Massive earthquake below inner Irian Jaya, Indonesia - 3 killed by landslides + a lot of damage

Update April 14 - A little late for this report but the damage was far bigger than initially expected. It took also quite some time to reach the epicenter area. Authorities finally could assess the region by helicopter. - Thousands of residents in 3 inland districts had experienced food … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list June 26, 2011

M 5.1      2011/06/26 19:47     Depth 37.3 km      EASTERN IRAN 11:17:01 PM at epicenter Even moderate earthquakes are sometimes very dangerous in Iran. The focal depth of 40 km is weakening the impact. This earthquake is however very close to Kerman, a city with 577,514 inhabitants, which … [Read more...]