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Strong M6.4 earthquake hits Fiji / Tonga region at intermediate depth

26 сентября 2017 No comments

Strong M6.4 earthquake hits Fiji / Tonga region at intermediate depth A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.4 hit Fiji / Tonga region at 04:20 UTC on September 26, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 98.1 km (60.9 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.4 at a depth of 100 km (62 miles). According to the USGS, the epicenter was... Read more...

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Nearly 50 000 evacuated around Agung amid fears of eruption, Bali

25 сентября 2017 No comments

Nearly 50 000 evacuated around Agung amid fears of eruption, Bali Nearly 50 000 people living near Agung volcano in Bali, Indonesia have been evacuated following an increasing unrest detected since August 10, 2017. Evacuations have taken place in an area of up to 12 km (7.4 miles) around the volcano. According to the ARISTOTLE... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.2 earthquake hits Oaxaca, Mexico

23 сентября 2017 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.2 earthquake hits Oaxaca, Mexico A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.2 hit Oaxaca, Mexico at 12:53 UTC on September 23, 2017 at a depth of 32.2 km (20 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.2 at a depth of 40 km (24.8 miles). According to the USGS, the epicenter was located 6.2 km... Read more...

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Alert level for Aoba (Ambae) volcano raised to second highest, Vanuatu

23 сентября 2017 No comments

Alert level for Aoba (Ambae) volcano raised to second highest, Vanuatu The Alert Level for Aoba volcano, also known as Ambae, was raised to the second highest (4 of 5) on Saturday, September 23, 2017. The activity at the volcano gradually intensified over the past couple of weeks and continues to intensify. The activity forced... Read more...

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Shallow M5.7 earthquake hits off the coast of Northern California

22 сентября 2017 No comments

Shallow M5.7 earthquake hits off the coast of Northern California A shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M5.7 hit off the coast of Northern California, US at 19:50 UTC on September 22, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 9.1 km (5.6 miles). The epicenter was located 58 km (36 miles) W of Ferndale, 58 km WNW of... Read more...

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Alert level for Agung volcano raised to highest (4 of 4), Bali

22 сентября 2017 No comments

Alert level for Agung volcano raised to highest (4 of 4), Bali Following a sharp increase in seismic activity, Indonesian authorities have raised the alert level for Agung volcano in Bali from 3 to 4 (of 4) at 20:30 local time (13:30 UTC) on September 22, 2017. Massive evacuation of communities around the volcano is in... Read more...

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Active volcanoes in the world: September 13 – 19, 2017

21 сентября 2017 No comments

New activity/unrest was reported for 3 volcanoes between September 13 and 19, 2017. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 16 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Agung, Bali (Indonesia) | Dieng Volcanic Complex, Central Java (Indonesia) | Zhupanovsky,... Read more...

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At least 12 dead, 92 missing after river overflows in North Kivu, DR Congo

21 сентября 2017 No comments

At least 12 people have died and another 92 are missing after heavy rains caused Bihambwe river to overflow its banks and flood two villages in Democratic Republic of Congo's North Kivu province on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. Julien Paluku, the governor of the... Read more...

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Mumbai inundated after more than a month’s worth of rain in 24 hours

21 сентября 2017 No comments

Less than a month after Mumbai was flooded by unusually high rainfall that killed many people, the metropolis has again experienced near-record rainfall that caused widespread flooding on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. It is the second wettest September day in... Read more...

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Shallow M5.9 earthquake hits off the coast of Honshu, Japan

20 сентября 2017 No comments

Shallow M5.9 earthquake hits off the coast of Honshu, Japan A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the JMA as M5.9 hit off the east coast of Honshu, Japan at 16:37 UTC on September 20, 2017 (01:37 JST, September 21). The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). USGS is reporting M6.1 at a depth of 10 km. If... Read more...

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