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Undersea quake strikes south of Bali in Indonesia

There has been no tsunami warning from the Hawaii-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.

Jul 16, 2019, 06:34 AM IST

6.0 magnitude earthquake rattles Papua New Guinea

According to the USGS, the quake occurred at 5:08 PM and its epicentre was located 174 kilometres north of Arawa.

Jul 12, 2019, 07:44 AM IST

Tsunami alert issued after earthquake of 6.9 magnitude hits eastern Indonesia

The quake struck out at sea at a revised depth of 36 km (22 miles) and several smaller aftershocks followed, according to the Indonesian geophysics agency BMKG.

Jul 08, 2019, 06:21 AM IST

Earthquake measuring 3.1 on Richter scale hits Uttarkashi, tremors felt in Rudraprayag

The low-intensity earthquake struck Uttarkashi around 9 PM.

Jul 06, 2019, 22:08 PM IST

7.1-magnitude earthquake rocks California, day after strongest quake in region in 25 years

Strong aftershocks have jolted the desert region since a 6.4 quake on Thursday. 

Jul 06, 2019, 09:48 AM IST

5.5 magnitude earthquake rocks Hindu Kush area in Afghanistan

An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter Scale rocked Afghanistan's Kabul on Thursday.

Jul 04, 2019, 11:50 AM IST

Mock drill on earthquake across Delhi NCR

Mock drill on earthquake across Delhi NCR. To know more watch the video.

Jun 29, 2019, 19:54 PM IST

Earthquake of 7.5 magnitude hits remote area of Indonesia: USGS

There has been no initial tsunami warnings.

Jun 24, 2019, 08:57 AM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 hits Indonesia: USGS

The quake, in an area that is sparsely populated, had a depth of 10 km, the USGS said.

Jun 20, 2019, 06:14 AM IST

Strong earthquake strikes northwest Japan, triggers small tsunami, power cuts

The magnitude 6.4 quake, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS), lasted for as long as 20 seconds and damage included a landslide that struck a road, according to public broadcaster NHK.

Jun 19, 2019, 06:40 AM IST

New Zealand withdraws tsunami alert after powerful earthquake

A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck near the remote Kermadec Islands northeast of New Zealand Sunday, briefly prompting a tsunami warning.

Jun 16, 2019, 07:18 AM IST

Earthquake rocks Gujarat ahead of Cyclone Vayu

An earthquake measuring 2.3 on the Richter scale rocked Gujarat on Wednesday, hours ahead of the scheduled landfall of Cyclone Vayu. 

Jun 12, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

Earthquake strikes several parts of Gujarat, tremors felt in Ahmedabad, Banaskantha

An earthquake measuring 4.0 on the Richter scale struck several parts of Gujarat on Wednesday night. The tremors were felt in Ahmedabad, Sabarkantha, Banaskantha, Aravalli and Ambaji. 

Jun 05, 2019, 23:13 PM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 6.6 strikes off El Salvador coast: USGS

The US National Tsunami Warning Center said there was no warning in place for the coast of the western United States.

May 30, 2019, 15:09 PM IST

Strong earthquake rocks northern Peru, one dead

"This is a quake of great magnitude, the biggest in 12 years, since 2007," Vizcarra told reporters.

May 26, 2019, 21:39 PM IST

Earthquake in parts of Jharkhand, West Bengal, no casualties

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 on the Richter Scale hit Bankura at 10:39 am.

May 26, 2019, 11:19 AM IST

5.8-magnitude earthquake hits Andaman and Nicobar islands

This comes a day after an earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter Scale shook Nicobar Islands region in the wee hours of Tuesday.

May 22, 2019, 10:16 AM IST

Magnitude 5.3 earthquake strikes near Iraq's Sulaimaniya: USGS

USGS said the earthquake occurred 71 km southeast of the city at a depth of 10 km. 

May 11, 2019, 17:07 PM IST

Two earthquakes jolt Japan, no tsunami warning issued

Japan is prone to frequent earthquakes and lies in the "Ring of Fire", an area in the basin of the Pacific Ocean, which is vulnerable to frequent earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.

May 10, 2019, 07:17 AM IST

7.2-magnitude earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

A 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, according to the US Geological Survey.

May 07, 2019, 06:26 AM IST