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Another Strong Quake Strikes NE Coast of Honshu, Japan

Posted by feww on February 21, 2015

M6.0 quake occurs E of Iwate, Japan

Centered at 39.846°N, 143.456°E the quake occurred about 130km E of Miyako (568km NE of Tokyo, Japan) at a depth of 10.0km, said USGS/EHP.

At least three significant foreshocks, measuring 4.8Mw, 4.9Mw and 4.7Mw, preceded the event.

EQ Details
Magnitude: 6.0Mw
Location: 39.846°N 143.456°E Depth=10.0 km
Event Time: 2015-02-21 at 10:13:54 UTC
Tsunami Evaluation: NO tsunami threat.

Other Significant Quakes in Japan Region Today
M5.3 about 50km SSE of Shizunai, Japan
Location: 41.939°N, 142.664°E
Depth: 57.2 km
Time: 2015-02-20 at 19:28:27 UTC

FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecasts for California and Japan

FIRE-EARTH Science Team has suspended its research on California seismicity to protest Internet censorship, Google’s manipulation of information, theft of FIRE-EARTH intellectual property and other reasons, as stated earlier on the blog.

The Team has suspended its research also on Japan seismicity due to the resurgence of militarism in that country and other reasons that have been stated previously.

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Strong Earthquake Strikes East of Iwate, Japan

Posted by feww on February 20, 2015

M 6.3 strikes 140km E of Miyako, Japan

Centered at 39.85°N, 143.57°E the quake occurred at a depth of 13.5km, said USGS/EHP.

The event, precede by a foreshock measuring 4.3Mw, was the third significant earthquake to strike the region since February 17.

EQ Details
Magnitude: 6.3Mw
Location: 39.847°N, 143.569°E
Depth: 13.5 km
Time: 2015-02-20 04:25:24 UTC

Tsunami Evaluation: NO tsunami threat.

FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecasts for California and Japan

FIRE-EARTH Science Team has suspended its research on California seismicity to protest Internet censorship, Google’s manipulation of information, theft of FIRE-EARTH intellectual property and other reasons, as stated earlier on the blog.

The Team has suspended its research also on Japan seismicity due to the resurgence of militarism in that country and other reasons that have also been stated previously.

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Strong Earthquake Rattles Vanuatu

Posted by feww on February 19, 2015

M6.4 strikes 83km ESE of Lakatoro, Vanuatu

Centered at 16.44°S, 168.12°E the quake occurred at a depth of 10.0km, reported USGS/EHP.

The event was followed by at least one significant aftershock, measuring 5.1Mw, as of posting.

More aftershocks could follow.

Earthquake Details
Magnitude: 6.4Mw
Location: 16.440°S, 168.119°E depth=10.0 km
Event Time: 2015-02-19 13:18:32 (UTC)
Nearby Cities:

  • 83km (52mi) ESE of Lakatoro, Vanuatu
  • 143km (89mi) SE of Luganville, Vanuatu
  • 144km (89mi) N of Port-Vila, Vanuatu
  • 503km (313mi) N of We, New Caledonia

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M4.4 Quake Strikes NE of Mt Rainier

Posted by feww on February 18, 2015

Earthquake occurs in the Cascade Range

Centered at47.247°N, 120.723°W, about 85km NE of Mount Rainier, the quake occurred at a depth of 5.3km, said USGS/EHP.

EQ Details
Magnitude: 4.4Mw
Location: 47.247°N, 120.723°W
Depth: 5.3km
Event Time: 2015-02-18 09:04:11 (UTC)
Nearby Cities

  • 17km (11mi) ENE of Cle Elum, Washington
  • 30km (19mi) NNW of Ellensburg, Washington
  • 36km (22mi) WSW of Wenatchee, Washington
  • 120km ESE of Seattle, Washington [FEWW]
  • 125km East of Tacoma, Washington [FEWW]
  • 166km (103mi) E of Olympia, Washington

NOTICE of Suspension of Research on Seismicity in US-WA

As of January 23, 2015, FIRE-EARTH Science Team has suspended its research on geophysical activity in the state of Washington until further notice.

