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Papua New Guinea - Earthquake Magnitude 6.0

PNG Quake_181011
© USGS
Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 05:05:04 UTC

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 03:05:04 PM at epicenter

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Location:
5.886°S, 150.994°E

Depth:
9.9 km (6.2 miles)

Region:
NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Distances:
100 km (62 miles) ESE of Kimbe, New Britain, PNG

163 km (101 miles) ENE of Kandrian, New Britain, PNG

576 km (357 miles) NE of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea

2401 km (1491 miles) N of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia

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US: New Mexico - Earthquake Magnitude 3.8 Strikes Near Los Alamos Lab

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© USGS
A magnitude 3.8 earthquake has struck around 20 miles from Los Alamos National Laboratory.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the light temblor hit after 10:30 a.m. on Monday. It was centered nine miles north of Santa Fe and hit around 19 miles southeast of Los Alamos National Laboratory. It also had a depth of around .7 miles.

There were no immediate reports of damages or injuries.

The small earthquake comes after a magnitude 4.0 earthquake struck northern New Mexico last month and magnitude 5.3 earthquake hit around the same area in August.

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US: Earthquake Magnitude 4.0 - Southern California

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© USGS
Date-Time:
Monday, October 17, 2011 at 20:05:57 UTC
Monday, October 17, 2011 at 01:05:57 PM at epicenter

Location:
34.697°N, 116.294°W

Depth:
1.8 km (1.1 miles)

Region:
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Distances:
13 km (8 miles) WSW (257°) from Ludlow, CA

40 km (25 miles) WNW (288°) from Bagdad, CA

53 km (33 miles) NNW (340°) from Twentynine Palms Base, CA

64 km (40 miles) N (10°) from Yucca Valley, CA

65 km (41 miles) NNW (342°) from Twentynine Palms, CA

193 km (120 miles) ENE (68°) from Los Angeles Civic Center, CA

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US: California-Nevada Border Region Hit By 4 Magnitude Earthquake

A 4.0 magnitude earthquake was recorded close to central California's border with Nevada early on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) has reported.

The quake struck at 04:42AM local time (12:42PM GMT) and struck at a shallow depth of 9.8 km (6.1 miles).

The epicentre was located at Antelope Mountain on the eastern edge of the Yosemite National Forest, about 40 km (25 miles) NNE (15°) from Toms Place, CA; 45 km (28 miles) S (184°) from Qualeys Camp, NV; 47 km (29 miles) NE (51°) from Mammoth Lakes, CA; and 264 km (164 miles) ESE (105°) from Sacramento, CA.

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© Google-IWO
Epicentre of Saturday's earthquake.

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Pennsylvania, US: Mystery booms, rumbling was caused by earthquake

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Mysterious shakes in one Dauphin County neighborhood last week have been confirmed earthquakes.

A professor of earth science at Millersville University, Charles Scharnberger, tells CBS 21 News there were four earthquakes in Swatara Township.

He says they all happened in a small area only about a mile across. He also compared them to the earthquakes that have been felt in Dillsburg.

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Russia - Earthquake Magnitude 6.1

Russia Quake_141011
© USGS
Earthquake Location.
Date-Time:
Friday, October 14, 2011 at 06:10:15 UTC

Friday, October 14, 2011 at 04:10:15 PM at epicenter

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Location:
54.114°N, 123.724°E

Depth:
15.3 km (9.5 miles)

Region:
AMURSKAYA OBLAST', RUSSIA

Distances:
130 km (80 miles) SSW of Tynda, Russia

211 km (131 miles) NNW of Tahe, Heilongjiang, China

265 km (164 miles) E of Mogocha, Russia

5154 km (3202 miles) NE of MOSCOW, Russia

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Papua New Guinea - Earthquake Magnitude 6.7

PNG Quake_141011
© USGS
Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Friday, October 14, 2011 at 03:35:15 UTC

Friday, October 14, 2011 at 01:35:15 PM at epicenter

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Location:
6.626°S, 147.927°E

Depth:
45.4 km (28.2 miles)

Region:
EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG, PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Distances:
103 km (64 miles) E of Lae, New Guinea, PNG

184 km (114 miles) WSW of Kandrian, New Britain, PNG

323 km (200 miles) NNE of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea

2372 km (1473 miles) NNW of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia

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Indonesia: Dozens Injured In Bali Earthquake

A strong earthquake struck off the Indonesian island of Bali on late Thursday morning, seismologists said, collapsing a number of buildings and injuring dozens of people. There were no immediate reports of fatalities.

The 6.8-magnitude earthquake at 11.16 a.m. local time (0316 GMT) was centered about 100 kilometers (62 miles) southwest of Denpasar, the capital city of Bali. It struck about 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) deep, making it a shallow earthquake, according to Indonesia's seismological agency (BMKG).

The United States Geological Survey (USGS), which measured the strength of the earthquake at 6.1 on the moment magnitude scale, estimated that some 641,000 people in the region may have felt moderate shaking. Another 4.6 million people may have felt light shaking.

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© Google/IWO
Epicentre of Thursday's earthquake in Bali.

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Indonesia - Earthquake Magnitude 6.1 - South of Bali

Bali Quake_131011
© USGS
Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 03:16:29 UTC

Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 11:16:29 AM at epicenter

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Location:
9.378°S, 114.628°E

Depth:
35.1 km (21.8 miles)

Region:
SOUTH OF BALI, INDONESIA

Distances:
100 km (62 miles) SW of Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia

168 km (104 miles) SE of Jember, Java, Indonesia

182 km (113 miles) WSW of Mataram, Lombok, Indonesia

931 km (578 miles) ESE of JAKARTA, Java, Indonesia

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US: Earthquake Magnitude 5.3 - Oregon Coast

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© USGS
Date-Time:
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 04:13:59 UTC

Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 08:13:59 PM at epicenter

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Location:
43.440°N, 127.155°W

Depth:
10.3 km (6.4 miles)

Region:
OFF THE COAST OF OREGON

Distances:
233 km (144 miles) W of Coos Bay, Oregon

277 km (172 miles) WSW of Newport, Oregon

277 km (172 miles) NW of Brookings, Oregon

365 km (226 miles) WSW of SALEM, Oregon