Deep strong earthquake in Northern Chile - January 21, 2018

This page will automatically refresh every 10 minutes as we might be adding updates. Do not close it but leave it open in a browser tab. – Update 00:41 UTC : We had to change our expectations from NO damage to possible slight damage as the Chile Seismological services did calculate a MMI VII … [Read more...]

Dangerous moderate earthquake close to Urumqi, Xinjiang, China - January 20, 2018

Damage report in cooperation with the 2018 Earthquake Impact Database. EID on Google Docs – Update 00:02 UTC : Xiesi Village, Yongfeng Town, near the epicenter, have slight cracks in individual houses, and there are no cases of housing collapses and casualties. In addition, Changji, Shihezi … [Read more...]

Earthquake near Gauripur, India - Felt in Bhutan - January 20, 2018

– Update 00:43 UTC : Based on the current preliminary earthquake data, earthquake-report.com does expect at least some slight damage like cracks in walls, fallen tiles, etc. Gauripur, India, 12.5 km (7.8 mi) NNWPopulation: 24,694 Dhuburi, India, 20.0 km (12.5 mi) NNWPopulation: … [Read more...]

Very Strong earthquake off the coast of Loreto, Mexico (Gulf of California) - January 19, 2018

- Damage report in cooperation with the 2018 Earthquake Impact Database. EID on Google Docs – Update Saturday 11:28 UTC : 2 houses have been damaged by this earthquake   Update 17:30 UTC : The earthquake happened at the Carmen Transform fault (prolongation of the San Andreas … [Read more...]

Very deep earthquake - Northwest Of Kuril Islands - January 18, 2018

– Update 12:12 UTC : Seismogram as recorded in the nearest Russian station Update 12:11 UTC : The earthquake will not have been felt by people as the hypocenter was far too deep. Ozernovskiy, Russia, 269.4 km (167.4 mi) WNWPopulation: 2,615 Vilyuchinsk, Russia, 368.5 km (229.0 mi) … [Read more...]

Strong earthquake - Raoul Island, New Zealand - January 17, 2018

– Update 00:28 UTC : The focal mechanism shows a thrust earthquake "Understanding Beach Balls" article http://earthquake-report.com/2014/05/17/understanding-the-mystery-of-earthquake-beach-balls/ Update 22:22 UTC : Seismogram as recorded in the scientific station at Raoul … [Read more...]

Very strong earthquake out of the Costa Rica / Nicaragua coast - January 16, 2018

– Update 14:41 UTC : typical subduction earthquake (Heavier oceanic plate dives below the continental plate) Update 14:41 UTC : NO tsunami risk (Magnitude should be a lot higher) Update 14:39 UTC : Shaking intensity values for the nearest cities as well as the number of people who felt a … [Read more...]

Earthquake near Estremoz / Evora area, Portugal - January 15, 2018

– Update 11:21 UTC : The shaking was felt until Lisbon Update 11:11 UTC : Seismograph picture as recorded in Estremoz Update 11:06 UTC : Based on the current preliminary earthquake data, earthquake-report.com does expect at least some slight damage like cracks in walls, fallen tiles, … [Read more...]

Strong dangerous earthquake in Myanmar - January 11, 2018

Leave this page open  in a browser tab as it will refresh automatically every 10 minutes. Please refresh the first time – Update 23:18 UTC: The ultimate explanatory earthquake poster from this earthquake comes from geologist Dr. Jay Patton. Click on the image or this link to be linked to his … [Read more...]

Strong dangerous triple aftershock below the Iran-iraq border region - January 11, 2018

Leave this page open  in a browser tab as it will refresh automatically every 10 minutes – Update 07:43 UTC: just like the mainshock are these aftershocks thrust earthquakes where 2 plates collide against each other. thrust earthquakes are less dangerous than sstrike slip earthquakes but if … [Read more...]