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Seismic

Latest Earthquakes

Seismic information have been extracted from the USGS service and are updated every 15 minutes.

Statistics

  • This week
    Nr. of EQ above 5:
    13
  • This month
    Nr. of EQ above 5:
    75
  • This year
    Nr. of EQ above 5:
    1012

Relevant Links

Breaking News

Relevant earthquakes during the last 15 days (in terms of magnitude, depth and estimated population affected within 60km).

  • 8 Dec 2014 @09:54 (UTC)
    8km ESE of Punta de Burica
    population: 31,496
    depth: 10km
    6.7
    more
  • 8 Dec 2014 @09:54 (UTC)
    20km ESE of Punta de Burica
    population: 108,553
    depth: 10km
    6.7
    more
  • 7 Dec 2014 @02:22 (UTC)
    121km W of Panguna
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 10km
    6.8
    more
  • 7 Dec 2014 @02:22 (UTC)
    116km WSW of Panguna
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 10km
    6.8
    more
  • 6 Dec 2014 @06:21 (UTC)
    18km E of Punta de Burica
    population: 129,465
    depth: 36.08km
    5.8
    more

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News from Media

Latest Seismic Maps

The following maps have been collected from UNOSAT, WFP, ITHACA and ReliefWeb.

publish date
16 Apr 2013
source
WFP
Countries
Iran
file size
1.08MB
file format
JPG
publish date
09 Apr 2013
source
WFP
Countries
Iran
file size
0.84MB
file format
JPG
publish date
05 Sep 2012
source
WFP
Countries
Costa Rica
file size
0.24MB
file format
JPG
publish date
11 Aug 2012
source
WFP
Countries
Iran
file size
0.77MB
file format
JPG
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