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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:
    7
  • This month
    Nr. of EQ above 5:
    43
  • This year
    Nr. of EQ above 5:
    788

Relevant Links

Breaking News

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

  • 13 Jul 2014 @10:54 (UTC)
    22km W of Iquique
    population: 235,134
    depth: 35.68km
    6.1
    more
  • 7 Jul 2014 @01:23 (UTC)
    8km NE of Puerto Madero
    population: 295,585
    depth: 92.2km
    7.1
    more
  • 7 Jul 2014 @01:23 (UTC)
    17km WSW of Mazatan
    population: 274,137
    depth: 76km
    7.1
    more
  • 7 Jul 2014 @01:23 (UTC)
    18km WSW of Mazatan
    population: 274,137
    depth: 33km
    7.1
    more
  • 5 Jul 2014 @12:42 (UTC)
    8km ENE of Miyako
    population: 148,123
    depth: 44.94km
    5.7
    more
  • 4 Jul 2014 @05:00 (UTC)
    204km S of Taron
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 39km
    6.7
    more
  • 4 Jul 2014 @05:00 (UTC)
    193km S of Taron
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 10km
    6.6
    more
  • 4 Jul 2014 @05:00 (UTC)
    200km S of Taron
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 10km
    6.7
    more
  • 3 Jul 2014 @09:50 (UTC)
    236km ESE of Raoul Island
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 33km
    6.6
    more
  • 3 Jul 2014 @09:50 (UTC)
    233km ESE of Raoul Island
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 33km
    6.6
    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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