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Strong and shallow M6.8 hits near the west coast of Honshu, Japan – tsunami advisories in effect

18 июня 2019 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.8 hits near the west coast of Honshu, Japan — tsunami advisories in effect A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the JMA as M6.8 hit near the west coast of Honshu, Japan at 13:22 UTC (22:22 JST) on June 18, 2019. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). USGS is reporting M6.4 at a depth of 16.1 km (10 miles). A tsunami... Read more...

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Largest glacier in Greenland is growing for third year in a row, thickening occurring across an increasingly wide area

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Largest glacier in Greenland is growing for third year in a row, thickening occurring across an increasingly wide area Jakobshavn Glacier in western Greenland, best known for being world's fastest-moving glacier, is growing for the third year in a row. By the third year, thickening is occurring across an increasingly wide area. The glacier has spent decades in retreat until... Read more...

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Powerful eruptions at Popocatepetl volcano, ash to 12.8 km (42 000 feet) a.s.l., Mexico

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Powerful eruptions at Popocatepetl volcano, ash to 12.8 km (42 000 feet) a.s.l., Mexico Several significant eruptions took place at Popocatepetl volcano, Mexico on June 17, 2019. The volcanic ash cloud rose up to 12.8 km (42 000 feet) above sea level. The first eruption started at 11:44 UTC (06:44 local time) followed by another one at 12:04 UTC (07:04... Read more...

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