Powerful M6.6 earthquake kills at least 6 and injures 100 in southern Philippines

A powerful earthquake shook the southern Philippines on Tuesday, October 29, 2019, triggering landslides and loosening boulders that killed six people and injured more than 100 others. The same...

Cascadia Subduction Zone severely under-monitored, Seismologists say

With the potential of a destructive earthquake hitting Western Washington at any moment, seismologists are becoming increasingly worried about the lack of earthquake-tracking technology offshore. That’s why...

The Dangerous Hayward Fault Is Overdue and Transects Through the lives of Hundreds of Thousands of Bay Area Residents in California

California’s Hayward Fault is considered one of the most dangerous seismological zones in the United States. It runs through the densely populated hills of the East Bay, sketching...

The Really Big One: The Next Rupture of the Cascadia Subduction Zone Will Spell the Worst Natural Disaster in the History of North America

An earthquake will destroy a sizable portion of the coastal Northwest. The question is when. And keep in mind: The next full-margin rupture of the Cascadia subduction zone will...

Deep M6.4 Earthquake Hits Vanuatu Islands – No Tsunami Threats or Warnings

A deep and strong M6.4 earthquake struck off the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on October 21, 2019. There are no immediate reports of casualties or immediate tsunami...

New Earthquake Risk for California: The Garlock Fault, a Major California Fault Line Capable of Producing M8.0 Earthquakes, Is Shifting for the First Time in History, Baffling Scientists

A major California fault line is shifting for the first time in history, triggered by the series of earthquakes that shook Southern California in July. This is surprising,...

Earthquake in Philippines Kills 5, Injures 28, Closes Schools (Videos and Pictures)

A strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hit 7km ENE of Columbio, Philippines on October 16, 2019, sending people running in the streets. At least five dead with dozens...

Earthquakes Continue in New Madrid Fault as Central States Prepare For the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut Earthquake Drill

After yesterday's M3.0 quake, several tremors hit inside the New Madrid Fault today. The New Madrid Seismic Zone is constantly shaking since about 1 month, now. Meanwhile Missouri...

A Last Quake to Make Los Angeles a Radioactive Dead Zone

The likely human death toll would be in the millions. The likely property loss would be in the trillions. The forever damage to our species’ food supply, ecological...

Very Shallow Earthquake Series Swarms Lilbourn, Missouri, Right in the New Madrid Seismic Zone

The New Madrid Fault Line is constantly releasing pressure these days. Already 9 very shallow earthquakes have hit near Lilbourn, Missouri since September 30, 2019.

M5.6 Earthquake Hits Off El Hierro, Canary Islands – Tremors Felt In Tenerife 250 Miles Away – Next Magma Intrusion Begins

A M5.6 earthquake hit 180km (112 miles) east of El Hierro, the smallest and youngest island of the Canary Islands, on September 26, 2019. The tremors were recorded...

M6.8 Earthquake Hits Off Maule, Chile – Video Compilation

A strong M6.8 earthquake hit off the coast of Maule, Chile at 15:57 UTC (10:57 local time) on September 29, 2019. No tsunami expected although the quake...

The Real Risk at Yellowstone Is Not a Super-Eruption But a Powerful Earthquake

Despite all the attention directed toward the supervolcano, experts monitoring activity at the park around the clock say it isn’t an eruption we should be immediately concerned about... It’s earthquakes.

New Madrid Is Jolting Again: M3.1 and M2.8 Earthquakes in Missouri

It’s not just the West Coast that needs to watch out for tectonic obliteration. Today, the New Madrid Zone was hit by two small earthquakes: M2.8 and M3.1...

2017 Chiapas Earthquake Triggers 1-Year-Long Slow Slip Event on San Andreas Fault 1,900 Miles Away

A high-resolution map of surface displacements indicates that the 2017 Chiapas earthquake caused substantial creep along a segment of the San Andreas Fault. They are both separated by...

M6.1 Earthquake Hits Chile

M6.1 earthquake hits Argentina september 26, 2019. Map via USGS

Strong M5.7 Earthquake Hits Near Istanbul as Officials Say Major Quake Will Destroy Turkey’s Megalopolis Without Notice in the Next Few Years

Today, September 26, 2019, a M5.7 earthquake hit near Istanbul, Turkey, sending residents out of buildings and on to the streets. Meanwhile, scientists warn that a mega...

M6.5 Earthquake Kills at Least 4 in Maluku Province, Indonesia

A strong earthquake struck Indonesia's eastern Maluku province earlier Thursday, september 25, 2019, killing at least three people and damaging a bridge, hospital and some other buildings. The...

New Active Earthquake Faults Discovered Near Mount Hood Could Trigger a M7.2 Quake and Devastate Everything as far as Portland, Oregon

Mount Hood is a potentially active stratovolcano in the Cascade Volcanic Arc of northern Oregon. Researchers have discovered active fault lines on Mount Hood that could potentially trigger...

Strong and Shallow Earthquake Kills at Least 37 and Injures More Than 500 in Pakistan – Roads Destroyed and Terrifying videos

A deadly M5.8 earthquake hit Pakistan on September 24, 2019. Picture shows a crack in a road in Mirpur after the quake. At least...

M6.0 Earthquake Strikes Off Puerto Rico While the Island Prepares For Tropical Storm Karen

A M6.0 earthquake hit Puerto Rico on September 24, 2019, 3:24 a.m. UTC at a depth of 6 miles (10 km). While there was not tsunami warning,...

