Earthquakes
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February 1, 2023, 2:23 PM

Strong quake shakes southern Philippines, classes suspended

A strong, shallow earthquake has shaken a mountainous region in the southeastern Philippines but there are no immediate reports of major damage or injuries
February 1, 2023, 2:23 PM
February 1, 2023, 1:32 PM

Magnitude 5.0 quake rattles Dominican Republic

A 5.0 magnitude earthquake has struck just south of the Dominican Republic and jolted people from their beds
February 1, 2023, 1:32 PM
January 30, 2023, 8:53 AM

Earthquake rocks China's northwestern Xinjiang region

Residents and travelers have sought shelter after a strong earthquake rocked a remote part of northwestern China
January 30, 2023, 8:53 AM
Earthquake rocks China's northwestern Xinjiang region
January 25, 2023, 2:38 PM

Strong quake rattles Greek island of Rhodes, Turkish coast

Greek authorities say a strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.9 has struck off the coast of the southeastern Greek island of Rhodes
January 25, 2023, 2:38 PM
Strong quake rattles Greek island of Rhodes, Turkish coast
January 25, 2023, 1:43 PM

4.2 magnitude earthquake strikes near Malibu, California

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Malibu, California, at about 2 a.m. on Wednesday, officials said.
January 25, 2023, 1:43 PM
4.2 magnitude earthquake strikes near Malibu
January 20, 2023, 11:52 PM

Powerful earthquake hits north Argentina; no damage reported

A powerful magnitude 6.8 earthquake has shaken northern Argentina but there are no immediate reports of damages
January 20, 2023, 11:52 PM
Powerful earthquake hits north Argentina; no damage reported
January 18, 2023, 11:38 AM

Quake shakes east Indonesia, south Philippines; no tsunami

A magnitude 7.0 earthquake shook eastern Indonesia and southern Philippines, with no damage immediately reported and no tsunami warning issued
January 18, 2023, 11:38 AM
Quake shakes east Indonesia, south Philippines; no tsunami
January 18, 2023, 5:04 AM

Deep 6.1 earthquake shakes east Indonesia, no known damage

A deep earthquake has shaken eastern parts of Indonesia, but no serious damage or injuries have been reported
January 18, 2023, 5:04 AM
January 16, 2023, 4:08 AM

6.2 earthquake shakes west Indonesia, no casualties reported

The magnitude 6.0 earthquake was centered 30 miles southeast of Singkil.
January 16, 2023, 4:08 AM
January 10, 2023, 11:53 AM

7.6 quake damages buildings in Indonesia, felt in Australia

A powerful deep-sea earthquake has damaged village buildings in a lightly populated island chain in eastern Indonesia
January 10, 2023, 11:53 AM
1 month ago

2nd earthquake in 2 weeks shakes Northern California

An earthquake shook Northern California on New Year's Day, striking in the same area where a tremor killed two people less than two weeks ago, according to authorities.
1 month ago
2nd earthquake in 2 weeks shakes Northern California
1 month ago

Greece: New quake on island near Athens puzzles experts

Emergency services have been placed on alert on an island near Athens following a new earthquake that caused no injuries or severe damage but puzzled scientists
1 month ago
Greece: New quake on island near Athens puzzles experts
1 month ago

Thousands still without power after quake

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has declared a state of emergency as crews rush to restore power to customers following the 6.4 magnitude quake.
1 month ago
Thousands still without power after quake
1 month ago

California quake occurred in very seismically active region

The big earthquake that rocked the far north coast of California this week originated in an area under the Pacific Ocean where multiple tectonic plates collide, creating the state's most seismically active region
1 month ago
1 month ago

2 dead as 6.4-magnitude earthquake leaves California town a 'total mess'

A California town is a "total mess" following a 6.4-magnitude earthquake that struck the coast, according to local officials.
1 month ago
2 dead as 6.4-magnitude earthquake leaves town a 'total mess'
1 month ago

Deadly quake hits California

Two people have died and thousands are without running water after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake rocked northern parts of the state. ABC News’ Andrea Fujii has new images of the damage.
1 month ago
Deadly quake hits California
1 month ago

