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Another large sinkhole opens at Inskip Point beach, Australia

24 сентября 2018 No comments

Another large sinkhole opens at Inskip Point beach, Australia Another large sinkhole has opened at Inskip Point beach in Queensland, Australia overnight September 24, 2018. This is the same beach where a sinkhole opened up on September 26, 2015, swallowing several vehicles and tents. The hole was spotted from the air on Monday... Read more...

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6 months’ worth of rain in 1 day, floodwaters rose 1.7 m (5.6 ft) as remnants of Medicane “Brian” hit Tunisia

24 сентября 2018 No comments

At least 4 people have been killed as remnants of the first medicane of the season — Brian — dropped heavy rain on Tunisia over the past couple of days, causing catastrophic flash flooding. Severe thunderstorms first hit the country on September 19 but rains... Read more...

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Intense eruption continues at Krakatau, alert level remains at 2 of 4, Indonesia

23 сентября 2018 No comments

Intense eruption continues at Krakatau, alert level remains at 2 of 4, Indonesia Mount Anak Krakatau erupted 56 times on Saturday, September 22, 2018, the Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) reported September 23. The alert level remains at Level II (Waspada/Caution). Thick black smoke produced by the eruptions rose up o 200 -... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hits east of Guam

23 сентября 2018 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hits east of Guam A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.4 hit east of Guam at 05:52 UTC on September 23, 2018. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.4 at a depth of 38 km (23.6 miles). According to the USGS, the epicenter... Read more...

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Alberta records snowiest September since records began, more expected, Canada

21 сентября 2018 No comments

Parts of Alberta, Canada recorded their snowiest September since records began. The city of Edmonton experienced its snowiest September on record, with six consecutive days of snowfall and 22 cm (8.6 inches) reported in total so far this month. The amount broke the... Read more...

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Possible eruption at Ketoi volcano, last confirmed eruption was in 1960, Kuril Islands

21 сентября 2018 No comments

Tokyo VAAC reported a possible eruption took place at Ketoi stratovolcano in Russia's Kuril Islands at 23:30 UTC on September 20, 2018. The last eruption of this volcano took place in 1960. Volcanic ash was not identifiable in satellite imagery and there was no... Read more...

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6 dead and missing after major flash floods hit Culiacan, Mexico

21 сентября 2018 No comments

At least three people have been killed and another three are missing after tropical depression hit Mexico's northwestern state of Sinaloa on September 20, 2018. The storm dropped heavy rains and caused major flash flooding in the city of Culiacán,... Read more...

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Major floods hit northern Ghana, killing at least 34 people and leaving 100 000 homeless

21 сентября 2018 No comments

At least 34 people have been killed and 2 are still missing after heavy rains combined with waters spilling from a dam in Burkina Faso flooded parts of northern Ghana this month. The floods caused widespread damage to agriculture, roads and other infrastructure and... Read more...

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Severe drought blamed for sharp decline in economy, exports of soy and corn, Argentina

20 сентября 2018 No comments

Severe drought blamed for sharp decline in economy, exports of soy and corn, Argentina The economy in Argentina declined sharply in the second quarter of 2018 as the country suffers its worst drought in decades and a steep decline in exports of soy and corn. Argentina was once the world's top exporter of soy and corn. According to the national... Read more...

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Massive landslide buries 24 homes in Cebu, leaving more than 60 dead and missing, Philippines

20 сентября 2018 No comments

A large landslide buried between 20 and 24 homes near a limestone quarry site on the fringes of Naga City of Cebu Province in the central Philippines early September 20, 2018. Most of the residents were still asleep when the slide took place. 12 bodies have been... Read more...

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