M3.7 earthquake in northwest Tennessee shakes New Madrid Seismic Zone up to Kentucky, Missouri and Arkansas – Largest quake to hit the Fault in more than a year!

A M3.7 earthquake hit Wednesday morning at 5:54 a.m. seven miles north-northwest of Dyersburg, Tennessee at a depth of nearly nine miles. It's the largest earthquake to occur in the New Madrid...

M4.6 and M5.5 earthquakes hit off Vancouver Island near Cascadia Subduction Zone – Meanwhile another M6.4 earthquake hits the Philippines after deadly M6.1 on Easter Monday

A tsunami is not expected after two small earthquakes struck within two hours of each other off the northwest coast of Vancouver Island. The first M4.6 quake struck at around 1:27 p.m....

Deadly M6.1 earthquake kills at least 8 people in the Philippines on Easter Monday – Trapped people screaming for help – Ground moving like waves!

A strong earthquake killed eight people and trapped at least eight others in a collapsed building that housed a supermarket in a northern Philippine province, where an international airport terminal was closed...

Earthquake swarm hits Santa Cruz Mountains, near the San Andreas Fault in California – Less than 20 seconds between the two largest quakes

A cluster of earthquakes shook the Santa Cruz Mountains on Thursday afternoon. Less than 20 seconds separated the two largest quakes, which hit about 2:35 p.m. near Boulder Creek.

M6.1 earthquake jolts Taiwan, causing highrises in Taipei to sway violently and school children to flee their classrooms

A 6.1-magnitude earthquake has jolted Hualien, Taiwan, causing highrises in Taipei to sway violently and school children to flee their classrooms in eastern Yilan county on April 18, 2019 (UTC). The same...

Japan’s Honshu Island is hit by powerful 6.1-magnitude earthquake

A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 has struck off the coast of Japan. Strong tremors hit the east of Honshu, the country's largest island, on Thursday, according to the United...

California is in an exceptional earthquake drought. The question is when will it end?

California is in an earthquake drought. It has been almost five years since the state experienced its last earthquake of magnitude 6 or stronger — in Napa. Southern California felt its last...

Large seismic event similar to what preceded the 2011 Japanese quake and tsunami underway off New Zealand’s North Island – Ongoing earthquake swarm – Officials urge Kiwis to get prepared

A swarm of earthquakes has been triggered off the North Island's east coast by a large seismic event similar to what preceded the 2011 Japanese quake and tsunami. GNS Science has confirmed...

Rare M2.6 earthquake shakes and rattles North Carolina – Loud booms reported in Guilford and Randolph Counties!

Did you hear a boom or did you feel your house shake in the middle of the night? It was a rare M2.6 earthquake near Archdale, NC. The shaking happened at about...

M6.1 earthquake hits Colombia – Tremors felt more than 230 miles away in the capital Bogota

A strong M6.1 earthquake has struck Andes region in western Colombia. The quake hit at 14:21 (local time) (19:21 GMT) at a depth of 113 kilometers (70 miles) some 7 kilometers (4...

Shallow M5.7 earthquake hits western Turkey, damaging buildings – 3 people injured

A moderate 5.7 magnitude earthquake shook Turkey’s western province of Denizli on March 20, 2019, damaging some buildings and knocking bricks and tiles to the ground in the rural area, according to...

Big One Will Rip the Earth “like a zipper”: Vancouver Island is overdue for the BIG ONE and in line for the next mega-thrust TSUNAMI

The end of Vancouver Island? According to seismologists, Vancouver Island is overdue for a magnitude 7 earthquake and has entered a period of time where an additional magnitude 9 mega-thrust rupture earthquake,...

Deadly earthquake hits active Rinjani volcano on Lombok, Indonesia – Landslide traps 40 tourists at waterfall!

A M5.5 earthquake shook the Island of Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara at 2:00 p.m. (local time) and was followed by a M5.0 earthquake a few minutes later (2:07 p.m.). The first tremor...

