RedskyNews Category: Earthquakes & Tsunamis

4.8 Earthquake Hits Trinidad

CARIBBEAN 360 – A 4.8 magnitude earthquake rocked Trinidad and Tobago early this morning, but there have been no reports of injuries or damage. The tremor occurred around 3:49 a.m. to the northwest of Trinidad, at a depth of 136

5.5 Earthquake Rattles Islamabad

An strong earthquake jolted Islamabad along with north-western parts of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa early on Thursday morning, Express News reported. According to the meteorological department, the earthquake, measuring 5.5 on the Ricther scale, was felt in the federal capital Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Peshawar,

3.7 Quake Shakes Gracefield Quebec

An earthquake registering at magnitude 3.7 shook an area in western Quebec on Wednesday afternoon. Natrual Resources Canada reported the quake about three kilometres south-southwest of Gracefield, Que., which is a popular spot for earthquakes. The federal agency said the

4.5 Quake Hits Near Hawthorne Nevada

HAWTHORNE, NV – The Nevada Seismological Laboratory is reporting a 4.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Hawthorne, Yerington and Schurz at 7:15PM on Monday, Sept. 7, 2015. The laboratory, located at the University of Nevada Reno, reported the earthquake’s epicenter was

6.1 Quake Strikes Off Fiji No Tsunami Alert

An earthquake registering a magnitude of 6.1 has reportedly struck south of the Fiji Islands. The seismic movement was recorded at 6.36pm (AEST) at a depth of 573km. The information has not yet been finalised, however the US Geological Survey

3.1 Quake Rattles Mount St Helens

MOUNT ST. HELENS, Wash. — A magnitude 3.1 earthquake struck Thursday afternoon about 11 miles north-northwest of Mount St. Helens, Washington Emergency Management said. “No reports of being felt or damage,” emergency management tweeted. The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network said

4.4 Magnitude Quake Hits Cairo

CAIRO: An earthquake measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale struck Egypt early Thursday, and was felt in Cairo, Youm7 reported. The tremor took place at 3:44 a.m. local time in the Mediterranean governorate of Marsa Matrouh, the head of the

4.3 Quake Hits Washington’s Okanogan Area

Spokane — A moderate earthquake Tuesday morning shook the ground in southeast Okanogan County and could be felt up to 25 miles away. The quake at 9:42 a.m. was measured at a magnitude of 4.3 and was felt over a

Mega Quake & Tsunami To Hit Pacific Northwest

Experts have raised alarm that a major devastating earthquake is due to hit the U.S. Pacific Northwest, causing massive devastation from Sacramento to Portland, Seattle, and Tacoma, with loss of thousands of lives and displacement of millions. The doomsday prediction

4.4 Quake Shakes British Colombia

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — A magnitude 4.4 earthquake has shaken north eastern British Columbia, but no damage has been reported. Honn Kao of the Geological Survey of Canada says the earthquake was 114 kilometres from the city of Fort

Three Earthquakes Jolt Nepal

KATHMANU: Three earthquakes of moderate intensity have jolted Nepal but no damage was reported. A 4.8 magnitude earthquake struck Dolakha district, 110 kilometres east of capital Kathmandu, early Sunday. Two more quakes were recorded on Saturday. A 4.5 magnitude earthquake

4.7 Quake Near Japan Nuclear Plant

The U.S. Geological Survey reported a 4.7-magnitude earthquake Sunday morning near the site of the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster in Japan. The earthquake’s epicentre was 33 miles offshore, almost directly east of the power plant damaged in the devastating 2011

34 Meter Tsunami Could Hit Japan

TOKYO (AP)—Much of Japan’s Pacific coast could be inundated by a tsunami more than 34 meters (112 feet) high if a powerful earthquake hits offshore, according to revised estimates by a government panel. The panel of experts says any tsunami

6.3 Earthquake Hits Mexico City

Mexico was shaken Monday afternoon by a strong apparent aftershock from a powerful earthquake late last month. Officials said there were no immediate reports of serious damage or injuries from the quake, which had an initial magnitude of 6.3. Office

6.4 Quake Hits Japan No Tsunami

An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale has struck northeast Japan – the same region devastated by last year’s quake and tsunami. There have been no reports of any casualties or damage and no tsunami warning was issued. High-speed

7.1 Earthquake Hits Central Chile

A magnitude-7.1 quake has hit central Chile, rattling buildings in the capital and triggering evacuations along the coast. Residents in the capital Santiago fled their homes as the tremor rattled television sets, kitchen cabinets and tables. A mayor in the