Moderate extremely shallow earthquake in Atascosa County, Texas, United States

Earthquake overview : A moderate 4.8 magnitude earthquake struck below Fashing, Texas. The earthquake was felt as far as Austin to the north and Corpus Christi to the south-west. "I have Felt it" Reports --> see below + Let us know "how you have felt this earthquake" To read … [Read more...]

Weak earthquake in Quito is a reminder to be ready for a worst case scenario!

FINAL UPDATE 09:32 UTC : after screening our various sources we are happy to report that NO damage has been reported from this weak earthquake UPDATE 09:00 UTC : The earthquake was measured in Ecuador as a 4.2 magnitude at a depth of 12 km.  The earthquake was followed by a weak aftershock. The … [Read more...]