Earthquake


Earthquake in Tanzania kills 10

Note:  This post original appeared in the Natural Hazards, GIS and Disaster Management blog and is used with permission from the author. Update:  The author posted an update on the earthquake’s impacts and response on September 12, 2016. A magnitude 5.7 earthquake struck 23 km east north east of Nsunga in Tanzania on 10 September….


6.9 earthquake felt across Northern California, southern Oregon ~Shelby Grad, L.A. Times

There were no immediate reports of injuries or major damage from a magnitude 6.9 earthquake that occurred off the coast of Eureka in Northern California on Sunday night. The quake, which was followed by several smaller aftershocks, was felt across Northern California and as far south as San Francisco, according to the U.S. Geological Survey….