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.

Quake jolts China`s Xinjiang region; 24 injured

Strong tremors were felt around 5.07 am local time in Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

Earthquake hits Indonesia

Indonesia sits on a vulnerable quake-prone zone called "the Pacific Ring of Fire".

Earthquake hits Japan, no damage reported

The quake was rated only 4 on Japan`s seven-point seismic scale and no tsunami warning was issued.

Earthquake rocks northern Italy, 20 dead

A magnitude 5.8 earthquake struck the same area of northern Italy which was stricken by another fatal tremor on May 20.

Strong earthquake hits Norwegian Sea: USGS

The Norwegian Sea is a marginal sea in the North Atlantic Ocean, northwest of Norway.

Earthquake jolts Indonesia; no tsunami alert

Indonesia, straddling a series of fault lines and volcanoes, is prone to seismic upheaval due to its location on the Pacific "Ring of Fire”.

Strong earthquake strikes off the coast of Mexico

The US Geological Survey reports a preliminary reading of 6.9 magnitude.

Earthquakes shake Mexico, US

Mexico City Mayor Marcelo Ebrard said on his Twitter account that key services in the capital were operating normally.

Two injured in Mexico quake have died: Mayor

Tuesday`s earthquake caused about 60 houses to collapse and damaged about 800 more homes.

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake shakes southwest Siberia

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries from the temblor that rattled the region.