I'm here in Manta, Ecuador helping assist people who were affected by the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit two weeks ago. The organization I work for provides medical aid to local healthcare organizations in 70 countries. We specifically...Show More Summary
A 5.0-magnitude earthquake has occurred off the islands of Vanuatu in the Pacific Ocean, the US Geological Survey (USGS) reports.
(Reuters) - A magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck off the coast of Vanuatu on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
PARIS (Reuters) - A magnitude 5.2 earthquake rattled the southwestern French city of La Rochelle on Thursday in the strongest quake in mainland France since April 2014, the Central French Seismic Office said.
The U.S. Geological Survey has confirmed several moderate-sized earthquakes in Oklahoma over the course of the past 24 hours. The latest earthquake, and the biggest one recorded recently, measured 4.1 on the Richter scale and struck the region at around 10:44 a.m., local time earlier today, ABC News reports. Show More Summary
The Telegraph reports that Dayko, a four-year-old rescue dog, died Friday after days spent searching the rubble in Ecuador following last week’s 7.8 magnitude earthquake. Dayko, a white Labrador, died from “massive coronary myocardial...Show More Summary
After 7.8 magnitude earthquake, one city close to epicentre still struggling to get to grips with devastation.
On April 25, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck central Nepal -- the worst to hit the country in over 80 years. It caused widespread damage across the country, nearly destroyed entire villages, and triggered landslides and avalanches...
It is exactly one year since a massive of 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck the tiny Himalayan nation of Nepal, and the lack of rehabilitation is noticeable, especially relating mental health.
The earthquake swarm continues in northwest Arizona near the Nevada border. There were more than a dozen events during the past week, with the largest being a magnitude 2.7 yesterday (Sunday) just after noon. A magnitude 1.9 event just one minute later. Show More Summary
A shallow magnitude 3.4 earthquake was reported Monday morning a mile from McKinleyville, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 5:29 a.m. PDT at a depth of 11.8 miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was seven miles from Arcata, nine miles from Bayside, and...
DAAMGADE, Nepal (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck Nepal a year ago, 25-year-old Yama Tamang lost his farm, where he used to grow maize.
Within days of the magnitude 7.8 earthquake that nearly wiped this hilltop hamlet off the map, Raj Kumar Sahi began building a shed to shelter his family, salvaging twisted metal sheets and splintered strips of wood from the rubble of their four-room home. A year later, the shed has taken on an...
(Reuters) - A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck off the coast of Mexico on Monday, 108 km (67 miles) southwest of Suchiate in the state of Chiapas, at a depth of 10 km, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
QUITO (Reuters) - The death toll from Ecuador's devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake last week has risen to 646 people, President Rafael Correa said during a TV broadcast on Saturday.
A 5.8-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Ecuador, USGS reports.
Ecuador's popular destinations, such as the Amazon, the Andes and the Galapagos Islands, are open for tourism despite April 16's deadly magnitude 7.8 earthquake and subsequent aftershocks, the country's Ministry of Tourism announced Thursday. The tourist areas are unaffected, and the international...
(Reuters) - A powerful earthquake measuring 6.0 magnitude struck Ecuador on Thursday, as the country was still struggling to recover from a deadly quake that killed 587 people, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.
A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck Ecuador, the US Geological Survey reported.
7.8 magnitude earthquake kills over 525 people as search and rescue efforts continue in the country’s worst natural disaster in over 60 years.