Strong M5.5 earthquake hits close to Kilauea volcano, Hawaii – Will it wake up AGAIN?

A Magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck the south flank of Kīlauea Volcano on Hawaiʻi Island at 12:55 a.m. HST early Wednesday morning. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.0 km (4.3 miles)...

Can LARGE earthquakes hit Los angeles in the near FUTURE? Three independent models converge on the high earthquake potential of Los Angeles

Metropolitan Los Angeles is being squeezed from south to north at 8-9 mm/yr (⅓ inch per year). This squeeze was the ultimate driving force behind the 1971 San Fernando, 1987 Whittier Narrows...

M3.4 earthquake hits near Maynardville, Tennessee – Loud BOOMS and rumblings, house shaking and damage reported up to Knoxville!

A M3.4 earthquake hit near Maynardville on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Originally M3.3, it was upgraded to M3.4 by USGS. More than 1600 people have reported feeling the shallow earthquake (17.1km; 10.6miles)....

Very shallow M5.3 earthquake – rapidly downgraded to M4.6 by USGS – hits Utah-Colorado border

A 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck Monday morning about 10:22 a.m. 4 miles south of Bedrock, Colorado. Several residents in Moab and Monticello have felt the quake. Over 650 reports of felt shaking have...

M6.0 Japan earthquake: Powerful quake strikes off Northern Japan on Pacific Ring of Fire – And the FUTURE looks even DARKER!

A STRONG earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.9 has struck the north coast of Japan. It was then downgraded to M6.0 by the USGS and M6.2 by the Japan Meteorological Agency....

UK fracking earthquake cover-up? Unusual quake series swarms Surrey, UK since beginning of exploration

One of the largest earthquakes since a "swarm" of tremors began in the area last year has been felt in Surrey and parts of Sussex. The tremor was felt at 03:42 GMT...

M7.0 earthquake strikes Peru – Tremors felt in Bolivia – tsunami alarm in Chile

A 7.0 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE has struck just north of Juliaca, Peru, about 100 miles NW of Arequipa on March 1, 2019. As of now there are no reports of injuries or damage....

Powerful M7.5 earthquake hits Ecuador near Peru border – Felt in Ecuador, Peru and Colombia

A major M7.5 earthquake hit 115km ESE of Palora, Ecuador at 10:17 (UTC) on February 22, 2019 and at a depth of 132 km. The quake was felt over very large distances...

Strong M5.5 earthquake hits Hokkaido Island producing huge landslides, closing the Chitose airport, canceling trains and metro and disrupting mobile communications

A 5.5-magnitude earthquake jolted Japan's northern island of Hokkaido on Thursday (Feb 21). Although there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage to property, the quake produced huge landslides, closed the...

‘Definitely out of the ordinary!’ Three shallow earthquakes registering over M3.0 hit Utah in less than 48 hours – Signs for a larger, devastating quake?

Utah is an earthquake country and 'typically' experiences 'around eight earthquakes a year that are magnitude 3. Well, three shallow earthquakes registering over M3.0 hit Utah in less than 48 hours. A M3.3 earthquake struck...

Cascadia: Series of moderate earthquakes strikes off Vancouver Island

A series of moderate earthquakes struck off the coast of Vancouver Island on Wednesday afternoon. Thousands of earthquake occur in British Columbia every year, but only a small fraction have a magnitude...

This earthquake lasted 50 days, but no one felt it

Back in the summer of 2016, a big earthquake struck northwestern Turkey. That’s not so unusual, considering that the region sits atop a highly active branching fault network that has a history of producing...

A monster earthquake along the SAN ANDREAS FAULT is almost inevitable… in the next 20 years

California earthquakes are a geologic inevitability. The state straddles the North American and Pacific tectonic plates and is crisscrossed by the San Andreas and other active fault systems. The magnitude 7.9 earthquake...

4 earthquakes hit between southern Cascadia and northern San Andreas Faults within 2 hours – Which one is going to rupture first?

