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‘Ground trembling’ Air Force scrambled to Yellowstone after terrifying 7.3 magnitude quake

The first US national park is home to the Yellowstone caldera – a supervolcano that gets its name due to its capability to cause...

New Zealand earthquake: 'Totally destructive' magnitude eight tremor 'expected soon'

The Alpine Fault runs right through the heart of New Zealand's glacier county on the country's south island. The fault line is where the...

China earthquake: Powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake strikes near Hotan in Xinjiang

The quake was picked up by seismologists at the US Geological Survey (USGS). It is thought to have had a depth of 10.0km. The...

Mexico earthquake: Massive 7.7 magnitude quake strikes – urgent tsunami warning issued

A tsunami warning has also been issued for Mexico Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala following the quake.Authorities have warned coastal Tsunami waves could be...

Iran earthquake: Massive magnitude 5.7 quake hits Fars Province – Latest updates

A powerful earthquake rocked an area located 22 km from the city of Beyram at 21:48 local time, (18:18 GMT), in Iran's Fars Province....

Gianna, 13, & Kobe Bryant ‘Knew Dangers’ & ‘Assumed Magnitude Of Risks,’ Helicopter Co. Argues In Docs

Island Express Helicopters — which owns the aircraft that crashed and killed Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and 7 others on Jan. 26 —...

Japan earthquake: Huge 5.8 magnitude quake rocks east coast of Honshu

The quake hit near the east coast of Honshu at 23.58 UTC on Sunday. The earthquake was reported to have a depth of 80km....

Indonesia earthquake: 6.9 magnitude quake hits Indonesia – Is there a tsunami warning?

Is there a tsunami warning in Indonesia? According to the US-based tsunami.gov there is not currently a tsunami warning for Indonesia.  They registered the earthquake, but have...

Puerto Rico earthquake: 5.5 magnitude quake rocks Caribbean – is there a tsunami warning?

Is there a tsunami warning for Puerto Rico?  The 5.5 magnitude is one of several tremors which rocked Puerto Rico today, the most recent of...

Big one warning: Experts reveal chances of major magnitude 9 earthquake hitting US

The Pacific Northwest sits on top of the Cascadia subduction zone, and experts believe the fault could one day unleash a monstrous earthquake registering...

Earthquakes today MAPPED: Magnitude 4.2 earthquake strikes Kilauea volcano

Kilauea famously blew its top in 2018, spewing out lava over approximately 13.7 miles of land on Big Island from May to September. Authorities estimate...

WATCH as a terrifying 6.7 magnitude earthquake rocks Turkey leaving buildings flattened

The earthquake has affected Turkey, Syria, Georgia, and Armenia. The magnitude of the earthquake has been reported between 6.7 and 6.9. The epicentre of the earthquake...

Mexico earthquake: Enormous 6.three magnitude quake strikes – ‘seismic waves’ felt in Canada

The quake struck at 10.27pm native time (4.27am GMT) at an approximate depth of 11km (6.Eight miles). Furthermore, such was the energy of the...

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