Archive

Archive for 13 ноября 2015

Very strong and shallow M7.0 triggers tsunami advisories, southwestern Japan

13 ноября 2015 No comments

Very strong and shallow M7.0 triggers tsunami advisories, southwestern Japan A very strong and shallow earthquake registered as M7.0 by JMA hit off the coast of Kyushu, Japan at 20:51 UTC on November 13, 2015. The agency is reporting depth of about 10 km (6.2 miles). USGS is reporting M6.5 at a depth of 10 km.According to the USGS, epicenter was... Read more...

Categories: Feed Tags:

A new answer to a long standing question of how plate tectonics started on Earth

13 ноября 2015 No comments

A new answer to a long standing question of how plate tectonics started on Earth An international team of geologists have proposed a new answer to a long standing question how plate tectonics started on Earth in the first place. They were able to demonstrate how the first sinking of litospheric plates, which is a key process of plate tectonics, occu... Read more...

Categories: Feed Tags:

Violent hailstorm wreaks havoc across Conscripto Bernardi, Argentina

13 ноября 2015 No comments

An extremely intense, short-lasting, rainstorm accompanied with strong winds and large hail hit Conscripto Bernardi in Argentina in the late afternoon (local time) on November 9, 2015.Video credit: Meteo TubeThe storm caused severe damage to buildings and other infrastr... Read more...

Categories: Feed Tags:

Heavy rainfall and severe flooding leaves at least 27 people dead in Tamil Nadu, India

13 ноября 2015 No comments

Heavy rainfall and severe flooding leaves at least 27 people dead in Tamil Nadu, India Heavy rainfalls triggered severe flooding in Tamil Nadu state, India since a tropical depression reached its coasts on November 9, 2015. At least 27 people have been reported dead so far.A strong tropical depression developed over the Bay of Bengal on November 8 brought... Read more...

Categories: Feed Tags: