Thursday, September 27, 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Earthquake Today: M5.4 New Britain region, Papua New Guinea

M5.4 Earthquake - New Britain region, Papua New Guinea
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 5.4
Date-Time
  • 20 Sep 2018 07:05:27 UTC
  • 20 Sep 2018 17:05:27 near epicenter
Location 6.501S 152.662E
Depth 10 km
Distances
  • 241.7 km (149.9 mi) S of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
  • 298.5 km (185.1 mi) ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
  • 322.7 km (200.1 mi) W of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
  • 480.2 km (297.7 mi) SSE of Kavieng, Papua New Guinea
  • 486.6 km (301.7 mi) NNE of Alotau, Papua New Guinea
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 7.9 km; Vertical 1.9 km
Parameters Nph = 117; Dmin = 261.0 km; Rmss = 0.43 seconds; Gp = 47°
Version =
Event ID us 2000hhg1
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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Live Video: Hurricane Florence Latest News and Path

Below is live streaming news video coverage of Hurricane Florence as it heads towards North and South Carolina.

Sunday, September 9, 2018

Earthquake Today: M6.5 - Solomon Islands

M6.5 Earthquake - Solomon Islands
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 6.5
Date-Time
  • 9 Sep 2018 19:31:37 UTC
  • 10 Sep 2018 06:31:37 near epicenter 
Location 10.040S 161.485E
Depth 83 km
Distances
  • 66.1 km (41.0 mi) NW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands
  • 181.3 km (112.4 mi) ESE of Honiara, Solomon Islands
  • 776.5 km (481.4 mi) ESE of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
  • 864.4 km (535.9 mi) NW of Luganville, Vanuatu
  • 1126.8 km (698.6 mi) NW of Port-Vila, Vanuatu
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 8.3 km; Vertical 5.8 km
Parameters Nph = 99; Dmin = 181.1 km; Rmss = 0.92 seconds; Gp = 39°
Version =
Event ID us 2000hbk9
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Saturday, September 8, 2018

Hurricane / Tropical Storm Florence Projected Path Predicted Track

Below is the projected/predicted path/track of Tropical Storm Florence (Scroll down page for latest image!), the storm is expected to become a major hurricane on it's way to the US.

Earthquake Today: M6.1 - Mindanao, Philippines

M6.1 Earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 6.1
Date-Time
  • 8 Sep 2018 07:16:50 UTC
  • 8 Sep 2018 15:16:50 near epicenter
Location 7.240N 126.462E
Depth 10 km
Distances
  • 9.1 km (5.6 mi) WNW of Manay, Philippines
  • 38.5 km (23.9 mi) SSW of Baganga, Philippines
  • 41.6 km (25.8 mi) NE of Mati, Philippines
  • 58.5 km (36.3 mi) ESE of San Mariano, Philippines
  • 95.6 km (59.2 mi) E of Davao, Philippines
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 5.3 km; Vertical 0.9 km
Parameters Nph = 148; Dmin = 99.1 km; Rmss = 1.18 seconds; Gp = 30°
Version =
Event ID us 2000haxi
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Friday, September 7, 2018

Earthquake Today: M5.0 - Lombok region, Indonesia

M5.0 Earthquake - Lombok region, Indonesia
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 5.0
Date-Time
  • 7 Sep 2018 17:14:37 UTC
  • 8 Sep 2018 01:14:37 near epicenter
Location 8.418S 116.636E
Depth 12 km
Distances
  • 7.1 km (4.4 mi) SW of Sambelia, Indonesia
  • 9.6 km (6.0 mi) NNW of Labuan Lombok, Indonesia
  • 51.2 km (31.8 mi) NE of Praya, Indonesia
  • 60.0 km (37.2 mi) ENE of Mataram, Indonesia
  • 70.6 km (43.7 mi) ENE of Lembar, Indonesia
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 7.0 km; Vertical 3.7 km
Parameters Nph = 110; Dmin = 273.2 km; Rmss = 1.09 seconds; Gp = 62°
Version =
Event ID us 2000hahx
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Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Earthquake Today: M4.8 - Chile-Argentina border region

M4.8 Earthquake - Chile-Argentina border region
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 4.8
Date-Time
  • 5 Sep 2018 20:16:41 UTC
  • 5 Sep 2018 16:16:41 near epicenter 
Location 34.442S 70.514W
Depth 112 km
Distances
  • 31.5 km (19.6 mi) SSE of Machal�, Chile
  • 31.9 km (19.8 mi) E of Rengo, Chile
  • 36.8 km (22.8 mi) SE of Rancagua, Chile
  • 45.9 km (28.4 mi) SSE of Graneros, Chile
  • 51.8 km (32.1 mi) E of San Vicente de Tagua Tagua, Chile
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 5.3 km; Vertical 4.4 km
Parameters Nph = 80; Dmin = 45.9 km; Rmss = 0.64 seconds; Gp = 36°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h8y2
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Earthquake Today: M6.6 - Hokkaido, Japan region

