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5.7 magnitude earthquake rattles Japan as country braces for powerful Typhoon Hagibis

An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale struck Japan on Saturday, country`s Meteorological Agency said. The epicentre of the quake, which occurred at around 6:22 pm (local time), was registered at a depth of 80 kilometres in the Chiba-ken region.

Oct 12, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

Moderate earthquake shakes Istanbul, 8 injured

The tremor was at a depth of 12.6 km, the Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute said, locating its epicentre 70 km (44 miles) west of Istanbul in the Marmara Sea, south of the town of Silivri. It struck at 1:59 pm.

Sep 27, 2019, 15:01 PM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 hits Pakistan-India border region

This comes two days after at least 19 people were killed and around 100 injured after an earthquake of magnitude 5.8 jolted Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). The quake damaged roads and many buildings in Mirpur, a town in PoK, which has been worst affected by the earthquake.

Sep 26, 2019, 15:03 PM IST

32 injured as another earthquake jolts Pakistan

According to the National Seismic Monitoring Centre, the epicentre of Thursday's 4.4-magnitude tremor was 6 km north of Jhelum. Sources said that most of the injured were from Thothal in Mirpur.

Sep 26, 2019, 14:54 PM IST

One dead after earthquake of magnitude 6.8 hits Indonesia, no tsunami risk

Disaster officials said the early morning quake, initially measured at a magnitude of 6.8, woke residents of towns such as the provincial capital of Ambon, about 40 km (25 miles) from the epicentre, but the geophysics agency ruled out a tsunami.

Sep 26, 2019, 06:33 AM IST

19 killed, 100 injured as 5.8 magnitude earthquake rocks Pakistan Occupied Kashmir

Major General Asif Ghafoor, a spokesman for the Pakistan Armed Forces, said that army troops with aviation and medical support teams have been sent to the affected areas for relief and rescue operations. 

Sep 24, 2019, 20:46 PM IST

6.3 magnitude earthquake hits Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, tremors jolt Delhi-NCR, north India

According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck at a shallow depth of 10 kilometers with its epicenter lying 1km southeast of Mirpur, Pakistan Occupied Kashmir. 

Sep 24, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

6.3 magnitude earthquake hits northwest of Pakistan's Lahore, tremors felt in Delhi, Chandigarh

According to the private earthquake monitoring agencies, the epicenter is somewhere in Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir. It has been measured at 6.3 on the Richter scale.

Sep 24, 2019, 17:01 PM IST

Earthquake across North India, Delhi-NCR feel tremors

Earthquake across North India, Delhi-NCR feel tremors. Watch video to know more.

Sep 24, 2019, 16:54 PM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 hits Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh

An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 on the Richter scale took place on Monday at Pithoragarh district in Uttarakhand. The tremors were felt at 8.04 pm near the border of India and Nepal.

Sep 16, 2019, 21:29 PM IST

3.4 magnitude earthquake hits Chamba in Himachal Pradesh, no casualties reported

An earthquake measuring 3.4 on Richter scale struck Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh late on Saturday.

Sep 08, 2019, 07:09 AM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 hits East of Tuensang in Nagaland

An earthquake of magnitude 4.7 struck 132 km East of Tuensang in Nagaland on Monday, European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said.

Aug 26, 2019, 09:11 AM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 4.2 hits Gujarat's Kutch

The tremors were felt in Bhachau city in the district around 2.43 pm. According to the Institute of Seismological Research, Gandhinagar, the epicentre of the earthquake remained near Bhachau. The epicentre is said to be six km north-west.

Aug 19, 2019, 15:40 PM IST

Earthquake tremors felt in Kolkata and parts of West Bengal

Earthquake felt in Kolkata and parts of Bengal on Saturday evening.

Aug 03, 2019, 17:12 PM IST

7.4 magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia's west coast, tsunami warning issued

A strong earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale has struck the west coast of Indonesia on Friday, according to the United States Geological Survey.

Aug 02, 2019, 18:30 PM IST

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake strikes off Chile, no damage reported

The quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.5, was centred 87 miles (140 km) southwest of the coastal city of Valparaiso in central Chile, the USGS said. The quake was very shallow below the seabed.

Aug 02, 2019, 06:27 AM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 4.0 strikes West Bengal

An earthquake measuring 4.0 magnitudes on the Richter Scale hit the eastern state of West Bengal on Monday morning.

Jul 29, 2019, 10:12 AM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 6.3 strikes south coast of Japan, no tsunami warning issued

No tsunami warning has been issued after an earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale struck off the coast of Honshu on Sunday.

Jul 28, 2019, 09:15 AM IST

2 earthquakes strike Maharashtra's Palghar within minutes on Thursday, 1 dead

The entire region has been experiencing tremors routinely since November 2018, with most of them centred around Dudhalwadi village.

Jul 25, 2019, 07:41 AM IST

5.5-magnitude earthquake hits Arunachal Pradesh again; tremors felt in Assam, China

An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter Scale hit Arunachal Pradesh's East Kameng on Saturday morning. There are no reports of any injuries or casualties.

Jul 20, 2019, 07:11 AM IST