Dangerous earthquake in Northern Ecuador (border with Colombia)

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Bardarbunga volcano fissure eruption, Iceland (Holuhraun area)

This page only links to the in-depth article where we describe every step of the fissure eruption. The only reason of this page  is to get this article on the frontpage so that more readers will see it. Thank you for your understanding. LINK TO THE IN-DEPTH ARTICLE … [Read more...]

Very dangerous earthquake in Western Yunnan (China) close to Myanmar border - at least 45 injured!

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Deadly earthquake close to Nawabshah, Pakistan - At least 3 people killed and 70 injured

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New theme now working in smartphones, tablets and on desktops

Several weeks ago, we made a call to our readers to help us with some financial support in getting our site ready for today's technology. Thanks to their support we were able to buy a new theme and could outsource the project to a specialized programming company. As earthquake-report.com has … [Read more...]

El Hierro Volcano activity report

This is the most recent El Hierro Volcano eruption report You may follow also Facebook Volcano Page - Google+ Volcanoes -  Twitter : @VolcanoReport With the collaboration of Joke Volta, an El Hierro resident and Julio del Castillo Vivero, photographer. Read also:  links to all 59 prior parts of this … [Read more...]

Media and Press : How to use our information and why partnering with us

EARTHQUAKE and TSUNAMI TWEETS @ your MAGNITUDE choice This page has been written for the media / press, and is based on our day to day experiences. Some earthquake reports we see (mostly from areas in the world with no or very few earthquakes) are OR  inaccurate OR far too … [Read more...]

The impact of cultural and religious influences during natural disasters (volcano eruptions)

Author : A scientific paper written by David Harris, Earth Sciences Department, University College London, London Read also :  Hazard map assessment of Mount Merapi, Central Java, Indonesia using remote sensing Until very recently, there has been a lack of research into cultural and religious … [Read more...]

New Zealand volcanoes : Mount Tongariro, Ruapehu and White Island (eruption) updates - November 23 updates (timelapse video)

We have created this special in-depth article for the activity of New Zealand volcanoes. This page will bring information on whatever interesting news of volcano activity. Just like we have worked in the El Hierro eruption, we have chosen for a continuing article with the most recent content on top … [Read more...]

Featured volcano : Bagana, Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea

Bagana is an active volcano located in the central part of the island of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, the largest island of the Solomon group. It is the most active volcano in the country. Just northeast of Bagana is the volcano crater lake Billy Mitchell (see other picture). Bagana is one of 17 … [Read more...]