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21 January, 2018 5:07 AM Magnitude 6.3 quake jolts northern Chile

The temblor, which was deep at 110 kilometres, struck at 10:06 p.m. local time on Saturday, epicentred at Tarapaca The US Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.3 earthquake has struck northern Chile. The quake, which was deep at 110 kilometres, struck at 10:06 p.m. local time on Saturday. The epicentre in Tarapaca was 76 kilometres east of the city of Putre 30

14 January, 2018 11:04 AM Strong earthquake hits coast of southern Peru, no damage reported

A strong earthquake struck the coast of southern Peru on Sunday morning. Lima: A strong earthquake struck the coast of southern Peru on Sunday morning, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. The quake hit at 0918 GMT at a depth of around 10 km (6 miles), according to the USGS. There were no initial reports of damage and no tsunami warning was issued by Peruvian 41

12 January, 2018 1:17 AM Strong 6.0 quake hits central Myanmar: USGS

YANGON: A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 hit a remote region of central Myanmar early on Friday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. The shallow quake struck at a depth of 10 km (six miles) some 40 km (24 miles) west of the town of Phyu and 176 km (110 miles) northwest of Yangon. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries, said Phyu regional 54

7 January, 2018 6:31 AM 5.1-magnitude quake strikes Iran region, at least 21 injured

TEHRAN: At least 21 people were injured in a 5.1-magnitude earthquake that jolted Sar Pol Zahab city in Iran`s western province of Kermanshah on Saturday, Iran's Seismological Center reported. The epicentre, with a depth of eight kilometres, was initially determined to be at 34.458 degrees north latitude and 45.791 degrees east longitude, Xinhua reported 39

16 December, 2017 7:27 AM Multiple Quakes Jolt Indonesia, Tsunami Alert Issued

Jakarta: Multiple quakes have jolted Indonesia's West Java province prompting authorities to issue a tsunami alert, disaster management officials said on Saturday. The initial earthquake measuring 4.5-magnitude occurred in Sukabumi, 48 km southwest of West Java city, at 11.04pm on Friday, at a depth of 50 km, reports Xinhua news agency. A second earthquake 21

9 December, 2017 2:02 PM Magnitude 4.7 earthquake jolts Ladakh region in J&K

No report of casualty or damage has come from anywhere so far. JAMMU: A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale hit Ladakh at 4:13 on Saturday evening. The report of today's earthquake comes days after another moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter Scale hit the Ladakh region on December 7. The tremors were also felt across 47

8 December, 2017 5:36 AM Memories of 2015 disaster: Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 hit Nepal

NEW DELHI: A strong intensity earthquake on Friday morning hit South Asia's landlocked central Himalayan country Nepal. The quake, that had a depth of 10 km, was estimated to measure 5.0 on the Richter scale. The tremors were felt at around 8:21 am. In April 2015, a massive quake hit the country killing nearly 9,000 people and injuring another 22,000. The earthquake 43

7 December, 2017 9:51 AM Earthquake of 5.4 magnitude hits Ladakh

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter Scale hit Jammu and Kashmir’s Ladakh region in the early hours of today, MeT officials said here. The epicentre of the quake was near the India-China border in the Ladakh region, officials said. “The earthquake of 5.4 magnitude on the Richter Scale was recorded at 4:59 am today. The epicentre 23

1 December, 2017 4:30 AM Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 strikes off northeast Papua New Guinea

A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.0 struck the northeast coast of the Pacific Ocean nation of Papua New Guinea on Thursday, the United States Geographical Survey (USGS) said. The quake hit at 02:50 GMT at a depth of around 53 km (37 miles), according to USGS. No tsunami warning was immediately issued. Quakes are common in Papua New Guinea, which sits on the Pacifics 33

18 November, 2017 2:43 AM 6.4-magnitude quake strikes Arunachal Pradesh

NEW DELHI: An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale struck Arunachal Pradesh early on Saturday, media reports said. The tremor occurred around 4 am and its epicenter was located in Tibet's Nyingchi Prefecture, which is close to Arunachal. The strong quake was followed by a magnitude 5 tremor around the same place in Tibet. The first quake struck 46