Understanding the Magnitude 7.6 Kermadec Islands earthquake (July 6, 2011)

Although we already made an effort in explaining a lot in our in-depth article where we followed the earthquake and Tsunami warnings on July 6 (UTC) /July 7 (local time) (click here to read it), we also want to give the USGS seismologists' view of what exactly happened. The July 6, 2011 … [Read more...]

Massive (scary) Alaskan earthquake in an unpopulated area

Earthquake summary : A terrifying strong earthquake occurred at 6:09 PM near the remote Alaskan Aleutian Islands.  The epicenter of the earthquake was on top of the subduction slope. The energy of this massive earthquake was weakened due to the depth of the epicenter. There was never a widespread … [Read more...]

Massive 6.7 magnitude aftershock Miyaki coast, Japan - NO reports of damage or injuries

Earthquake overview : During the morning hours (Japan local time) a massive 6.7 magnitude earthquake occurred approx. 50 km out of the Iwate, Miyaki coast, a coastline which has been hardly hit by the March 11 tsunami disaster. To read the full story as it happened, we advise our readers to start at … [Read more...]

Massive earthquake between New Caledonia and Vanuatu

To our first-time readers : Our in-depth articles on earthquakes and tsunamis are reading best from bottom to the top as we are updating our articles as long as we receive new data. UPDATE 23:00 UTC : A reader staying in Tanna has written this report to earthquake-report.com. We bring it to … [Read more...]

Massive but weakened earthquake near the beaches of the Solomon Islands

UPDATE 24/04 - 17:37 UTC : Earthquake-Report and Robert Speta (westernpacificweather.com) are starting a collaboration in making a video footage from our reporting. Robert will pick up the headlines of our article and include it into a short video. Here is the first one. UPDATE : 10:21 … [Read more...]

Myanmar March 24 deadly earthquake : update

This is Part 4 of the earthquake-Report.com extensive reporting of the deadly Myanmar earthquake which occurred in the evening of March 24, 2011. The earthquake took place in the border area from Myanmar, Laos, Thailand and China. The earthquake had a magnitude of 7.2 (China) or 6.8 (USGS). Click … [Read more...]

Japan tsunami : damaging aftershocks, radioactive areas, etc. - a promising future is still far away (part 13)

This is part 13 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 Japan Earthquake and Tsunami UPDATE (20/04 - … [Read more...]

Japan tsunami and earthquakes fatalities list per prefecture : Fukushima

Earthquake-Report is sad to publish this list of the deceased for FUKUSHIMA prefecture. Earthquake-Report thoughts are with the family and friends of the below listed people, young and old. The list was published by 47news in Japan and is based on official police data. Click here for the Japanese … [Read more...]

3 persons killed due to the magnitude 6.6 aftershock (Eastern Honshu, Japan)

UPDATE 12/04 - 11:59 UTC : FDMA Report 9 - gives 3 dead, 3 seriously injured and 7 slightly injured persons. UPDATE 12/04 - 06:23 UTC : It has to be said that the official death toll of this aftershock (based on FDMA reports) stands at 3. The 4th fatality was reported by state network … [Read more...]

MASSIVE AFTERSHOCK WITH TSUNAMI ALARM NEAR SENDAI (part 11)

This is part 11 of our ongoing reporting with many updates about the massive 9.0 earthquake / tsunami which struck Japan on March 11 2011. Click here for part one - Part 2 - Part 3 - Part 4 - Part 5 - Part 6 - Part 7 - Part 8 - Part 9 - Part 10 Japan Earthquake and Tsunami UPDATE (09/04 - 08:30 … [Read more...]