Thousands without power after 6.4-magnitude earthquake hits California

At least two people have died from medical emergencies during Tuesday morning’s quake and 12 people have been injured.
1 month ago
Thousands without power after 6.4-magnitude earthquake hits California
1 month ago

'It felt like a truck hit my house': California emergency official

ABC News' Linsey Davis spoke with Humboldt County Emergency Services Director Ryan Derby about the condition of the Northern California county after a deadly 6.4 magnitude earthquake.
1 month ago
'It felt like a truck hit my house': California emergency official
1 month ago

2 dead in California earthquake

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake in Northern California rattled residents, damaged buildings and killed two people, according to officials.
1 month ago
2 dead in California earthquake
1 month ago

Northern California rocked by ‘notable’ magnitude 6.4 earthquake

A rural town in northern California was rattled by a magnitude 6.4 earthquake on Tuesday morning.
1 month ago
Northern California rocked by ‘notable’ magnitude 6.4 earthquake
1 month ago

6.4-magnitude earthquake hits California coast

ABC News’ Kayna Whitworth reports on the quake, which struck the northern coast of California early Tuesday morning.
1 month ago
6.4-magnitude earthquake hits California coast
1 month ago

Northern California rocked by ‘notable’ magnitude 6.4 earthquake

A rural town in northern California was rattled by a magnitude 6.4 earthquake on Tuesday morning.
1 month ago
Northern California rocked by ‘notable’ magnitude 6.4 earthquake
1 month ago

Major earthquake hits Northern California coast

At least two injuries and widespread damage were reported following a 6.4 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday.
1 month ago
Major earthquake hits Northern California coast
2 months ago

Strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake shakes southern Mexico

A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake has shaken southern Mexico, sending nervous residents of the capital into the street
2 months ago
2 months ago

Strong quake shakes main Indonesia island, no major damage

A strong earthquake has shaken parts of Indonesia’s main island of Java, causing panic but only minor damage just two weeks after an equally powerful quake killed hundreds
2 months ago
Strong quake shakes main Indonesia island; no tsunami alert
2 months ago

Death toll from Indonesia earthquake rises to 271 as search effort intensifies

A 5.6 magnitude earthquake struck Indonesia's main island of Java island on Monday, killing hundreds of people.
2 months ago
Death toll from Indonesia earthquake rises to 271 as search effort intensifies
2 months ago

Child rescued from earthquake rubble

Responders in Indonesia were able to save a child from under rubble two days after a 5.6 magnitude earthquake hit the country.
2 months ago
Child rescued from earthquake rubble
2 months ago

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits northwest Turkey, 68 injured

Turkey's disaster management agency says an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 has hit a northwestern town, triggering panic and causing damage to some buildings
2 months ago
2 months ago

Strong earthquake hits Japan, at least 97 injured and 4 deaths reported

A strong earthquake was felt in Japan, occurring off the coast from Fukushima.
2 months ago
Strong earthquake hits Japan, at least 97 injured and 4 deaths reported
2 months ago

Death toll from Indonesia earthquake rises to 260

At least 260 people are dead and more than 1,000 injured after the 5.6-magnitude earthquake struck the island of Java on Monday.
2 months ago
Death toll from Indonesia earthquake rises to 260
2 months ago

Indonesian quake kills at least 162 and injures hundreds

An earthquake has toppled buildings on Indonesia’s densely populated main island, killing at least 162 people and injuring hundreds
2 months ago
Earthquake shakes Indonesia’s Java island; at least 14 dead
2 months ago

West Texas earthquake causes damage hundreds of miles away

Officials say an earthquake that hit a remote area of the West Texas desert caused damage hundreds of miles away to a historical building in San Antonio
2 months ago
West Texas earthquake causes damage hundreds of miles away
2 months ago

Powerful earthquake kills at least 46 in Indonesia

At least 46 people have died and about 700 have been injured after a 5.6-magnitude earthquake struck Java island on Monday.
2 months ago
Powerful earthquake kills at least 46 in Indonesia
3 months ago

