6.2 & 5.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hit in Sequence Espiritu Santo and Ecuador

6.2 & 5.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hit in Sequence Espiritu Santo and Ecuador

On March 20, 2019, at approximately 15:23 UTC, a magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck 48 km east, southeast of Luganville, Vanuatu. This was followed by a 5.1 magnitude quake that was 98 km from Sucúa, Morona-Santiago, Ecuador. More than 7,000 miles from the Vanuatu. The epicenter of the Vanuatu quake was located at 15.622̊ S 167.608̊ […]

Earthquake Magnitude 5.5 Hits the Philippines

Earthquake Magnitude 5.5 Hits the Philippines

Moments ago a 5.5 Magnitude earthquake hit 29km NW of Siocon, Philippines. Though the temblor was off land, it was large enough to affect people near the Zamboanga Peninsula and Siocon. According to the USGS people living near those area should expect to experience aftershocks. The Philippines borders are in nearly all zones. The Philippine […]

Earthquake Strikes Japan and Tsunami Alert Issued

Earthquake Strikes Japan and Tsunami Alert Issued

A strong earthquake struck Japan on Nov. 21, 2016, at about 20:59 UTC, also causing the issuance of a tsunami alert. The United States Geological Survey has reported that a magnitude 6.9 quake, originally reported as a level 7.3 tremor, struck near Honshu. This is on the country’s east coast. The seismic activity was geographically […]

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