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Strong Earthquake Strikes near Kuji, Japan

Posted by feww on February 17, 2015

M5.7 quake strikes 8km east of Kuji,Iwate Pref., Japan

Centered at 40.1N, 142.1E the quake struck at a depth of about 50km, said Japan’s weather agency.

The quake measured up to ‘Upper 5′ on Japan’s seismicity scale of 1 to 7, and was followed by at least two aftershocks, as of posting.

EQ Details [USGS/EHP]
Magnitude: 5.8Mw
Time: 2015-02-17 04:46:38 UTC
Location: 40.178°N 141.891°E
Depth: 40.4 km

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Powerful Earthquake Strikes East Coast of Japan

Posted by feww on February 17, 2015

Magnitude 6.9 quake strikes ENE of Miyako, Japan

Centered at 39.9N, 144.5E the quake occurred at a depth of 10km, said Japan’s weather agency.

EQ Details
Magnitude: 6.9Mw
Occurred at 08:06JST 17 February 2015
Location: 39.9N, 144.5E
Depth: 10km
Region: Sanriku Oki
Approximate Distances:

  • 80km ENE of Miyako, Japan
  • 530km NNE of Tokyo

Tsunami Evaluation: Tsunami warnings and advisories were issued, but they have been cancelled, as of posting.

Aftershocks: At least 4 significant aftershocks have occurred, as of posting.

FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecasts for California and Japan

FIRE-EARTH Science Team has suspended its research on California seismicity to protest Internet censorship, Google’s manipulation of information, theft of FIRE-EARTH intellectual property and other reasons, as stated earlier on the blog.

The Team has suspended its research also on Japan seismicity due to the resurgence of militarism in that country and other reasons that have also been stated previously.

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Earthquakes Strike Nevada, Taiwan, Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Posted by feww on February 14, 2015

M4.7 Quake, aftershocks rattle Nevada

Centered at 37.145°N, 117.259°W the quake occurred at a depth of 18.1km, said USGS/EHP.

Other U.S. earthquakes:

  • M4.6, 38km NE of Noatak, Alaska 2015-02-14 12:18:25UTC depth = 31.0km
  • M2.8, 52km WNW of Beatty, Nevada 2015-02-14 04:53:29UTC, depth = 13.3 km
  • M2.5, 52km WNW of Beatty, Nevada 2015-02-14 04:48:33UTC,  depth = 14.9km
  • M2.7, 8km NE of Desert Hot Springs, California 2015-02-14 04:25:15UTC, depth = 0.6 km
  • M3.0, 52km WNW of Beatty, Nevada 2015-02-14 03:34:0UTC, depth = 17.7 km
  • M3.2, 52km WNW of Beatty, Nevada 2015-02-14 02:16:36UTC, depth = 14.7 km
  • M2.6, 5km WNW of Freeland, Washington 2015-02-13 19:02:42UTC, depth = 59.5 km
  • M3.8, 9km S of Caldwell, Kansas 2015-02-13 17:42:40UTC, depth = 7.0 km
  • M2.8, 22km SE of Challis, Idaho 2015-02-13 13:37:19UTC, depth = 13.2 km

M7.1  Strikes  Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Event Time: 2015-02-13 18:59:12 (UTC)
Location: 52.669°N, 31.924°W; depth = 13.8 km

Aftershocks:

  •  M4.7, Reykjanes Ridge 2015-02-13 21:25:18 UTC 10.0 km
  • M5.2, Reykjanes Ridge 2015-02-13 19:33:10 UTC 14.2 km

Foreshocks:

  •  M4.9, Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge 2015-02-13 18:58:06 UTC
  • M5.3, Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge 2015-02-13 18:48:16 UTC 10.0 km

M 6.2 – 30km ESE of Taitung City, Taiwan

  • Time: 2015-02-13 @ 20:06:31UTC
  • Location:22.647°N, 121.413°E; depth = 24.6 km

 

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Shallow Quake Strikes Baja California, Mexico

Posted by feww on February 9, 2015

SEISMIC HAZARDS
HEIGHTENED GLOBAL SEISMICITY
SCENARIOS 700, [500,] 08, 07, 02
.

M4.9 shallow quake occurs near Gulf of California, Mexico

Centered at 31.526°N, 115.665°W the quake occurred at a depth of 1.9km, said USGS/EHP.

