# earthquake - Yesterday’s News
A strong aftershock has hit the region, as a massive rescue effort gets under way.
From The Daily Edge
Facebook is asking people to mark themselves as ‘safe’ after the massive earthquake yesterday.
# earthquake - Saturday 25 April, 2015
It has been reported that a number of Irish people are now stranded in Nepal.
# earthquake - Monday 13 April, 2015
The quake hit in the early hours of this morning.
# earthquake - Monday 30 March, 2015
All of the news, none of the waiting.
The quake occurred 55 kilometres from the nearest city of Kokopo on New Britain island.
# earthquake - Monday 23 February, 2015
There are no reports of any injuries.
# earthquake - Monday 12 January, 2015
The poorest country in the western hemisphere was brought to its knees in 2010, but now it has other threats to deal with amid the efforts to rebuild.
More than 220,000 people lost their lives in the disaster.
# earthquake - Saturday 22 November, 2014
Five people are feared trapped in collapsed buildings.
# earthquake - Saturday 6 September, 2014
Spoiler: Ireland is grand.
# earthquake - Monday 25 August, 2014
The child is in critical condition and some 130 people were injured in the quake.
# earthquake - Sunday 24 August, 2014
The epicentre was based near Napa.
Iceland’s Meteorological Office said there is no sign of an eruption.
# earthquake - Tuesday 5 August, 2014
The government is distributing food and water which is given to old people and children first.
# earthquake - Monday 4 August, 2014
So far, 398 people have been confirmed dead and 1,801 injured.
# earthquake - Sunday 3 August, 2014
The quake measured 6.1 on the Richter Scale.
# earthquake - Saturday 5 July, 2014
So far, there have been no reports of damage.
# earthquake - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
People there aren’t used to earthquakes, and the recent cluster have some residents worried.
# earthquake - Friday 9 May, 2014
One of the quakes struck at the relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometres.
# earthquake - Friday 18 April, 2014
The quake’s epicenter was 19 miles northwest of Tecpan.
# earthquake - Thursday 3 April, 2014
Chilean President Michelle Bachelet was one of those forced to evacuate.
# earthquake - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
The five died in the cities of Iquique and Alto Hospicio.
# earthquake - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
People are picking up garden furniture all over the place.
There have been no reports so far of damage, with seismologists saying it was of a “low magnitude”.
# earthquake - Monday 20 January, 2014
There have been no immediate reports of injuries.
# earthquake - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
The Irish National Seismic Network says that earthquakes around Ireland are usually at a magnitude of about 1.5 or 1.8 so this is definitely more significant.
# earthquake - Wednesday 6 November, 2013
Since arriving on Monday Gleeson has visited a number of the facilities supported by GOAL.
# earthquake - Friday 25 October, 2013
People were warned to stay away from the coast as the tsunami approached.
# earthquake - Thursday 17 October, 2013
Be one of the 24 million people taking part and get under your desk at 6.17pm to join in.
# earthquake - Tuesday 15 October, 2013
The earthquake reached 7.2 on the Richter scale.
# earthquake - Saturday 5 October, 2013
War and natural disasters are causing destruction so a non-profit organisation plans to digitally scan 500 heritage sites over the next five years.
# earthquake - Saturday 28 September, 2013
Plus: How many €50 notes were discovered in developer Tom McFeely’s former home on Ailesbury Road?
# earthquake - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
People have already started exploring the land which emerged out of the Arabian Sea yesterday.
# earthquake - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
Up to a third of buildings in the Baluchistan province may have been destroyed in the largest earthquake anywhere in the world this year.
# earthquake - Tuesday 3 September, 2013
A costly untested subterranean ice wall be constructed in a desperate step to stop the leaks after repeated failures by the plant’s operator.
# earthquake - Sunday 25 August, 2013
Both of the quakes happened close to the English coastline with the larger registering a 3.3 on the Richter scale.
# earthquake - Friday 16 August, 2013
No tsunami warning has been issued after a 6.5 magnitude temblor hit the country’s South Island.
# earthquake - Saturday 10 August, 2013
A 5.0 earthquake hit 188km northwest of Indonesia, the US Geological Survey also said.
# earthquake - Monday 22 July, 2013
The quake saw more than 21,000 buildings being severely damaged, with 1,200 collapsing.