Earthquakes list February 16, 2011

M 4.2      2011/02/17 00:04     Depth 12.0 km     ECUADOR February 16, 2011 at 07:04:44 PM at epicenter Please read our in-depth report about this earthquake - Click here 9 km (5 miles) SSE (162°) from QUITO, Ecuador Quake-maps.com satellite map + I Did Feel It form Alternative … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list February 12, 2011

M 6.1      2011/02/12 17:57     Depth 81.0 km      TONGA February 13, 2011 at 06:57:56 AM at epicenter Very strong earthquake weakened by the intermediate depth of 81 km. Approx. 40 km from Kolovai, Tonga 55 km (35 miles) NW of NUKU`ALOFA, Tonga NOAA did NOT published a tsunami … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list February 8, 2011

M 4.1      2011/02/09 03:10     Depth 32.8 km     PANAMA February 08, 2011 at 10:10:32 PM at epicenter Weak earthquake on the shores of Parque Nacional Chagres and 49 km (30 miles) NE (49°) from Colon, Panama Quake-maps.com satellite map + I Did Feel It form Alternative satellite … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list February 7, 2011

M 6.2      2011/02/07 19:53      Depth 413.9 km     SOLOMON ISLANDS / PAPUA NEW GUINEA February 08, 2011 at 06:53:42 AM at epicenter Very strong but deep earthquake with an epicenter approx. 50 km from Papua New Guinea Bougainville Island and 50 km from the Shortland and Treasury … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list February 6, 2011

M 4.9      2011/02/06 21:41     Depth 106.8 km      BOUGAINVILLE REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA February 07, 2011 at 07:41:18 AM at epicenter Deep harmless moderate earthquake 95 km (60 miles) SW of Arawa, Bougainville, PNG Quake-maps.com satellite map + I Did Feel It form Alternative … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list January 31, 2011

M 4.5      2011/01/31 23:55     Depth 91.1 km     ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE January 31, 2011 at 07:55:26 PM at epicenter Harmless deep earthquake in northern part of Chile. 197 km (122 miles) SE (139°) from Calama, Chile Quake-maps.com satellite map + I Did Feel It form Alternative … [Read more...]

Asian Development bank comes in to help Mt. Merapi victims

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is extending $3 million to assist in aid efforts in the wake of the Mount Merapi volcano eruptions, which destroyed homes and displaced hundreds of thousands of people in Central Java province and Yogyakarta Special region in October and November 2010. ADB's … [Read more...]

Very important "Good to know" facts

Image by xjbei via Flickr This page has been started on November 20 2010. It's only goal is to share important (mostly scientific) facts with our readers. These facts are mostly derived from singular earthquakes or  tsunamis. Indonesia - Mentawai - October 25 2010 - M 7.7 earthquake / … [Read more...]

Villagers of Merapi danger zone return to their houses risking their life!

Most residents of Gedangan village near Mount Merapi have left shelters in Boyolali and returned to their homes inside the volcano's danger zone. Residents were unwilling to evacuate although their homes were only 10 kilometers away from Mt. Merapi. The authorities visit the village and tried to … [Read more...]

Indonesia massive M 7.7 Earthquake and Tsunami - latest news (5)

As our initial "latest news" articles were getting too long, and as this event will certainly continue to add more news, we have decided to a number of "latest news" articles. Besides the most important earthquake data, also breaking news will be posted here. Reading all of them will be experienced … [Read more...]