Massive deadly earthquake in Pakistan – Satellite Spot images used for detection of the destruction

Last update: October 1, 2013 at 4:35 pm by By

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This page will automatically refresh every 60 minutes as we might be adding regular updates. Keep it open in a browser tab. Also written by Jens Skapski. - Update 16:24 UTC - October 1 : The Pakistan Disaster Management Authority has released new data of the fatalities after both earthquakes of … [Read more...]

Strong earthquake – Eastern Honshu, Japan on September 19, 2013 – 2 injuries reported

Last update: September 20, 2013 at 7:47 am by By

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– Update September 20th, 07:47 UTC : Only minimal damages like falling roof tiles and broken water pipes are reported from this quake so far. Update 19:39 UTC:The 62 year old woman had the shoulder injury, and the 32 year old the foot injury. Update 19:38 UTC: The 2 injuries were both to … [Read more...]

Earthquake Lombok, Indonesia – currently 5289 houses damaged (many collapsed) and 49 people injured

Last update: June 23, 2013 at 1:04 pm by By

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– Update June 23 12:39 UTC : In order to explain what happened, we made the image below with the epicenter as reported by the Indonesian seismological authorities. This epicenter is to the south of the Gili Islands (a first epicenter was reported to the north of the islands).  That way it was … [Read more...]

Moderate earthquake in the greater Novosibirsk region, Russia – Hundreds of houses damaged

Last update: June 19, 2013 at 2:39 pm by By

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– Update 14:31 UTC : As expected, many buildings in the epicenter area were damaged. Early reports mentioned a total number of at least 500 damaged houses, some of them with collapsed walls. Other reports say that at least 5000 chimneys were destroyed by the quake. Many people left their houses, … [Read more...]

Earthquake Taiwan (Nantou county) – 5 people killed, 1 person missing and at least 20 people injured

Last update: June 26, 2013 at 11:06 pm by By

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– Update June 16 - 09:47 UTC : One injured woman died in hospital on June 14th. Update June 3 - 09:42 UTC : One more fatality in Taiwan. 3 people have been killed by rockfall and a 4th was buried by a landslide.  New NFA reports are also saying that 19 people sustained serious injuries (number … [Read more...]

Double earthquake in Carmen, Mindanao, Philippines – many people injured + a lot of damage

Last update: June 10, 2013 at 10:52 pm by By

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– Update June 10 - 22:52 UTC At least 50 families in Barangay (village) Kimadzil here were ordered to leave their homes and communities as the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology declared their areas danger zones following last week’s 5.7-magnitude earthquake. The move of the … [Read more...]

Very strong earthquake has hit the Hormozgan Province near yesterday’s quake – many houses have collapsed.

Last update: May 12, 2013 at 10:25 am by By

Damage from the area of Jask (it can be seen that the mud brick houses are no match for such earthquakes)

- Summary:                      M6.2-6.3, 15km depth, Hormozgan Province, 85km ESE of Minab.- Current Death Toll:      2 confirmed (but 1 only from 1 source)- Current Injury Toll:     at least 20 injuries - Current Damage:       70 villages damaged to a large extent (30% to … [Read more...]

Moderate earthquake in Southern Iran (Hormozgan) near Minab – Damage to rural buildings

Last update: May 10, 2013 at 4:02 pm by By

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– Update 14:55 UTC : Approx. 100 residental buildings were damaged by this quake. Some of them were destroyed to 50-70%, Affected are only houses built from stone and mud in villages around the epicenter. 15 tents were brought to the area as a shelter for the homeless families. Nobody was … [Read more...]

Moderate earthquake in eastern Sichuan, China (near Yibin) leaves over 30000 rooms damaged, 1 person indirectly killed, 72 injured and 47 million USD damage

Last update: April 25, 2013 at 3:01 pm by By

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– Update 15:03 UTC: Chinese medias are reporting the sad news, that one 14 years old girl was killed, while her school had to be evacuated due to the earthquake. Furthermore, the number of injuries rises from 61 to 72. UPDATE:- - 61 people have been injured - 14892 people have been … [Read more...]

Moderate earthquake in northern Honduras (in between La Ceiba and Tela) injures 6 people

Last update: April 25, 2013 at 8:42 am by By

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– Update 09.45 UTC : Number of injuries rises to 6, as local news agencies are reporting. At least 50 families were displacd due to the damage. Update 21:00 UTC : Local sources are reporting widespread panic because of the earthquake swarm who irritates the population of the Northern … [Read more...]

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