EQ Details
Magnitude: 4.9Mw
Location: 31.526°N 115.665°W
Depth: 1.9km
Event Time: 2015-02-09 01:45:02 (UTC)
Nearby Cities

  • 84km (52mi) NNE of Camalu, Mexico
  • 88km (55mi) ESE of Maneadero, Mexico
  • 399km (248mi) WSW of Phoenix, Arizona

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Earthquake Strikes near Cherokee, Oklahoma

Posted by feww on February 5, 2015

SEISMIC HAZARDS
HEIGHTENED U-S SEISMICITY
SCENARIOS 700, [500,] 08, 07, 02
.

M4.3 quake occurs NNE of Great Salt Plains Lake, OK

Centered at 36.792°N, 98.270°W, the quake occurred at a depth of 5.0km, said USGS/EHP.

At least 7 other quakes, measuring 2.5Mw or greater, have occurred across the state in the past 24 hours.

EQ Details
Magnitude: 4.3Mw
Location: 36.792°N, 98.270°W
Depth: 5.0km
Event Time: 2015-02-05 at 15:08:41 (UTC)
Nearby Cities:

  • 8km (5mi) ENE of Cherokee, Oklahoma
  • 56km (35mi) NW of Enid, Oklahoma
  • 161km (100mi) NNW of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Earthquakes Strike near Nikolski, Alaska

Posted by feww on February 3, 2015

M5.6 quake and two aftershocks strike near Nikolski, Alaska

A magnitude 5.6 quake, centered at52.332°N, 168.632°W, occurred at a depth of 16.5km about 69km (43mi) SSE of Nikolski, Alaska, according to USGA/EHP.

The quake was followed by at least two significant aftershocks as follows:

  • M4.5, 55km NW of Nikolski, Alaska on 2015-02-03 at 07:27:29UTC depth = 22.4km
  • M5.3, 71km S of Nikolski, Alaska on 2015-02-03 at 07:27:26UTC depth = 44.9km

Tsunami Evaluation
NO destructive tsunami reported as a result of the above earthquakes.

Mount Vsevidof

The highest point on Umnak Island, an eastern Aleutian Island, the stratovolcano last erupted on March 11, 1957, triggered by an earthquake that occurred nearby two days earlier.

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Rare Earthquake Strikes Switzerland

Posted by feww on February 1, 2015

SEISMIC HAZARDS
HEIGHTENED GLOBAL SEISMICITY
SCENARIOS 700, [500,] 08, 07, 02
.

M3.2 Quake Strikes Switzerland

Centered at 7.11°E, 47.19°N the quake struck about 120km NW of Meyrin (Canton of Geneva), the nearest Swiss town to the main site of the CERN particle physics laboratory.

EQ Details
Time: 2015-01-31 21:54:01.2 UTC
Magnitude: 3.2 ML
Epicenter: 7.11°E, 47.19°N
Depth: 3 km
Status: M – manually revised
SOURCE: GEOFON Extended Virtual Network (GEVN)

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Earthquake Rattles Rutland in East Midlands, England

Posted by feww on January 29, 2015

SEISMIC HAZARDS
HEIGHTENED GLOBAL SEISMICITY
SCENARIOS 700, [500,] 08, 07, 02
.

English village shaken by magnitude 3.8 earthquake

England’s East Midlands village of Cottesmore in Rutland county was shaken by an earthquake measuring 3.8Mw.

Centered at 52.713°N, 0.667°W the quake struck at a depth of 13.3km, said USGS/EHP.

EQ Details

Magnitude: 3.8Mw
Event Time: 2015-01-28 @ 22:25:52UTC
Nearby Cities

  • 0km (0mi) WSW of Cottesmore, United Kingdom
  • 6km (4mi) NE of Oakham, United Kingdom
  • 7km (4mi) SE of Wymondham, United Kingdom
  • 14km (9mi) WNW of Stamford, United Kingdom
  • 139km (86mi) NNW of London, United Kingdom

The quake was the second to strike England since Tuesday. The first event, measuring 2.9Mw, was centered at 51.072°N, 1.299°W and struck at a depth of 3km, about 1km ENE of the Winchester [population: ~ 120,000,] the county town of Hampshire and home to Winchester Cathedral, one of the largest cathedrals in Europe.