West Texas earthquake causes damage hundreds of miles away

Officials say an earthquake that hit a remote area of the West Texas desert caused damage hundreds of miles away to a historical building in San Antonio
3 months ago
West Texas earthquake causes damage hundreds of miles away
3 months ago

5.4 magnitude earthquake hits western Texas, southern New Mexico

The magnitude 5.4 earthquake that rattled western Texas occurred in a region that has seen more than 100 earthquakes since 2018, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
3 months ago
5.4 magnitude earthquake hits western Texas, southern New Mexico
3 months ago

5.5 magnitude earthquake hits portions of Texas, New Mexico

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that a 5.5 magnitude earthquake has hit portions of Texas and New Mexico.
3 months ago
5.5 magnitude earthquake hits portions of Texas, New Mexico
3 months ago

7.3 magnitude earthquake hits near coast of Tonga

A tsunami alert was issued for the tiny island nation of Tonga after a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck off the country's coast.
3 months ago
7.3 magnitude earthquake hits near coast of Tonga
3 months ago

Tsunami advisory lifted after powerful earthquake hits Tonga

A powerful, shallow underwater earthquake has struck near Tonga in the southern Pacific, prompting authorities to issue and then lift a tsunami advisory
3 months ago
Powerful earthquake hits Tonga; tsunami advisory issued
3 months ago

Earthquake rocks west Nepal, felt as far as New Delhi

An earthquake in the mountains of west Nepal rocked the Himalayan nation early Wednesday
3 months ago
3 months ago

Damage in 5.7-magnitude quake off Italy’s Adriatic coast

A moderate earthquake has shaken Italy’s northeastern coast, causing some cracks in buildings and prompting at least one health clinic to evacuate
3 months ago
Damage in 5.7-magnitude quake off Italy’s Adriatic coast
3 months ago

Magnitude 6.1 quake shakes northwest Mexico; no damage seen

A magnitude 6.1 earthquake has shaken Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula, but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries
3 months ago
Magnitude 6.1 quake shakes northwest Mexico; no damage seen
3 months ago

Small earthquake shakes South Korea agricultural region

A 4.1-magnitude earthquake shook a small agricultural county in South Korea’s central region on Saturday, but officials said there were no immediate reports of injuries or major damage
3 months ago
Small earthquake shakes central South Korea
3 months ago

5.1 category earthquake hits California’s Bay Area

A 5.1 category earthquake hits California’s Bay Area, striking 12 miles east of San Jose. Officials said minimal damage has been reported.
3 months ago
5.1 category earthquake hits California’s Bay Area
3 months ago

Strong 6.7 magnitude earthquake shakes western Panama

A strong 6.7 magnitude earthquake has shaken western Panama, though there were no initial reports of damage
3 months ago
Strong 6.7 magnitude earthquake shakes western Panama
5 months ago

Powerful earthquake strikes Mexico's Pacific coast

A magnitude 7.6 earthquake shook Mexico's central Pacific coast Monday, killing at least one person.
5 months ago
Powerful earthquake strikes Mexico's Pacific coast
5 months ago

Deadly earthquake in Taiwan

A massive cleanup is underway after two powerful earthquakes, with at least one person killed.
5 months ago
Deadly earthquake in Taiwan
7 months ago

3.5 magnitude earthquake strikes South Carolina

A 3.5 magnitude earthquake struck near Elgin, South Carolina, on Wednesday. On Sunday, a 3.4 magnitude earthquake struck the same area.
7 months ago
3.5 magnitude earthquake strikes South Carolina, 2nd in 3 days
7 months ago

Earthquake kills more than 1,000

A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck in southeastern Afghanistan, killing at least 1,000 and injuring at least 1,500. The country has faced a severe food and economic crisis since the Taliban took over.
7 months ago
Earthquake kills more than 1,000
7 months ago

At least 920 dead in Afghanistan earthquake

Officials say nearly 1,000 people have been killed and 600 injured after a 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck in the eastern province of Paktika.
7 months ago
At least 920 dead in Afghanistan earthquake
1 year ago

Strong earthquake hits Japan

The earthquake triggered a tsunami threat leaving more than 2 million households without electricity, officials said.
1 year ago
Strong earthquake hits Japan