Strong earthquake near Valparaiso, Chile - also awakes Santiago de Chile - NO damage or injuries

Earthquake overview : At 4:04 AM Chile local time, a strong moderate earthquake occurred close to Valparaiso, Chile. Strong MMI VI shaking has been experienced near the epicenter. "I have Felt it" Reports --> see below + Let us know how you have felt this earthquake To read the full … [Read more...]

Very strong but deep earthquake in northern Chile - no damage or injuries

Earthquake overview : Around noon local time a very strong earthquake struck the northern Chile - Bolivia border area.  The quake was felt strongest in Alto Hospicio, Iquique (200,000 inhabitants) and Pica. A max. of VI MMI has been reported for the mentioned towns. FINAL UPDATE 21/06 - 14:20 … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list April 19, 2011

M 4.5      2011/04/20 03:40     Depth 34.2 km     OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE April 19, 2011 at 11:40:42 PM at epicenter Moderate seaquake approx. 20 km out of the Quidico coast. 112 km (70 miles) NW (304°) from Temuco, Chile Satellite map of the greater epicenter area M 5.0      2011/04/19 … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list April 15, 2011

M 5.9      2011/04/15 21:46    Depth 232.0 km     TONGA local time 09:46 Harmless deep earthquake with a hypocenter in the hot mantle of the earth. We do NOT expect a tsunami alert 120 km W Neiafu (pop 4,320 Satellite map of the greater epicenter area M 4.7      2011/04/15 11:59     Depth 25.5 … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list April 14, 2011

M 4.9      2011/04/15 00:59     Depth 16.9 km      OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE M 4.8      2011/04/15 00:53     Depth 28.5 km      OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 08:59:47 PM at epicenter Moderate aftershock at the tip of the Arauco peninsula. These earthquakes are still … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list April 9, 2011

M 4.7      2011/04/09 13:32     Depth 29.1 km     OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE 09:32:41 AM at epicenter Moderate aftershock at approx. 30 km from Chanco and approx. 50 km from Talcahuano 59 km (37 miles) NNW (345°) from Concepcion, Chile Satellite map of the greater epicenter area M 6.1      … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list March 29, 2011

M 4.8      2011/03/29 14:30     Depth 41.4 km      NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA March 30, 2011 at 12:30:02 AM at epicenter Moderate earthquake at an intermediate depth in the vicinity of wilderness village "Yamalong" 88 km (54 miles) ESE of Kimbe, New Britain, PNG Satellite map of the … [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...]

Earthquakes list March 3, 2011

M 5.5 5.2 5.7   2011/03/03 15:12    Depth 2.0 15 3 km     MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES local time 23:12 Please read our in-depth report about this earthquake - Click here UPDATE 15:49 UTC : UEarthquake-Report maintains his ORANGE color (moderately dangerous due to the closeby city of Socorro. … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list February 21, 2011

M 6.3      2011/02/21 23:51      Depth 5 km     CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND At least 65 dead. Very strong Magnitude 6.3 earthquake in New Zealand South Island Please read our in-depth report about this earthquake - Click here - An in-depth article is being written at this … [Read more...]