Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 earthquake hits southern Peru

5.7 earthquake hits Kepulauan Taluad, Indonesia.

5.6 earthquake hits the northern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.6 earthquake hits Hokkaido, Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits the central mid-Atlantic ridge.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.4 earthquake hits the northern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.3 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.2 earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the northern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits eastern Honshu, Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.8 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits the mid-Indian ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits Luzon in the Philippines.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.0 earthquake hits the D’Entrecasteaux Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.0 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.4 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

Two 5.3 earthquakes hit Gabon.

5.2 earthquake hits the southwestern Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.2 earthquake hits the southern east Pacific rise.

5.1 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.1 earthquake hits Gabon.

5.1 earthquake hits the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

5.4 earthquake hits Guam.

5.2 earthquake hits the Cook Strait, New Zealand.

5.2 earthquake hits the Rota region, North Mariana Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits off the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits Manipur, India.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits the Cook Strait, New Zealand.

5.2 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Taiwan.

5.0 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 earthquake hits the southern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.6 earthquake hits the mid-Indian ridge.

5.3 earthquake hits Crete.

5.2 earthquake hits Mendoza, Argentina.

5.1 earthquake hits the mid-Indian ridge,

5.1 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.0 earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

5.0 earthquake hits the mid-Indian ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits Kodiak Island, Alaska.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits Antofagasta, Chile.

5.1 earthquake hits Kepulauan Mantawai, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits Vancouver Island, Canada.

5.0 earthquake hits Luzon in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 earthquake hits off the coast of Sinaloa, Mexico.

5.2 earthquake hits Nevada, USA.

5.2 earthquake hits the DR Congo.

5.1 earthquake hits near the coast of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

Environment

Global Temperature Extremes

The week’s hottest temperature was 117 degrees Fahrenheit (47.2 degrees Celsius) in Nawabshah, Pakistan.

The week’s coldest temperature was minus 96.0 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 71.1 degrees Celsius) at Vostok, Antarctica.

Temperatures were tabulated from the more than 10,000 worldwide synoptic weather stations. The United Nations World Meteorological Organization sets the standards for weather observations, and provides a global telecommunications circuit for data distribution.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 earthquake hits the central Mediterranean Sea.

5.1 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.1 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.1 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.1 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits south of Alaska.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits Crete.

5.3 earthquake hits eastern Honshu, Japan.

5.2 earthquake hits near the west coast of Colombia.

5.2 earthquake hits the Sichuan-Yunnan-Guizou region, China.

5.1 earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

5,0 earthquake hits off the coast of Northern California.

5.0 earthquake hits Java, Indonesia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.3 earthquake hits Crete.

5.1 earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 earthquake hits offshore Northern California.