Insane! Nearly 2,000% increase in major quakes since 1900! What is going on?

More precise seismometers and science cannot explain this nearly 2,000% increase in major earthquakes since 1900! According to USGS, 3 major earthquakes (M>6.0) occurred in 1900 around the world. One hundred years later, in 2000, USGS...

770 earthquakes in Yellowstone Park in 2 weeks: More than normal but no signs to panic say scientists

Almost 770 earthquakes have been recorded in Yellowstone Park over the past two weeks. This is more than normal but not a sign of volcanic activity, scientists say. As of 11:30 Friday morning, 769 quakes had...

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...

Unprecedent Underwater Earthquake Swarm Recorded Between Gran Canaria and Tenerife Baffles Scientists

An unprecedent underwater earthquake swarm was recorded between Gran Canaria and Tenerife! According to scientists, such a series of 12 earthquakes, with magnitudes ranging from 1.8 to 2.4, is unknown to the Canary Islands. 12 earthquakes...

Powerful M6.7 earthquake hits northeast near Imphal, India killing 4 and destroying buildings

A powerful M6.7 earthquake struck northeast India near the city of Imphal. The strong earthquake - with ground tremors felt as far as 620 miles from the epicenter in neighboring countries like Myanmar - killed...

Powerful M5.9 earthquake hits Northern Territory, Australia on May 20, 2016

A powerful M5.9 earthquake struck Northern Territory in Australia on May 20, 2016. The strong quake centered near Kaltukatjara and Uluru hit at 18:14 (UTC) at a shallow depth of about 9 kilometers (5.6 miles)....

Swarm of 6 small earthquakes hits Yellowstone Lake, 23 miles from Old Faithful Geyser, Wyoming

A swarm of 6 small earthquakes hit Yellowstone Lake, 23 miles from Old Faithful Geyser, Wyoming on June 23, 2016. Is this increased geological activity another sign that the ground under the lake rising significantly? After...

More than 300 earthquakes rattle White Island, NZ – No link to volcano activity SO FAR -Scientists don’t understand what set the swarm off

A swarm of small earthquakes continues around Whakaari/White Island, but so far there's no indication the quakes are connected to the volcano. Since Thursday, GeoNet has recorded more than 300 earthquakes, centred...

Rare M5.5 earthquake shakes Madagascar

People on the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar were shaken by a rare moderately-strong M5.5 earthquake on January 12, 2017 morning. Earthquakes are rare but not uncommon in Madagascar. This is the 8th largest quake in Madagascar's...

Two strong quakes hit Indonesia: M7.3 felt more than 450 miles away in Australia; M6.1 followed by ongoing and sustained series of moderately-strong earthquakes

Location of the epicenter of the second earthquake, in Indonesia's Banda Sea. (Mapbox) Two strong earthquakes hit Indonesia on June 24, 2019: A M7.3 and a M6.1.

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,...

Shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Tibet’s Nyingchi in SW China

A shallow M6.3 earthquake hit Tibet's Nyingchi in SW China on November 17, 2017 at a depth of 10km (6.2mi). The China Seismological Bureau first measured the earthquake at M6.9 before downgrading it at M6.5....

Swimming Pool Tsunami: Massive Earthquake in Mexico triggers a mini tsunami in CNAR pool

Watch this Swimming Pool Tsunami triggered by massive earthquake in Mexico! Amazing! This is how it looked like in a swimming pool at CNAR in Mexico, when the magnitude 7.2 earthquake shook Guerrero in Mexico on Friday, April 18,...

Strong M6.9 earthquake hits Guatemala at border with Mexico (video and pictures)

A strong M6.9 earthquake hit near the city of San Marcos in Guatemala, near the border with Mexico. Several people have been injured, buidings have collapsed and power has been caught off. The earthquake struck at...

M3.8 earthquake rocks Illinois near New Madrid – Strongest quake in 6 years for southern Illinois

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake rattled parts of southern Illinois early Tuesday, around 6:47 a.m. on September 19, 2017. This is the strongest earthquake in 6 years to hit southern Illinois, near the New Madrid Seismic...

Three earthquakes (M3.6, M2.5, M2.4) rattle Harrison, Arkansas along the New Madrid Seismic Zone

A 3.6-magnitude earthquake rattled parts of Arkansas and surrounding states early Sunday, and two weaker temblors (M2.4) occurred a short time later and Sunday afternoon (M2.5). The strongest quake shook buildings and sounded like loud...

Hurricanes trigger earthquake: Three hurricanes churning in the Atlantic produce M8.2 earthquake on Pacific coast of Mexico

Can hurricanes produce earthquakes? Since a few days, there are several hurricanes sweeping in the Atlantic and yesterday, a M8.2 earthquake on Pacific coast of Mexico. Are these events related? Scientists found strong temporal relationship between...

Seismic anomaly: Earthquake booms rattle Massachussetts, Alabama, North Carolina and Texas from November 15 to 17.

Earthquakes creating loud booms struck Massachussetts, Alabama, North Carolina and Texas from November 15 to 17 2015. Is this a sign of an anomalic unrest in the USA? November 17 2015, USA – Big loud explosion felt...

