Earthquakes Strike E Australia, Mega Heatwave Hits Middle East
Posted by feww on August 1, 2015
Only the singular deformity in Cambridge and his cabal could mislead you with sci-fi garbage…
Significant Earthquakes Strike Oz
- M5.6, 25.368°S, 154.282°E, 133km ENE of Rainbow Beach, Australia 2015-08-01 03:38:44 UTC, depth=10.0km
- M5.2, 25.391°S, 154.229°E, 127km ENE of Rainbow Beach, Australia 2015-08-01 04:46:24 UTC depth=10.0km
Heat Dome Broils Middle East
City of Bandar Mahshahr in Iran registered a heat index of 74°C (165.2°F) on Friday. The actual air temperature reached a high of 46.1°C, with a dew point temperature of 32°C at 4.30pm local time. [Ref. B. McNoldy, Uni of Miami]
Meanwhile, the heat index in the Iraqi capital Baghdad reached a high of 52°C on Thursday.
The highest heat index ever recorded was 81.1°C (178°F) in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, reached on July 8, 2003.