Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global
6.0 earthquake hits southern Alaska.
5.7 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.
5.3 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.
5.3 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.
5.1 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.
5.0 earthquake hits the Izu islands off Japan.
Two 5.0 earthquakes hit the Molucca Sea.
Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
There are no current tropical storms.
The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:
Monkeypox – DR Congo
In a follow-up on the monkeypox outbreak reported in Maniema, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) earlier this month, the World Health Organization (WHO) reports the outbreak that was declared by the Congolese authorities on 9 December 2021 in Tunda health district in Kibombo territory in Maniema province now has 196 cases and 24 deaths.