Roads in Mexico City have begun OUT-GASSING . . . They appear to be breathing

Mexicans are in EXTREME DANGER of another, even larger earthquake than the massive M7.1 which struck south of Mexico City earlier this week. Roads in the area have begun OUT-GASSING . . . They appear...

M3.5 earthquake strikes the New Madrid Seismic Zone in Tennessee and creates loud booms

A M3.5 earthquake shook homes in a noisy rumble on August 25, 2015. Covington, Tennesse is situated right in the New Madrid Seismic zone... The Earth is stretching, moving and booming. Christine Wright reported on the...

These Are The 10 Strongest Earthquakes Ever Recorded in History

Have you ever wondered what were the 10 biggest recorded earthquakes in the world? Well here a list of the top 10! Enjoy! But some may be missing! 1. Chile, 1960 - Magnitude 9.5 Approximately 1,655 people were killed...

M8.1 earthquake downgraded to M7.8 by USGS hits Fiji

The Republic of Fiji is currently being hit by a series of earthquake with the strongest first measured at M8.1 before being donwgraded by USGS to M7.8. The very powerful but deep earthquake struck at...

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...

More than 65,500 Earthquakes Hit Central Italy in 9 months

More than 65,500 earthquakes have hit Central Italy within nine months. And it is not close to stop: 100 and 150 tremors shake the region on average each day. The seismic sequence that currently hits central Italy...

Series of 70 earthquakes rattles California: Is the ‘Big One’ coming?

In the last seven days, central California has been hit by 70 earthquakes. Is the 'Big One' coming in the near future? Central California was hit with growing number of earthquakes in recent days. The seismic swarm has...

Oklahoma Earthquake: Fears Of Major Quake In Oklahoma Increase

Oklahoma earthquakes are rising at such an incredible rate that USGS warns for major quake in Oklahoma. If you want to understand this weird situation (fracking vs natural quakes), read the article below! I don’t know how long...

Largest ever man-made earthquake: 5.6 Oklahoma quake which destroyed 14 homes is due to oil drilling

Is drilling dangerous? A report out today in the journal "Geology" concludes that a large earthquake in Prague, Oklahoma in 2011 was...

Strongest Earthquake in 15 Years Hits Southern France – 4 Injured and Infrastructure Damage

A strong M5.1 earthquake hit 10km from Montelimar at 11:52a.m. on November 11, 2019. This is the largest earthquake to strike the region in the last 15 years.

Enormous earth crack after Taiwan M6.4 earthquake video

This video features an enormous earth crack that opened up after the Magnitude 6.4 earthquake in Taiwan. That is insane... At least 14 people died and more than 150 people are still missing. 224 people were rescued...

Rare M3.9 earthquake hits south of Sydney, Government urges calm

A rare earthquake has rattled Sydney on January 3, 2016, but Australian government officials are urging locals not to panic. The 3.9 magnitude quake was centred 16km south of Campbelltown and struck at 1.13am. According to...

Reviving memories of Fukushima disaster: Hokkaido nuclear plant on backup power after M6.6 earthquake in Japan

A nuclear power station in Hokkaido is relying on emergency backup power after a powerful earthquake knocked out electricity on the northern island Thursday, offering a stark reminder of the 2011 Fukushima disaster. The three-reactor...

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...

Earthquake swarm in El Salvador: More than 740 earthquakes hit Chirilagua-Intipucá triggering the evacuation of nearly 2,000 people in the last 4 days

A swarm of earthquakes is currently rattling Chirilagua-Intipucá in southern El Salvador. As of May 9, 2018 - or 4 days after the beginning of the seismic unrest - more than 730 earthquakes had...

Mount Rainier Earthquake Swarm

After a spurt of seismic activity this weekend, Mount Rainier National Park was shaken by a 3.6 magnitude earthquake Sunday afternoon. The quake hit at 12:31 p.m. and was...

M6.3 earthquake hits near Lesbos, Greece – Tremors felt in Athens and Istanbul, injuries and infrastructure collapse (videos and pictures)

A strong and shallow M6.3 earthquake hit near Lesbos, Greece at 12:28 UTC on June 12, 2017 at a depth of 10.4 km (6.4 miles). Tremors have been felt in Athens and Istanbul. Watch the...

M6.6 earthquake hits Kamchatka

An earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale struck eastern Kamchatka at 04:09 UTC on March 29, 2017. The epicenter was located at a depth of 22.8 km (14.1 miles). It was followed by a...

Cushing, Oklahoma badly damaged by M5.0 earthquake – loud thundering noises

A 5.0-magnitude earthquake hit near Cushing, Oklahoma on November 7, 2016. It was felt strongly across the Tulsa area and walls rattled in Bentonville and Fayetteville, Arkansas. This was the third in Oklahoma this year...

M4.3 earthquake kills two and injures 20 on Ischia island, Italy

Our thoughts go out to the victims of the M4.3 earthquake in the Tyrrhenian Sea. Two people have died and twenty have been injured due to collapsing buildings on the island of Ischia in Italy. The...

Glacier Peak in Washington hit by 4 earthquakes within 3 hours on November 25 2015

Mount St. Helens and Glacier Peak are the only volcanoes in Washington state that have been explosive in the past 15,000 years. On November 25, 2015, four earthquakes - from M1.4 to M3.5 - struck...