Richter scale

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First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

XINHUA - 5.1-magnitude quake hitsIndonesia -- USGS

5.1-magnitude quake hitsIndonesia -- USGSContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.HONG KONG, Sept.15 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale jolted 177km WSW of Sibolga, Indonesia at 16:34: 23 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.The ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 4 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Quake Jolts Behabad in Iran

(MENAFN - QNA) An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale hit the city of Behabad in Yazd province, central Iran, on Sunday ... [Published MENAFN - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Earthquake, Iran, Yazd
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

5.1 quake rattles Northern Sumatra

An earthquake, measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale, rocked Northern Sumatra at 1022 hrs today. The temblor was epicentred at 01.3 degrees North latitude and 97.4 degrees East longitude, an India Meteorological Department statement said. Its focal depth ... [Published NetIndia123.com - 16 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

The Living Landscape: Earthquakes move and shake Lake County and the region

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA – The Napa earthquake that occurred at 3:20 a.m. Aug.24, 2014, will certainly be remembered in the years to come.The earthquake, described as a “sudden release of energy,” definitely shook many of us awake here in Lake County. Thankfully, ... [Published Lake County News - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Quake hits Behabad City in Yazd province

Tehran, Sept 14, IRNA – An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale hit the city of Behabad in Yazd province, central Iran, on Sunday morning. ... [Published Islamic Republic News Agency - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Moderate intensity quake hits Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan

A moderate intensity quake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale at 0402 hrs struck Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan. An India Meteorological Department statement here said, the quake was epicentered at 36.0 degree North Latitude and 70.7 degree East Longitude. ... [Published NetIndia123.com - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

W. Sumatra Quake Damages More than 205 Homes

TEMPO.CO , Padang - At least 205 houses were seriously damaged, 18 houses suffered from medium damage and 187 houses suffer from minor damage following the earthquake measuring 5.0 in Richter scale that jolted Tanah Datar Regency, West Sumatra early morning, ... [Published Tempo.co - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Mild earthquake hits New Zealand

An earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale jolted New Zealand's North Canterbury region Friday, media reported. ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 5 reports

Romania withnesses its second largest earthquake this year

An earthquake with the magnitude of 4.8 degrees on the Richter scale took place on Wednesday evening, September 10, in Buzau, in the Vrancea seismic area. The earthquake, which occurred at 22:45, was also felt in Bucharest.This was the second largest ... [Published Romania Business Insider - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 2 reports

Small earthquake shakes northwest Alabama, AL.com reports

A small earthquake measuring 2.1 on the Richter scale occurred late Tuesday in northwest Alabama, according to AL.com . The quake happened shortly before 11 p.m. near Russellville, which is in Franklin County.The epicenter of the quake was seven miles ... [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 6 reports

Moderate aftershock hits eastern Indonesia

An aftershock measuring 5.7 Richter scale struck off eastern parts of Indonesia on Wednesday after a strong quake hit the areas, the Meteorology and Geophysics Agency said here.The aftershock jolted at 12:16 p.m. Jakarta time (0516 GMT) with epicenter ... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 4 reports

Mild earthquake jolts Chittagong city

An earthquake jolted Chittagong city and district’s some areas yesterday. However, no casualty or damage was reported in this regard.Asadur Rahman, duty assistant of meteorological office in Chittagong, told the Dhaka Tribune that the earthquake had occurred ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Sep 09 2014]

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...example, the magma about 10 kilometres down was tracked as it moved north-east over a number of days and came closer to the surface," Hayman says. "By this point we knew an eruption was very likely."
...geophysics professor (and advisor to the Obama Administration) Mark Zoback is skeptical of the causal link between fracking and earthquakes. "The energy released by one of these tiny microseismic events (fracking) is equivalent to the energy of a gallon of milk hitting the floor after falling off a kitchen counter. ... Needless to say, these events pose no danger to the public."

