Earthquakes
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October 31, 2020, 4:32 PM

Deadly earthquake strikes near Greek islands, off Turkish coast in eastern Aegean

A strong earthquake was reported off the Greek island of Samos in the eastern Aegean Sea.
October 31, 2020, 4:32 PM
Deadly earthquake strikes near Greek islands, Turkish coast
October 20, 2020, 5:52 AM

Alaska gets tsunami warning after earthquake

Following a magnitude 7.5 earthquake in the north Pacific Ocean Monday afternoon, areas along the Alaskan peninsula coastline have been given an official tsunami warning.
October 20, 2020, 5:52 AM
Alaska gets tsunami warning after earthquake
1 month ago

Earthquake measuring 4.2 shakes Turkish megacity of Istanbul

Turkish officials say an earthquake measuring a magnitude of 4.2 hit near Istanbul
1 month ago
1 month ago

Magnitude 4.5 earthquake rattles Southern California

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.5 earthquake struck Southern California late Friday night
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Earthquake strikes New Jersey, shaking reported across state

A magnitude 3.1 earthquake struck in East Freehold, New Jersey, early Wednesday.
2 months ago
Earthquake strikes New Jersey, shaking reported across state
2 months ago

North Chile shaken by powerful quake for 2nd time this week

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 has shaken northern Chile.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Magnitude-6.8 earthquake strikes off the coast of Chile

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 has struck off the coast of northern Chile
2 months ago
Magnitude-6.8 earthquake strikes off the coast of Chile
2 months ago

Strong quake in Philippines kills 1, damages houses, roads

A strong earthquake has jolted the central Philippines, killing at least one person, injuring dozens, and damaging houses and two buildings used for coronavirus quarantine
2 months ago
Strong quake jolts central Philippines, no damage known yet
3 months ago

5.1 magnitude earthquake reported near North Carolina-Virginia border

A 5.1 magnitude earthquake struck near the border between North Carolina and Virginia on Sunday morning.
3 months ago
5.1 magnitude earthquake reported near North Carolina-Virginia border
3 months ago

Rare earthquake rattles North Carolina

The 5.1 quake had its epicenter near the Virginia and Tennessee state lines.
3 months ago
Rare earthquake rattles North Carolina
3 months ago

Earthquake caught on hummingbird cam

A family in North Carolina recorded the earthquake on their hummingbird camera.
3 months ago
Earthquake caught on hummingbird cam
3 months ago

Magnitude 4.2 earthquake shakes Los Angeles, but no damage

A magnitude 4.2 earthquake gave the Los Angeles region an early morning wake-up call but no significant damage has been reported
3 months ago
Magnitude 4.2 earthquake shakes southern California
3 months ago

Earthquake shakes Southern California

A 4.2 magnitude quake jolted people awake early Thursday centered north of Los Angeles and followed by a 60-second aftershock.
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Earthquake shakes Southern California
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Powerful quake shakes Alaska towns, creates small tsunami

A powerful earthquake off Alaska’s southern coast has jolted coastal communities and forced residents to briefly scramble for higher ground over fears of a tsunami
3 months ago
Powerful quake shakes Alaska towns, creates small tsunami
3 months ago

7.8 magnitude earthquake in Alaska

A powerful earthquake off the coast of Southern Alaska sent residents to higher ground after it triggered a tsunami warning.
3 months ago
7.8 magnitude earthquake in Alaska
3 months ago

Magnitude 3.7 earthquake strikes remote corner of Utah

A minor earthquake struck a remote corner of Utah early Tuesday
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Puerto Rico continues to struggle amid 1000s of earthquakes since December

The island’s seismic sequence started late last year. Ever since Dec. 28, the U.S. territory hasn’t stop reporting multiple quakes up to a magnitude of 6.
4 months ago
Puerto Rico continues to struggle amid 1000s of earthquakes since December
4 months ago

Deep undersea earthquake widely felt in Indonesia, no damage

A earthquake has struck deep undersea off the coast of Indonesia’s main island of Java
4 months ago
Undersea earthquake widely felt in Indonesia
4 months ago

Quakes strike Greek island of Rhodes; no injuries or damage

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.4 rattled the eastern Greek island of Rhodes overnight, followed by a quake of 4.6 on Monday morning
4 months ago
Quakes strike Greek island of Rhodes; no injuries or damage
4 months ago

Mexico quake toll rises to 7; hundreds of homes damaged

Mexican authorities say the magnitude 7.4 earthquake that rocked southern  Mexico killed at least seven people, damaged hundreds of homes and temporarily cut power to more than 2.4 million people
4 months ago
Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hundreds of home damaged
4 months ago

5.4-magnitude earthquake hits eastern Turkey; 5 injured

A moderately strong earthquake has hit eastern Turkey, causing damage to some homes and injuring five people
4 months ago
5.4-magnitude earthquake hits eastern Turkey; homes damaged
4 months ago

5.8 magnitude earthquake shakes California

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit California at about 10:45 a.m. local time Wednesday..
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5.8 magnitude earthquake shakes California
4 months ago

5.8 magnitude earthquake shakes California

The epicenter of the earthquake in California’s Central Valley hit near the town of Lone Pine and was felt as far away as Los Angeles, just as another earthquake hit Japan.
4 months ago
5.8 magnitude earthquake shakes California
4 months ago

Sidewalk shifts during earthquake in Mexico City

At least four people were killed when the 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck near Oaxaca, Mexico.
4 months ago
Sidewalk shifts during earthquake in Mexico City
4 months ago

Powerful earthquake shakes southern Mexico, at least 5 dead

 A powerful earthquake centered near the southern Mexico resort of Huatulco has killed at least five people , swayed buildings in Mexico City and sent thousands fleeing into the streets
4 months ago
Powerful earthquake shakes southern, central Mexico
4 months ago