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M5.7 Quake Strikes off California Coast

Posted by feww on January 29, 2015

SEISMIC HAZARDS
HEIGHTENED SEISMICITY IN CALIFORNIA
SCENARIOS 700, [500,] 08, 07, 02
.

Significant earthquake occurs SW of Ferndale, Calif.

Centered at 40.318°N, 124.607°W the quake struck at a depth of 17.2km, USGS/EHP reported.

At least 25 aftershocks of all magnitudes have followed, striking within a 25km radius of the event, as of posting.

EQ Details
Magnitude: 5.7Mw
Event Time: 2015-01-28 at 21:08:53 UTC
Nearby Cities:

  • 40km (25mi) SW of Ferndale, California
  • 65km (40mi) SW of Eureka, California
  • 330km (205mi) NW of Sacramento, California

Tsunami Evaluation
There was NO tsunami threat associated with this event, said NWS National Tsunami Center in Palmer, Alaska.

FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecasts for California

FIRE-EARTH Science Team has suspended its research on California seismicity to protest Internet censorship, Google’s manipulation of information, theft of FIRE-EARTH intellectual property and additional reasons, as stated earlier on the blog.

The Team has suspended its research also on Japan seismicity due to the resurgence of militarism in that country and additional reasons that have been stated previously.

Recent Earthquakes – U.S. West

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Suspending Research on Seismicity in Washington State

Posted by feww on January 23, 2015

  • CJ Members
  • Public Notice

FIRE-EARTH Science Team has resolved to suspend its research on geophysical activity in the state of Washington until further notice.

 

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Strong Quake Jolts Port-Vila, Vanuatu

Posted by feww on January 23, 2015

M6.8 quake strikes NNE of Port-Vila, Vanuatu

Centered at 17.00°S, 168.53°E the quake occurred at a depth of 218.5km, according to USGS/EHP.

The event was preceded by a foreshock, measuring 4.7Mw, occurring at a depth of 117.7 km, some 125km NW of Sola, Vanuatu, about 2 hours earlier.

 

EQD
Magnitude: 6.8Mw
Location: 17.000°S 168.531°E
Depth: 218.5km
Time: 2015-01-23 at 03:47:27UTC

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New Earthquake Swarm Hits NW Nevada

Posted by feww on January 22, 2015

Fresh quake cluster strikes SE of Lakeview, Oregon

Centered at 41.88°N, 119.63°W, the largest quake in the cluster, measuring magnitude 4.5Mw,  occurred at a depth of 8.9 km, said USGS/EHP.

EQ Details

  • M3.0  ~ 68km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon depth=8.2 km, 2015-01-22 10:39:40 UTC
  • M3.1 ~ 68km ESE of Lakeview, depth=8.5 km, Oregon 2015-01-22 10:18:43 UTC
  • M3.4 ~ 66km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon, depth=8.2 km, 2015-01-22 09:49:05 UTC
  • M2.6 ~ 67km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon, depth=7.0 km, 2015-01-22 09:35:49 UTC
  • M4.5 ~ 77km SE of Lakeview, Oregon, depth=9.5 km, 2015-01-22 09:09:16 UTC
  • M3.0 ~ 68km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon, 7.7 km, 2015-01-22 04:23:48 UTC
  • M3.8 ~ 68km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon, depth= 8.9 km, 2015-01-22 02:05:14 UTC

Recent Earthquakes (U.S.)

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Significant Quakes Strike Panama & Texas

Posted by feww on January 7, 2015

SEISMIC HAZARD
HEIGHTENED GLOBAL SEISMICITY
SCENARIOS 700, [500,] 08, 07, 02
.

M6.6 strikes south of Panama

Centered at 5.828°N, 82.652°W the quake struck offshore at a depth of 10.0km (6.2mi), USGS/EHP reported.

The mainshock was followed by at least one aftershock, measuring 5.0Mw, as of posting

EQ Details

Magnitude: 6.6Mw
Event Time: 2015-01-07 05:07:08 UTC
Location: 5.828°N 82.652°W depth=10.0km (6.2mi)

Nearby Cities:

  • 245km (152mi) S of Punta de Burica, Panama
  • 288km (179mi) S of David, Panama
  • 480km (298mi) SSE of San Jose, Costa Rica

M 3.6 strikes ENE of Irving, Texas

Centered at 32.837°N, 96.890°W the quake occurred at a depth of 5.0km, said USGS/EHP.