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XINHUA - 5.1-magnitude quake hitsIndonesia -- USGS [Published Namibia Press Agency - 4 hours ago]
5.1-magnitude quake hits Indonesia -- USGS [Published Xinhua News Agency - 4 hours ago]
Namma Metro work triggers tremors [Published The Hindu - 6 hours ago]
Seismologists predict another Icelandic volcano... [Published Melbourne Age - 11 hours ago]
Quake Jolts Behabad in Iran [Published MENAFN - 11 hours ago]
5.1 quake rattles Northern Sumatra [Published NetIndia123.com - 16 hours ago]
The Living Landscape: Earthquakes move and shak... [Published Lake County News - 16 hours ago]
Shallow quake strikes off North Sumatra, Indonesia [Published China.org.cn - 20 hours ago]
Havoc in Punjab [Published DAWN Group - Sep 14 2014]
Moderate intensity quake hits Hindu Kush region... [Published NetIndia123.com - Sep 14 2014]
Quake hits Behabad City in Yazd province [Published Islamic Republic News Agency - Sep 13 2014]
Could This Environmental Risk Derail America's ... [Published Motley Fool - Sep 13 2014]
W. Sumatra Quake Damages More than 205 Homes [Published Tempo.co - Sep 13 2014]
More than 200 homes damaged by quake [Published Jakarta Post - Sep 13 2014]
This weekend’s northern lights should be bright... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Sep 12 2014]
Kashmir Floods And Disaster Management – OpEd [Published Eurasia Review - Sep 12 2014]
It was right after her husband’s suicide – The ... [Published Chestnut Hill Local - Sep 12 2014]
President Obama declares Napa, California earth... [Published Canadian Underwriter - Sep 12 2014]
Mild earthquake hits New Zealand [Published Business Standard India - Sep 12 2014]
Mild earthquake hits New Zealand [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Sep 12 2014]
Sidoarjo victims still striving for justice [Published Jakarta Post - Sep 12 2014]
Beautiful, light, open and original [Published The Press NZ - Sep 12 2014]
Earthquake damages dozens of houses, injures fo... [Published Jakarta Post - Sep 12 2014]
The Resilient City [Published Daily Beast - Sep 11 2014]
Ambassador Toshinao Urabe [Published Philippine Star - Sep 11 2014]
Romania withnesses its second largest earthquak... [Published Romania Business Insider - Sep 11 2014]
4.7-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Romania [Published Sofia News Agency - Sep 11 2014]
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Mild quake rattles northwestern Greece [Published ekathimerini.com Latest News - Sep 09 2014]
A moderate earthquake measuring 4 on the Richter scale rattled the northwestern towns of Ioanenna and Preveza on Tuesday afternoon, Skai has reported.The epicenter of the 2.25 p.m. tremor was 12 kilometers west of Preveza.There were no reports of injuri... ...
What Could Go Wrong? This. [Published The Mudflats - Aug 31 2014]
There’s a game most of us play. It’s called “What Could Go Wrong?!” You know, like I’m going to hand my nine year old an automatic weapon – “What Could Go Wrong?!” Or, why not go bare-headed and drive a motorcycle really fast? “What Could Go Wrong?!” ...
EU announces 3.7 million euro aid for Cephalonia [Published ekathimerini.com Latest News - Aug 27 2014]
A proposal for special European Union funding worth 3.7 million euros for the Ionian island of Cephalonia following a 5.8 Richter scale earthquake and a series of aftershocks in early 2014 was announced on Wednesday.The aid was part of a nearly 47 millio... ...
Skaters Make Best of Napa Earthquake by Shreddi... [Published Mashable! - Aug 26 2014]
To quote Jurassic Park's esteemed, fictional chaos-theorist Ian Malcolm: Life finds a way After Sunday morning's formidable Napa earthquake , some Northern California skateboarders made the best of a bad situation See also: Mashable Readers ...
Fitness Trackers Quantify Sunday’s Northern Cal... [Published IEEE Spectrum - Aug 25 2014]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> Image: Jawbone Many of us wear fitness bands during the day (to track activity) and at night (to track sleep). But it turns out that the data they gather can do a lot more—like track an earthquake. At ...
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