Deadly 7.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Mexico

The powerful quake struck outside Mexico City along the southern coastline and killed at least one person.
4 months ago
Deadly 7.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Mexico
4 months ago

Strong earthquake shakes eastern Indonesia; no casualties

A strong earthquake has shaken the Gulf of Tomini on the eastern side of Indonesia, but no serious damage or injuries were reported and no tsunami warning is expected
4 months ago
Strong earthquake shakes eastern Indonesia; no casualties
5 months ago

Magnitude-6.1 earthquake hits in ocean west of Mexico

The U.S. Geological Survey says a relatively strong earthquake has been recorded in the Pacific Ocean west of Mexico
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Magnitude-6.1 earthquake hits in ocean west of Mexico
5 months ago

Magnitude 5 quake in southwestern China kills 4, injures 23

A magnitude 5 earthquake in southwestern China has killed 4 people and injured 23
5 months ago
Magnitude 5 quake in southwestern China kills 4, injures 23
5 months ago

Earthquake hits northern Swedish mine, no one injured

An earthquake struck a northern Swedish mine on Monday, with officials saying it was one of the strongest ever measured in the country
5 months ago
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USGS reports magnitude-6.4 earthquake in western Nevada

The U.S. Geological Service is reporting that a magnitude-6.4 earthquake struck in remote western Nevada early Friday
5 months ago
USGS reports magnitude-6.4 earthquake in western Nevada
6 months ago

Powerful earthquake felt in 3 states

A 6.5 magnitude earthquake hit western Nevada as tremors reached California and Utah.
6 months ago
Powerful earthquake felt in 3 states
6 months ago

Quake hits off islands south of Tokyo; no tsunami

A strong earthquake shook a Japanese island chain in the Pacific Ocean south of Tokyo, but there was no danger of a tsunami and there were no reports of damage or injuries
6 months ago
Quake hits off islands south of Tokyo; no tsunami
7 months ago

Magnitude 5.2 quake rattles California-Nevada state line

A magnitude 5.2 earthquake has rattled the remote California-Nevada state line but no damage or injuries have been reported
7 months ago
Magnitude 5.2 quake rattles California-Nevada state line
7 months ago

'I heard the roar': 6.5 earthquake hits Idaho

An earthquake struck north of Boise on Tuesday evening, with people across a large area reporting shaking
7 months ago
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2 earthquakes rattle West Texas; largest is magnitude 5.0

Two earthquakes centered near the same remote area of West Texas have rattled the region
7 months ago
2 earthquakes rattle West Texas; largest is magnitude 5.0
7 months ago

Aftershocks rattle Croatian capital a day after strong quake

A 5.5 magnitude quake struck Zagreb early Sunday.
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Aftershocks rattle Croatian capital a day after strong quake
7 months ago

5.7 magnitude earthquake strikes near Salt Lake City, knocking out Utah's coronavirus hotline

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake struck just outside Salt Lake City, Utah, early Wednesday.
7 months ago
5.7 magnitude earthquake strikes Salt Lake City, knocking out coronavirus hotline
7 months ago

Strong quake shakes Croatia, damaging buildings in capital

A strong earthquake has shaken Croatia and its capital, causing widespread damage and panic
7 months ago
Strong quake shakes Croatia, damaging buildings in capital
7 months ago

Quake hits northwest Greece, causing damage but no injuries

Greek authorities say an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6 struck northwestern Greece overnight, causing damage to buildings but no reported injuries
7 months ago
Quake hits northwest Greece, causing damage but no injuries
7 months ago

Utah rocked by powerful 5.7 magnitude earthquake

The natural disaster struck just outside Salt Lake City, damaging homes and businesses and causing the state’s coronavirus hotline to go down.
7 months ago
Utah rocked by powerful 5.7 magnitude earthquake
7 months ago

Parents rush to children’s room after earthquake

A mother and father – and their dog – rush to check on their children's room after a powerful earthquake struck just outside Salt Lake City on Wednesday morning.
7 months ago
Parents rush to children’s room after earthquake
7 months ago

5.7-magnitude earthquake strikes outside of Salt Lake City

No injuries were reported but homes and buildings were damaged and tens of thousands were without power.
7 months ago
5.7-magnitude earthquake strikes outside of Salt Lake City
7 months ago

Earthquake rattles Utah

5.7-magnitude tremor strikes near Salt Lake City.
7 months ago
Earthquake rattles Utah
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Earthquake shakes Utah homes

Dave Noriega filmed as the ceiling lights shook following the earthquake in Kaysville.
7 months ago
Earthquake shakes Utah homes
8 months ago

Nine dead in Turkey as 5.7 earthquake strikes western Iran

Turkey's health minister says nine people were killed by a magnitude 5.7 earthquake in the country's east
8 months ago
Nine dead in Turkey as 5.7 earthquake strikes western Iran
9 months ago

Powerful quake hits off northern Japan; no tsunami danger

The quake measured a preliminary magnitude of 7.
9 months ago
Powerful quake hits off northern Japan; no tsunami danger
9 months ago

Powerful earthquake strikes between Jamaica and Cuba

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake is on the high end of the Richter Scale.
9 months ago
Powerful earthquake strikes between Jamaica and Cuba
9 months ago

7.7 magnitude earthquake causes evacuations in Miami

The earthquake's epicenter was more than 400 miles away, off the coasts of Jamaica and Cuba, but rattled parts of the Florida city.
9 months ago
7.7 magnitude earthquake causes evacuations in Miami
9 months ago

Earthquake sends bottles crashing to the floor

Security footage shows bottles come crashing down in a Cayman Islands store as a magnitude-7.7 earthquake hit the Caribbean.
9 months ago
Earthquake sends bottles crashing to the floor