Epicenter

  • 5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Pakistan July 21, 2013

    Islamabad: An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale struck Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province and some areas in northern region on Sunday morning, Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said. There was no immediate report of any loss of life or property. The epicentre of the temblor, observed at 3.13 am (local time),...
  • 5.9 magnitude earthquake hits Mexico: USGS April 22, 2013

    Mexico: A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck western Mexico on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said. The quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.2 off the coast, was centered 33 km (20 miles) northwest of La Union, on the border between Guerrero and Michoacan states, close to the Pacific coast. The quake...
  • Strong quake kills three in Iran; tremors felt across Gulf September 11, 2008

    Tehran: At least three people were killed and 26 injured in a 6.1-magnitude quake that hit the southern coast of Iran and spread panic among people in neighbouring countries across the Gulf. The quake hit at around 1540 hours and its epicentre was traced to Qeshm Island located few kilometres...
  • Bangalore sitting on shaky ground September 11, 2006

    Bangalore: A seismological research in Bangalore has revealed that the city might be the epicenter of increased tremors that are being felt across the Southern belt in India. Scientists from Indian Institute of Science soil mechanics lab conducted a research to find out, how vulnerable is the city against earthquakes....