Tag: Quake

After Taiwan, massive 7.7 magnitude quake hits Mexico; 1 dead
After Taiwan, massive 7.7 magnitude quake hits Mexico; 1 dead

Mexico City Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum said it a tweet that "fortunately there was no major damage" in the capital following Monday's quake.

  • Tuesday, 20 September 2022
Harvard-Google AI model to predict quake aftershock sites

San Francisco: The Harvard University has teamed up with Google to develop a machine learning-based model to predict aftershock locations post a quake. It may help in the deployment of emergency services and assist in evacuation plans, a researcher said. “We teamed up with machine learning experts at Google to see if we could apply […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
7.3-magnitude quake jolts Venezuela, no tsunami threat

Caracas: An earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale has jolted Venezuela’s northeast coast, with no immediate reports of casualties. The Venezuelan Seismological Research Foundation (Funvisis) said the quake occurred on Tuesday evening at 5:31 p.m., with the epicentre located 19 km southeast of the town of Yaguaraparo, in Sucre state, Xinhua news agency reported. The […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
6.9-magnitude quake hits southern China

Lhasa: An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.9 hit Nyingchi, southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region, in the wee hours of Saturday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC). No casualty has been reported after the quake which struck at 6:34 a.m. on Saturday (Beijing Time), Xinhua news agency reported. However, the quake caused power […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
6.4-magnitude quake hits Philippines

Manila: A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck the southern Philippines island of Mindanao on Wednesday, authorities said. There were no reports of any casualties or structural damages, Efe news reported. The US Geological Survey, which records worldwide seismic activity, said the earthquake occurred at 7.37 pm local time (5.07 pm IST) and its epicentre was located some […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021