Damaging earthquake below Ischia, Naples, Italy - 2 people killed - Many updates - August 21, 2017

Damage report in cooperation with the 2017 Earthquake Impact Database - EID on Google Docs – Update 12:53 UTC: 2600 people have been displaced for different reasons Update 08:26 UTC: The fault line responsible for the deadly Ischia earthquake Via Claudio Satriano (@claudiodsf) Update … [Read more...]

Moderately dangerous earthquake close to Rifai, Iraq - August 18, 2017

– Update 12:42 UTC: The area at risk for light damage is the greater city of Rifai . Update 12:41 UTC: Seismogram as recorded in a seismological station in Dubai Update 12:27 UTC: Based on the present earthquake parameters (Magnitude, Depth, Population, etc) and our experience with … [Read more...]

Dangerous earthquake in Eastern Central Peru - Well felt in Lima - August 13, 2017

– Update Monday 14:54 UTC: Shaking map with possible related damage from the natural disaster specialists at CATnews (Risklayer - CEDIM), Karlsruhe, Germany. Map generated by Andreas Schäfer. Update Monday 08:31 UTC: INDECI Peru has only reported that a road connecting 3 cities was … [Read more...]

Very strong earthquake off the coast of Bengkulu, Sumatra, Indonesia - August 13, 2017

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 earthquake or at the bottom of this page. Thank you for your cooperation. Damage report in cooperation with the 2017 Earthquake Impact … [Read more...]

Damaging earthquake along the Kazakhstan China (Xinjiang) border - August 8/9, 2017

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 earthquake or at the bottom of this page. Thank you for your cooperation. – Update 15:51 UTC: The number of injured has increased from 23 … [Read more...]

Damaging and injuring earthquake in the Ardal area, Iran - July 30, 2017

– Update 17:13 UTC: Spectacular image of dust clouds often seen in dry areas when the shaking takes place Update 17:11 UTC: example of the damage Update Monday 16:55 UTC: Reports in the Iranian press are mentioning that at least 25 people have been injured. At least 100 houses have … [Read more...]

Deadly earthquake in the Kos (Greece) Bodrum (Turkey) area - July 20, 2017

- Update : The death toll still stands at 2. The number of injured has in the meantime increased to 458 (source Earthquake Impact Database) Update : Focal mechanism of the earthquake as well as the 2 possibilities of main ground movement "Understanding Beach Balls" article. Ground movement … [Read more...]

Strong aftershock in Leyte, Philippines - July 10, 2017

Please also consult our in-depth article from the M6.5 Mainshock – Update 18:22 UTC: What a great overview map from the ERCC (European Union) Update 09:24 UTC: The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has reported that a total of 707 houses in Ormoc City were … [Read more...]

Moderate dangerous earthquake in Northern Pakistan - July 8, 2017

– Update 11:09 UTC: Even with a moderate Magnitude, we are almost sure that this shallow earthquake may have generated some small damage like cracks in walls. As this is a mountainous area landslides are also a possibility and may generate secondary damage. Update 11:09 UTC: Based on the … [Read more...]

Deadly earthquake in Leyte, Philippines - July 6, 2017

– Update 09:32 UTC: The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has reported that a total of 707 houses in Ormoc City were totally damaged by the magnitude-6.5 earthquake last week. Update 17:44 UTC: Final toll - dead - 187 injured (7 in serious condition) - 50 … [Read more...]