Earthquakes in the world on August 25, 2013 (M2.9 or more) – Earthquake near Blackpool (United Kingdom)

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Minor earthquake near Blackpool (UK)
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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
ER I Felt A (not Listed) Strong Earthquake Aug 25 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
ER I Felt A (not Listed) Weak Earthquake Aug 25 23:58 2.9 0 MAP I Felt It
  • Hudson Falls - loud noise and strong shaking while having coffee around 10:00am (approx)
  • Midlothian VA - Still shaking in Virginia after the Aug 2011 quake
  • Boone, NC - Confirmed others felt it by facebook posts about the quake. Felt around 3:00pm.
  • USGS San Carlos, Colombia Aug 25 23:35 4.8 23 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Colombia Aug 25 23:35 5.0 21 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Colombia Aug 25 23:35 5.0 30 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Seddon Aug 25 23:19 3.3 12 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southeastern Siberia, Russia Aug 25 23:17 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC North Pacific Ocean Aug 25 23:14 5.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Taupo Aug 25 23:11 3.0 238 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET White Island Aug 25 23:11 3.3 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Coquimbo, Chile Aug 25 22:57 3.3 56 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Azerbaijan Aug 25 22:55 3.0 38 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Eastern Kazakhstan Aug 25 22:29 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Anau Aug 25 21:49 3.1 81 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tarapaca, Chile Aug 25 20:23 3.1 105 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Seddon Aug 25 20:05 3.1 13 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Blowing Rock, North Carolina Aug 25 19:50 2.9 9 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Chile-bolivia Border Region Aug 25 19:40 4.0 111 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Aug 25 19:40 4.0 118 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Weldon, California Aug 25 18:59 3.6 3 MAP I Felt It
  • Weldon, CA - short fairly sharp shock with slight pre- and post vibration.
  • Tehachapi - Sitting on couch and felt like a big boom and movement. There was another in a few minutes.
  • South Lake - Was standing on the ground working on my truck. It felt like I was on a wave. Animals squawked & honked. You could hear it move through the neighborhood.
  • Kernville,CA - thought cooler on roof was falling off the roof
  • Corcoran - caused patio blinds to sway lightly
  • Lake Isabella - Quick, moderate shake. Could hear it approaching.
  • Wofford Heights - No damage
  • Isabela - Se escucho como un ruido debajo de la tierra.
  • Tehachapi - Mild
  • EMSC Central California Aug 25 18:59 3.6 4 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Aug 25 18:50 3.0 119 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Weldon, California Aug 25 18:50 4.2 1 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central California Aug 25 18:50 4.2 1 MAP I Felt It
    WCATWC 45 Miles E Of Bakersfield California Aug 25 18:50 4.6 9 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Aug 25 18:47 4.2 251 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Valparaiso, Chile Aug 25 18:07 3.4 45 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southern Alaska Aug 25 17:49 4.4 95 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Redoubt Volcano, Alaska Aug 25 17:49 4.3 105 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Southern Alaska Aug 25 17:49 4.5 89 MAP I Felt It
    WCATWC 55 Miles Nw Of Homer Alaska Aug 25 17:49 4.3 112 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Hanmer Springs Aug 25 17:23 3.0 57 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Aug 25 16:41 4.1 308 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Off E. Coast Of N. Island, N.z. Aug 25 16:41 4.5 283 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ferndale, California Aug 25 16:33 2.9 16 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Farallon De Pajaros, Northern Mariana Island Aug 25 16:09 4.8 133 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Volcano Islands, Japan Region Aug 25 16:09 4.8 130 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mariana Islands Region Aug 25 16:09 5.0 47 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southwest Indian Ridge Aug 25 16:07 5.3 40 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southwest Indian Ridge Aug 25 16:07 5.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Southwest Indian Ridge Aug 25 16:07 5.4 14 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Seddon Aug 25 15:36 3.1 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Kuril Islands Aug 25 14:37 3.9 72 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Aug 25 14:25 4.7 70 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tokyo - Nous sommes en famille en vacances et c est notre première expérience de tremblement de terre
  • Tokyo - Wir haben das Erbeben gespürt, da wir in der 14 Etage leben und das Haus gewackelt hat
  • Zushi, Japan - I was setting into bed with my wife and then I felt the low rumble of an all too familiar experience in Japan...an earthquake. Nothing was damaged but the sensation is unique.
  • EMSC Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Aug 25 14:25 4.6 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ichihara, Japan Aug 25 14:25 4.5 52 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Seddon Aug 25 14:20 3.3 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tarapaca, Chile Aug 25 14:10 3.0 108 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Crete, Greece Aug 25 14:04 2.9 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kerman, Iran Aug 25 13:56 4.2 34 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern And Central Iran Aug 25 13:56 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Eastern Iran Aug 25 13:56 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Romania Aug 25 13:39 2.9 116 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Iran Aug 25 12:55 3.7 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Spain Aug 25 12:33 2.9 2 MAP I Felt It
