Strong 6.3-magnitude quake shakes Chile

A strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake jolted central Chile on Tuesday, though there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage to property, the US Geological Survey reported.

Strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake hits southern Taiwan: USGS

A strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan early on Saturday, the US Geological Survey said.

Strong 7.0-magnitude quake strikes eastern Russia: USGS

Strong 7.0-magnitude quake strikes eastern Russia: USGS

A strong 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck eastern Russia on Saturday morning, the US Geological Survey said.

Tremors in US Northeast caused by sonic boom, not quake: Report

Sonic booms are often mistaken for seismic activity, according to the USGS website.

7.1-magnitude earthquake hits southern Alaska coast: USGS

A major earthquake measuring 7.1 magnitude on the richter scale struck southern Alaska at 1030 GMT on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said.

The quake occurred near Pedro Bay at a depth of 104 kilometers (65 miles), according to scientists with the US Geological Survey.

Strong quake strikes off Mexico's Pacific coast

The earthquake's epicenter was 267 kilometers from the popular tourist resort of Puerto Vallarta.

Strong earthquake struck off Indonesia's Talaud islands

A strong earthquake struck off North Sulawesi province in central Indonesia, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

Chandigarh-Mananli National Highway blocked due to land slide

The earthquake - which epicentre was in Tajikistan - was also experienced in Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab and New Delhi, besides Pakistan.

7.1-magnitude quake hits southern Indian Ocean: USGS

7.1-magnitude quake hits southern Indian Ocean: USGS

The shallow tremor struck at 6:24 am (22:24 GMT Monday), some 1,020 km (634 miles) east-northeast of Heard Island and McDonald Islands, the US Geological Survey said.

Two major earthquakes jolt Peru, neighbours

Two major earthquakes jolt Peru, neighbours

The first quake, which struck at 5:45 pm (2245 GMT), was 601 kilometers (373 miles) deep.

Acapulco rattled by 5.5-magnitude earthquake

The onshore earthquake had a depth of 37.9 kilometers.

5.9-magnitude quake hits northern Afghanistan: USGS

Earthquake hits Afghanistan, North India feels tremors.

Strong 6.8-magnitude quake rocks Chile: USGS

A strong 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck Chile on Saturday but there was no tsunami alert, seismologists said.

Earthquake kills 22, injures 129 in Afghanistan

An magnitude 7.7 struck Afghanistan on Monday, killing at least 22 and injuring over 120 while leaving several houses destroyed in different provinces. Roofs of dozens of houses and some schools caved in, trapping the students and inhabitants. However, the total casualties could not be confirmed.

6.6-magnitude quake hits 180 kms Dadali, Solomon Islands

 An earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale jolted 180 km southwest of Dadali, Solomon Islands at 04.12 on Monday, the US Geological Survey said.

Magnitude 5.2 earthquake hits central Iran

A magnitude 5.2 earthquake struck central Iran on Friday, the US Geological Survey said.

The quake hit shortly after 1000 GMT and was centred around 60 km (40 miles) southeast of the city of Kerman, the USGS said. It struck at a depth of 37 km.

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake rattles south-central Alaska

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake rattled a wide area of south-central Alaska, including Anchorage, on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey reported, but there were no immediate reports of serious damage or injuries.

Earthquake of 6.9 magnitude strikes Alaska's Aleutians: USGS

An earthquake measuring magnitude 6.9 struck the Aleutian Islands in the US state of Alaska late on Sunday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake hits near Tonga: USGS

A 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck near the South Pacific Island nation of Tonga on Monday, the US Geological Survey said.

6.0-magnitude earthquake strikes off Indonesia: USGS

 A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the Indonesian island of Java Sunday, the US Geological Survey reported, but local officials said there was no risk of a tsunami.