RedskyNews Category: Earthquakes & Tsunamis

6.1 Quake Hits Bali. No Tsunami.

A 6.1 magnitude earthquake hit Bali today, shaking hotels and sending holidaymakers fleeing in fear. The undersea quake struck at 8am local time (1am UK time) off the coast of the Indonesian island. There have been no reports of casualties,

Sulawesi Indonesia Tsunami 2018: Toll could reach 5000

The official death toll is 1,944 but this number could triple as authorities lose hope of finding survivors. About 5,000 people are still missing, feared death, after an earthquake and tsunami hit Sulawesi just over a week ago. The official

4.6 Quake Hits Tokyo…. No it doesn’t

A MAJOR earthquake alert sent over the mobile phone system in Tokyo sparked panic in the Japan capital as local woke to the notification, but people are reporting they never felt the quake. According to SNA Japan the tremor was

Sulawesi Indonesia Tsunami 2018: Volcano erupts on tsunami island

volcano has erupted on the same central Indonesian island hit by a devastating earthquake and tsunami five days ago. Mount Soputan, in North Sulawesi province, began spewing ash 6,000 metres (19,600 feet) into the sky on Wednesday morning. Authorities warned

Sulawesi Indonesia Tsunami 2018: Death toll rises to nearly 1,350

The number of people known to have died in Friday’s earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia has risen to 1,347, disaster response officials say. The death toll jumped on Tuesday from a previously confirmed figure of 844. The 7.5-magnitude quake struck

Sulawesi Indian Tsunami 2018: Mass burials to begin as Indonesia toll tops 1,200

PALU, INDONESIA – The death toll from Indonesia’s quake and tsunami disaster nearly doubled to 1,200 on Sunday (Sept 30) and was expected to rise further, prompting authorities to announce mass burials in a desperate attempt to stave off disease.

Sulawesi Indonesia Tsunami 2018: Every building destroyed in tiny fishing village

On Friday afternoon, Andi Rainaldi and his wife Flarahanie sat down to a meal of fried banana with extended family at Boya, a tiny waterside village in Donggala in Indonesia’s Central Sulawesi. That was until the magnitude-7.5 earthquake struck around

Canary Islands La Palma volcano gets ready to blow sparking emergency response

THE Canary Island of La Palma has been hit by another flurry of earthquakes once again prompting fears the deadly Cumbre Vieja could erupt – just four months after scientists recorded a swarm of more than 200 tremors. The Spanish

Sulawesi Indonesia Tsunami 2018: Death toll passes 800, ‘could rise into thousands’

The toll from an earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia soared on Sunday to 832 confirmed dead, with authorities fearing it will only climb as rescuers struggle to reach outlying communities cut off from communications and help. Dozens of people were

Mega Tsunami Due At Any Moment

The massive killer tidal wave would be created by a huge slab of rock – twice the size of the Isle of Man – smashing into the Atlantic Ocean after breaking away from the island of La Palma. The monster