Strong earthquake off the coast of Eastern Java, Indonesia - May 24, 2017

Last update: May 24, 2017 at 5:34 pm by By

–` Update 17:19 UTC:  This earthquake will normally NOT generate Tsunami waves as the Magnitude is not powerful enough. Update 17:13 UTC:  Based on the present earthquake parameters (Magnitude, Depth, Population, etc) and our experience with earthquake damage impact, earthquake-Report.com … [Read more...]

Minor earthquake near Athens, Ohio - May 24, 2017

Last update: May 24, 2017 at 5:38 pm by By

– Update 17:24 UTC:  Max. light to moderate shaking was felt by the people living in the epicenter area Update 16:50 UTC:  Are you one of the people who felt the shaking of this earthquake. If Yes, please let us know what you experienced by filling up the I FELT IT form behind the … [Read more...]

Moderately dangerous shallow earthquake in Taiwan - May 24, 2017

Last update: May 24, 2017 at 3:53 pm by By

- Update 15:37 UTC:  Local media says that "so far" NO damage was found after inspection from infrastructure, public buildings and street to street inspections. The earthquakes and at least 5 aftershocks were very well felt in the city of Chiai. Update 13:36 UTC:  USGS reports a MW4.5 … [Read more...]

Moderately dangerous earthquake in Albania - May 24, 2017

Last update: May 24, 2017 at 11:04 am by By

– Update 10:50 UTC:  the blue lines on the map are faultlines Update 10:47 UTC:  Based on the present earthquake parameters (Magnitude, Depth, Population, etc) and our experience with earthquake damage impact, earthquake-report.com does expect at least some slight damage like cracks in … [Read more...]

Strong damaging earthquake close to the Sulawesi (Celebes) coast, Indonesia - May 24, 2017

Last update: May 24, 2017 at 10:57 am by By

– Important update 10:31 UTC: Based on the first reports from the local Sulawesi press, hundreds of houses and an industrial plant in the nearby villages have been damaged. Update 10:01 UTC:  This is what we think the probable main earth movement based on the current focal mechanism. … [Read more...]

Moderate earthquake at approx. 110 mi from Neiafu, Tonga Islands - May 22, 2017

Last update: May 22, 2017 at 5:36 pm by By

– Update 17:11 UTC:  This earthquake is totally harmless.   Update 17:13 UTC:  The blue line on the map is the subduction fault line. The very deep trench is also good to see.   Hihifo, Tonga, 134.1 km (83.3 mi) SSE Population: 815 Most important Earthquake … [Read more...]

Earthquake in the Kyrgyzstan / Tajikistan/ China border region - May 22, 2017

Last update: May 22, 2017 at 10:18 am by By

– Update 09:55 UTC: The bottom map shows very powerful historic earthquakes up to M7.3 in the same area as this earthquake Update 09:54 UTC : Based on the present earthquake parameters (Magnitude, Depth, Population, etc) and our experience with earthquake damage impact, … [Read more...]

Moderate shallow earthquake near Skagway, Alaska - May 21, 2017

Last update: May 21, 2017 at 10:04 pm by By

– Update 21:30 UTC: Based on the present earthquake parameters (Magnitude, Depth, Population, etc) and our experience with earthquake damage impact, Earthquake-Report.com does not expect any serious damage from this earthquake Update 21:23 UTC: Although moderate in Magnitude, due to the … [Read more...]

Earthquake at intermediate depth in the Peru / Ecuador border region - May 21, 2017

Last update: May 21, 2017 at 12:34 pm by By

– Update 10:58 UTC: Due to the depth and the relatively moderate Magnitude, maximum slight harmless shaking. Update 10:56 UTC:  A typical subduction earthquake. As the South America plate gets thicker towards the East, the earthquakes resulting from the eastward moving Nazca plate … [Read more...]

Deep strong earthquake in Chiapas, Mexico - May 20, 2017

Last update: May 21, 2017 at 8:50 am by By

– Update 08:33 UTC:  Focal mechanism explained for this earthquake. Update 18:21 UTC:  USGS shaking map USGS parameters : M5.7 at a depth of 147 km. Update 18:12 UTC:  ER does not expect immediate risk for damage Update 18:11 UTC:  Very deep earthquake which will be … [Read more...]