Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.1 earthquake hits the Panama-Costa Rica border.

5.3 earthquake hits central Peru.

5.1 earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits east of Severnaya Zemlya, Russia.

5.1 earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.2 earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

5.0 earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.8 earthquake hits Jan Mayan Island.

5.8 earthquake hits the southern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.5 earthquake hits the southern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.3 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

5.0 earthquake hits western Australia.

5.0 earthquake hits Tristan de Cunha.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

7.3 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

6.8 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

6.3 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

6.2 earthquake hits the Bali Sea.

5.9 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.6 earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

5.5 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

Two 5.2 earthquakes hit the Kuril Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits off the coast of Costa Rica.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Atlantic Ocean: tropical Storm Leslie is located about 585 mi…940 km ne of Bermuda with maximum sustained winds…60 mph…95 km/h. Present movement…ne or 45 degrees at 8 mph…13 km/h.

In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Hurricane Sergio is located about 1045 mi…1680 km wsw of the southern tip of Baja California with maximum sustained winds…125 mph…205 km/h. Present movement…sw or 235 degrees at 8 mph…13 km/h.

In the Western Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm 30w (Kong-Rey), located approximately 211 nm north-northeast of Pusan, South Korea, is tracking north-northeastward at 31 knots.

In the Central Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm Walaka is located about 995 mi…1600 km nnw of Honolulu Hawaii with maximum sustained winds…45 mph…75 km/h. Present movement…ne or 45 degrees at 17 mph…28 km/h.

NewsBytes:

Italy – Severe floods continue to impact areas in southern Italy, with videos posted to social media showing floodwater swirling through streets. Extreme threat warnings for flash flooding in southern Italy are in place until October 6. Currently major flash flooding can be seen in Catania, Sicily and in Pulsano (Ta), Puglia, south Italy this morning. Churning in the skies above Italy is a V-shaped mesoscale convective system (MCS) causing intense storms and torrential rainfall onto the Calabria and Puglia regions.

Costa Rica – Heavy rains over the course of the week caused significant flooding throughout Costa Rica on Friday. Nearly 1,000 people have been evacuated to at least 16 different shelter sites due to overflowing rivers in the provinces of Puntarenas and Guanacaste.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits the southern east Pacific rise.

5.1 earthquake hits the Nicobar Islands off India.

5.0 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

5.0 earthquake hits north of Halmahera, Indonesia.

5.0 earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits northern Peru.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

5.1 earthquake hits south-east of the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

8.2 earthquake hits Fiji.

A massive quake of magnitude 8.2 struck in the Pacific Ocean close to Fiji and Tonga on Sunday but it was so deep that it did not cause any damage, authorities in Fiji said. The US Tsunami Warning Center also said the quake was too deep to cause a tsunami. The quake’s depth at 560 km would have dampened the shaking at the surface.

6.8 earthquake his Fiji.

6.3 earthquake hits Fiji.

6.2 earthquake hits the Lombok region, Indonesia.

6.1 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.8 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.8 earthquake hits the Volcano Islands off Japan.

5.6 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.6 earthquake hits the Panama-Colombia border.

5.5 earthquake hits Fiji.

Three 5.4 earthquakes hit Fiji.

5.4 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands, New Zealand.

5.3 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.2 earthquake hits France.

5.2 earthquake hits the Lombok region, Indonesia.

5.2 earthquake hits southern Sumatra, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits the southern East Pacific rise.

5.1 earthquake hits New Ireland, Papua new Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits the Volcano Islands off Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits South Island, New Zealand.

5.0 earthquake hits Serbia.

5.0 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

5.0 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 earthquake hits the Flores Sea.

6.1 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

5.5 earthquake hits the Volcano Islands, Japan.

5.3 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.2 earthquake hits the Volcano Islands, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits the Volcano Islands, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits northern Xinjiang, China.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits the island of Hawaii, Hawaii.

5.2 earthquake hits Antofagasta, Chile.

5.0 earthquake hits off the coast of Costa Rica.

6.4 Earthquake Indonesia – Update

The 6.4 magnitude earthquake has struck off Lombok, province of West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, at 05:47 local time, on 29 July 2018, followed by 66 aftershocks with the highest of those with a recorded magnitude of 5.7. The West Nusa Tenggara administration declared a seven-day state of emergency. The earthquake has claimed at least 17 lives. As of 1 August, the National Disaster and Mitigation Agency (BNPB) had recorded 10,062 displaced people and 5,448 destroyed houses across Lombok, most of which are located in East Lombok regency.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits Kyrgyzstan.

5.3 earthquake hits the Izu Islands, Japan.

5.1 earthquake it the Loyalty Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits offshore O’Higgins, Chile.

5.0 earthquake hits off the coast of Costa Rica.

5.0 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits Tajikistan.

5.0 earthquake hit southern Qinghai, China.

5.0 earthquake hits Kepulauan Kai, Indonesia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits Western Honshu, Japan.

The Monday morning earthquake hit Shimane Prefecture, injuring five people. Officials confirmed damage to some buildings and cracks in roads. No abnormalities were found at the Shimane nuclear power plant, according to its operator, Chugoku Electric Power Co.

5.7 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits the Sunda Strait, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits off the coast of Costa Rica.

5.1 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5,6 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.5 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.3 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

Two 5.2 Earthquakes hit the Loyalty Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits Azerbaijan.

5.1 Earthquake hits off the coast of Costa Rica.

5.1 Earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits Kyrgyzstan.

5.0 Earthquake hits Palau.

Four 5.0 Earthquakes hit the Loyalty Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

7.2 Earthquake hits the Iran-Iraq Border.

At least 332 people were killed in Iran and Iraq when a magnitude 7.3 earthquake jolted the region on Sunday, state media in the two countries said, and rescuers were searching for dozens trapped under rubble in the mountainous area. The earthquake was felt as far away as Turkey, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates

State television said more than 328 people were killed in Iran and at least 2 500 were injured. Local officials said the death toll would rise as search and rescue teams reached remote areas of Iran.

The earthquake was felt in several western provinces of Iran but the hardest hit province was Kermanshah, which announced three days of mourning. More than 236 of the victims were in Sarpol-e Zahab county in Kermanshah province, about 15 km (10 miles) from the Iraq border.

Iranian state television said the quake had caused heavy damage in some villages where houses were made of earthen bricks. Rescuers were laboring to find survivors trapped under collapsed buildings.

The quake also triggered landslides that hindered rescue efforts, officials told state television. At least 14 provinces in Iran had been affected, Iranian media reported.

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6.7 Earthquake hits Costa Rica.

Three people suffered fatal heart attacks that coincided with the time of the earthquake. At least one building in Jacó had been evacuated due to apparent damage and there were reports of walls collapsing and objects falling in other parts of the country, but there were no reports of any further injuries.

5.9 Earthquake hits off the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.0 Earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.0 Earthquake hits near the north coast of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.