Complex, compound New Zealand earthquake – Part 1: Seismology by Night

Just after midnight last Sunday, the whole country of New Zealand was rocked by a massive earthquake at the north end of the South Island. From the outset, this earthquake was more confounding than most, and as more reports and data amass, we’re gaining a picture of a complicated earthquake that stemmed from the failure of several large faults in succession. These successive failures may have resulted from structural linkages …

Cerca Casa Begins a National Charity Campaign for Victims of the Emilia Romagna Earthquake

Rome, Italy (PRWEB) September 06, 2012 The Italian Federation of Professional Real Estate Agents (FIAIP) recently began a National Charity Campaign to aid the victims of the Emilia Romagna earthquake. Cercacasa.it is the recently-launched official website for the FIAIP association. Members of the FIAIP want to contribute targeted aid …

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Phivolcs: Magnitude-5.2 quake rocks Batangas; aftershocks expected The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the quake was recorded at 10:12 p.m. and was tectonic in origin. In its bulletin, Phivolcs said the epicenter was 14 kilometers northwest of Calatagan in Batangas. It said the quake was felt … Read …

National Center of Meteorology & Seismology Expands Implementation of CrossTec Remote Control Desktop Support & Management Software

Boca Raton, FL, USA. Athens, Greece. & Abu Dhabi, UAE. (PRWEB) August 31, 2011 CrossTec Corporation and Akeydor Ltd announce today that the National Center of Meteorology & Seismology (NCMS) has chosen to expand their implementation of the CrossTec Remote Control product to include Ubuntu Linux systems for remote desktop …

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Phivolcs warns Mindanao of aftershocks of Indonesia quake State seismologists warned Mindanao residents of possible aftershocks from a magnitude-5.6 quake in Indonesia, which was felt in the Davao area Saturday afternoon. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the quake was recorded at … Read more on GMA News …