EQ Details

Magnitude: 3.6Mw
Event Time: 2015-01-07 00:52:09 UTC
Location: 32.837°N 96.890°W depth=5.0km (3.1mi)
Nearby Cities:

  • 9km (6mi) NW of Dallas, Texas
  • 9km (6mi) S of Farmers Branch
  • 296km (184mi) NNE of Austin

The event was one of nine earthquakes to strike the area since 13:37:15UTC Tuesday, January 6.

tx quakes
Earthquake Location Map. Source: USGS/EHP

M3.1 4km NE of Irving  2015-01-07 @ 06:59:03 UTC depth = 5.0km
M1.6 6km ENE of Irving 2015-01-07 @ 05:02:52 UTC depth = 5.0km
M2.4 4km NNE of Irving 2015-01-07 @ 04:05:14 UTC depth = 5.0km
M1.7 7km SSE of Farmers Branch 2015-01-07 @ 03:54:17 UTC depth = 5.0km
M2.7 4km NE of Irving 2015-01-07 @ 02:12:16 UTC depth = 4.0 km
M2.9 5km ENE of Irving 2015-01-07 @ 02:11:17 UTC depth = 5.0 km
M3.6 6km ENE of Irving 2015-01-07 @ 00:52:09 UTC depth = 5.0 km
M3.5 5km ENE of Irving 2015-01-06 @ 21:10:31 UTC depth = 5.2 km
M2.3 4km NE of Irving 2015-01-06 @ 13:37:15 UTC depth = 5.0 km


IMPORTANT NOTICE: FIRE-EARTH EQ Forecast

For detailed FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecasts tune into Fire-Earth Reports  daily @ 06:32UTC.


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M5.6 Quake Strikes South Island, NZ

Posted by feww on January 6, 2015

SEISMIC HAZARD
HEIGHTENED SEISMICITY IN NZ
SCENARIOS 700, [500,] 08, 07, 02
.

Strong earthquake strikes 124km WNW of Christchurch, New Zealand

Centered at 43.071°S, 171.230°E the quake struck at a depth of 9.1km (5.7mi), said USGS/EHP.

At least one significant aftershock, measuring 4.2Mw was recorded, as of posting.

EQ Details
Event Time: 2015-01-05 17:48:42 UTC
Location: 43.071°S 171.230°E depth=9.1km (5.7mi)
Nearby Cities:

  • 44km (27mi) SSE of Hokitika, New Zealand
  • 124km (77mi) WNW of Christchurch
  • 353km (219mi) SW of Wellington

Other earthquakes in NZ Region today include

  • M5.3 – 206km NNW of Auckland Island, New Zealand
    Location: 49.108°S 164.701°E
    Depth: 27.0km
  • M4.8 – 214km S of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand
    Location: 33.349°S 179.184°W
    Depth: 23.3km

NOTE:

NZ’s geonet reported the quake intensity as “severe” with the following details:

  • Magnitude: 6.0
  • Depth: 5km
  • Date/Time: January 5, 2015 @ 17:48:41UTC
  • Location:  -43.06°S , 171.25°E; 30 km West of Arthur’s Pass

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Earthquake Swarm Hits NW Nevada

Posted by feww on January 5, 2015

SEISMIC HAZARD
HEIGHTENED SEISMICITY IN U.S.
SCENARIOS 700, [500,] 08, 07, 02
.

Earthquakes strike north of Bald Mountain, NV

Another swarm of at least 15 earthquakes has rattled northwestern Nevada over the past 24 hours.

The quakes measured between 2.5 and 3.9Mw, reported USGS/EHP.

The two largest events today measured 3.9Mw occurring at depths of 10.2km and 6.8km, said the report.

The latest swarm brings the total number of events in the area to at least 73 over the past 30 days.

NWNV quakes
EQ location map. Source: USGS/EHP

The U.S. events include 30 out of 42 earthquakes globally, measuring ≥ 2.5Mw, over the past 24 hours, and three out of six significant earthquakes in 30 days.

