Tag Archives: United States Geological Survey

A Powerful 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near the South Sandwich Islands.

July 15, 2013 – A Very Powerful 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near the South Sandwich Islands (see map): A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit south of Bristol Island in the South Sandwich Islands. No tsunami alert exists. The considerable 7.3 magnitude … Continue reading

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Remote Alaskan Volcano Pavlof Continues to Erupt.

May 17, 2013 – Pavlof volcano continues to erupt with lava, ash: A remote Alaska volcano continues to erupt, spewing lava and ash clouds. The Alaska Volcano Observatory said Thursday a continuous cloud of ash, steam and gas from Pavlof Volcano … Continue reading

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Deadly China 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Kills at Least 192.

April 20, 2013 – A Deadly 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck China: A powerful earthquake has struck China’s Sichuan province. At least 192 people are dead and 11,200 are injured, but local authorities say the toll could be much higher once the … Continue reading

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Quake Kills at Least 46 Along Iran-Pakistan Border.

April 16, 2013 – A Powerful 7.8 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Iran: A major earthquake described as the strongest to hit Iran in more than half a century flattened homes and offices Tuesday on both sides of the Iran-Pakistan border, killing … Continue reading

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United States Earthquake Hazards Map.

March 21, 2013 – United States Earthquake Hazards Map: The U.S. Map, above, reflects the potential for a large earthquake. The darker the color, the higher the hazard. For example, The San Andrea’s Fault, running through California; is shown in … Continue reading

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California Earthquake Rattles Riverside County Near San Diego.

March 12, 2013 – California Earthquake Rattles Riverside County Near San Diego: A magnitude-4.7 earthquake rattled the San Diego area early Monday, jostling homes and businesses but causing no reported injuries or damage. The temblor, which struck at 9:55 a.m., … Continue reading

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15 Seconds and 242,400 People Dead!

March 7, 2013 – 15 Seconds and 242,400 People Dead: At 3:42 a.m. on July 28, 1976, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake hit the sleeping city of Tangshan, in northeastern China. The enormous earthquake, striking an area where it was totally … Continue reading

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A 6.7 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Eastern Siberia.

February 14, 2013 – A 6.7 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Eastern Siberia: Russia’s Emergency Situations Ministry says that a magnitude 6.7 earthquake has hit a sparsely populated area in Eastern Siberia. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage. The … Continue reading

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A Strong/Deep 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Colombia/Ecuador.

February 9, 2013 – A Strong/Deep Earthquake Struck Columbia: Finally, the Santa Cruz and Solomon Islands get a break. A powerful but deep earthquake shook a broad swath of Colombia and Ecuador on Saturday, sending frightened people fleeing into the … Continue reading

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Another Powerful Earthquake Struck the Santa Cruz Islands.

February 8, 2013 – Another Powerful Earthquake Struck the Santa Cruz Islands: Today’s quake is the 14th to strike the Santa Cruz/Solomon Islands region in the last eight days. The 8.0 magnitude (see red circle above) killed at least nine … Continue reading

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