Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 earthquake hits western Mongolia.

5.8 earthquake hits western Xizang, China.

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

5.2 earthquake hits south of Africa.

5.2 earthquake hits Luzon in the Philippines.

5.1 earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the Gulf of Alaska.

5.0 earthquake hits eastern Turkey.

5.0 earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 earthquake hits Kepulauan Tanimbar, Indonesia.

5.2 earthquake hits eastern Turkey.

5.2 earthquake hits the Solomon Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits Taiwan.

5.0 earthquake hits Luzon in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits western Kazakhstan.

5.0 earthquake hits Himachal Pradesh, India.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 earthquake hits the Turkey-Iran border.

5.3 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

Two 5.2 earthquakes hits Tonga.

5.2 earthquake hits the west Chile rise.

Two 5.1 earthquakes hit the Molucca Sea.

5.1 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits Coquimbo, Chile.

5.0 earthquake hits the west Chile rise.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone (tc) 14s (Damien), located approximately 167 nm east-northeast of Learmonth, Australia, is tracking south-southeastward at 09 knots.

Tropical cyclone (tc) 15p (Fifteen), located approximately 319 nm west-northwest of Port Vila, Vanuatu, is tracking southwestward at 04 knots.

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NewsBytes:

Turkey – At least 41 people have been killed and 84 others have been injured after two avalanches hit Turkey’s eastern border with Iran.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

7.2 earthquake hits Cuba.

5.5 earthquake hits the Cayman Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits northwest of the Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.3 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits the Dodecanese Islands, Greece.

5.1 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 earthquake hits offshore Coquimbo, Chile.

5.0 earthquake hits western Turkey.

5.0 earthquake hits the Adriatic Sea.

5.0 earthquake hits the Nicobar Islands off India.

5.0 earthquake hits southern Iran.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.0 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.9 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

Two 5.3 earthquakes hit the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.3 earthquake hits east of North Island, New Zealand.

5.2 earthquake hits east of North Island, New Zealand.

5.2 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits eastern Turkey,

5.1 earthquake hits Puerto Rico.

5.1 earthquake hits east of North Island, New Zealand.

5.0 earthquake hits Salta, Argentina.

5.0 earthquake hits the Banda Sea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6,8 earthquake hits eastern Turkey.

At least 19 people have been killed and more than 600 have been injured in eastern Turkey after an earthquake rattled Elazig on Friday evening at 08:55 pm.

5.3 earthquake hits near the coast of Nicaragua.

5.3 earthquake hits the Xizang-Qinghai border, China.

5.1 earthquake hits the Cook Strait, New Zealand.

5,0 earthquake hits near the coast of Nicaragua.

5.0 earthquake hits eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.6 earthquake hits western Turkey.

5.6 earthquake hits near the east coast of Kamchatka, Russia.

5.6 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits Myanmar.

5.1 earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.1 earthquake hits southeast od Easter Island.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Souther4n Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone 06s (Blake), located approximately 66 nm east-southeast of Port Hedland, Australia, is tracking southwestward at 12 knots.

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NewsBytes:

Turkey – Flooding triggered by heavy rainfall has claimed the lives of two people in Southern Turkey.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 earthquake hits the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia.

5.3 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits Panay in the Philippines.

5.0 earthquake hits eastern Turkey.

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

5.0 Earthquake hits the western Indian-Antarctic ridge.

5.0 earthquake hits southern Iran.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 earthquake hits Hubei, China.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Western Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm 30w (Phanfone), located approximately 479 nm east of Da Nang, Vietnam, is tracking west-northwestward at 04 knots.

In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone (tc) 04p (Sarai), located approximately 166 nm west of Suva, Fiji, is tracking southward at 12 knots.

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NewsBytes:

Philippines – The death toll from Typhoon Phanfone’s battering of the Philippines on Christmas Day has risen to 28, and will likely climb further, authorities said on Friday. The storm, with wind gusts of up to 200 kilometres per hour, swept across remote villages and popular tourist destinations in the central Philippines on Wednesday.

Turkey – dana has been inundated by heavy rains since Monday which resumed Thursday after a brief break. Flash floods have severely affected this southern Turkish province, which is known for its extremely hot climate. Government officials visited the city Thursday and vowed to build new houses in the neighborhoods most affected by the floods. The floods damaged 123,151 decares of agricultural lands.

California – San Diego drivers who found themselves stranded in flood waters were rescued Thursday morning in Grantville after a severe storm brought flooding to the area.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

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In the Western Pacific Ocean: Typhoon 30w (Phanfone), located approximately 584 nm east-southeast of Da Nang, Vietnam, is tracking west-northwestward at 07 knots.

In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone (tc) 04p (Four), located approximately 320 nm north-northwest of Suva, Fiji, is tracking south-southeastward at 11 knots.

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NewsBytes:

Turkey – An entire neighborhood and tens of streets and avenues have been flooded during the unremitting rainfall which started in the southern province of Adana in the evening on Dec. 23. Damage to both housing and agriculture from the torrential rains is being assessed. Schools were suspended for two days, and rescue teams are being dispatched to save stranded people.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.1 earthquake hits Papua, Indonesia.

5.1 earthquake hits Antofagasta, Chile.

5.1 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the Dodecanese Islands – Turkey Border

5.0 earthquake hits the Chongqing – Guizhou border, China.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the Atlantic Ocean: Hurricane Lorenzo is located about 1360 mi…2190 km sw of the Azores with maximum sustained winds…155 mph…250 km/h. Present movement…n or 10 degrees at 10 mph…17 km/h.

In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm Narda is located about 75 mi…120 km s of Zihuatanejo Mexico and about 100 mi…160 km wsw of Acapulco Mexico with maximum sustained winds…45 mph…75 km/h. Present movement…nw or 315 degrees at 9 mph…14 km/h.

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In the Western Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm (td) 19w (Mitag), located approximately 449 nm south-southwest of Kadena AFB, Japan, is tracking northwestward at 10 knots.

NewsBytes:

UK – Heavy rain across parts of Wales and England, including Manchester, Cardiff, Lancashire and Leeds, has caused chaos forcing residents to flee their homes and severe travel disruption resulting from mudslides on train tracks.

Turkey – Heavy rains hit northwestern Turkey on Saturday, blocking roads in Artvin province of the Black Sea region, according to local media. Streams overflowed in the Borcka district of Artvin, some villages and neighborhood roads were closed due to landslides. The rains also flooded the lower floors of some buildings.

Niger – U.N. agencies are rushing to provide aid to tens of thousands of people affected by severe flooding in Niger. Floods caused by heavy rains, which began in June, have killed 57 people and affected 211,000.

India – A heavy spell of retreating monsoon rains has flooded wide areas of northern India, killing dozens of people this past week, an official said Saturday. Most of the 59 fatalities were caused by house collapses, lightning and drowning in Uttar Pradesh state. They included at least five people dying of snake bites in flooded areas. The temple city of Varanasi was lashed by 19 centimeters (7 inches) of rain on Thursday and Friday, flooding the bathing areas of the Ganges River used by thousands of Hindu pilgrims. Schools were shut on Saturday as the downpour caused disruptions in the state capital, Lucknow, and several towns, including Amethi and Hardoi.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.5 earthquake hits Seram, Indonesia.

5.8 earthquake hits western Turkey.

5.6 earthquake hits the Flores region, Indonesia.

5.4 earthquake hits Seram, Indonesia.

5.3 earthquake hits Catamarca, Argentina.

5.3 earthquake hits New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.3 earthquake hits the southern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.3 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.2 earthquake hits the southern mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.