Indonesia earthquake: 6.4 magnitude tremor hits Sumatra, no tsunami threat

The quake struck at a depth of about 36 kilometres at a distance of about 73 km west of Bengkulu.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 13th, 2017

6.8-magnitude earthquake hits New Caledonia, no tsunami threat

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said there was no current threat, with experts saying while shaking would have been felt, damage was unlikely.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 31st, 2017

Earthquake: 7.7 magnitude quake hits Russia, tsunami threat ruled out

The earthquake caused officials to initially warn of a tsunami threat in parts of the Pacific.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 18th, 2017

Tsunami warning issued after 8.0 quake hits PNG

A major 8.0-magnitude earthquake struck Papua New Guinea today, the US Geological Survey said, with a tsunami alert issued for the Pacific island nation and neighbouring countries. The tremor struc........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 22nd, 2017

7.3-magnitude earthquake strikes off Peru; tsunami threat

A powerful earthquake struck off Peru’s coast early today, prompting a US agency to issue a tsunami threat message for parts of the country and neighbouring Chile.The US Geological Survey reported t........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 14th, 2018

Strong 7.6 earthquake hits near Honduras

USGS A 7.6-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Honduras on Tuesday evening. A tsunami warning has been issued for Honduras and Belize. An earlier tsunami warning for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands has been cancell.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 10th, 2018

Strong quake hits Indonesia"s Java, kills three

A powerful magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck the island of Java in Indonesia just before midnight on Friday, with authorities reporting three deaths and damage to hundreds of buildings. The US Geologic........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 16th, 2017

Earthquake of 6.0 magnitude hits off Japan coast, no tsunami warning

The Japan Meteorological Agency said the quake posed no tsunami risk.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 6th, 2017

The New York Post: Huge 8.1 earthquake hits Mexico, leaves at least 5 dead

The magnitude 8.1 quake off the southern coast of Mexico has reportedly killed at least 5 and has raised fears of a tsunami that could hit a range of Pacific coast countries in Central America......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 8th, 2017

6.2-magnitude quake hits western Indonesia, no tsunami alert issued

The disaster agency said officials were checking for damage and casualties.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 31st, 2017

Strong earthquake hits off Philippines, no major impact seen

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck off the Philippines today, officials said, damaging several buildings and injuring two people as panicked residents fled the coast following a tsunami warning. US ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineApr 29th, 2017

Tsunami Threat After Strong Quake Near Papua New Guinea

The magnitude 8.0 earthquake hit near Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says it could generate tsunami waves on nearby islands......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJan 22nd, 2017

Earthquake: 6.3-magnitude quake hits Japan

No tsunami warning has been issued, and two people were sent to hospital for minor injuries.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 28th, 2016

Strong earthquake hits Japan, no tsunami warning

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 hit eastern Japan on Wednesday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said, adding no tsunami warning was issued. The 2011 quake of magnitude 9 was the strongest ever recorded in Japan, and it gener.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 28th, 2016

6.0-magnitude earthquake hits Solomon Islands

A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands today, the US Geological Survey said, the third strong tremor off the Pacific nation in less than two weeks.The quake hit at 4.46 pm (1116 IS........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 18th, 2016

Tsunami warning issued after magnitude 7.9 quake hits east of Papua New Guinea

A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 7.9 struck 157 km (98 miles) east of Rabaul in Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported, prompting a warning about potential ts........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 17th, 2016

Tsunami warning issued after 7.9-magnitude earthquake hits near Papua New Guinea

Sydney (AFP) - A great 7.9-magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the US Geological Survey said, prompting the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre to issue an alert in several coastal areas. Hazardous tsunami waves could hit coastal area.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 17th, 2016

Magnitude 8.0 quake hits east of Papua New Guinea, tsunami warning issued

A magnitude 8.0 earthquake struck 157 km (98 miles) east of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported, prompting a warning about tsunami waves in the region. “Widesp........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 17th, 2016

Strong 6.9-magnitude quake hits Solomon Islands, second in two days

But no tsunami threat from the quake, says Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 9th, 2016

Massive earthquake hits Solomon Islands, Tsunami possible

US Geological Survey puts the preliminary magnitude of the earthquake at 7.7, down from an initial estimate of 8.0.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 8th, 2016

Indonesia"s Aceh Quake Death Toll Climbs Past 100

The death toll from a strong earthquake in Indonesia’s Aceh province climbed past 100 on Thursday as searchers combed through rubble looking for survivors of the magnitude 6.5 quake that struck the northern tip of Sumatra island......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 8th, 2016