Tag: Earthquake

Earthquake in Japan leaves 92 dead and 242 missing

Earthquake in Japan leaves 92 dead and 242 missing

The cities with the most missing people are two of the hardest hit by the earthquake; Wajima and Suzuwhere it has been confirmed that numerous houses have collapsed and rescue efforts continue despite the fact that the 72 hour limit after which it is very difficult to find survivors has already expired. The 7.6 magnitude […]

New earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 registered in Japan

New earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 registered in Japan

Western Japan experienced another magnitude 5.5 aftershock this Wednesday, after a powerful magnitude 7.6 earthquake caused at least 64 deaths in the region this Monday. The new quake occurred around 10:54 p.m. local time (8:54 p.m. in Colombia) and at a depth of 10 km with an epicenter on the Noto Peninsula, Ishikawa Prefecture, like […]

Japan, 7.5 magnitude earthquake shakes the country: alarm raised

Japan, 7.5 magnitude earthquake shakes the country: alarm raised

Great fear in Japan, where a 7.5 magnitude earthquake, which occurred on the west coast, shook Ishikawa prefecture, in the center of the island of Honsu, one of the largest in the Asian country. The earthquake occurred at around 8:10 am Italian time, corresponding to 4:10 pm local time. The affected area is located approximately […]

Japan, tsunami warning “largely overcome, but…”: what could happen

Japan, tsunami warning “largely overcome, but…”: what could happen

The tsunami warning that forced thousands of Japanese people to abandon their homes on the west coast of the country has largely passed, after a strong earthquake of magnitude 7.5 hit the area, but authorities warn that it could occur in the next few hours. new tremors. Images posted on social media showed cars and […]

Japan returns to nightmare: earthquake and tsunami, there are victims

Japan returns to nightmare: earthquake and tsunami, there are victims

Waves between three and five meters high hit the north coast of Japan. This is the effect of the seismic shocks recorded today, Monday, January 1, which triggered evacuations and tsunami warnings also in South Korea and the easternmost regions of Japan. Russian Federation. Japan was shaken by a powerful earthquake measuring 7 on the […]

Japan: Strong earthquake. The services warn of a tsunami

Japan: Strong earthquake. The services warn of a tsunami

Strong tremors were recorded in the western part of the island. The services warn of a possible tsunami. On Monday, the western part of Japan was hit by a powerful earthquake. The tremors were felt in Ishikawa and nearby prefectures. As initially reported, the disaster measured 7.6 on the Richter scale. Buildings also started to […]

Japan, earthquake and tsunami warning. TV ad: “Run to the highest place”

Japan, earthquake and tsunami warning. TV ad: “Run to the highest place”

The nightmare of 2011 returns, an earthquake of magnitude 7.5 (updated value after an initial assessment of 7.1) was recorded in Japan, near the west coast, in Ishikawa province, in the center of the island of Honshu, the main town . The earthquake occurred at 8:10 am Italian time, 4:10 pm local time, at a […]

The number of people killed by the earthquake in China rose to 131

The number of people killed by the earthquake in China rose to 131

Of the 131 deaths, 113 were registered in Gansu and 18 in Qinghai, collects the state agency Xinhua. In addition, according to the authorities, there are 980 injured people spread across the two provinces, who also report 16 missing. Meanwhile, search and rescue efforts continue in low temperatures as relief and reinforcement teams arrive in […]

Rescue efforts in China continue after earthquake: 118 dead

Rescue efforts in China continue after earthquake: 118 dead

Meanwhile, Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday morning urged local authorities to ““make every effort” to treat the injured, restore infrastructure and resettle those affected. It is China’s deadliest earthquake since the August 2014 earthquake in western Yunnan province, which killed 617, but a far cry from the 2008 earthquake in Sichuan province, which killed […]

China, magnitude 6.2 earthquake. At least 118 victims: digging through the rubble

China, magnitude 6.2 earthquake. At least 118 victims: digging through the rubble

At least 118 people died in the 6.2 magnitude earthquake in northwest China, according to Chinese state media. Broadcaster CCTV reported that 105 people died in Gansu province and another 11 in neighboring Qinghai province as a result of the earthquake that struck shortly before midnight on Monday. More than 500 people were injured. The […]

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