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Strong and shallow M6.2 earthquake hits Solomon Islands

16 ноября 2018 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.2 earthquake hits Solomon Islands A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.2 hit near the Solomon Islands at 03:26 UTC on November 16, 2018. The agency is reporting a depth of 10.6 km (6.6 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.3 at a depth of 30 km (18.6 miles). The quake was initially... Read more...

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Shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Southern East Pacific Rise

16 ноября 2018 No comments

Shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Southern East Pacific Rise A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit Southern East Pacific Rise at 23:09 UTC on November 15, 2018. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. There are no people living within... Read more...

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The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: November 7 – 13, 2018

15 ноября 2018 No comments

New activity/unrest was reported for 2 volcanoes between November 7 and 13, 2018. Ongoing activity was reported for 13 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Mayon, Luzon (Philippines) | Suwanosejima, Ryukyu Islands (Japan). Ongoing activity: Aira, Kyushu (Japan) | Dukono,... Read more...

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US: Early-season winter storm shifting north, 335 000+ customers without power, travel disruption

15 ноября 2018 No comments

An early season winter storm, named Avery by The Weather Channel, continues to spread snow from the mid-Mississippi River Valley into the Ohio Valley today, November 15 along with potentially significant icing for the central Appalachians and a risk for heavy rain... Read more...

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Shallow M6.4 earthquake hits near Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

15 ноября 2018 No comments

Shallow M6.4 earthquake hits near Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.4 hit off the coast Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands at 20:02 UTC on November 15, 2018. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting the same... Read more...

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Extreme rainfall events wreak havoc across the Middle East

13 ноября 2018 No comments

The Middle East has been hit by several waves of severe storms over the past 30+ days and registered anomalously high amounts of rain in very short periods. For some of the regions, the storms were the worst in decades. More than 50 people were killed. Severe storm... Read more...

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Camp Fire now deadliest and most destructive in California history

12 ноября 2018 No comments

Camp Fire now deadliest and most destructive in California history Camp Fire has exploded in size since November 8, 2018, and is now the deadliest and most destructive individual wildfire in California history. On November 12, the death toll climbed to 31 and there are still 121 people missing. As of 19:36 PST, November 11 (03:36... Read more...

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Deadly landslide hits Niteroi, Rio de Janeriro, Brazil

11 ноября 2018 No comments

At least 10 people have been killed and 11 others injured after heavy rains caused large landslide in Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro Metropolitan Region, Brazil on November 10, 2018. The event took place in the Boa Esperança Community in Piratininga, Niterói,... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.3 earthquake North Atlantic Ocean

11 ноября 2018 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.3 earthquake North Atlantic Ocean A strong and shallow M6.3 earthquake was registered in the North Atlantic Ocean at 14:03 UTC on November 11, 2018. USGS is reporting a depth of 7.3 km (4.5 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.3 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). According to the USGS, the epicenter was... Read more...

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Major flash floods hit ancient city of Petra, killing at least 12 tourists, Jordan

10 ноября 2018 No comments

Heavy rain caused severe flash flooding in Jordan«s ancient city of Petra, the kingdom»s main tourist attraction, on Friday, November 9, 2018, killing at least 12 people. Nearly 4 000 people were forced to evacuate. According to state media and Jordanian... Read more...

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