Tsunami Archive

Viral: Indonesia quake-tsunami video

Sulawesi, an island in Indonesia was hit with a magnitude 7.5 earthquake at around 3 p.m., Friday. Near Palu, there were other three quakes of 4.9 and larger magnitudes that were also experienced.These triggered a tsunami , and waves of  1.5 meters …

5.6 Magnitude Earthquake rattles Japan

Just two days after a powerful tremor that triggered a tsunami near the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant, a 5.6 magnitude earthquake rattles Japan. According to reports gathered from US Geological Survey, the tremor happened early Thursday shaking the Northeast …

Magnitude 7.4 earthquake hit New Zealand

The US Geological Survey magnitude 7.4 earthquake rocked central New Zealand just after midnight. As such, New Zealand's Civil Defense warned residents along the country's entire east coast to seek higher ground. And as per reports, the Magnitude 7.4 earthquake generated a …

QUAKE RECORD as of March 2015

Two successive strong earthquakes rock Tonga and Samoa islands, Monday night, March 30. The first quake had a magnitude 6.4 and depth of 11 km located  109 km Northeast of Hihifo, Tonga. After 30 minutes, a 6.5 magnitude hit 99 km East-northeast …

QUAKE RECORD as of February 2015

 A 4.1-magnitude rattles Baguio City, Tuesday morning, Feb. 24. The quake was recorded at around 7:14 am and it is said not to cause any damages. The epicenter was located at 13 km southeast of the city with a depth of only …