Earthquakes

5.8 Earthquake hits Java, Indonesia.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Kuril Islands off Alaska.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Island chain.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

5.1 and 4.9 Earthquakes hit the Queen Charlotte Islands region.

5.0 Earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Fiji Islands region.

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5.1 Earthquake hits the Queen Charlotte Islands region.

4.9 Earthquake hits south-west of Sumatra, Indonesia.

An earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter scale hit a central China region where the world’s biggest water reservoir the Three Gorges Dam is located, though no harm to the structure was reported.

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6.2 Earthquake hits the Queen Charlotte Islands region.

5.7 Earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.

5.2 Earthquake hits near the east coast of North Island, New Zealand.

Two 5.1 Aftershocks hit the Queen Charlotte Islands region.

5.2 Earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Papua, Indonesia.

5.1 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 Earthquake hits New Ireland, papua New Guinea.

4.9 Earthquake hits Fiji.

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6.3 Earthquake hits the Queen Charlotte Islands region.

5.5, 5.4, 5.4, 5.1, 5.1, 4.9 and 4.9 Aftershocks hit the Queen Charlotte Islands region.

5.3 Earthquake hits northern Sumatra, Indonesia.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Timor region.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Nias region, Indonesia.

4.9 Earthquake hits Kamchatka, Russia.

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7.7 Earthquake hits the Queen Charlotte Islands region off the coast of British Columbia, Canada.

The Alaska Tsunami Warning Center and Environment Canada both issued a tsunami warning for the area from the northern tip of Vancouver Island to Cape Decision, Alaska. Emergency officials advised all coastal residents in those areas to move to higher ground.

Hawaii was hit by a tsunami on Saturday night prompting the authorities to order at least 100,000 people on the island state to move to higher ground. The first tsunami wave was three feet high and less forceful than expected. Some forecasts had predicted a wave of up to six feet high. The Hawaii tsunami warning was later lifted after 100,000 had fled to higher ground.

5.8 Aftershock hits the Queen Charlotte Islands Region. 5.5 Aftershock hits the Queen Charlotte Islands Region . 5.1, 2 x 5.0, 4.9, 3 x 4.8 and 3 x 4.7 Aftershocks hits the Queen Charlotte Islands Region.

5.4 Earthquake hits the Kashmir Valley, India.

5.3, 5.2 and 5.0 Earthquakes hit the Philippines Island region.

5.3 Earthquake hits Pagan in the North Mariana Islands.

5.3 Earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.2 Earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

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5.2 and 4.9 Earthquakes hit the Philippine Islands region.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Carlsberg ridge in the northern Indian Ocean.

5.0 Earthquake hits Irien Jaya, Indonesia.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands.

4.9 Earthquake hits near the coast of Chiapas, Mexico.

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5.5 Earthquake hits the Fiji region.

5.4 Earthquake hits northern Italy.

5.3 Earthquake hits southern Italy.

5,2 Earthquake hits northern Peru.

5.0 and 4.8 Earthquakes hit Irien Jaya, Indonesia.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Philippine Islands region.

Levels of radioactive contamination in fish caught off the east coast of Japan near the earthquake and tsunami hit Fukushima nuclear plant remain raised. It is a sign that the Dai-ichi power plant continues to be a source of pollution more than a year after the nuclear accident. About 40% of fish caught close to Fukushima itself are regarded as unfit for humans under Japanese regulations.

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5.6 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.2 Earthquake hits near the Cayman Islands north of Honduras.

5.1 Earthquake hits Valparaiso, Chile.

5.1 Earthquake hits Taiwan.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

5.0 Earthquake hits Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia.

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6.6 Earthquake hits Costa Rica. No initial reports of damage.

5.3 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.1 Earthquake hits eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

An Italian court has convicted seven experts of manslaughter for failing to adequately warn residents about the risk of an earthquake before it hit northern Italy in 2009, killing more than 300 people. The verdict has shocked the scientific community. It is well-established that earthquakes cannot be predicted with any reliability. It seems surprising that a European, first world court would reach such an obviously questionable verdict. It is expected that the verdict will not survive on appeal.

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6.0 Earthquake hits south of the Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia.

5.9 Earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.3 Earthquake hits the Iceland region.

5.2 Earthquake hits west of the Macquarie Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits Antofagasto, Chile.

5.0 Earthquake hits off the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Federated States of Micronesia region.

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5.5 Earthquake hits off the coast of Nicaragua.

5.4 Earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands region.

5.0 Earthquake hits offshore El Salvador.

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6.6 Earthquake hits Vanuatu. No tsunami alert issued.

5.3 Earthquake hits central California, USA.

5.2 and 4.8 Earthquakes hit Iceland.

5.1 Earthquake hits Sakhalin, Russia.

4.9 Earthquake hits south-west of Sumatra, Indonesia.

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5.1 Earthquake hits Taiwan.

5.1 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

4.9 Earthquake hits southeast of Honshu, Japan.

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5.3 Earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands north of New Zealand.

5.1 Earthquake hits North Islands, New Zealand.

5.1 Earthquake hits the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

5.0 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.0 Earthquake hits the New Britain region, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 Earthquake hits the mid-Indian Ocean ridge.

4.9 Earthquake hits the southern Molucca Sea.

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5.9 Earthquake hits west of MacQuarie Island far to the south of Tasmania.

5.6 Earthquake hits the Kuril Islands off Alaska.

5.5 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.2 Earthquake hits south west of Sumatra.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Flores region, Indonesia.

5.1 Earthquake hits Kepulauan Sula, Indonesia.

5.1 Earthquake hits Madhya Pradesh, India.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Timor region.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Nias region, Indonesia.

5.0 Earthquake hots the Samoa Islands region.