Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits the Gulf of California.

5.1 earthquake hits eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea.

5.0 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.0 earthquake hits off the east coast of Kamchatka, Russia.

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

5.0 earthquake hits near the south coast of western Honshu, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 earthquake hits Tarapaca, Chile.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

There are no current tropical storms.

Newsbytes:

Yemen – More severe flooding has caused damage and fatalities in parts of Yemen, in particular in Hajjah and Al Jawf governorates over the last few days. Heavy rain and flooding struck in several districts of Hajjah Governorate from 03 August 2022. The city of Hajjah recorded 24.6 mm of rain in 24 hours to 03 August, 2022. Flooding and heavy rains also has caused damage and fatalities in Al Jawf Governorate. Two people died after a vehicle was swept away in Khabb wa ash Sha’af District. Six homes were destroyed and around 20 damaged in Al Hazm city. A number of other districts were also affected, with homes, crops, water wells and solar electricity systems all damaged.

Japan – Authorities issued evacuation orders to over 300,000 people in northern and central Japan after heavy rain caused flooding and mudslides. Disaster authorities reported dozens of homes have been damaged in the prefectures of Aomori, Iwate, Akita and Fukushima. Houses were also damaged in Yamagata and Niigata prefectures. A bridge in Iide, Yamagata was destroyed.

Nigeria – At least 7 people have lost their lives and hundreds of homes have been damaged or destroyed after severe flooding in parts of Jigawa State in northern Nigeria. Heavy rain from around 01 August 2022 triggered floods in several parts of Jigawa including the Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Kiri Kasamma, Dutse, Hadejia, Kafin Hausa, Guri, Auyo and Jahun. Several other people have been injured and hundreds of homes damaged or destroyed. Wide areas of farmland and crops have also suffered damage.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

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

5.5 earthquake hits Nicaragua.

5.5 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.3 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.3 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

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

5.5 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

5.4 earthquake hits the Russia-Mongolia border.

5.3 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.2 earthquake hits Sulawesi, Indonesia.

5.2 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

Two 5.1 earthquakes hit the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits the Scotia Sea.

5.1 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits the Bonin Islands off Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits Sakhalin, Russia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits Myanmar.

5.6 earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.1 earthquake hits Southeast of the Loyalty Islands.

5.1 earthquake hits Myanmar.

5.1 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

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

5.0 earthquake hits Myanmar.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

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

5.2 earthquake hits southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia.

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

Two 5.0 earthquakes hit the Andaman Islands off India.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits Myanmar.

5.2 earthquake hits the Molucca Sea.

5.2 earthquake hits southern Xinjiang, China.

5.0 earthquake hits the Izu Islands off Japan.

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

5.6 earthquake hits New Ireland, Papua New Guinea.

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

Two 5.0 earthquakes hit Taiwan.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.2 earthquake hits near the west coast of Honshu, Japan.

6.0 earthquake hits Taiwan.

5.3 earthquake hits offshore Guatemala.

5.2 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Taiwan.

5.0 earthquake hits the Dodecanese Islands, Greece.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.5 earthquake hits Mendoza, Argentina.

5.5 earthquake hits. Near the west coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.3 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.2 earthquake hits the Ryukyu Islands off Japan.

5.1 earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 earthquake hits the Hindu Kush, Afghanistan.

5.3 earthquake hits the Anguilla region, Leeward Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits he Cayman Islands.

5.0 earthquake hits Shikoku, Japan.

5.0 earthquake hits northern Xinjiang, China.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.1 earthquake hits eastern Turkey.

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

5.0 earthquake hits New Caledonia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 earthquake hits western Sichuan, China

5.4 earthquake hits western Sichuan, China.

5.3 earthquake hits the Fox Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.2 earthquake hits Hokkaido, Japan.

5.2 earthquake hits western Sichuan, China.

5.0 earthquake hits Cyprus.

5.0 earthquake hits Guatemala.