It would give residents up to 60 seconds’ notice There’s a 99.7 percent chance that, in the next 30 years, an earthquake as big—or bigger—as the deadly Northridge quake will strike Los Angeles again. Those odds pushed the city of Los...Show More Summary
Huge earthquakes are not significantly influenced by the moon, a new study says. The study, conducted by U.S. Geological Survey seismologist Susan Hough, looked at earthquakes of magnitude 8 or greater over the past four centuries. And a review of more than 200 earthquakes demonstrated that there...
There is an enduring myth that large earthquakes tend to happen during certain phases of the Moon or at certain times during the year. But a new analysis published in Seismological Research Letters confirms that this bit of earthquake lore is incorrect.
Frank Hoogerbeets an astrologer based on the Netherlands warned U.S. residents living on the West Coast to prepare for a Magnitude 9 earthquake. Hoogerbeets claimed that a rare planetary alignment will occur between February 21 and March 7. Show More Summary
The seer Michel de Nostredame, better known as Nostradamus, remains famous over four hundred years after his death mostly for a book he wrote titled “Les Propheties” in 1555. The said book is a collection of one thousand quatrains (four-line rhyming verses) which are said to predict the future. Show More Summary
ATHENS (Reuters) - An earthquake that rattled Greece on Monday night was felt in the capital Athens, a Reuters reporter said.
The crater of a rumbling Philippine volcano was glowing bright red Monday, with vulcanologists warning it could erupt within days, sending thousands fleeing from their homes. Volcanic earthquakes and rockfalls have shaken the summit of Mayon over the last 24 hours, after a number of steam-driven eruptions, scientists said. Show More Summary
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At least one death and dozens of injuries have been confirmed.
A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck off the coast of southern Peru early Sunday morning, leaving at least one dead and injuring dozens of others, authorities said. Read more...
An earthquake struck the southern coast of Peru on Sunday morning.
A "strong magnitude 7.1 earthquake" has struck the southern coast of Peru, leaving at least one dead, several missing, and dozens injured. More »
The powerful earthquake struck off Peru's coast
A powerful earthquake struck off Peru's coast early Sunday, tumbling adobe homes in small, rural towns, killing at least one person and leaving dozens injured, officials said. The earthquake destroyed...
A shallow magnitude 3.8 earthquake was reported Sunday morning seven miles from Ash Hill in San Bernardino County, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 11:56 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 2.5 miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was 46 miles from Twentynine...
The powerful earthquake struck 26 miles off of Peru's coast.
LIMA (Reuters) - A strong magnitude-7.1 earthquake struck the coast of southern Peru on Sunday morning, killing one person, injuring scores and causing homes and roads to collapse.
A massive magnitude 7.1 earthquake was reported off the coast of southern Peru on Sunday morning resulting in the death of at least one person and injuring several others. According to ABS-CBN News, the earthquake, one of the strongest to hit the country in recent times, also resulted in the destruction of homes and roads. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - A magnitude-5.1 earthquake hit the Philippines on Sunday, about 40 miles west-southwest of Batangas, the U.S. Geological Survey said.