Japan Tohoku tsunami and earthquake : The death toll is climbing again!

READ ALSO our LATEST CATDAT REPORT Nr. 37, containing the most detailed numbers of damage, killed and injured people. This document is probably the most detailed document outside Japan. This is part 17 of our ongoing reporting with many updates about the massive 9.0 earthquake / tsunami which … [Read more...]

Massive earthquake Kermadec Islands

Earthquake summary : A massive M 7.6 earthquake struck in the open sea in the Kermadec Island region. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center did issue a Tsunami alert for Tonga or New Zealand. It was later canceled without any real tsunami. To read the full story as it happened, we advise our readers to … [Read more...]

Understanding the Magnitude 7.2 Alaska earthquake (June 23, 2011)

Although me made already an effort in explaining a lot in our report on June 23/24 (click here to read it),  we also want to give the USGS seismologists view of what exactly happened. The date of occurrence was June 23 (local) and June 24 (UTC - used by the seismology agencies) The June 24, 2011 … [Read more...]

Japan tsunami : A massive update for our CatDat Situation Report (Part 15)

This is part 15 of our ongoing reporting with many updates about the massive 9.0 earthquake / tsunami which struck Japan on March 11 2011. Part 1 - Part 2 - Part 3 - Part 4 - Part 5 - Part 6 - Part 7 - Part 8 - Part 9 - Part 10 - Part 11 - Part 12 - Part 13 - Part 14 - Part 15 - Part 16 NPA 01/06 … [Read more...]

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