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 15, 2011

M 5.2      2011/02/15 19:01    Depth 13.0 km     OFF EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN local time 04:01 This earthquake was followed by an aftershock measuring 5.1 at a depth of 54 km approx. 100 km out of the coast. Safe distance from the shores (approx. 150 km) 154 km SE Kamaishi (pop … [Read more...]

Strong coastal earthquake near Iwaki, Honshu, Japan

FINAL UPDATE 11:35 PM UTC : After checking our many sources, we have the pleasure to conclude that NO damage or injuries have been reported for this earthquake. UPDATE 4:35 PM UTC : Inhabitants of Iwaki town (10th largest city in Japan!) have felt this earthquake as a JMA 3 = approx. IV MMI = … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list September 24, 2010

M 4.8      2010/09/24 20:13    Depth 521.5 km     KEPULAUAN BARAT DAYA, INDONESIA Too deep to be even felt at this magnitude M 5.6      2010/09/24 19:01    Depth 148.8 km     NORTHERN PERU Please also read the detailed page of this earthquake M 4.9      2010/09/24 … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list September 19, 2010

M 5.0      2010/09/19 15:03    Depth 52.7 km     EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG, PAPUA NEW GUINEA 50 km from Umboi Island (earthquake from yesterday) and 95 km from Lae M 4.8      2010/09/19 14:03    Depth 34.2 km     IZU ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION Moderate earthquake in the trench. M 4.8 … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list September 13, 2010

M 4.7   2010-09-13   19:14    Depth 80 km     CENTRAL AFGHANISTAN Epicenter bnear Khowst. Very deep not dangerous M 5.3   2010-09-13   17:44    Depth 20 km    IZU ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION Powerful seaquake in a subduction zone in the Philippine Sea, far out in the sea M 5.0   … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list August 30, 2010

M 5.3      2010/08/30 23:25   Depth 38.7 km TONGA Nothing special, but a beautiful satellite view of a bended subduction fault line M 4.9      2010/08/30 19:55   Depth 80 km KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND In the middle of the South Pacific Ocean M 4.7       2010/08/30 13:40   … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list August 26, 2010

M 5.4      2010/08/26 15:08   Depth 283.5 km     NEAR THE WEST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN Powerful, but too deep to cause any problem. Right under the mainland and 51 km from Fukui. We will publish a detailed report within a couple of minutes. M 4.7  2010-08-26   13:09   Depth 624 km … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list August 25, 2010

M 5.2      2010/08/25 22:57   Depth 10.0 km     TONGA 70 km out of the Tongo island of Eua (Eua National Park). A beautiful satellite view ofthe volcano arc and the ocean floor where one can clearly see that 1  tectonic plate is going underneath the other one (Pacific plate and Australian … [Read more...]

Japan “ M 5.8 “ Powerful earthquake near the coast of Honshu

Earthquake Report comment : 1,269,000 people will have experienced light shaking (Mercalli IV). Biggest towns in the area are Miyako (52,000), Morioka (295,000) and Hachinohe (239,000). All have probably experienced a Mercalli IV shaking. Most important Earthquake Data: Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at … [Read more...]