Earthquake Australia

The question of whether Australia is a safe place of an earthquake is still controversial. Australia is not located in an active seismic zone. In fact, Australia is not at the plate border but in the middle of plate tectonics . However, earthquakes still occur in small strength each day. According to seismologist it has been predicted that a large…

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Recent Earthquake In Alaska

Alaska is one of the most popular places on the earth. There are so many interesting things about Alaska that makes people from all over the world come to this US state. Unlike other states of the US, Alaska is located a little bit remote from other states. One of the most interesting things about Alaska is that this state…

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Earthquake Activity Around The World

Earthquake activity around the world in recent years shows that activity increased especially in the last decade like that temblor which occurred in Japan and the earthquake area in Sumatra resulting tsunami. Actually it was not rise, but that may happen because the number of seismologists and earthquake measuring tools increased that are able to capture more seismic activity. According…

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Deadliest Past Earthquakes

Several earthquakes all over the globe have claimed the lives of hundreds of thousands of people over the last decade. This article compiles some of the deadliest earthquakes that have caused havoc in the past ten years. Nepal, April 25th, 2015 A magnitude -7.8 quake hit Nepal on April 25th, 2015 killing more than 8,000 people. More deaths were also…

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Deadliest Earthquakes

One of the deadliest earthquakes since 1900 happened in off the west coast of northern Sumatra that happened on a date of 26 December 2004 and at 07:58 a.m. local time with the size o f9.1Magnitude. The fatalities are about more than 200.000 people. The tsunami caused more casualties than any other in recorded history. In total, more than 157.577…

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What is the Best Earthquake Kit?

Are you interested to know what the best earthquake kit is? All of us must don’t want something bad like earthquake to be happened. But by remembering that it is basically a natural thing that can just be experienced anytime, it is not bad to prepare all things anyway. So, what is the preparation? There is something namely earthquake kit…

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What Plate Boundary Causes Earthquakes?

Many people might have experience an earthquake for at least once in their life, however, not all might wonderwhat plate boundary causes earthquakes? When you live nearby area prone to earthquakes, you might need to read this. Because the plate boundary is important to know, you can determine whether your areas of living is prone to large or only medium…

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Alaska Earthquake Today

Alaska earthquake occurred on March 28, 1964 in a good friday. The strength of the earthquake was listed as the second largest in the world, which discharged a mega thrust 9.2 magnitude on the Richter scale. The earthquake occurred at a depth of about 25 kilometers to the ground surface included for quite close (shallow focus). This earthquake resulted in…

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Main Causes of Earthquakes

Earthquakes can cause havoc, but do you know the main causes of earthquakes? Here are 4 causes of earthquakes to be prepared for. There are four causes for earthquakes. Volcanic movements, plate shifts, folding & faulting, and even humans can cause earthquakes. Volcanic Let’s talk about volcanic activities. A volcano can explode when the gases within it or the molten…

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