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Deep M6.2 earthquake hits Java, Indonesia

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Deep M6.2 earthquake hits Java, Indonesia A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.2 hit near the coast of Java, Indonesia at 18:12 UTC on February 5, 2020 (01:12 LT, February 6). The agency is reporting a depth of 592 km (367 miles). EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. The epicenter was... Read more...

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Earthquake swarm at Michoacan-Guanajuato volcanic field, Mexico

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Earthquake swarm at Michoacan-Guanajuato volcanic field, Mexico An earthquake swarm is in progress at the Michoacan-Guanajuato volcanic field, Mexico. At this time, it's unclear whether the quakes are volcanic or tectonic in origin. The zone contains over 1 400 vents and covers an area of approximately 200 x 250 km (125 x... Read more...

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The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: January 29 – February 4, 2020

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New activity/unrest was reported for 3 volcanoes from January 29 to February 4, 2020. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 17 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Kuchinoerabujima, Ryukyu Islands (Japan) | Rincon de la Vieja, Costa Rica | Taal, Luzon... Read more...

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Avalanches in eastern Turkey claim at least 38 lives, many of them first responders working under blizzard conditions

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Avalanches in eastern Turkey claim at least 38 lives, many of them first responders working under blizzard conditions At least 38 people have been killed in two avalanches that hit eastern Turkey on Tuesday and Wednesday, February 4 and 5, 2020. Many of them were first responders who were searching for the survivors of the first incident, in which a van was buried under 5 m (16.4... Read more...

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South Island under state of emergency as floods displace thousands, New Zealand

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Thousands of residents in South Island, New Zealand, were forced to evacuate their homes on Wednesday morning, February 5, 2020, after severe flooding hit the region, prompting officials to declare a state of emergency. The severe weather also left hundreds of... Read more...

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