Tag: Geological Survey

No tsunami warning, as powerful magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes near Coquimbo, Chile
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No tsunami warning, as powerful magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes near Coquimbo, Chile

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, strong magnitude 6.5 earthquake hit off the coast of Chile, near the coastal city ... Read More

Strong earthquake rocks El Salvador
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Strong earthquake rocks El Salvador

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

A powerful earthquake, with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6, has hit off the coast of El Salvador. The quake sent ... Read More

National Park Tourism in Hawaii are big business: $734 Million in Economic Benefit
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National Park Tourism in Hawaii are big business: $734 Million in Economic Benefit

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 4.8 million visitors to national parks in Hawaii spent $526 million ... Read More

Huge earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, no tsunami threat to Hawaii
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Huge earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, no tsunami threat to Hawaii

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Powerful, magnitude 7.5 earthquake has rattled Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands today, U.S. Geological Survey said. There were no ... Read More

Second strong earthquake strikes central Philippines on Tuesday
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Second strong earthquake strikes central Philippines on Tuesday

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

A new powerful earthquake hit the central Philippines on Tuesday, a day after a 6.1-magnitude quake rattled the country’s north ... Read More

Strong 6.3 earthquake strikes Vanuatu, no tsunami warning so far
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Strong 6.3 earthquake strikes Vanuatu, no tsunami warning so far

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

A 6.3 magnitude quake struck 64 km east of Luganville on Espiritu Santo, the largest island in Vanuatu, on Wednesday, ... Read More

Earthquake rocks western Turkey
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Earthquake rocks western Turkey

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

A moderate 5.6 magnitude earthquake shook Turkey’s western province of Denizli on Wednesday, damaging some buildings and knocking bricks and ... Read More

Strong earthquake strikes off eastern Philippines
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Strong earthquake strikes off eastern Philippines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

A 6.1 magnitude quake struck off the eastern Philippines on Friday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. There was no ... Read More

No tsunami threat after new Vanuatu earthquake
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No tsunami threat after new Vanuatu earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

An earthquake of 6.0 magnitude struck of the coast of Vanuatu in the Pacific Ocean on Friday, the US Geological ... Read More

North-west of Indonesia rocked by strong earthquake
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North-west of Indonesia rocked by strong earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 7, 2019

According to the US Geological Survey, strong magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck 107 miles north-north-west of the Maluku Islands in Indonesia. ... Read More

Tsunami Warning issued for New Caledonia and Vanuatu
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Tsunami Warning issued for New Caledonia and Vanuatu

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 19, 2017

A Pacific Tsunami warning in effect for New Caledonia and Vanutu after a 7.0 earthquake earlier. More information pasted below: ... Read More