Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.1 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits near the east coast of Kamchatka.

5.0 earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Southern Alaska.

5.0 earthquake hits Kepulauan Aku, Indonesia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits the Turkey-Iran border.

5.6 earthquake hits the Peru-Ecuador border.

5.3 earthquake hits Antofagasta, Chile.

5.1 earthquake hits Catamarca, Argentina.

5.0 earthquake hits Kepulauan Tanimbar, Indonesia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.2 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits the southern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits Guatemala.

5.1 earthquake hits Reykjanes ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits Guatemala.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.7 earthquake hits Michoacan, Mexico.

5.6 earthquake hits the Cook Strait, New Zealand.

5.1 earthquake hits northwestern Iran.

5.0 earthquake hits eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits Kepulauan Tanimbar, Indonesia.

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

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 earthquake hits western Sichuan, China.

6.1 earthquake hits the southern east Pacific rise.

5.6 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.3 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.3 earthquake hits the Hindu Kush, Afghanistan.

5.2 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.2 earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits offshore Valparaiso, Chile.

5.1 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.1 earthquake hits the Loyalty Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits offshore Valparaiso, Chile.

5.0 earthquake hits the Philippines.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm 07e (Frank), located approximately 718 nm south-southwest of San Diego, is tracking northwestward at 12 knots.

Tropical Depression 07e (Georgette), located approximately 1391 nm southwest of San Diego, is tracking northwestward at 01 knot.

In the Northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical depression 07w (Trases), located approximately 90 nm south of Kunsan AFB, South Korea, is tracking northward at 18 knots.

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Newsbytes:

Iran – At least 69 people have been killed in flooding and landslides that hit cities across Iran, Iran’s Crisis Management Organization said on Sunday. At least 45 people are still missing in Tehran and three other provinces following the recent floods, which damaged at least 20,000 residential homes. More than 20 provinces, including the Tehran province, have been affected by the floods that were caused by heavy rainfall. Several airports and main highways were closed and thousands of people evacuated.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Hurricane 07e (Frank), located approximately 1084 nm south of San Diego, is tracking west-northwestward at 11 knots.

Tropical Storm 07e (Georgette), located approximately 1163 nm south-southwest of San Diego, is tracking ward at 11 knots.

In the Northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical depression 06w (Songda), located approximately 121 nm southwest of Jeju Island, South Korea, is tracking west-northwestward at 11 knots.

In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone 01s (One), located approximately 234 nm west-southwest of Cocos Island, is tracking southwestward at 07 knots.

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Newsbytes:

Iran – Heavy rain in Tehran Province in northern Iran has caused flash floods and landslides over the past few days resulting in severe damages and several casualties. The worst of the flooding and landslides struck early on 28 July 2022 in the village of Emamzadeh Davoud (also Imamzadeh Davood) situated on the steep slopes around 20 km north of the capital, Tehran City. Emergency services said a landslide and floods triggered by heavy rain dumped mud and debris on the village up to 4 metres deep. Houses were destroyed and vehicles swept away. Iranian Red Crescent said at least 6 fatalities have been reported. Fourteen people are still missing and several others have been injured. Around 500 people have been displaced and relocated to safe areas.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits off the east coast of North Island, New Zealand.

5.4 earthquake hits the Colombia-Ecuador border.

5.1 earthquake hits the Owen fracture zone.

5.1 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.

5.0 earthquake hits southern Iran.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.3 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.3 earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.

5.0 earthquake hits Tonga.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

There are no current tropical Storms.

Newsbytes:

Iran – Flash flooding has killed at least 22 people in Iran’s southern Fars province. The city of Estabhan was hardest hit with heavy rain swelling the Roudbal river. Floods in Iran have been worsened by droughts, because rain water is unable to permeate through the sun-baked earth.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 earthquake hits southern Iran.

6.0 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.8 earthquake hits Hokkaido, Japan.

5.7 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.0 earthquake hits Samoa.

5.0 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.0 earthquake hits southern Xinjiang, China.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits southern Xinjiang, China.

5.1 earthquake hits eastern Iran.

5.0 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.1 earthquake hits southern Sumatra, Indonesia.

5.0 earthquake hits offshore Coquimbo, Chile.

5.0 earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits the southern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits the Peru-Ecuador border.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.8 earthquake hits central Afghanistan.

5.3 earthquake hits the Flores Sea.

5.2 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.2 earthquake hits Simeulue, Indonesia.

5.0 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.0 earthquake hits New Ireland, Papua New Guinea.