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Increase in activity at Guatemala’s Pacaya volcano

15 февраля 2017 No comments

A new lava flow has become active at Guatemala's Pacaya volcano over the past couple of days. This new cycle of lava flow activity is expected to continue in the coming days. The lava flow began to erupt from a fissure inside the large breach on the NE flank of... Read more...

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Landslides, flooding affect more than 45 000 people, Indonesia

14 февраля 2017 No comments

Heavy rainfall across various parts of Indonesia triggered severe floods and deadly landslides over the past couple of days, affecting more than 45 000 people and killing at least 12. Heavy rain in Bangli District of Bali Province started on February 8 with 145 mm... Read more...

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Fourth eruption at Lake Rotorua, New Zealand

13 февраля 2017 No comments

Another hydrothermal eruption, the fourth since November 2016, took place at New Zealand's Lake Rotorua between 04:00 and 04:30 local time on February 12, 2017. The eruption lasted between 5 and 10 seconds. Residents who witnessed the eruption said this one was... Read more...

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Mass evacuations after hazardous situation at Oroville Dam

13 февраля 2017 No comments

Officials have ordered the evacuation of areas near the damaged Oroville Dam in Northern California on Sunday, February 12, 2017, amid concerns the dam's auxiliary spillway might collapse. The spillway is overflowing water since Saturday, February 11 for the... Read more...

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Significant explosive eruption at Bogoslof volcano, Alaska

13 февраля 2017 No comments

Significant explosive eruption at Bogoslof volcano, Alaska A significant explosive eruption began at Bogoslof volcano at about 16:24 UTC on February 13, 2017. The eruption is indicated in seismic data, the Alaska Volcano Observatory said. Although at this time there has been no lightning detected, nor satellite images... Read more...

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WA declared a natural disaster area, worst flooding in 30 years

13 февраля 2017 No comments

WA declared a natural disaster area, worst flooding in 30 years An upper-level trough system over southwestern Australia linked with a tropical low further north has produced heavy unseasonal rain over parts of Western Australia on February 9 and 10, 2017. Heavy rain flooded farms and roads and washed away bridges. At least one... Read more...

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Damaging earthquake swarm hits Western Turkey

12 февраля 2017 No comments

Damaging earthquake swarm hits Western Turkey A series of shallow and damaging earthquakes are shaking the tip of the Biga Peninsula in Western Turkey this month. The sequence includes four damaging M5+ earthquakes in which over 350 buildings sustained extensive damage. The quakes are occurring at the... Read more...

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Devastating floods hit western US, new storm approaching

11 февраля 2017 No comments

Devastating floods hit western US, new storm approaching More than a dozen people were rescued Friday, February 10, 2017, from flood waters in northern Nevada as authorities brace for what they say could be some of the worst floodings in more than 30 years by the end of the weekend. At the same time, unusually warm... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.5 earthquake hits the Philippines

10 февраля 2017 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.5 earthquake hits the Philippines A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.5 hit Mindanao, the Philippines at 14:03 UTC on February 10, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 27.9 km (18.4 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.3 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). According to the USGS,... Read more...

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Large earth crack forms in Pakistan’s Balochistan

10 февраля 2017 No comments

Another large earth fissure appears to have formed after recent heavy rain in Pakistan's Balochistan Province. It is not yet clear when the crack formed but according to Samaa, it is the longest known in Quila Abdullah. The fissure apparently spans several... Read more...

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