2 shallow earthquakes strike near Berkeley, San Fransisco + aftershock October 27

Earthquake overview : At 02:41 PM a moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake with epicenter near Berkeley shook the San Fransisco Bay area. 6 hours later a similar earthquake  this time measuring 3.8 hit the same Berkeley area. Both quakes were felt far away from San Fransisco. "I have Felt it" Reports … [Read more...]

Strong aftershock rattles Christchurch, New Zealand - aftershock classified as new event by insurers

Earthquake overview : One of the most powerful aftershocks since a couple of months occurred at 07:34 PM (19:34), October 9 2011o. Early reports are mentioning a strong shaking. GEONET, New Zealand reports a magnitude (Richter) of 5.5 at a depth of 12 km (see more details below) "I have Felt it" … [Read more...]

Dangerous earthquake in the Uygur Autonomous region, China (Keriya and Niya)

Earthquake overview : At 11:27 PM (23:27) local time, a 5.5 magnitude very shallow earthquake struck in the Uygur Autonomous Xinjiang region of Chine. The area is mainly desert and the epicenter is following USGS and Chinese authorities in the foothills of the surrounding mountains. We call this … [Read more...]

Greater Los Angeles area awakened by a couple of shakes (Irvine, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Huntington Beach, etc)

Earthquake overview : Only 19 hours after a moderate earthquake scared the Yucaipa - Riverside population, another quake has awakened most of the people living in the Santa Ana, Huntington Beach and Anaheim area "I have Felt it" Reports --> see below + Tell  us if " you have … [Read more...]

Eritrea Nabro volcano eruption : seismic activity continues below Nabro

Read also : From the earthquake swarm until the eruption (day 1 and 2) (June 12) Read also : Air traffic disruption and the aid of NASA HD satellite images (day 3, 4 and 5) (June 23) Read also : Impressive new NASA pictures (June 30) Read also : 31 people killed at the Ethiopian side – … [Read more...]

Very strong earthquake along the coast of Vancouver Island - depth 23 km Magnitude 6.4

Earthquake overview :  At 12:41 PM a very strong earthquake struck not far from Vancouver Island. The focal depth of 80 km  has been later revised by USGS to 23 km. The earthquake was well felt in Vancouver and beyond, several hundred km away from the epicenter. "I have Felt … [Read more...]

Germany / Holland earthquake 08/09 : NO damage or injuries + videos

Earthquake overview :  At 21:02 local time a moderate shallow earthquake has hit the area in between Duisburg and Nijmegen (Netherlands / Germany border). The hypocenter depth was calculated by GFZ at 3 km. "I have Felt it" Reports --> see below + Let us know how you have felt this … [Read more...]

4.2 magnitude earthquake in the New Delhi, India - Update 09/09/2011

Earthquake overview : After a long 30 minutes of receiving I Have Felt It reports from concerned New Delhi people we could finally report that a magnitude 4.3 earthquake struck close to New Delhi. "I have Felt it" Reports --> see below + Let us know how you have felt this earthquake To … [Read more...]

Moderate shallow quake in Central California + "I Have Felt It reports"

Earthquake overview : A moderate but very shallow and thus moderately dangerous earthquake rattled through Central California just after midnight. Luckily in a scarcely populated area. We ask people who have felt this earthquake to share their information with our many readers (also from your … [Read more...]

Earthquake rattles Mammoth Lakes area and Yosemite National Park (24/08/2011)

Earthquake overview : At 5 AM in the night on August 24 2011, an earthquake measuring 4.2 magnitude struck the greater Mammoth Lakes area. We ask people who have felt this earthquake to share their information with our many readers (also from your area). Please use the "I Have Felt it" form … [Read more...]