Tag Archives: Quake

Japan Quakes

Sorry for not posting earlier or often. I have noticed a pattern, but I am not sure it really is a pattern or if it’s something I am projecting onto the data so more data required. In the Japan area … Continue reading

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Siberia and Taiwan Quakes

A pair of significant quakes today in Asia. First was the 5.9 magnitude 13 mile deep quake centered at the south end of the island near Taitung City. Sharp shaking midmorning local time didn’t cause a lot of damage, affected … Continue reading

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California and Oregon Quakes

Two interesting quakes in the last few days have been the 5.6 magnitude quake near Eureka California and the 6.0 quake off of the coast of Oregon. Both of them shallow quakes, but being close together they are not on … Continue reading

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Feb 4 Vancouver Island Quake

I know this was a few days ago but I wanted to check a few things. There was a 5.7 magnitude off of Vancouver Island. This is close to the Cascadia subduction fault. As soon as you say Cascadia a … Continue reading

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Two medium magnitude quakes hit Italy today, one in the wee hours of the morning was a 4.0 and woke people up but caused little damage, the other was 8 hours later, a magnitude 5.1 and caused fear and confusion but … Continue reading

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Iran Quake today

Normally Iran has quakes on the west side, in the mountains away from it’s cities and towns. But today they had a quake big enough to cause damage only 11 km from Neyshabur a town in the north east of the … Continue reading

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Philippines flash floods and Puerto Rico quake

Today started with the news of hundreds of deaths in flash floods in the Philippines. With torrential rains from  a tropical storm, Washi. The flooding was unexpected and in the middle of the night washing people out of their beds, causing immense … Continue reading

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