 Years After Surviving Earthquake

An American doctor working on climbing each continent’s highest summit died during a trek up Mount Everest. Roland Yearwood was one of three people to die on the world’s highest mountain this weekend. He had previously tried to climb Everest in 2015, but …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:29 am

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