One of Gisborne’s treasured monuments remains in a precarious state more than three years after it was damaged by a strong earthquake.
Archive for March, 2011
A magnitude five aftershock struck Christchurch last night, the largest aftershock since February 22nd when the damaging earthquake struck.
A swarm of five earthquakes struck near Twizel earlier this afternoon.
The magnitude nine earthquake that struck off the coast of Honshu has been officially named the Tohoku Earthquake. An earthquake of that size was not expected.
A strong undersea earthquake struck Vanuatu this afternoon.
The recent Christchurch earthquake is giving many of us cause to review our emergency planning. We are told to store 3 litres of water per person for 3 days and have a contingency plan for disposal of human waste…
Friday’s earthquake may become known as Sendai quake. Sea level disturbances continue.
A strong undersea earthquake struck near Tonga this afternoon.
A great quake of magnitude 8.9 struck off the coast of Honshu, Japan, last night. Damaging tsunami and aftershocks followed. Fires broke out. Nuclear emergency declared. Hundreds killed. Public transport halted, trains missing.
A series of strong earthquakes have struck off the coast of Honshu, Japan, following yesterday’s major earthquake.
A strong, onshore earthquake struck the Papua New Guinea island of New Britain this morning.
Mt. Ruapehu’s crater lake is at its hottest temperature since 2003.
A strong, shallow, undersea earthquake struck the Solomon Islands this afternoon.
A moderately strong undersea earthquake struck the southern Kermadec Islands early this afternoon.