Massive 7+ earthquakes near Vanuatu Efate Island (August 20/21, 2011

Earthquake overview : A massive earthquake measuring 7.5 magnitude struck the Vanuatu area at 3:55 AM in the night. A tsunami with theoretical waves up to 1.9 meters could be expected on a Vanuatu island (see below). Read also : Vanuatu massive earthquakes and aftershocks : impressive "experience" … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list March 17, 2011

M 5.0  2011/03/17 15:34      Depth 18.7 km  SOUTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA 11:34:33 PM at epicenter UPDATE 18:22 UTC : Reports out of Keping County say that no houses have collapsed, but mobile phones stopped working for a couple of minutes.Not only Keping county felt the quake very strong but … [Read more...]