5.2 Earthquake Strikes N. Of Tocopilla, Chile

5.2 Earthquake Strikes N. Of Tocopilla, Chile

A 5.2 magnitude earthquake struck 53 miles near Tocopilla in Chile. The earthquake, which hit on Monday, had a depth location of 72.34 kilometers below the earths surface. The U.S. Geological Survey detected the quake at 6:52 local time. Reports are of Chile say that three people claim that they felt the temblor. An earthquake […]

Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Strikes Off Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia

Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Strikes Off Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia

A 6.1 magnitude earthquake has just struck off Bitung, Indonesia according to the U.S Geological Survey. The epicenter, with a depth of 37.44km (23 miles), was initially determined to be at least 1.7 degrees north latitude and 126.4 east longitude. This the second large quake to hit the island this weekend as a shallower 5.4 […]

Earthquake: 5.4 Quake Hits Poso, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

Earthquake: 5.4 Quake Hits Poso, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

A 5.4 Earthquake just hit Peso, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. The earthquake hit 30km NNW of Pendolo, Indonesia with a depth of 10.0km. Though the quake was shallow, with a depth of only 10.0km it still packed a punch. The U.S. Geological Survey reports that the earthquakes depth was approximately 6.2 miles. The EMSC said it […]