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#Seismic Activity

# seismic-activity - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Yes, scientists have proven that Ireland has got much quieter over the last two weeks
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Yes, scientists have proven that Ireland has got much quieter over the last two weeks

Apr 8th 2020, 5:04 PM 45,360 Views 55 Comments

A new study shows that human-made noise has dropped since the Covid-19 restrictions were introduced.

# seismic-activity - Monday 27 August, 2012

Brief tsunami warning issued after 7.3-mag quake off El Salvador
# Central America
# Central America

Brief tsunami warning issued after 7.3-mag quake off El Salvador

Aug 27th 2012, 8:56 AM 2,787 Views 1 Comment

The warning affected parts of many Central American countries, but the biggest wave registered a mere four inches.

# seismic-activity - Monday 20 February, 2012

Christchurch remains a 'safe haven', a year after 6.1-magnitude quake
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Christchurch remains a 'safe haven', a year after 6.1-magnitude quake

Feb 20th 2012, 12:00 PM 1,692 Views 3 Comments

The February 22 earthquake killed 185 people and left major infrastructural damage. So why aren’t people leaving town?

# seismic-activity - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

5.9-magnitude earthquake strikes eastern United States
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

5.9-magnitude earthquake strikes eastern United States

Aug 23rd 2011, 8:13 PM 1,116 Views 13 Comments

The earthquake sparked the emergency evacuation of the Pentagon, the White House and several airport control towers.

# seismic-activity - Saturday 12 March, 2011

A quick guide to the Richter Scale
# Seismic Activity
# Seismic Activity

A quick guide to the Richter Scale

Mar 12th 2011, 10:56 AM 5,264 Views 0 Comments

It’s important to understand that an earthquake of magnitude 8 isn’t twice as bad as a mag-4 – it’s a million times worse.