Earthquakes

5.4 Earthquake hits central Iran.

5.1 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

5.0 Earthquake hits Papua, Indonesia.

Disease

Mexico Reports Bird Flu Outbreaks At Two Egg Farms

Mexico reported outbreaks of highly pathogenic bird flu virus at two egg farms and that these had been resolved after the culling of nearly 300,000 birds.

A total of 740 poultry have died from the virus which emerged in the two egg farms located in the central state of Aguascalientes.

Disease

Bacterial Disease Outbreak in Mexico

A bacterial disease has killed five babies and sickened 41 others in a remote indigenous community in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas

Earthquakes

5.3 Earthquake hits Taiwan.

5.2 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.1 Earthquake hits Oaxaca, Mexico.

5.0 Earthquake hits east of the Kuril Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits Jujuy, Argentina.

Earthquakes

5.3 and 5.1 Earthquakes hit near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.1 Earthquake hits off the east coast of Kamchatka, Russia.

5.1 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

4.9 Earthquake hits near the south coast of Honshu, Japan.

Earthquakes

6.8 Earthquake [preliminary magnitude] hits the Kuril Islands.

6.1 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.7 Earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.1 Earthquake hits south-east of the Loyalty Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands region.

5.0 Earthquake hits Tajikistan.

4.8 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

Earthquakes

6.0 Earthquake hits Estado de Mexico, Mexico.

5.9 Earthquake hits the Bismarck Sea north of Papua New Guinea.

5.7 Earthquake hits the Near Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

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

5.3 Earthquake hits the Fiji region.

5.1 Earthquake hits Guatemala.

5.1 Earthquake hits the northern Pacific Ocean.

5.0 Earthquake hits offshore Guatemala.

4.9 Earthquake hits near the coast of Chiapas, Mexico.

4.9 Earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.

Earthquakes

6.8 Earthquake hits central Burma [Myanmar] near Mandalay. At least 12 people are feared dead with dozens more injured.

5.4, 5.3 and 5.2 Aftershocks hit Myanmar.

5.2 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands in the central Pacific.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Fiji Islands.

4.9 Earthquake hits Sichuan, China.

Wildfires

Wildfires in Mexico in the northern part of the Baja California Peninsula, south of the city of Tijuana and just east of the city of Ensenada, release plumes of smoke blowing to the west over the Pacific Ocean.

Storms and Floods

The U.S. Northeast began crawling back to normal on Wednesday after monster storm Sandy crippled transportation, knocked out power for millions and killed at least 45 people in nine states with a massive storm surge and rain that caused epic flooding. Financial markets reopened with New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg ringing the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange, and packed buses took residents back to work with the subway system halted after seawater flooded its tunnels. John F. Kennedy and Newark airports reopened with limited service after thousands of flights were canceled, leaving travelers stuck for days. New York’s LaGuardia Airport, the third of the airports that serve the nation’s busiest airspace, was flooded and remained closed.It will take days or weeks to recover from the massive power and mass transit outages.

Tropical Storm Rosa forms well off Mexico’s Pacific coast, no threat to land.

Tens of thousands flee as tropical storm Nilam hits Chennai in south India. Heavy rains bring floods to the area.

Earthquakes

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.

Storms and Floods

Tropical storm Rafael was located about 135 mi [215 km] E of Bermuda and is expected to miss the island, although strong winds and rain are expected.

Tropical Storm Paul weakens near Mexico.

Earthquakes

5.9 and 5.1 Earthquakes hit the Solomon Islands.

5.8, 5.2 and 5.1 Earthquakes hit the Kuril Islands off Alaska.

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

5.4 Earthquake hits near the coast of Chiapas, Mexico.

5.3 Earthquake hits the eastern Caucasus.

5.2 and 4.9 Earthquakes hit near the northern coast of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan.

5.1 and 5.0 Earthquakes hit Tonga.

5.1 Earthquake hits Guatemala.

5.0 Earthquake hits Kepulauan Sangihe, Indonesia.

4.9 Earthquake hits the Talaud Islands, Indonesia.

4.9 Earthquake hits southern Sumatra, Indonesia.

Earthquakes

5.5 Earthquake hits off the coast of Guatemala.

5.4 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, mexico.

5.1 Earthquake hits east Honshu, Japan.

5.1 Earthquake hits in the Gulf of California.

5.0 Earthquake hits Sulawesi, Indonesia.

5.0 Earthquake hits in the Banda Sea.

4.9 Earthquake hits the northern mid-Atlantic ridge.

 

Earthquakes

6.2 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan – the site of the 9.0 Great Earthquake and Tsunami.

5.3 and 5.2 Aftershocks hit near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.5 Earthquake hits offshore Jalisco, mexico.

5.3 and 5.1 Earthquakes hit Tonga.

5.1 Earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.0 Earthquake hits Fiji.