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.

Residents Flee After Ulawun Volcano Newly Erupts in Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea's volatile Ulawun volcano erupted early Tuesday, October 1, sending a column of red lava shooting up into the sky and forcing the evacuation of recently returned residents.

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 Loudest Sound in History Was Produced by the Krakatoa Eruption and Heard 3,100 Miles Away, Shattering Eardrums of Sailers 40 Miles Away

A volcanic eruption produced the loudest sound in the world. The sound of the Krakatoa eruption in 1883 caused shock waves 10,000 times more powerful than that of...

The World is Unprepared For the Next Major Eruption

The world needs to do more to prepare for the next huge volcanic eruption, a team of leading scientists says. They insist we need to do more to...

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,...

While Piparo Mud Volcano Explodes and Cracks Roads, Tropical Storm Karen Floods Trinidad and Tobago

While residents living near Piparo mud volcano, Trinidad and Tobago, reported hearing a loud explosion at 22:08 local time, on September 21, 2019. Heavy rain, strong winds...

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...

Huge Underwater Reservoir Full of Unknown Gas Discovered Off Japan

Just off the coast of Okinawa in southwestern Japan, a large reservoir is encasing massive amounts of an unknown gas in an area where the Earth’s crust is being pulled apart.

New Strong Eruption of Anak Krakatau in Indonesia

Anak Krakatau volcano erupted strongly on September 18, 2019. The unexpected surtseyan eruption at the crater lake of Anak Krakatau surprised observers with its dark ash and characteristic...

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?

Mt St Helens Before and After Picture of Deadly Eruption in 1980

Mount St. Helens is most notorious for its major 1980 eruption. That volcanic event was the deadliest and most economically destructive in U.S. history. Below a before after...

Mount Karangetan Volcanic Eruption Triggers Evacuations in Indonesia

Mount Karangetan volcano in central Indonesia is erupting since Thursday, spewing large plumes of ash in the sky. More than 50 people living on the slope of the...

Two Cars Swallowed by Giant Sinkhole (Video)

A huge sinkhole opened up on a road in northern China's Lvliang, swallowing two cars on September 11, 2019. In the video, two cars can be seen inside...

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...

We Should Better Monitor the U.S. Most Dangerous Volcanoes to Better Predict the Next Sudden Eruption

A thicket of red tape and regulations have made it difficult for volcanologists to build monitoring stations along Mount Hood and other active volcanoes. Mount Hood in Oregon...

Just Another Huge Sinkhole Swallowing Up a Taxi

A taxi driver had to sprint to freedom from his cab moments after it was swallowed up by an enormous sinkhole. The cabbie, named Guo, ran from...

Lost Continent Hidden Beneath Europe

There's a lost continent hidden below southern Europe. And researchers have created the most detailed reconstruction of it yet. Greater Adria existed 140 million...

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...

Kilauea Volcanic Eruption Unexpectedly Triggered a Giant Algae Bloom in Pacific Ocean

Volcanic eruptions are typically associated with death and destruction... But the recent eruptions on Hawaii’s Big Island resulted in an unexpected and gigantic plume of algae extending for...

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...

The Best Recipe For a Road Collapse

Take a river overflowing, add a funnel sucking up the water underground below the highway and a sinkhole in the middle of the road. And you are sure...

One Of the Most Violent Eruptions of Stromboli Volcano in Recent Years Sends Ash Thousands of Meters in the Air in Italy – Red Alert – Impressive Videos and Pictures

The Stromboli volcano in Italy erupted violently at around 10:17 UTC on August 28, 2019. This is one of the most powerful eruptions of the volcano in recent years....

Monster Eruption of Shiveluch Volcano Blasts Ash 70,000 Feet in the Sky (Video)

Recently, the Kamchatka Peninsula is experiencing an upstick is volcanic activity with the Karymski and Shiveluch volcanoes exploding regularly. Well, this enhanced activity climaxed over the weekend with...