Tag: Earthquake

No Maltese injured in earthquake affecting Greece, Turkey

No Maltese were injured in an earthquake that affected Turkey and Greece.

Voxpop: Did you feel the earth tremor?

On Wednesday afternoon Newsbook.com.mt asked people in Valletta if they felt the earth tremor.

Earthquake shakes Malta in the middle of the night

According to the Seismic Monitoring and Research Group at the University of Malta, another earthquake was registered on Tuesday evening around 20 kilometres to the South of Malta

Strong earthquake strikes near Chile

Based on all available data, there was no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

6.9 earthquake strikes in sea off Indonesia

No Tsunami alert warning.

Strong quake shakes New Zealand’s Milford Sound

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake rattled Milford Sound, in the tourist hotspot of Fiordland in New Zealand's South Island on Thursday, government seismic monitor Geonet said.

5.8 magnitude earthquake registered in the Central Mediterranean Sea

The earthquake was registered at 23:43 UTC Time (01.43 Malta Time)

No tsunami threat after magnitude 7.5 quake off Russia’s Kuril islands

There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

Zagreb quake; PM appeals for social distancing

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic called on citizens to remain outside their homes amid potential aftershocks. Plenkovic and Interior Minister Davor Bozinovic also appealed for people rushing onto the streets to keep social distances from each other as the country struggles to contain the spread of coronavirus. So far, Croatia has reported 206 cases of the virus and one death.

Quake strikes north Zagreb, damages buildings

A large earthquake struck north of the Croatian capital Zagreb on Sunday, GFZ German Research Center for Geosciences said, damaging buildings, sending many people into the streets, burying vehicles in rubble and causing several fires.