Twin earthquakes in western Afghanistan kill at least 22

Twin earthquakes in western Afghanistan kill at least 22

Two earthquakes rattled Afghanistan’s western Badghis province along the border with Turkmenistan on Monday afternoon, killing at least 22 people, a local official said. There were fears the death toll could rise further as the first rescuers reached some of the remote villages struck by the tremors in what is one of Afghanistan’s most impoverished … Read more

Strong earthquake of magnitude 6.1 shakes the coast of Papua New Guinea

Strong earthquake of magnitude 6.1 shakes the coast of Papua New Guinea

A strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake hit off Papua New Guinea this Sunday, January 16, 2022, without the tsunami alert having been activated so far. The earthquake took place 74 kilometers west of Panguna City, on the island of Bougainville, at a depth of 408.1 km, according to reports from the United States Seismological Center (USGS). … Read more

6.6 magnitude earthquake hits Mediterranean near Cyprus

6.6 magnitude earthquake hits Mediterranean near Cyprus

A mighty terremoto of 6.6 has sent tremors through a region around Cyprus at Mediterranean with reports of people feeling houses shake. The earthquake it had a depth of 2 km (1.24 miles), said the European Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC). There are no reports of damage or injuries. But people have turned to social media … Read more

Strong earthquake collapses part of the Great Wall of China; there are injured

Strong earthquake collapses part of the Great Wall of China;  there are injured

At dawn last Saturday there was a strong 6.9 degree earthquake of magnitude in the western province of Qinghai in China, which caused damage to the Great wall china and left a balance of nine people injured, as confirmed by local media. According to the China Seismological Networks Center (CENC), the earthquake took place around … Read more

‘Felpudini’ and his sad story during the 1970 earthquake: “I couldn’t save my girlfriend”

‘Felpudini’ and his sad story during the 1970 earthquake: “I couldn’t save my girlfriend”

Piercing. Rodolfo Carrión, better known as’Felpudini‘, experienced one of the most terrible earthquakes that has hit Peru, it is the 7.9 magnitude earthquake that occurred in 1970 and shook La Libertad, Ancash and Lima. ALSO READ: Camucha Negrete after Panamericana TV gave her program to Gisela: “I underestimated her” The comedian recalls that on that … Read more

Julián Zucchi and his reaction to the strong earthquake that shook Lima | VIDEO

Julián Zucchi and his reaction to the strong earthquake that shook Lima |  VIDEO

Julian Zucchi published a video of his reaction to the strong earthquake that shook Lima in the early morning of January 7. As could be seen in the short clip, the Argentine actor’s security cameras recorded the precise moment in which he and his partner Yiddá Eslava felt the earthquake. “Tremor 5.6, Zucchi Eslava house”, … Read more

Deysi Araujo caught in a towel during the shaking: “I was scared, I thought the windows were going to burst”

Deysi Araujo caught in a towel during the shaking: “I was scared, I thought the windows were going to burst”

Deysi Araujo and Jossmery Toledo told how they were surprised by the tremor that woke up the people of Lima yesterday and had as its epicenter the district of San Juan de Lurigancho where they both reside. LOOK: Flavia Laos after the earthquake in Lima: “I have gone to the street running literal calata” “I … Read more

6.2 earthquake in Nicaragua produces evacuation of the Government Center

6.2 earthquake in Nicaragua produces evacuation of the Government Center

At 10:25 am on Thursday, the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (MARN) registered a 6.2 magnitude earthquake in Nicaragua, which was located about 98 kilometers west of the city of Managua, and at a depth of 30 kilometers. The earthquake caused alarm among the population and although the epicenter of the 6.2-magnitude earthquake in … Read more

Magnitude 5.6 earthquake surprises residents of Lima and Callao in Peru

Magnitude 5.6 earthquake surprises residents of Lima and Callao in Peru

Peru.-An intense earthquake of magnitude 5.6 on the Richter scale surprised villagers in Lima and Callao in Peru, this after the geological phenomenon was recorded in the early hours of the morning. According to Institute Geophysicist of Peru, the earthquake was recorded at 5:27 a.m. local time this Friday, January 7. The earthquake had an … Read more

Earthquakes in South Carolina cause confusion among experts

Earthquakes in South Carolina cause confusion among experts

Photo: Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images At least a dozen earthquakes near the capital of South Carolina They have raised questions that even invade geologists: How long will these movements last? Are they the harbinger of increased activity? The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported a 2.6 magnitude earthquake about 25 miles northeast of … Read more

4.8 magnitude earthquake shakes area near Kings Canyon National Park

Earthquakes in South Carolina cause confusion among experts

The earthquake’s magnitude dropped from a preliminary 5.2, with its epicenter at Deep Springs, California, east of Fresno. Photo: Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), A 4.8 magnitude quake was reported near Kings Canyon National Park, south of the Sierra Nevada and east of Fresno, California. According … Read more

Panic and damage: strong earthquake shakes Quito and activates seismic security protocols [VIDEO]

Panic and damage: strong earthquake shakes Quito and activates seismic security protocols [VIDEO]

The Ecuadorian Geophysical Institute, part of the National Polytechnic School, reported that the earthquake had a magnitude of 4.52, with an epicenter in Quito, and was recorded at a depth of 4.31 kilometers. A strong earthquake of magnitude 4.5 on the open Richter scale was felt around 11.00 local time (16.00 GMT) this Tuesday in … Read more