  • nr Los Ventorrillos - was at my computer when my chair started shaking, only lasted few seconds
  • USGS Mazarron, Spain Aug 25 12:33 3.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • camposol - we seem to be having a lot of small tremors is there a reason for this
  • Mazarron - I felt shaking but nothing was knocked over or broken
  • Totana - Settee rumbled for a second while watching the F1
  • camposol - Villa shook while watching F1 small amounts of plaster fell from the roof, some small cracks inside and out.
  • Condado de Alhama - TV shook, rumbling noise
  • Camposol - sudden sharp short shock.
  • Camposol sector D - Having siesta and bed shook for a few seconds
  • Condado de Alhama, Alhama de Murcha 3084 - Felt like a fleet of trucks were driving past and the sunbed was shaking
  • Camposol - laying on sofa, felt it tremble. Hubby stood in kitchen just a few yards away felt nothing but heard the rumble.
  • Condado de Alhama - Felt a rumbling whilst sitting on roof terrace lasted about about 3 seconds
  • Camposol - Inside villa heard a roar & a slight shake but no one heard it outside
  • USGS Victorville, California Aug 25 12:00 2.9 6 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Seddon Aug 25 10:49 3.0 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Collingwood Aug 25 10:07 2.9 201 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Blackpool, United Kingdom Aug 25 09:58 3.3 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Cleveleys Near Blackpool UK - Felt a shudder for a few seconds, A few things on top of the Tv moved about, Wardrobe shook and Tv made a creaking noise, It could be nothing though.
  • Blackpool - Sat in my arm chair this morning my chair shook, looked at my husband he was on the sofa and he felt it too.
  • Cleveleys - House shaking and doors rattling. Lasted only a few seconds. Both my daughters felt it too.
  • Lytham - The bed shook slightly and a picture did move on the bedroom wall.
  • EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Aug 25 09:30 3.0 133 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Aug 25 09:18 4.3 58 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Hashimoto Kanagawa - building shaked for 3-4 seconds
  • USGS Ishinomaki, Japan Aug 25 09:18 4.3 57 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Colombia Aug 25 08:28 4.1 162 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Molagavita, Colombia Aug 25 08:28 4.1 176 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Colombia Aug 25 08:28 4.1 165 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central Turkey Aug 25 07:50 3.0 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Dominican Republic Aug 25 07:35 3.7 113 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Julian, California Aug 25 07:17 3.3 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Azores-cape St. Vincent Ridge Aug 25 07:16 3.5 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Iceland Region Aug 25 07:00 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Iceland Region Aug 25 07:00 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Taupo Aug 25 06:57 3.4 186 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Aug 25 06:57 3.2 156 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON South Of Java, Indonesia Aug 25 06:32 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Of Java, Indonesia Aug 25 06:32 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET White Island Aug 25 06:24 3.8 327 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southern Peru Aug 25 05:43 4.1 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Near Coast Of Peru Aug 25 05:43 4.1 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Aug 25 04:45 3.2 41 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Sinabang, Indonesia Aug 25 04:00 5.1 28 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Off West Coast Of Northern Sumatra Aug 25 04:00 5.1 9 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Off W Coast Of Northern Sumatra Aug 25 04:00 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Collingwood Aug 25 03:16 3.0 147 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico Aug 25 03:08 4.8 42 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Guatemala Aug 25 03:08 4.5 40 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Champerico, Guatemala Aug 25 03:08 4.5 34 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Luzon, Philippines Aug 25 02:16 4.7 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Luzon, Philippines Aug 25 02:16 4.6 30 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Santa Praxedes, Philippines Aug 25 02:16 4.6 35 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Georgia (sak'art'velo) Aug 25 01:18 4.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ishigaki, Japan Aug 25 01:01 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northeast Of Taiwan Aug 25 01:01 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Waverley Aug 25 00:43 3.3 107 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central Peru Aug 25 00:42 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Central Peru Aug 25 00:42 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. Aug 25 00:04 4.8 111 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Madang, Papua New Guinea Aug 25 00:04 4.8 108 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. Aug 25 00:04 4.8 41 MAP I Felt It INFO

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET (New Zealand only)


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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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