A seismic swarm is in progress between southern Cascadia and northern San Andreas Faults since yesterday afternoon, with four shallow quakes - M4.5, M3.4, M4.1, M3.7 - in two hours west of...

NERVOUS earthquake and tsunami OVERDRIVE in Japan after several OARFISH – harbingers of natural disasters – are discovered dead

4 oarfish have been discovered in Toyama Bay within the last 10 days. via Instagram Japan's social media has gone into nervous overdrive following the discovery of a...

M6.7 earthquake hits Prince Edward Islands region

A strong and shallow M6.7 earthquake hit the Prince Edward Islands region - 43.078°S 42.226°E - on January 22, 2019, 19:01:43 (UTC) at a depth of 10km (6.2miles).

Powerful M6.7 earthquake hits Chile, killing 2 and damaging buildings and streets near the epicenter (videos and pictures)

A strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake hit north-central Chile on Saturday, January 19, 2019, with police reporting the deaths of two people from heart attacks. The quake struck at a depth of 53 kilometers (33...

Very shallow M4.2 earthquake hits right on the Enmedio volcano situated between Gran Canaria and Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain – Loud rumbles reported across both islands – Meanwhile 2 M6.0 earthquakes struck Vanuatu and...

An shallow earthquake of magnitude 4.2 (initially M4.3) hit right on the Enmedio volcano BETWEEN GRAN CANARIA AND TENERIFE, CANARY ISLANDS, SPAIN at 6:3 7a.m. on January 18, 2019. Loud noises and rumblings...

Eruptions of Kuchinoerabujima volcano (Japan), Peteroa (Chile-Argentina), Merapi (Indonesia) and formation of new mud volcano in Guatemala – Seismic unrest in Mayotte: gas bubbles, sulfur smell and deep-sea fish kill

Here a compilation of the latest eruptions and seismic unrests around the world. Kuchinoerabujima volcano, Japan An explosive eruption occurred at about 9:19 am on...

Dramatic increase in seismic activity in Canary Islands, Spain – From 330 in 2016 to 1100 in 2017 and more than 1500 in 2018… Something is going on over there!

The seismic activity in the Canary Islands is increasing dramatically since 3 years, passing from 330 in 2016 to 1100 in 2017 and 1527 in 2018. Although new seismometers have been placed...

Boom, Boom, Boom! M6.1, M6.8 and M6.6 earthquakes hit Alaska, Brazil and Indonesia within 24 hours

Lots of pressure has been released within the last 24 hours around the world. This series of strong quakes has all started with a M6.1 tremor near Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (2019-01-05 18:47:10...

Major M7.0 earthquake in Mindanao triggers brief tsunami warning for Philippines & Indonesia (videos and maps)

One week after the devastating volcanic tsunami in Indonesia, another powerful geological event occurred in this very active region of the dangerous 'Ring of Fire'. A major quake hit Mindanao, Philippines, on...

Powerful earthquake hits Venezuela creating wide cracks in the ground and walls, damaging homes and churches

A shallow earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 hit northern Venezuela early on Thursday, December 27, 2018, destroying streets, homes and churches. Among other aftershocks, a M5.0 followed half an hour later....

Rare M5.5 earthquake rattles Zimbabwe and Mozambique in the East African Rift System, Africa

A 5.5 magnitude earthquake has rattled eastern Zimbabwe and neighbouring Mozambique on December 22, 2018, shortly after 7.30am and was felt by many in the capital Harare. Rare...

Extremely powerful and shallow M7.4 earthquake hits off Kamchatka, Russia

A major earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 struck off Russia's sparsely populated far east on December 20, 2018, but officials said the threat of a tsunami had passed and no damage...

Seismic unrest in Iceland: Intense series of earthquakes hits extinct volcano while M3.4 strikes the central caldera of the Bárðarbunga system

An intense earthquake swarm in Mt. Herðubreið in the NE Central Highlands shows no sign of slowing down. Nearly two hundred quakes have been detected just south of the volcano since the swarm...