Earthquakes
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January 15, 2021, 5:33 PM

Strong 5.9-magnitude quake shakes Guatemala

A strong 5.9 magnitude earthquake has swayed buildings in Guatemala’s capital
January 15, 2021, 5:33 PM
January 15, 2021, 4:37 PM

At least 42 dead as Indonesia quake topples homes, buildings

A strong, shallow earthquake has shaken Indonesia’s Sulawesi island, toppling homes and buildings, triggering landslides and killing at least 42 people
January 15, 2021, 4:37 PM
December 30, 2020, 4:45 PM

Quake aftershocks keep people out of homes in Croatia

A series of tremors have jolted central Croatia a day after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake killed at least seven people, injured dozens and left several towns and villages in ruins as officials warn of the coronavirus spread in crowded shelters
December 30, 2020, 4:45 PM
December 30, 2020, 8:49 AM

6.4 magnitude earthquake in Croatia kills at least 7 people, injures 20

The earthquake’s epicenter was about 30 miles away from Zagreb, the country’s capital. Several towns were heavily damaged and the military is now helping with the rescue operation.
December 30, 2020, 8:49 AM
6.4 magnitude earthquake in Croatia kills at least 7 people, injures 20
December 28, 2020, 1:41 PM

Moderate 5.0 magnitude quake hits Croatia, damages buildings

A moderate earthquake has hit central Croatia near its capital of Zagreb, triggering panic and some damage south of the city
December 28, 2020, 1:41 PM
Moderate earthquake hits Croatia, damage reported
2 months ago

Magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits remote corner of Nevada

A magnitude 5.5 earthquake has struck a remote corner of Nevada
2 months ago
Magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits remote corner of Nevada
2 months ago

3.6 earthquake reported off the coast of Massachusetts

The 3.6 quake hit off the coast of Massachusetts.
2 months ago
A 3.6 magnitude earthquake jolts New England
2 months ago

3 quakes shake Alaska's largest city, but no damage reports

Three earthquakes shook Alaska’s largest city and its northern suburb.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Terrifying CCTV footage shows the power of Turkey quake

The footage captures moments of panic and chaos during a powerful earthquake in the Aegean Sea that killed over 100 people.
2 months ago
Terrifying CCTV footage shows the power of Turkey quake
2 months ago

Little girl rescued from Turkey earthquake rubble

In the wake of a destructive earthquake off the coast of Turkey on Friday, some hope is shining through three days later.
2 months ago
Little girl rescued from Turkey earthquake rubble
2 months ago

Rescue crews race to find survivors after earthquake hits Turkey and Greece

A 14-year-old girl was found alive after being buried under rubble for 58 hours.
2 months ago
Rescue crews race to find survivors after earthquake hits Turkey and Greece
2 months ago

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.
2 months ago
Deadly earthquake strikes near Greek islands, Turkish coast
3 months ago

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.
3 months ago
Alaska gets tsunami warning after earthquake
4 months ago

Earthquake measuring 4.2 shakes Turkish megacity of Istanbul

Turkish officials say an earthquake measuring a magnitude of 4.2 hit near Istanbul
4 months ago
4 months 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
4 months ago
4 months ago

Earthquake strikes New Jersey, shaking reported across state

A magnitude 3.1 earthquake struck in East Freehold, New Jersey, early Wednesday.
4 months ago
Earthquake strikes New Jersey, shaking reported across state
4 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.
4 months ago
4 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
4 months ago
Magnitude-6.8 earthquake strikes off the coast of Chile
5 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
5 months ago
Strong quake jolts central Philippines, no damage known yet
5 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.
5 months ago
5.1 magnitude earthquake reported near North Carolina-Virginia border
5 months ago

Rare earthquake rattles North Carolina

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

Earthquake caught on hummingbird cam

A family in North Carolina recorded the earthquake on their hummingbird camera.
5 months ago
Earthquake caught on hummingbird cam
6 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
6 months ago
Magnitude 4.2 earthquake shakes southern California
6 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.
6 months ago
Earthquake shakes Southern California
6 months ago

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
6 months ago
Powerful quake shakes Alaska towns, creates small tsunami
6 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.
6 months ago
7.8 magnitude earthquake in Alaska
6 months ago

Magnitude 3.7 earthquake strikes remote corner of Utah

A minor earthquake struck a remote corner of Utah early Tuesday
6 months ago
6 months ago

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.
6 months ago
Puerto Rico continues to struggle amid 1000s of earthquakes since December
6 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
6 months ago
Undersea earthquake widely felt in Indonesia
7 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
7 months ago
Quakes strike Greek island of Rhodes; no injuries or damage
7 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
7 months ago
Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hundreds of home damaged
7 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
7 months ago
5.4-magnitude earthquake hits eastern Turkey; homes damaged
7 months ago

5.8 magnitude earthquake shakes California

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit California at about 10:45 a.m. local time Wednesday..
7 months ago
5.8 magnitude earthquake shakes California
7 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.
7 months ago
5.8 magnitude earthquake shakes California
7 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.
7 months ago
Sidewalk shifts during earthquake in Mexico City
7 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
7 months ago
Powerful earthquake shakes southern, central Mexico
7 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.
7 months ago
Deadly 7.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Mexico
7 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
7 months ago
Strong earthquake shakes eastern Indonesia; no casualties
8 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
8 months ago
Magnitude-6.1 earthquake hits in ocean west of Mexico
8 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
8 months ago
Magnitude 5 quake in southwestern China kills 4, injures 23
8 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
8 months ago
8 months ago

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
8 months ago
USGS reports magnitude-6.4 earthquake in western Nevada
8 months ago

Powerful earthquake felt in 3 states

A 6.5 magnitude earthquake hit western Nevada as tremors reached California and Utah.
8 months ago
Powerful earthquake felt in 3 states
9 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
9 months ago
Quake hits off islands south of Tokyo; no tsunami
9 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
9 months ago
Magnitude 5.2 quake rattles California-Nevada state line
9 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
9 months ago
10 months ago

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
10 months ago
2 earthquakes rattle West Texas; largest is magnitude 5.0
10 months ago

Aftershocks rattle Croatian capital a day after strong quake

A 5.5 magnitude quake struck Zagreb early Sunday.
10 months ago
Aftershocks rattle Croatian capital a day after strong quake
10 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.
10 months ago
5.7 magnitude earthquake strikes Salt Lake City, knocking out coronavirus hotline
10 months ago

Strong quake shakes Croatia, damaging buildings in capital

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