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Significant Quakes Strike California, Idaho

Posted by feww on January 4, 2015

SEISMIC HAZARD
HEIGHTENED SEISMICITY IN U.S.
SCENARIOS 700, [500,] 08, 07, 02
.

Earthquakes strike near Castaic, CA and Challis, ID

M4.9 quake strikes  7km E of Challis, Idaho

Centered at 44.50°N, 114.13°W, the quake occured at a  depth of 8.2km (5.1mi), said USGS/EHP.

EQ Details:
Magnitude: 4.9Mw
Event Time: 2015-01-03 @ 17:44:03UTC
Location: 44.504°N 114.136°W depth=8.2km (5.1mi)
Nearby Cities

  • 7km (4mi) E of Challis, Idaho
  • 192km (119mi) ENE of Boise, Idaho
  • 194km (121mi) ENE of Garden City, Idaho

M 4.3 strikes 14km N of Castaic, California

EQ Details:
Magnitude: 4.3Mw
Event Time: 2015-01-04 @ 03:18:09UTC
Location: 34.620°N 118.630°W depth=8.9km (5.5mi)
Nearby Cities

  • 14km (9mi) N of Castaic, California
  • 26km (16mi) NNW of Santa Clarita, California
  • 37km (23mi) W of Quartz Hill, California

IMPORTANT NOTICE: FIRE-EARTH EQ Forecast

For detailed FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecasts tune into Fire-Earth Reports  daily @ 06:32UTC.


FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecasts for California

FIRE-EARTH Science Team has suspended its research on California seismicity to protest Internet censorship, Google’s manipulation of information, theft of FIRE-EARTH intellectual property and additional reasons, as stated earlier on the blog.

The Team has suspended its research also on Japan seismicity due to the resurgence of militarism in that country and additional reasons that have also been stated previously.

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Strong Quake Strikes Northern Molucca Sea

Posted by feww on December 21, 2014

GEOPHYSICAL HAZARDS
HEIGHTENED INDONESIA REGION SEISMICITY
SCENARIOS: 704, 703,  700, [500,] 09, 08, 07, 02
.

M6.6 Quake Occurs in Indonesia Region

Centered at 2.126°N, 126.651°E the quake occurred at a depth of 54.6km (34.0mi), said USGS/EHP.

The quake did not generate a significant tsunami wave.

EQ Details
Magnitude: 6.6Mw
Event Time: 2014-12-21 11:34:14 UTC
Location: 2.126°N 126.651°E depth=54.6km (34.0mi)
Nearby Cities

  • 157km (98mi) WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia
  • 168km (104mi) NNW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia
  • 168km (104mi) NNW of Ternate, Indonesia
  • 179km (111mi) ENE of Bitung, Indonesia
  • 1042km (647mi) WSW of Koror Town, Palau

[Source: USGS/EHP]


IMPORTANT NOTICE: FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecast

For detailed FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecasts tune into Fire-Earth Reports  daily @ 06:32UTC.


 

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M5.9 Quake Rattles Fukushima, Japan

Posted by feww on December 20, 2014

GEOPHYSICAL HAZARDS
HEIGHTENED JAPAN SEISMICITY
SCENARIOS: 704, 703,  700, [500,] 09, 08, 07, 02
.

Significant earthquake strikes offshore Fukushima pref., Japan

Centered at 37.397°N, 141.548°E the quake struck at a depth of 36.9km (22.9mi), said USGS/EHP.

EQ Details

Magnitude: 5.9Mw
Event Time: 2014-12-20 09:29:58 UTC
Location: 37.397°N 141.548°E depth=36.9km (22.9mi)
Nearby Cities:

  • 49km (30mi) E of Namie, Japan
  • 70km (43mi) ENE of Iwaki
  • 85km (53mi) E of Funehiki
  • 89km (55mi) SE of Marumori
  • 252km (157mi) NE of Tokyo

IMPORTANT NOTICE: FIRE-EARTH EQ Forecast

For detailed FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecasts tune into Fire-Earth Reports  daily @ 06:32UTC.


FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecasts for California and Japan

FIRE-EARTH Science Team has suspended its research on California seismicity to protest Internet censorship, Google’s manipulation of information, theft of FIRE-EARTH intellectual property and other reasons, as stated earlier on the blog.

