Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 earthquake hits Myanmar.

Three 5.3 earthquakes hit Myanmar in quick succession.

5.3 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits the Galapagos Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.

5.0 earthquake hits Tajikistan.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 Earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.3 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Kamchatka.

5.2 Earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

5.2 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.1 Earthquake hits south of the Mariana Islands.

Mount St Helens

Since New Years Day Mount St. Helens has experienced 40 earthquakes within its vicinity as tremors continue every few hours. The most powerful earthquake was a magnitude 3.9 that occurred around midnight west coast time about 5 miles from Mount St. Helens and 23 miles from the town of Morton. It is common to experience swarms of earthquakes at Mount St. Helens. While it is certainly not a sign of an impending eruption, the earthquakes are a result of an active volcanic system.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.5 Earthquake hits the State of Yap, Micronesia.

6.2 Earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.4 Earthquake hits the State of Yap, Micronesia.

5.3 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.1 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.1 Earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits Samar in the Philippines.

5.0 Earthquake hits eastern Honshu, Japan.

5.0 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

There are no current tropical storms.

Newsbytes:

Fiji – Low lying areas in and around the Central Division experienced flooding due to the continuous heavy rain affecting the region. Police have confirmed that Nausori town and areas around Suva and Nasinu are currently flooded. Settlements around Wainadoi had experienced flooding last night.

Vietnam – Seven dams and reservoirs in Quảng Nam and Thừa Thiên-Huế provinces have begun releasing water as the central region experiences torrential downpours. The tropical depression that made landfall in the south-central region over the weekend, together with a cold spell coming down from the north, have brought heavy rain to four localities in the mid-central region, including the provinces of Quảng Trị, Thừa Thiên-Huế and Quảng Nam, as well as Đà Nẵng City. The weather centre has issued alerts on potential flash floods, landslides and flooding in lowland areas in these localities.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.1 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

Iran – Update

The powerful 7.3 magnitude earthquake near the Iraq-Iran border has authorities now saying the quake killed 407 people in the country and injured 6,700.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.5 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits the western Indian-Antarctic ridge.

5.0 Earthquake hits Antofagasta, Chile.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Dodecanese Islands – Turkish border region.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 Earthquake hits Samoa.

5.6 Earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

5.3 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits Samoa.

5.1 Earthquake hits The Kuril islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits Guatemala.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits Samoa.