Wednesday, August 23, 2017
In 2011, a megathrust earthquake off the coast of Japan produced a huge tsunami that killed over 15,000 people. The 9.0 magnitude quake was so big it shifted the Earth’s axis and moved the coast of Honshu, Japan’s main...
BUTTE, Mont. - Seismologists are studying a swarm of 500-plus earthquakes that have rattled the Yellowstone Park area since June 12.Most are centered 8 miles north-northeast of West Yellowstone.  That is just a few miles east of the Hebgen...
It’s 102 degrees, just north of Palm Springs. White wind turbines, two stories high, dot the desert landscape all of the way to the base of snowcapped mountains in the distance.Seismologist and earthquake expert Lucy Jones is standing on...
EDITOR: Retribution? Comes in recent months after Italy Vowed to Vote Against Future Anti-Israel... Having not yet recovered from the severe earthquakes of recent months, central Italy was struck by 10 earthquakes in succession over a four-hour period Wednesday, all of them...
More than 20 people have been killed and many are feared trapped under the rubble of collapsed buildings after a powerful 6.5 earthquake struck off Aceh province on Indonesia’s Sumatra island, according to officials.A press officer at the provincial...
By James Regan Jamie Freed SYDNEY (Reuters) - The powerful earthquake that struck New Zealand was unusual in that a big event on one fault may have immediately triggered a big event on a second fault, experts said on Monday.An...
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina –  A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 has struck northwestern Argentina, but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.The earthquake struck just after 8 a.m. local time and was centered about 16...
A powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake has rocked New Zealand’s South Island, triggering a tsunami as people fled buildings in a panic and were told to seek higher ground.The quake struck around 50 kilometers (around 30 miles) northeast of the city...
Large Earthquake Rattles Residents Across The State    CUSHING, Okla. -- An earthquake rattled the state of Oklahoma Sunday night, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.CBS affiliate KOTV reported that the 5.3-magnitude earthquake happened at 7:44 p.m. CST.Its epicenter was reported about one...
Two strong earthquakes have hit central Italy, shaking buildings in the capital Rome.Rome shaken after earthquake hits central Italy A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck at 1710 GMT south of Visso in the province of Macerata, the US Geological Survey said. There...

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