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5.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks J&K, No Damage Reported

5.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks J&K, No Damage Reported

01 January 2022

According to the officials, the tremor of the earthquake of 5.1 magnitude with it's epicenter in Afghanistan-Tajikistan border, was also felt in Jammu and Kashmir.

Uttarakhand: 4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Pithoragarh

Uttarakhand: 4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Pithoragarh

12 January 2022

According to District Disaster Management Officer Bhupendra Mahar, no damage has been reported so far as the intensity of the earthquake was mild.


Indonesia: 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Island Nation; ‘No Tsunami Threat’

Indonesia was hit by powerful earthquake of 7.3 magnitude that had raised fears of Tsunami across the island nation. However, the country’s officials have...

Maharashtra: 4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Gadchiroli

Maharashtra: 4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Gadchiroli

31 October 2021

A statement from the Gadchiroli district collectorate quoting the National Centre for Seismology said the earthquake occurred at the depth of 77 kms.


At Least 20 Killed, Over 300 Injured In 5.9 Magnitude Earthquake In Pakistan's Balochistan Province

Pakistan Earthquake: Aftershocks are still being felt in different areas. The earliest tremors were felt at 3:20 am after which panicked citizens rushed out of...

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03 January 2022
Earthquake Of 2.5 Magnitude Hits Karnataka's Vijayapura District

Earthquake Of 2.5 Magnitude Hits Karnataka's Vijayapura District

The earthquake occurred at 13:47:06 IST, epicentred at 2.5 km NE of Masuti gram panchayat in Basavana Bagewadi taluk of Vijayapura, it said in a statement.


03 January 2022
Second Successive Earthquake Hits Greece Island

Second Successive Earthquake Hits Greece Island

On Monday, an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of at least 5.8 struck Crete, sending people rushing into the streets, damaging homes and causing...


09 January 2022
Earthquake With Magnitude-6.5 Recorded Off Nicaragua Coast

Earthquake With Magnitude-6.5 Recorded Off Nicaragua Coast

No tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate reports of damage.


09 January 2022
Magnitude 5.8 Earthquake Causes Some Damage In Australia

Magnitude 5.8 Earthquake Causes Some Damage In Australia

The quake hit northeast of Australia's second-most populous city Melbourne near the town of Mansfield at a depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), Geoscience...


10 January 2022
2 Killed As Earthquake Strikes China’s Sichuan Province

2 Killed As Earthquake Strikes China’s Sichuan Province

The earthquake of magnitude 6 hits China’s Sichuan province located in southwest of the country.


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10 January 2022
Uttarakhand: 4.7 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Chamoli District

Uttarakhand: 4.7 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Chamoli District

According to National Centre for Seismology, the earthquake occurred at 5.58 am and its epicentre was 13 km from Gopeshwar at a depth of 5 km.


08 September 2021
Mexico Earthquake: Magnitude 7.0 Quake Strikes Southwestern Mexico

Mexico Earthquake: Magnitude 7.0 Quake Strikes Southwestern Mexico

The quake struck southern Mexico near the resort of Acapulco, causing buildings to rock and sway in Mexico City nearly 200 miles away.


10 January 2022
National Center For Seismology Reports Earthquake Of 5.1 Magnitude In Bay of Bengal

National Center For Seismology Reports Earthquake Of 5.1 Magnitude In Bay of Bengal

The quake, reported at 12.35 pm, was at a depth of 10 km in the Bay of Bengal and was about 296 km south-south east of Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh and 320 km east...


10 January 2022
Earthquake: Haiti Grows Desperate As Aid Fails To Reach The Needy

Earthquake: Haiti Grows Desperate As Aid Fails To Reach The Needy

Frustrated Haitians have attacked supply trucks from aid agencies as food and water dwindled after the Caribbean quake. More than 2,000 died and 12,000 were...


