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Magnitude 6.7 earthquake strikes off Solomon islands: USGS

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.7 struck off the Solomon Islands on Tuesday, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the second powerful tremor in the islands to Australia`s north in less than two weeks.

Quake of magnitude 7.4 strikes northwest of Ascension Island: USGS

An earthquake of magnitude 7.4 struck 975 km (606 miles) northwest of Ascension Island in the Atlantic Ocean on Monday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS )reported.

6.2 magnitude earthquake hits Vanuatu

There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties, and no tsunami warning was issued.

6.9 earthquake hits off Vanuatu, no tsunami threat

Vanuatu is part of the "Ring of Fire", a zone of tectonic activity around the Pacific that is subject to frequent earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.

Earthquake today in Tajikistan

Earthquake today in Tajikistan

As per the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the quake struck 109 kilometres west of Murghob at a depth of 28.7 earthquake.

Powerful 8.3-magnitude earthquake in Chile kills at least five, 1 million evacuated

Powerful 8.3-magnitude earthquake in Chile kills at least five, 1 million evacuated

A magnitude 8.3 earthquake hit off the coast of Chile on Wednesday, killing five people and forcing 1 million to flee their homes.

6.6-magnitude quake hits off Solomon Islands

 A shallow 6.6-magnitude quake hit off the Solomon Islands on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey said, but there was no Pacific-wide tsunami expected.

Strong earthquake rocks southern Philippines

A strong 6.1-magnitude quake struck off the southern Philippines on Friday, the US Geological Survey said.

6.7 magnitude earthquake hits Papua New Guinea: USGS

A 6.7 magnitude earthquake struck New Britain island off Papua New Guinea Thursday, 131 kilometres (81 miles) southwest of the town of Kokopo, US seismologists said.

6.8-magnitude quake off Vanuatu, no tsunami threat: USGS

A powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck off the Pacific nation of Vanuatu today, the United States Geological Survey said, but no tsunami threat was detected.

Earthquake of 5.9 magnitude hits off coast of Chile: USGS

A shallow earthquake of 5.9 magnitude struck off the coast of Chile, the US Geological Survey reported.

Tremor jolts Jammu and Kashmir, no damage reported

A slight-intensity tremor rocked Jammu and Kashmir Saturday morning, but no loss of life or property has been reported so far.

6.1-magnitude quake strikes off Solomons: USGS

The Solomon Islands are part of the "Ring of Fire", a zone of tectonic activity around the Pacific that is subject to frequent earthquakes.

5.8 quake rocks northern Philippines: USGS

The Philippines sits on the Pacific Ring of Fire, where continental plates collide, causing frequent seismic and volcanic activity.

Magnitude 6.7 Siberian quake causes no damage

Russia`s Emergency Situations Ministry says that a magnitude 6.7 earthquake has hit a sparsely populated area in Eastern Siberia.

Powerful earthquake hits Guatemala, killing at least 48

A 7.4-magnitude earthquake has rocked Guatemala, killing at least 48 people in two provinces.

Moderate earthquake shakes central California

Nearly 6,700 people reported on the US Geological Survey website that they felt the magnitude 5.3 quake when it struck outside of King City.

Earthquake in China leaves 67 dead, 731 injured

The 5.7 magnitude earthquake hit the border area of Yiliang county in Yunnan province and Weining county in the neighbouring Guizhou province at 11:19 am local time.

7.6 magnitude quake rocks Philippines, no casualties

A major earthquake measuring 7.6 on the Richter scale struck off the eastern coast of the Philippines, triggering tsunami warnings across the region.

China quake: 35 injured, 64,500 affected

The temblor also killed over 2,000 livestock due to collapsed sheds while a large number of houses were toppled.