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August 17, 2018
Small earthquake brings 'slight shake and rumble' to Northern Virginia
August 17, 2018 - 10:46am
May 7, 2018
S new fissure erupted near fissures 2 and 7, beginning with small lava spattering at about 8:44 p.m. on Saturday, May 5. By 9 p.m., lava fountains as high as about 230 feet were erupting from the fissure. Photo courtesy of the U.S. Geological Survey.play button
'This is heartbreaking': Lava burns more homes on Hawaii's Big Island as new fissures form
May 7, 2018 - 8:12am
May 5, 2018
A photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey of volcanic ash spewing from the Pu’u ‘O’o crater on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, May 3, 2018. Volcanic eruptions that forced evacuations on the island of Hawaii brought a new threat on Friday: High levels of sulfur dioxide gasses that can be dangerous for children and older adults. (U.S. Geological Survey via The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Hawaii is rocked by strongest earthquake in four decades after volcano erupts
May 5, 2018 - 12:42pm
February 9, 2018
 wastewater injection well in Prague, Okla. Oklahoma is by far the state most affected by earthquakes triggered by human activity — primarily oil and gas operations — according to a map released by the United States Geological Survey on April 23, 2015. (Nick Oxford/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
New breed of fracking earthquakes sends warning to oil drillers
February 9, 2018 - 12:54pm
January 23, 2018
Via the United States Geological Service
Tsunami warnings lifted in some areas after massive quake off Alaska
January 23, 2018 - 7:50am
September 20, 2017
People remove debris from a collapsed building following an earthquake in Mexico City on Sept. 19, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Alejandro Cegarra.
Mexico City residents search through the night for survivors of quake that killed more than 200
September 20, 2017 - 7:04am
September 19, 2017
Buildings topple as 7.2 magnitude quake hits Mexico
September 19, 2017 - 2:57pm
September 8, 2017
People stand in line to register in a shelter after they were evacuated from their coastal town after an earthquake struck off the southern coast, in Tapachula, Mexico September 8, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Torres
At least 58 dead as massive earthquake strikes off Mexico coast
September 8, 2017 - 4:12pm
Fallen trees are seen blocking a road after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 8, 2017. CNS/Chen Yunhua via REUTERS
Nine dead, 164 injured in China Sichuan quake
August 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
July 6, 2017
Magnitude-5.8 earthquake strikes in western Montana
July 6, 2017 - 2:27pm
February 7, 2017
Magnitude 6.3 earthquake hits off Pakistan coast - USGS
February 7, 2017 - 8:00pm
December 26, 2016
A damaged road is seen after a quake hit Chiloe island, southern Chile, December 25, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer
Chile's government works to re-establish connectivity in quake-affected zone
December 26, 2016 - 12:00pm
December 17, 2016
Quake hits east of Papua New Guinea, tsunami warnings scaled back
December 17, 2016 - 8:00am
November 24, 2016
An indigenous woman and her son who were evacuated from their home arrive at the Bluefields Port before the arrival of hurricane Otto in Bluefields, Nicaragua November 23, 2016. REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas
Hurricane Otto hits Nicaragua coast as quake shakes region
November 24, 2016 - 4:00pm
November 21, 2016
A traffic jam is seen as people evacuate after tsunami advisories were issued following an earthquake, in Iwaki, Fukushima prefecture, Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo November 22, 2016. Kyodo/via REUTERS
Tsunami hits Japan after strong quake, nuclear plant briefly disrupted
November 21, 2016 - 7:30pm
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