10 January 2022
Haiti Gangsters Offer Relief As Death Toll From Earthquake Crosses 2,000

Haiti Gangsters Offer Relief As Death Toll From Earthquake Crosses 2,000

As many as 2,207 people died in Haiti after a devastating 7.2 temblor earthquake shook Haiti on August 14, plunging the country into disarray.


10 January 2022
Haiti Earthquake: Frustration Grows Over Lack Of Aid As Death Toll Crosses 2,000

Haiti Earthquake: Frustration Grows Over Lack Of Aid As Death Toll Crosses 2,000

Humanitarian aid has been slow to reach those in need, with anger festering in local communities in Haiti. The Caribbean island has raised the official death...


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11 January 2022
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10 January 2022
Haiti Earthquake Death Toll Rises To 1,419, Injured Now At 6,000

Haiti Earthquake Death Toll Rises To 1,419, Injured Now At 6,000

Intermittent rain fell in the earthquake-damaged city of Les Caves and in the capital of Port-au-Prince.


10 January 2022
Naomi Osaka Says She Will Donate Cincinnati Prize Money To Haiti Earthquake Relief

Naomi Osaka Says She Will Donate Cincinnati Prize Money To Haiti Earthquake Relief

Osaka, who has a Haitian father and Japanese mother, decided to donate the prize money for relief work post the devastating earthquake that hit Haiti


10 January 2022
Explained: Why Haiti Is Prone To Devastating Earthquakes

Explained: Why Haiti Is Prone To Devastating Earthquakes

Haiti sits near the intersection of two tectonic plates that make up the Earth's crust. Earthquakes can occur when those plates move against each other and...


10 January 2022
Moderate Intensity Earthquake In Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur District

Moderate Intensity Earthquake In Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur District

There was no immediate report of any casualty or damage to property.


15 August 2021
Haiti Earthquake: More Than 300 People Dead As 7.2-Magnitude Quake Strikes Haiti

Haiti Earthquake: More Than 300 People Dead As 7.2-Magnitude Quake Strikes Haiti

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti on Saturday, with the epicenter about 125 kilometers (78 miles) west of the capital of Port- au-Prince, the US...


10 January 2022
7.0 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Off The Coast Of Haiti

7.0 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Off The Coast Of Haiti

The epicenter of the quake was 12 kilometers northeast Saint-Louis du Sud, according to the survey.


10 January 2022
Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Strikes Peru, Tremors Felt In Southern Ecuador

Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Strikes Peru, Tremors Felt In Southern Ecuador

The US Geological Survey reported that the earthquake happened at 12:10 PM local time, with an epicenter about 8 kilometers east of the city of Sullana.


10 January 2022
Alaska Hit By 8.2M Earthquake, Tsunami Watch Issued In Hawaii

Alaska Hit By 8.2M Earthquake, Tsunami Watch Issued In Hawaii

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center listed the magnitude as 8.1 and said that an investigation is underway to determine if there is a tsunami threat to Hawaii


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5.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks J&K, No Damage Reported

5.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks J&K, No Damage Reported

According to the officials, the tremor of the earthquake of 5.1 magnitude with it's epicenter in Afghanistan-Tajikistan border, was also felt in Jammu and Kashmir.

01 January 2022
Uttarakhand: 4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Pithoragarh

Uttarakhand: 4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Pithoragarh

According to District Disaster Management Officer Bhupendra Mahar, no damage has been reported so far as the intensity of the earthquake was mild.

12 January 2022
Indonesia: 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Island Nation; ‘No Tsunami Threat’

Indonesia: 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Island Nation; ‘No Tsunami Threat’

Indonesia was hit by powerful earthquake of 7.3 magnitude that had raised fears of Tsunami across the island nation. However, the country’s officials have said the earlier earthquake ‘no longer has a tsunami potential’.

13 January 2022
Maharashtra: 4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Gadchiroli

Maharashtra: 4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Gadchiroli

A statement from the Gadchiroli district collectorate quoting the National Centre for Seismology said the earthquake occurred at the depth of 77 kms.

31 October 2021
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