Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 Earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.5 Earthquake hits the Hindu Kush, Afghanistan.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Rat Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.2 Earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Jan Mayen Islands.


Roundup of Global Volcanic Activity

Raung (East Java): Eruption spewed blazing lava and volcanic ash around 300 meters high into the sky on Sunday evening and was heard 20 kilometres away, and ash fall was seen in villages about 10 kilometres away from the summit. The status has been raised from ‘waspada’ (alert) to ‘siaga’ (high alert).