Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits Timor, Indonesia.

5.3 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.3 earthquake hits near the coast of central Peru.

5.2 earthquake hits Oaxaca, Mexico.

5.0 earthquake hits Hokkaido, Japan.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.4 earthquake hits north of Ascension Island.

5.2 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.1 earthquake hits Java, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.1 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits southeast of Shikoku, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands of Japan.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone (tc) 04p (Sarai), located approximately 164 nm south-southeast of Suva, Fiji, is tracking east-southeastward at 07 knots.

NewsBytes:

Fiji – Nearly 2,000 people took refuge in emergency shelters and one man was missing after being swept away in floodwaters as Tropical Cyclone Sarai pounded Fiji on Saturday causing widespread damage. With wind gusts strengthening to 150 kilometres per hour during the day, Sarai destroyed houses and crops, brought down trees, cut power and caused considerable flooding in low-lying areas. Thousands of holidaymakers were stranded with flights to and from Fiji either cancelled or rescheduled.

Kenya – Torrential rains caused massive floods in western Kenya on Saturday, affecting thousands of families in the region. Government officials said over 6,000 families in Kisumu were displaced and had lost their property, much of which was destroyed following a night of heavy rain. Many local residents have said they have no dry place to sleep and feared the flooding could worsen as they wait for aid.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia.

5.3 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits Panay in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits eastern Turkey.

5.0 earthquake hits off the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.0 Earthquake hits the western Indian-Antarctic ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits Hubei, China.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.5 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.5 earthquake hits southeast of Easter Island.

5.3 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.3 earthquake hits Tarapaca, Chile.

5.3 earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits eastern Sichuan, China.

5.1 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits the Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea.

5.2 earthquake hits Costa Rica.

5.2 earthquake hits the Cayman Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits San Juan, Argentina.

5.0 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits eastern Sichuan, China.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits offshore Guatemala.

5.5 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.4 earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

5.3 earthquake hits the Chagas Archipelago.

5.3 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 earthquake hits Crete.

5.1 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Tonga.

Earthquake – Albania

The 6.4 magnitude quake struck in the Adriatic Sea just before 4 a.m., 34 kilometres northwest of Tirana, Albania’s capital, has killed at least 21 people and injured more than 600, according to the government. There are reports of severe damage to infrastructure, and hundreds of buildings have collapsed or partially collapsed in Thumane and Durres, with people still thought to be trapped inside.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.

5.8 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.5 earthquake hits Papua, Indonesia.

5.4 earthquake hits the Bouvet Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits the Nicobar Islands off India.

5.2 earthquake hits the mid-Indian ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits Morocco.

5.0 earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.