Very strong earthquake at an intermediate depth near the coast of Nicaragua

UPDATE 22:09 UTC : After reviewing our many sources, we can conclude that NO damage of Injuries have been reported from this very strong but deep earthquake. UPDATE 22:09 UTC : After reviewing the PTWC data, we could not find any tsunami notice. UPDATE 22:06 UTC : Following local media the … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list September 17, 2010

M 5.0      2010/09/17 23:12    Depth 41.0 km     KURIL ISLANDS Near the island of Ostrov Urup.  Just above the trench (see link). Not dangerous. M 4.5      2010/09/17 23:01    Depth 180.2 km     PAGAN REGION, NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS Very moderate earthquake between the Mariana … [Read more...]

El Salvador “ M 4.2 “ Very light earthquake near Usulutan volcano

Earthquake Report comment : A Magnitude 4.2 earthquake occurred in the immediate vicinity of the Usulutan volcano (see link on Google map hereunder) on Saturday evening local time. As this earthquake occurred at a depth of 133 km nobody will have felt it. Usulután is a stratovolcano in central El … [Read more...]

Guatemala“ M 4.8 “ Small and fairly deep earthquake near the Guatemala - El Salvador coast

Earthquake Report comment : A very light earthquake struck at the Guatemala coast in the evening hours of July 30. Due to the depth, some people will not even have felt the quake. USGS has received only 1 'weak' shaking alert out of Guatemala City. Most important Earthquake Data: Friday, July 30, … [Read more...]