M6.6 Earthquake - Hokkaido, Japan region
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 6.6
Date-Time
  • 5 Sep 2018 18:07:59 UTC
  • 6 Sep 2018 03:07:59 near epicenter
Location 42.708N 141.932E
Depth 31 km
Distances
  • 26.1 km (16.2 mi) ESE of Chitose, Japan
  • 28.1 km (17.4 mi) ENE of Tomakomai, Japan
  • 42.2 km (26.1 mi) SE of Kitahiroshima, Japan
  • 50.9 km (31.5 mi) ENE of Shiraoi, Japan
  • 62.1 km (38.5 mi) SE of Sapporo, Japan
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 6.3 km; Vertical 3.4 km
Parameters Nph = 140; Dmin = 165.7 km; Rmss = 0.84 seconds; Gp = 27°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h8ty
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Earthquake Today: M5.5 - south of Tonga

Preliminary Report
Magnitude 5.5
Date-Time
  • 5 Sep 2018 16:05:46 UTC
  • 6 Sep 2018 04:05:46 near epicenter
Location 24.003S 174.801W
Depth 10 km
Distances
  • 296.0 km (183.5 mi) S of �Ohonua, Tonga
  • 319.8 km (198.3 mi) S of Nuku�alofa, Tonga
  • 955.8 km (592.6 mi) SE of Suva, Fiji
  • 1036.0 km (642.3 mi) SE of Labasa, Fiji
  • 1061.0 km (657.8 mi) SE of Nadi, Fiji
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 7.9 km; Vertical 1.6 km
Parameters Nph = 79; Dmin = 658.6 km; Rmss = 1.42 seconds; Gp = 35°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h8ry
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Earthquake Today: M4.2 - Ural Mountains region, Russia

Preliminary Report
Magnitude 4.2
Date-Time
  • 5 Sep 2018 07:27:16 UTC
  • 5 Sep 2018 13:27:16 near epicenter
  • 5 Sep 2018 07:27:16 standard time in your timezone
Location 54.703N 58.075E
Depth 10 km
Distances
  • 9.6 km (5.9 mi) SW of Katav-Ivanovsk, Russia
  • 26.8 km (16.6 mi) SSW of Ust�-Katav, Russia
  • 27.7 km (17.2 mi) WSW of Tr�khgornyy, Russia
  • 28.6 km (17.7 mi) SW of Yuryuzan�, Russia
  • 135.8 km (84.2 mi) E of Ufa, Russia
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 6.7 km; Vertical 2.0 km
Parameters Nph = 33; Dmin = 194.8 km; Rmss = 1.11 seconds; Gp = 73°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h8l7
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Sunday, September 2, 2018

Earthquake Today: M4.4 Earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico

M4.4 Earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 4.4
Date-Time
  • 2 Sep 2018 21:35:41 UTC
  • 2 Sep 2018 16:35:41 near epicenter
Location 16.605N 95.051W
Depth 38 km
Distances
  • 7.5 km (4.6 mi) NE of Ixtepec, Mexico
  • 19.0 km (11.8 mi) N of Juchit�n de Zaragoza, Mexico
  • 27.8 km (17.2 mi) WNW of Uni�n Hidalgo, Mexico
  • 30.4 km (18.8 mi) S of Mat�as Romero, Mexico
  • 185.4 km (115.0 mi) ESE of Oaxaca, Mexico
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 11.0 km; Vertical 12.6 km
Parameters Nph = 45; Dmin = 312.9 km; Rmss = 0.85 seconds; Gp = 147°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h6yc
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Earthquake Today M4.6 New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

M4.6 Earthquake - New Guinea, Papua New Guinea
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 4.6
Date-Time
  • 2 Sep 2018 13:14:37 UTC
  • 2 Sep 2018 23:14:37 near epicenter
Location 6.144S 142.388E
Depth 32 km
Distances
  • 66.2 km (41.1 mi) WSW of Tari, Papua New Guinea
  • 121.5 km (75.3 mi) E of Kiunga, Papua New Guinea
  • 140.4 km (87.1 mi) W of Mendi, Papua New Guinea
  • 206.5 km (128.0 mi) W of Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea
  • 318.4 km (197.4 mi) SSW of Wewak, Papua New Guinea
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 8.8 km; Vertical 5.7 km
Parameters Nph = 20; Dmin = 637.3 km; Rmss = 1.03 seconds; Gp = 74°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h6ux
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Earthquake M4.7 Near the coast of Coquimbo, Chile

