Earthquake


Quake Hits Southeast Iran, Destroys Homes

A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.0 struck southeastern Iran on Friday, injuring at least 42 people and destroying several homes in an area where most people live in villages of…

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USGS: Magnitude 4.1 Quake Strikes Delaware

A magnitude 4.1 quake struck Delaware on Thursday, in a rare seismological occurrence for the U.S. Northeast, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The quake, previously reported at magnitude 5.1 and…

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No Israeli Aid Plans for Iran-Iraq Quake Area

In recent weeks, Israel has sent emergency aid to Houston after Hurrican Harvey and to Madagascar to help contain the Black Death plague, but it will probably not be sending…

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Morristown, NJ Hit by 1.5 Magnitude Earthquake

Federal officials say a small earthquake rocked part of New Jersey — measuring in at magnitude 1.5. The U.S. Geological Survey says it recorded the quake around 6:30 p.m. Monday…

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Mexico Tallying the Economic Cost of Big Earthquake

Mexican government officials are tallying up the economic losses of the magnitude 7.1 earthquake that caused widespread damage in the capital. Moody’s Investors Service said in a report Monday that…

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Powerful Earthquake Hits Central Mexico, Collapses Buildings

A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing some buildings, cracking the facades of others and scattering rubble on streets less than two weeks after another tremor killed…

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