Motorists stuck in traffic as they try to reach higher ground amid fears of a tsunami, following an earthquake in Cilacap, Central Java, Indonesia. The strong earthquake shook the island of Java triggering a tsunami warning for parts of the …
None of Indonesia’s 22 tsunami warning buoys, installed in 2004 after over 150,000 people were killed by a massive tsunami triggered by a 9.1 magnitude earthquake, were working when a 7.8 temblor struck the region late …
A woman walks past collapsed houses following Saturday's earthquake in Bhaktapur, Nepal (Reuters/Adnan Abidi) A desperate rescue mission is underway in Nepal after the worst earthquake for more than 80 years struck the country …
A strong earthquake shook Indonesia's densely populated Java island on Friday night, killing two people and severely damaging dozens of homes near the epicenter. The quake struck at 11:47 p.m. and was felt across the island, …
JAKARTA - At least eight people were injured and more than 470 houses damaged when a 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck off the south of Java, about 140km south-west of Jakarta, at about 1.35pm local time on Tuesday (Jan 23). …
CNN reports that a magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck Papua, Indonesia. A few minutes later, a 7.6-magnitude earthquake rocked Mexico. This is a breaking story. Check back for updates.
An earthquake measuring 6.4 in magnitude struck Indonesia’s Sumatra on Sunday, according to the United States Geological Survey. Seismologists, however, said there was no risk of tsunami. The quake hit at a depth of 35 …
USGS reports a 6.9-magnitude quake this morning – a strong earthquake – in the ocean near Indonesia’s Ambon Island. Why this region is prone to strong earthquakes. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reports an earthquake of 6.9 …
At least three people have been killed after a powerful earthquake hit the Indonesian island of Java. Hundreds of buildings were damaged when the 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck on Friday evening. A 62-year-old man and an 80-year-old …