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Second M6.3 earthquake hits off the coast of Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia

19 мая 2019 No comments

Second M6.3 earthquake hits off the coast of Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit off the coast of Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia at 14:56 UTC on May 19, 2019. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). This is the second M6.3 earthquake to hit the region since 01:23... Read more...

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Shallow M6.3 earthquake hits off the coast of Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia

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Shallow M6.3 earthquake hits off the coast of Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit off the coast of New Caledonia on 01:23 UTC on May 19, 2019. The agency is reporting a depth of 20 km (12.4 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.2 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). The epicenter was located... Read more...

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Alert Level raised for Hakoneyama volcano, Japan

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Alert Level raised for Hakoneyama volcano, Japan The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) raised Alert Level for Hakoneyama volcano from Level 1 to Level 2 at 17:15 UTC on May 18 (02:15 JST on May 19). The last magmatic eruptive activity at this volcano took place about 2 900 years ago. The volcano is located in... Read more...

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Worst drought in 116 years hits Australian wheat production

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Worst drought in 116 years hits Australian wheat production The worst drought in more than a century is affecting parts of Australia, causing severe grain shortage in what is usually an outstanding surplus producing country. The condition resulted in a significant shipment of wheat from Canada, approved on May 9 and expected... Read more...

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Floods leave 600 000 ha (1.5 million acres) of crops damaged or destroyed, Argentina

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Floods leave 600 000 ha (1.5 million acres) of crops damaged or destroyed, Argentina Severe floods affecting Argentinan province of Santiago del Estero this month affected around 600 000 hectares (1 480 000 acres) of crops and caused at least 700 people to evacuate. The worst affected were rural towns of Los Juries and El Cuadrado in the... Read more...

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