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...]

Very strong earthquake near the coast of Peru - July 18, 2017

– Update 02:44 UTC : Professor Max Wyss, who specializes in theoretical prognoses of injuries and fatalities expects : 0 to 10 injured and NO fatalities Update 02:43 UTC : Based on the current preliminary earthquake data, earthquake-report.com does expect at least some slight damage like … [Read more...]

Earthquake close to the Southern shore of Crete, Greece - July 15, 2017

– Update  : This map shows the epicenter right on a fault line out of the coast. The white circle is the M4.3 aftershock. Update  : Earthquake-report.com does not expect any serious damage or injuries from this earthquake as the epicenter was off the coast. Slight damage like fallen … [Read more...]

Moderate earthquake near Stroud, Oklahoma - July 14, 2017

Are you one of the people who has 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. Thank you for your cooperation. – Update 14:31 UTC : Earthquake-report.com does not expect any serious damage or injuries … [Read more...]

Moderate earthquake near Komodo, Indonesia - July 13, 2017

– Update 15:50 UTC : Earthquake-report.com does not expect any serious damage or injuries from this earthquake as the epicenter is oof the coast. Pai, Indonesia, 37.0 km (23.0 mi) ENEPopulation: 0 Bima, Indonesia, 68.2 km (42.4 mi) ENEPopulation: 66,970 Labuhanbajo, Indonesia, 68.8 km … [Read more...]

Very strong earthquake off the coast of New Ireland, Papua New Guinea - July 13, 2017

– Update 05:25 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. as the epicenter is off the  coast and as people in PNG are used to very strong earthquakes Update 05:27 UTC : Shaking … [Read more...]

Earthquake damage overview of the first 6 months of 2017

Geology student Jens Skapski is one of the best earthquake damage trackers in the world. For the third consecutive year Jens is searching in all kind of publications (international and local) for damage reports after what he believe could have been a potential damage earthquake. This is his … [Read more...]

Moderate shallow earthquake in the Esmeraldes area, Ecuador - July 11, 2017

– Update 12:26 UTC: The earthquake was shallow (preliminary depth 12 km) and can be called as an aftershock of the deadly massive earthquake last year. Update 12:22 UTC: Seismogram as recorded in a seismological station in Update 12:23 UTC: Based on the present earthquake parameters … [Read more...]

Very Strong earthquake South of the South Island, New Zealand - July 11, 2017

– Update 07:28 UTC: Most I Have Felt It reports are talking from Moderate to Light shaking  (courtesy GNS Science) Update 07:21 UTC:  Seismogram as recorded in a seismological station in The Paps Update 07:17 UTC: The earthquake happened right on the Puysegur Trench (see image … [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...]