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#Quake

# quake - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Donegal struck by 2.1 magnitude earthquake

The earthquake struck at 9.18pm last night.

# quake - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Nasa Mars lander picks up what's likely first detected 'Marsquake'

Nasa has said the new seismic event was too small to provide solid data on the Martian interior.

# quake - Monday 8 April, 2019

Donegal struck by 2.4 magnitude earthquake overnight

Tremors were felt by members of the public around the Killybegs area.

# quake - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Tsunami warning as magnitude 7.5 earthquake strikes off New Caledonia

There were no immediate reports of damage from the earthquake.

# quake - Monday 20 August, 2018

10 more dead after fresh 6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia's Lombok island

The quakes hit throughout yesterday, with the first measuring 6.3 shortly before midday which triggered landslides.

# quake - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

All Irish tourists taken off earthquake-stricken Gili Islands, ambassador says

Rescuers today resumed the search for survivors, and to recover the bodies of victims.

# quake - Monday 6 August, 2018

'Everyone was screaming... it was so scary': Irish woman caught up in Indonesia earthquake

Teacher Colleen Garry is travelling in Indonesia for six weeks and told us what it was like to get caught up in the quake.

# quake - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake strikes southwest Britain

The earthquake struck at 2.31pm near Swansea, Wales.

# quake - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Mexican rescuers race to free girl trapped under school rubble

The magnitude 7.1 quake has killed at least 245 people in central Mexico and injured over 2,000.

# quake - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

At least 42 dead as earthquake hits Mexico City and destroys buildings and bridges Quake This post contains videos

At least 42 dead as earthquake hits Mexico City and destroys buildings and bridges

The US Geological Survey put the quake’s magnitude at 7.1.

# quake - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Italy avalanche: Several children confirmed missing as extent of devastation emerges

Prospects of anyone being rescued alive from the ill-fated Hotel Rigopiano look bleak.

# quake - Sunday 18 December, 2016

The farmers, their little pigs and the wolves: An Italy earthquake survival tale

A month after the quakes, the Fausti family managed to get itself up and running again – but it was no easy task.

# quake - Sunday 13 November, 2016

At least two killed as massive earthquake hits New Zealand

Christchurch was the location of a powerful earthquake in 2011.

# quake - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Evacuations but no major damage as New Zealand hit by earthquake

A swarm of aftershocks rocked the region.

# quake - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Japan might put toilets in lifts in case people get stuck during earthquakes

Definitely qualifies as an emergency.

# quake - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Nepal earthquake survivor: 'More than anything now, the women need safety'

One month on, a survivor of the Nepalese earthquake talks about the conditions in the camps and the dangers faced by displaced women and girls.

# quake - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Earthquake strikes in Wales (and shakes Ireland a tiny bit)

# quake - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

"People have no hope left. We know that another quake is coming"

The search has also been continuing for a US military helicopter that went missing while delivering aid.

Irish people are jokingly using Facebook's Nepal safety check-in

Their friends really aren’t impressed.

# quake - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament Panic This post contains videos

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament

Dozens of people have been declared dead after the 7.3 magnitude earthquake.

# quake - Saturday 2 May, 2015

'No chance' of more survivors beneath rubble

The Department of Foreign Affairs here has confirmed all 170 Irish in affected regions have been accounted for.

# quake - Saturday 22 November, 2014

'No damage to any nuclear power stations' after strong quake hits Japan

Five people are feared trapped in collapsed buildings.

# quake - Sunday 3 August, 2014

At least 367 dead in southwest China earthquake

The quake measured 6.1 on the Richter Scale.

# quake - Friday 11 July, 2014

Tsunami warning issued after earthquake hits off Fukushima coast

The 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck in the Pacific off Fukushima.

# quake - Saturday 5 July, 2014

5.7-magnitude quake hits Japan

So far, there have been no reports of damage.

# quake - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Five dead after 8.2 earthquake rocks northern Chile

The five died in the cities of Iquique and Alto Hospicio.

# quake - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Earthquake! Small tremor felt in south east Ireland last night

There have been no reports so far of damage, with seismologists saying it was of a “low magnitude”.

# quake - Monday 17 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge An earthquake has woken every Twitter user in Los Angeles at 6.30am Alarm Call

# quake - Friday 25 October, 2013

Small tsunami hits Japan after quake

People were warned to stay away from the coast as the tsunami approached.

# quake - Sunday 25 August, 2013

There were two earthquakes in the Irish Sea this morning

Both of the quakes happened close to the English coastline with the larger registering a 3.3 on the Richter scale.

# quake - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'

A 5.0 earthquake hit 188km northwest of Indonesia, the US Geological Survey also said.

# quake - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Strong 6.5 quake shakes New Zealand

The quake hit 57 kilometres south-southwest of Wellington.

# quake - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Did you feel the earth move at 4.16am? (Seriously)

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake struck Wales in the early hours of this morning – and was even felt 110km away on Ireland’s east coast.

# quake - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Powerful quake strikes Afghanistan, tremors felt in Pakistan

The 5.7-magnitude earthquake struck at a depth of 65 kilometres, close to the Pakistani border.

# quake - Monday 25 February, 2013

Quake shakes buildings in Tokyo

No risk of a tsunami, says Japan’s meteorological agency.

# quake - Monday 10 December, 2012

Earthquake hits Indonesia's Banda Sea

There is not said to be a tsunami threat after the earthquake.

# quake - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Iran earthquake kills five, destroys villages in rural area

The quake registered 5.5 on the moment magnitude scale and hit at around 5pm GMT.

# quake - Sunday 5 August, 2012

New Zealand begins implosion of quake-hit buildings

This was the first implosion of a building damaged by a quake, and thousands of people turned out to watch.

# quake - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

New Zealand struck by 7.0-magnitude earthquake

Quake struck off the southern coast of the North Island.

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