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Strong and shallow M6.2 earthquake registered off the coast of Taiwan

13 февраля 2015 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.2 earthquake registered off the coast of Taiwan A strong and shallow M6.2 (CENC) earthquake was registered off the southeastern coast of Taiwan on February 13, 2015 at 20:06 UTC. CENC (China) is reporting depth of 7 km (4.3 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.2 at a depth of 20 km (12.4 miles). USGS registered this quake as... Read more...

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Active volcanoes in the world: February 4 – 10, 2015

12 февраля 2015 No comments

New activity was observed at 9 volcanoes from February 4 — 10, 2015. During the same period, ongoing activity was observed also at 9 volcanoes.New activity/unrest: Colima, Mexico | Fuego, Guatemala | Karymsky, Eastern Kamchatka (Russia) | Klyuchevskoy, Central Kamchatka... Read more...

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Very strong and deep M6.7 earthquake hits Jujuy, Argentina

11 февраля 2015 No comments

Very strong and deep M6.7 earthquake hits Jujuy, Argentina A very strong and deep earthquake measuring M6.7 hit Jujuy, Argentina at 18:57 UTC on February 11, 2015. USGS is reporting depth of 190.8 km (118.5 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.6 at a depth of 180 km (111 miles).Epicenter was located 93 km (58 mi) W of El Aguilar, 128 k... Read more...

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New England winter storm breaks records, US

10 февраля 2015 No comments

New England winter storm breaks records, US Another large snowstorm was affecting New England, US on February 9, 2015 dropping more snow on the region and breaking records.On February 9, NOAA's National Weather Service in Boston, Massachusetts noted that "The 30-day snowfall total at Boston ending 7 a.m. Read more...

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Strong new eruption and large pyroclastic flow from Mount Sinabung, Indonesia

9 февраля 2015 No comments

Strong new eruption and large pyroclastic flow from Mount Sinabung, Indonesia Indonesia's Mount Sinabung erupted early February 9, 2015 sending ash up to 4 km into the air. Aviation Color Code has been raised to Orange.At 03:32 UTC today, plume was extending 31 km to the west, according to Darwin VAAC.At 13:21 UTC, the agency reported volcani... Read more...

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Jakarta flooded as peak rainy season approaches, Indonesia

9 февраля 2015 No comments

Jakarta's Disaster Mitigation Agency recorded 49 flood prone spots in the city on Monday, February 9, after torrential rain than began early Sunday, February 8.West, north and central areas of the city have been worst affected, with some parts in up to 80 cm deep wa... Read more...

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Strong eruption of Fuego volcano, Guatemala

8 февраля 2015 No comments

Activity at Guatemala's Fuego volcano significantly increased late February 7, 2015 when series of strombolian-type explosions sent water vapor and ash up to 6 km into the air and temporarily closed international La Aurora airport.Moderate ashfall was reported as fa... Read more...

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Atmospheric river lashes drought-stricken California with rain and floods

7 февраля 2015 No comments

Atmospheric river lashes drought-stricken California with rain and floods As forecasted earlier this week, atmospheric river known locally as the Pineapple Express is sweeping down the West Coast US. The storm is dropping heavy rainfall, knocking down trees and power lines, delaying hundreds of flights and causing flash floods and traffic... Read more...

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Thousands of dead starfish wash up in Abergele, UK

5 февраля 2015 No comments

Thousands of dead starfish have been found dead on the Pensarn beach in Abergele, UK after a period of stormy weather last week. The site was discovered on Sunday, February 1, 2015 by amateur photographer Gordon McGookin who said thousands of starfish and razor clams sp... Read more...

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Active volcanoes in the world: January 28 – February 3, 2015

5 февраля 2015 No comments

New activity was observed at 7 volcanoes from January 28 - February 3, 2015. During the same period, ongoing activity was observed at 13 volcanoes.New activity/unrest: Colima, Mexico | Etna, Sicily (Italy) | Karymsky, Eastern Kamchatka (Russia) | Klyuchevskoy, Centr... Read more...

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