El Salvador Struck by 5.6 Earthquake

El Salvador Struck by 5.6 Earthquake

El Salvador was struck by a 5.6 magnitude earthquake at 12:01 UTC on Tuesday morning. The quake hit offshore with a depth of 10 kilometers. It appears that 18,000 people live in the area where the earthquake was felt. The quake hit 110 kilometers S. of La Libertad, El Salvador. Global Disaster Alert and Coordination […]

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 […]