Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.2 earthquake hits North of Ascension Island.

5.1 earthquake hits the Bismarck Sea.

5.0 earthquake hits Fiji.

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Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Western Pacific: Tropical storm 02w (Sanba), located approximately 374 nm southeast of Manila, Philippines, is tracking westward at 11 knots.

In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone (tc) 09p (Gita), located approximately 211 nm southeast of Suva, Fiji, is tracking westward at 10 knots.

Newsbytes:

Tonga – Tonga’s neighbours scrambled to deliver emergency relief on Tuesday after Cyclone Gita tore across the Pacific island nation in the middle of the night, flattening the parliament, tearing roofs off homes and causing widespread flooding. There were no confirmed reports of deaths from the Category 4 storm, but there were a lot of injured people. About 5,700 people sought shelter in evacuation centres overnight, and it is expected these numbers will increase substantially tonight. The cyclone was heading towards Fiji’s southern islands on Tuesday, with some forecasts reporting it intensifying towards a Category 5 storm.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.4 Earthquake hits Java, Indonesia.

The 6.4 Earthquake rocked the Indonesian capital of Jakarta and other cities on the country’s island of Java late Friday, with authorities reporting at least two deaths.

Disaster relief officials say buildings collapsed in several western Java districts and a hospital was evacuated after suffering damage. The quake made buildings sway in Jakarta.

5.6 Earthquake hits Java, Indonesia.

5.3 earthquake hits Tonga.

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

5.1 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.1 Earthquake hits offshore Tarapaca, Chile.

5.1 Earthquake hits the South Sandwich islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits offshore Guerrero, Mexico.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Pacific-Antarctic ridge.

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

6.3 Earthquake hits eastern Iran.

6.1 Earthquake hits eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.4 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.3 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.2 Earthquake hits the southeast Indian ridge.

5.1 Earthquake hits eastern Iran.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

5.0 Earthquake hits eastern Iran.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Auckland Islands, New Zealand.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Lac Kivu region, Congo.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 Earthquake hits Guam.

5.6 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.5 Earthquake hits South Korea.

5.3 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.3 Earthquake hits east of the South Sandwich Islands.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Volcano Islands off Japan.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

Two 5.0 Earthquakes hit the Kermedec islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Indian Ocean Triple Junction.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.8 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.7 Earthquake hits off the coast of Jalisco, Mexico.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Fox Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.2 Earthquake hits near the coast of Papua, Indonesia.

5.1 Earthquake hits Colombia.

5.0 Earthquake hits Taiwan.