The Team has suspended its research also on Japan seismicity due to the resurgence of militarism in that country and other reasons that have also been stated previously.

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Perry and Pawnee Popping Like Popcorn Poppers

Posted by feww on December 15, 2014

SEISMIC HAZARDS
HEIGHTENED U.S. SEISMICITY
SCENARIOS: 704, 703,  700, [500,] 09, 08, 07, 02
.

Earthquakes continue to rattle Oklahoma

At least 11 earthquakes have struck the U.S. state of Oklahoma over the past 24 hours, as of posting. Most of the events occurred near Perry and Pawnee, Okla.

List of  the events, as recorded by USGS/EHP:

2.7 17km N of Stillwater, Oklahoma 2014-12-15 03:45:30 UTC depth of 5.0 km
2.8 5km SW of Pawnee, Oklahoma 2014-12-15 02:32:51 UTC depth of 8.6 km
2.9 21km W of Perry, Oklahoma 2014-12-14 22:22:55 UTC depth of 9.3 km
4.0 4km ESE of Pawnee, Oklahoma 2014-12-14 21:18:20 UTC depth of 4.7 km
3.1 22km W of Perry, Oklahoma 2014-12-14 21:07:13 UTC depth of 6.6 km
2.9 10km SE of Helena, Oklahoma 2014-12-14 19:02:16 UTC depth of 5.0 km
3.0 22km W of Perry, Oklahoma 2014-12-14 16:09:47 UTC depth of 5.5 km
3.8 22km W of Perry, Oklahoma 2014-12-14 15:48:41 UTC depth of 6.4 km
3.1 3km SE of Pawnee, Oklahoma 2014-12-14 10:19:54 UTC depth of 5.0 km
2.8 3km SE of Pawnee, Oklahoma 2014-12-14 10:11:20 UTC depth of 5.0 km
4.3 22km NE of Cherokee, Oklahoma 2014-12-14 09:14:21 UTC depth of 5.0 km

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‘Severe’ Earthquake Strikes Offshore New Zealand

Posted by feww on December 12, 2014

HEIGHTENED NZ SEISMICITY
SEISMIC HAZARDS
SCENARIOS: 987, 704, 703,  701, 700, [500,] 047, 024, 09, 08, 07, 02
.

Earthquake occurs WSW of Riverton, New Zealand

Centered at 47.08°S,  165.99°E the quake occurred at a depth of 6km, according to NZ geonet.

EQ Details [NZ geonet]

Magnitude: 5.0Mw [5.2Mw USGS/EHP]
Depth: 6 km
Location 115 km NW of Snares Islands
Epicenter: 47.08°S,  165.99°E

FIRE EARTH EARTHQUAKE FORECASTS FOR NZ
NOTICE: New Zealand Earthquake Forecasts April 16, 2011

Global Seismic Hot Spots  (December 2014 – March 2015)

Tune into FIRE-EARTH for the blog’s special report FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2014 at the following times : 

17:32, 18:32, 20:32 and 22:32UTC.

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Earthquakes Rattle N. Nevada

Posted by feww on December 11, 2014

HEIGHTENED U.S. SEISMICITY
SEISMIC HAZARDS
SCENARIOS: 704, 703,  700, [500,] 09, 08, 07, 02
.

Swarm of 24 Earthquakes Hit NW Nevada

At least 24 earthquakes of all sizes have occurred in NW Nevada over the past 24 hours, according to the USGS/EHP.

The swarm included 10 events measuring ≥ 2.5Mw, with the largest shock registering 4.2Mw.

The latest swarm brings the total number of earthquakes measuring ≥ 2.5Mw in the area to 17 over the past seven days and 94 in the past 30 days, as of posting.

Details of the largest quake, as of posting

Magnitude: 4.2Mw
Depth: 5.2km
Location: 41.840°N 119.613°W [ 71km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon]
Time: 2014-12-10 13:50:58 UTC

Seismic Hot Spots  (December 2014 – March 2015)

Tune into FIRE-EARTH  special report Thursday DECEMBER 11, 2014 at the following times on FIRE-EARTH Channel:  17:32, 18:32, 20:32 and 22:32UTC.

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