Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits Southern California.

5.4 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.3 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.3 earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits Pakistan.

5.1 earthquake hits central Afghanistan.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

7.0 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre (PTWC) issued a threat warning for the country’s coastline located within 300 km of the quake’s epicentre, but later advised that the threat had passed. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage. The shallow quake struck close to the coast, around 100 miles (162 km) southwest of Rabaul, a much more remote region than the country’s mountainous mainland highlands where a magnitude 7.5 tremor struck on 26 February, killing 100 people.

5.8 earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

5.7 earthquake hits Tajikistan.

5.5 earthquake hits near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan.

Two 5.3 earthquakes hit New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua and New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits Seram, Indonesia.

5.0 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua and New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua and New Guinea.

5.2 earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.

5.1 earthquake hits the Gulf of Alaska.

5.0 earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits Kepulauan Tanimbar, Indonesia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits the Gulf of Alaska.

5.1 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits Kepulauan Tanimbar, Indonesia.

Earthquake Swarm hits Iceland

Almost thirty earthquakes occurred in North Iceland and the ocean north of Iceland Monday night. The largest earthquake of the swarm occcured at 2.30 AM at a magnitude of 3.0. Its origins were around 20 km North East of Siglufjörður. The swarm began at around 00.30 Monday night and most of them were at a magnitude of between 1.0 and 2.0. An earthquake of 2.8 occurred North East of Grímsey. The Iceland Met Office sees no cause for concern but is carefully monitoring events.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.3 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

6.3 earthquake hits the south-east Indian Ridge.

5.9 earthquake hits Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia.

5.4 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.3 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits the Hindu Kush, Afghanistan.

5.1 earthquake hits the Philippines.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

7.5 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

No injuries were immediately reported.

6.0 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.6 earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.5 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.5 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua new Guinea.

Two 5.4 earthquakes hit New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

Two 5.2 earthquakes hit New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

Nine 5.0 earthquakes hit New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits Taiwan.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia.

5.2 earthquake hits near the south coast of Papua, Indonesia.

5.2 earthquake hits the central mid-Atlantic Ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits offshore Antofagasta, Chile.

5.0 earthquake hits Taiwan.

5.0 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

5.2 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits the Rota region in the north Mariana Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 Earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.7 Earthquake hits the southern east Pacific rise.

5.5 Earthquake hits the Pacific-Antarctic ridge.

5.4 Earthquake hits the Nicobar Islands off India.

5.2 Earthquake hits Kepulauaan Mentawai, Indonesia.

5.2 Earthquake hits Tarapaca, Chile.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

7.1 Earthquake hits Puebla, Mexico.

Quake damage

At least 248 people were killed when a powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck Mexico on Tuesday, including 21 children crushed beneath an elementary school that was reduced to rubble. In addition to Mexico City, people were also killed in Puebla, Morelos, Mexico state and Guerrero. Well after nightfall, rescue crews and volunteers in Mexico City – home to 20 million people – were still clawing through the rubble of dozens of collapsed buildings looking for survivors and bodies. Rescue workers reported that families were getting WhatsApp messages pleading for help from desperate relatives trapped under debris.

5.5 Earthquake hits the Auckland Islands, New Zealand.

5.4 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.3 Earthquake hits southern Peru.

5.2 Earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 Earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Cook Strait, New Zealand.

5.0 Earthquake hits eastern Iran.