Monthly Archives: October 2013

Magnitude 7.1 earthquake strikes ougainville Region in Papua New Guinea

A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck the Bougainville Region in Papua New Guinea on Wednesday 16th October 2013. The earthquake depth was 58km. No damage has been reported so far.

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Earthquake strikes Philippines

A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck Philippines on Tuesday 15th October 2013. According to the USGS the earthquake was located 2km north-east of Catigbian and had a depth of 12.4 miles (20km). So far 73 deaths have been reported. The earthquake … Continue reading

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Cyclone Phailian kills 22

22 people have been killed after cyclone Phailian struck Orissa and Andhra Pradesh on the eastern coast of India on Saturday 12th October. The cyclone made landfall with winds of 200 km per hour (125mph), defining it as a Category … Continue reading

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