Earthquakes list March 21, 2011

M 5.4      2011/03/21 10:36     Depth 92.0 km      MINDORO, PHILIPPINES 6:36:49 PM at epicenter Please read our in-depth report about this earthquake - Click here The earthquake will be felt all over Luzon, including Manila. Early felt reports are stating a II to III MMI (weak … [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...]

Understanding the Vanuatu M 7.3 earthquake

The Vanuatu earthquake of December 25, 2010, occurred as the result of normal-faulting within the Australia plate, in the region of the boundary between the Australia plate and the Pacific plate (see purple line below). In the epicentral region of the earthquake, the Australia plate moves … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list October 14, 2010

M 4.4    2010-10-14   16:23   Depth 1 km     HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN local time at epicenter 21:23 (9:23 PM) Moderate shallow earthquake on the border between Afghanistan and Tajikistan. Closest city Amran M 5.4      2010/10/14 13:58    Depth 35.1 km     HOKKAIDO, … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list October 2, 2010

M 5.2      2010/10/02 21:28     Depth 35.8 km     SOLOMON ISLANDS Approx. 30 km from the island of San Cristobal M 4.9      2010/10/02 21:26     Depth 18.8 km     SVALBARD REGION Right on the fault line in the Greenland Sea M 4.9      2010/10/02 19:23     Depth 17.6 … [Read more...]