Monthly Archives: August 2014

Earthquake strikes California

An earthquake measuring 6.0 struck Northern California on 24 August at 3:20 local time. The earthquake had a depth of 10.7 km (6.6 miles) and was located 6 km (4 miles) NW of American Canyon and 9 km (6 miles) … Continue reading

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Earthquake kills 589 in China

589 people have been killed and over 2833 have been injured in China after a magnitude 6.1 earthquake with a depth of 10 km (6.1 miles) struck 11km (7miles) northwest of Wenping in Yunnan Province on 3 August 2014. The … Continue reading

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Earthquake kills 1 in South Africa

An earthquake measuring 5.3, with a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles) struck 6 km east of Orkney, South Africa at 12:22 local time. 1 person has been killed an 18 injured. The earthquake was felt as far away as … Continue reading

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