Albania Hit by Strongest Earthquake in Decades – M5.6 Earthquake Injures Dozens, Damages Buildings, Disrupts Power and is Felt From Italy to Greece

Albania was rattled by its strongest earthquake in decades on Saturday, September 21, 2019. The M5.6 earthquake hit 6km N of Durres and sent people fleeing into the...

M6.2 Earthquake Hits Indonesia – M6.0 Aftershock Minutes After

A strong and very deep M6.2 earthquake hit 73km NNE of Pendok, Indonesia at 2019-09-19 at 07:06:33 UTC or 2019-09-19 14:06:33 local time. The epicenter is situated at...

M 3.8 – Middle-America Mexico [Chiapas] El Palmarcito

Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 18.09.2019 08:55:06 UTC Magnitude: M 3.8 Mercalli Scale: 2 Depth: 14 km Coordinate: 14° 43.800, 93° 51.600 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 03:55 at night at epicenter Continent:...

8 Rare Earthquakes Rock North Carolina Within a Week

There are no active fault zones in North Carolina. But one area of the North Carolina mountains has had eight small earthquakes within a week. Weird, no?

Methane Bubbling From Seafloor Near Gisborne, New Zealand Linked to Submarine Landslides and Tsunami

A rare concentration of methane seeps from the sea floor off the Gisborne coast is being studied to understand their role in underwater landslides. This in turn will determine the...

M3.7 Earthquake Hits New Madrid Fault Zone in Arkansas – More Than 2500 Reports From Missouri and Arkansas

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake rumbled parts of southern Missouri and northern Arkansas early Thursday, Sept. 12. The quake hit at 1:42 a.m. near Gassville, Arkansas, around the Missouri...

The Infamous New Madrid Fault May Take Out 150 Miles of the Midwest and Will End Up More Devastating Than the San Andreas Big One, Which Is Also Overdue!

Way back in 1811 and 1812, a series of over 1,000 earthquakes rocked the Mississippi River between St. Louis and Memphis. One was so powerful that it caused the river to run...

The Mega Cascadia Earthquake Is Overdue and Could Strike the US West Coast At Any Moment, Creating Huge 30 Meter-High Tsunami Waves Within Seconds – Please Prepare For This Apocalyptic Event

What people are already calling the “big one” is a M9.0 impending earthquake that is set to destroy most of the northwest region of the United States with huge 30 metre-high tsunami...

Shallow M5.9 Earthquake Hits Off Oregon Coast – Second Strong Quake to Hit the Region in One Week

Shallow M5.9 earthquake hits off Oregon coast on September 5 2019 Just about a week after a M6.3 earthquake hit 171 miles west, northwest of Bandon on Oregon’s...

Very Shallow M5.1 and M4.5 Earthquakes Strike Beneath Lake Taupo Volcano in New Zealand – Is the Supervolcano Waking Up?

The Taupo Volcano has produced two of the world’s most violent eruptions in geologically recent times. And today, September 4, 2019, Lake Taupo, in the centre of New Zealand’s North...

Strong and Very Deep M6.7 Earthquake Hits Fiji, No Tsunami Warnings

A strong but very deep earthquake hit 34km NNE of Ndoi Island in the Republic of Fiji, in the South Pacific Ocean, on September 1, 2019. The very deep earthquake...

Powerful and Very Shallow M6.3 Earthquake Hits off Oregon Coast – People Feel Tremors As Far Away As 460 Miles in Oregon and Washington States

Another strong earthquake hit off the Oregon Coast Thursday morning at 8:08 a.m. The M6.3 earthquake struck 171 miles west, northwest of Bandon on Oregon's south coast...

Oregon Repeals a Ban on Construction of Critical Facilities in Cascadia Tsunami Zones

Experts say it’s only a matter of time before the Cascadia causes a massive earthquake that generates a tsunami as much as seven stories tall and destroys parts of Oregon Coast.

US Shakes and Rumbles: M4.2 Earthquake and Aftershocks Damage Kansas – M5.4 Earthquake Hits Off Oregon – M4.2 tremor in Montana

A M4.2 earthquake hit south-central Kansas on Friday causing damage in the Hutchinson area. The temblor occurred about three miles west-southwest of South Hutchinson at 7:59 a.m at...

Top 5 Warning Signs Before a Strong Earthquake

There is no proven way to predict an earthquake. But does nature warn when a big earthquake is coming? Do animals hear this warning when we don't? Here...

Strong and Shallow M6.0 Earthquake Kills 1 in Taiwan

An elderly woman in New Taipei apparently died after a magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck northeastern Taiwan at 5:28 a.m. Thursday, local time. The earthquake, with an epicenter situated...

Earthquake Swarm Hits Manhattan, Montana Over Weekend and Many Are Scratching Their Heads

For the folks who live here in Manhattan, earthquakes aren’t that out of the ordinary. But around 15 different earthquakes on Saturday and at least two on Sunday,...

New York Is Overdue For a Big Earthquake That Could Level Thousands of Buildings

New York City is at risk of a big earthquake that could level thousands of buildings as the city center is riddled with fault lines that could cause a significant earthquake.

M6.3 Earthquake Hits Off Fukushima in Japan – No Tsunami Warning

A M6.3 earthquake hit off Fukushima, Japan on August 4, 2019. Map via USGS Get all the information about the latest strong earthquake in...