M4.7 Earthquake - Near the coast of Coquimbo, Chile
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 4.7
Date-Time
  • 2 Sep 2018 11:04:11 UTC
  • 2 Sep 2018 08:04:11 near epicenter
Location 29.366S 71.490W
Depth 35 km
Distances
  • 64.1 km (39.8 mi) NNW of La Serena, Chile
  • 66.7 km (41.4 mi) NNW of Coquimbo, Chile
  • 105.7 km (65.5 mi) NW of Vicu�a, Chile
  • 112.9 km (70.0 mi) SW of Vallenar, Chile
  • 139.8 km (86.7 mi) NNW of Ovalle, Chile
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 5.2 km; Vertical 2.0 km
Parameters Nph = 68; Dmin = 65.8 km; Rmss = 1.40 seconds; Gp = 92°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h6u9
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Saturday, September 1, 2018

M4.4 Earthquake - Banda Sea

M4.4 Earthquake - Banda Sea
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 4.4
Date-Time
  • 1 Sep 2018 16:54:36 UTC
  • 2 Sep 2018 01:54:36 near epicenter

Location 6.245S 128.607E
Depth 336 km
Distances
  • 229.0 km (142.0 mi) NNE of Tiakur, Indonesia
  • 285.8 km (177.2 mi) S of Ambon, Indonesia
  • 307.6 km (190.7 mi) NE of Lospalos, East Timor
  • 323.1 km (200.3 mi) S of Amahai, Indonesia
  • 341.9 km (212.0 mi) NE of Baucau, East Timor
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 5.7 km; Vertical 8.5 km
Parameters Nph = 62; Dmin = 353.6 km; Rmss = 0.65 seconds; Gp = 38°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h6jf
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#Earthquake M5.6 Bonin Islands, Japan region

M5.6 Earthquake - Bonin Islands, Japan region
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 5.6
Date-Time
  • 1 Sep 2018 15:43:02 UTC
  • 2 Sep 2018 00:43:02 near epicenter
  • 1 Sep 2018 15:43:02 standard time in your timezone
Location 27.924N 139.943E
Depth 455 km
Distances
  • 241.4 km (149.7 mi) WNW of Ogasawara, Japan
  • 747.0 km (463.2 mi) SSE of Shing?, Japan
  • 754.7 km (467.9 mi) S of Shimoda, Japan
  • 758.6 km (470.3 mi) SSE of ?yama, Japan
  • 796.6 km (493.9 mi) S of Shizuoka, Japan
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 8.4 km; Vertical 6.3 km
Parameters Nph = 106; Dmin = 239.5 km; Rmss = 0.81 seconds; Gp = 39°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h6i8
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M4.9 #Earthquake - Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska




M4.9 Earthquake - Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska

Preliminary Report
Magnitude 4.9
Date-Time
  • 1 Sep 2018 14:23:26 UTC
  • 1 Sep 2018 05:23:26 near epicenter
  • 1 Sep 2018 14:23:26 standard time in your timezone
Location 51.615N 177.772W
Depth 46 km
Distances
  • 83.7 km (51.9 mi) WSW of Adak, Alaska
  • 1486.3 km (921.5 mi) S of Anadyr, Russia
  • 1490.3 km (924.0 mi) ESE of Klyuchi, Russia
  • 1607.8 km (996.8 mi) ESE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia
  • 1624.8 km (1007.4 mi) ESE of Yelizovo, Russia
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 9.9 km; Vertical 9.2 km
Parameters Nph = 43; Dmin = 50.3 km; Rmss = 0.79 seconds; Gp = 177°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h6hg
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#Earthquake M4.5 - Flores Sea


M4.5 Earthquake - Flores Sea
Preliminary Report
Magnitude 4.5
Date-Time
  • 1 Sep 2018 13:10:01 UTC
  • 1 Sep 2018 21:10:01 near epicenter
  • 1 Sep 2018 13:10:01 standard time in your timezone
Location 7.897S 119.970E
Depth 235 km
Distances
  • 53.4 km (33.1 mi) NNW of Kampungbajo, Indonesia
  • 66.9 km (41.5 mi) N of Labuan Bajo, Indonesia
  • 96.0 km (59.5 mi) NW of Ruteng, Indonesia
  • 150.5 km (93.3 mi) ENE of Bima, Indonesia
  • 309.7 km (192.0 mi) S of Makassar, Indonesia
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 5.7 km; Vertical 9.1 km
Parameters Nph = 33; Dmin = 262.5 km; Rmss = 0.57 seconds; Gp = 59°
Version =
Event ID us 2000h6gw
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