Powerful earthquake close to Pangai island, Tonga

Earthquake Report comment : Very powerful earthquake with epicenter about 30 km from the island of Lifuku,  Pangai. The last couple of days multiple earthquakes occurred in the same area. Epicenter on the upper slopes of the subduction zone! Maximum expected shaking V to VI Mercalli = moderate … [Read more...]

Indonesia massive M 7.5 earthquake - the latest news

This update page will put breaking news on the Indonesia Mentawai Islands earthquake whenever it becomes available. The most recent news will be on top of this page. The earthquake informative page as published in the beginning can be found here. October 27 - 05:46 UTC UPDATE First pictures of … [Read more...]

Indonesia massive M 7.5 earthquake - Hardest hit : Mentawai Islands

Earthquake Report comment : Latest news on this massive earthquake - Click here 16:20 UTC UPDATE : No news from the islands which where the most hit so far. We maintain our RED earthquake level as we predict that the shaking would have been very strong on South Pagai. Luckily, this island is … [Read more...]