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Shallow M6.0 earthquake near the coast of San Andres archipelago, Caribbean Sea

25 ноября 2018 No comments

Shallow M6.0 earthquake near the coast of San Andres archipelago, Caribbean Sea A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit near Archipelago of San Andrés, Providencia and Santa Catalina (Colombia), the Caribbean Sea at 03:40 UTC on November 25, 2018 (21:40 LT, November 24). The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km... Read more...

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Severe floods hit Iraq, leaving 3 000+ homes flooded and more than 12 people dead

25 ноября 2018 No comments

Another round of heavy rain on November 22 and 23, 2018, caused severe flooding in parts of Iraq, leaving more than 12 people dead. The event follows weeks of unusually heavy and early rainfall and dozens of casualties. The worst affected governorates are Ninewa and... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Kermanshah, Iran

25 ноября 2018 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Kermanshah, Iran A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit Kermanshah, Iran at 16:37 UTC (20:07 local time) on November 25, 2018. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.3 at a depth of 10 km. The quake hit one year after... Read more...

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Over 19 000 homes destroyed by heavy rain and flash floods in Sudan

23 ноября 2018 No comments

Over 19 000 homes destroyed by heavy rain and flash floods in Sudan Over 200 000 people in 15 of Sudan's 18 states have been affected by heavy rains and flash floods between October 8 and November 4, 2018. This is almost double the 122 500 people affected by floods the same time last year. According to the Government of Sudan,... Read more...

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Akan volcano alert level raised, Hokkaido, Japan

23 ноября 2018 No comments

The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) has issued a Near-crater Warning for Akan volcano (Meakandake) at 03:30 UTC on November 23, 2018. The decision was made due to increased seismic activity at the volcano. A similar event occurred in 2015 when the increased... Read more...

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Significant snowfall, reductions in visibility and gusty winds expected as winter storm moves across Central Plains into the Great Lakes, US

23 ноября 2018 No comments

Significant snowfall, reductions in visibility and gusty winds expected as winter storm moves across Central Plains into the Great Lakes, US A winter storm will move across the Central Plains into the Great Lakes through the weekend bringing significant snowfall and gusty winds, leading to significant reductions to visibility, NWS warns. Meanwhile, Pacific storm systems continue to produce heavy snow in... Read more...

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The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: November 14 – 20, 2018

22 ноября 2018 No comments

New activity/unrest was reported for 3 volcanoes between November 14 and 20, 2018. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 13 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Fuego, Guatemala | Mayon, Luzon (Philippines) | Suwanosejima, Ryukyu Islands (Japan).... Read more...

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Significant increase in ash emissions at Veniaminof, Aviation Color Code Red, Alaska

22 ноября 2018 No comments

Significant increase in ash emissions at Veniaminof, Aviation Color Code Red, Alaska Ash emissions at Veniaminof volcano increased significantly on November 21, 2018, forcing Alaska Volcano Observatory to raise the Aviation Color Code to Red and Volcano Alert Level to Warning. Veniaminof is generating a plume of ash up to 4.6 km (15 000 feet) above... Read more...

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Popocatépetl erupting hot rocks, Alert Level remains at Yellow, Mexico

21 ноября 2018 No comments

Popocatépetl erupting hot rocks, Alert Level remains at Yellow, Mexico Popocatepetl volcano in Mexico is showing signs of increased activity since November 19, 2018. The Alert Level remains at Yellow, Phase Two (middle level on a three-color scale). Residents and tourists are advised not to go near the volcano, especially near the... Read more...

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Record cold in the Northeast, rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow along the West Coast

21 ноября 2018 No comments

Very cold Arctic air will bring frigid temperatures to the US Northeast, possibly marking the region's coldest Thanksgiving ever as well as the entire month of November. Meanwhile, a series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and... Read more...

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