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  • Earthquake of 3.7 magnitude hits Sonitpur area in Assam: Report May 03, 2021 07:53 PM IST

    Earthquake of 3.7 magnitude hits Sonitpur area in Assam: Report

    As per the National Centre for Seismology, the magnitude of the earthquake was of 3.7 Richter scale.

  • Magnitude-6.6 earthquake strikes off coast of Japan, no tsunami warning issued May 01, 2021 08:41 AM IST

    Magnitude-6.6 earthquake strikes off coast of Japan, no tsunami warning issued

    The earthquake struck close to the coast of Miyagi Prefecture north of Tokyo and not far from the destroyed Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.

  • Check out how vulnerable is India to earthquakes Apr 28, 2021 05:30 PM IST

    Check out how vulnerable is India to earthquakes

    As Assam jolts with an earthquake, we take a look at states and cities in India which are prone to such high seismic activities.

  • 5.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Sikkim, impact felt in neighbouring states Apr 05, 2021 10:10 PM IST

    5.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Sikkim, impact felt in neighbouring states

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi took stock of the situation by speaking to the chief ministers of Bihar, Sikkim and Assam, Government of India sources claimed.

  • Magnitude 7.2 quake hits northern Japan, 1 metre tsunami: NHK Mar 20, 2021 03:42 PM IST

    Magnitude 7.2 quake hits northern Japan, 1 metre tsunami: NHK

    Miyagi Prefecture was having power outages in some areas, according to the website of the Tohoku Electric Power Network.

  • After over 17,000 earthquakes in 7 days, Iceland braces for volcanic eruption Mar 04, 2021 08:34 PM IST

    After over 17,000 earthquakes in 7 days, Iceland braces for volcanic eruption

    The Meteorology department of Iceland has warned that the current spurt of tremors could trigger an eruption from Mount Keilir, which has been inactive for as many as 800 years. Authorities have already shut roads around the mountain as a precautionary measure.

  • Strong 7.2 magnitude earthquake shakes New Zealand, tsunami warning issued Mar 04, 2021 07:50 PM IST

    Strong 7.2 magnitude earthquake shakes New Zealand, tsunami warning issued

    Tsunami waves were possible within 300 km (180 miles) of the quake's epicenter, the PTWC said.

  • Assam rocked by 4.7 magnitude earthquake Feb 17, 2021 10:02 PM IST

    Assam rocked by 4.7 magnitude earthquake

    There is no report of any loss of life or damage reported so far, police said.

  • Earthquake of magnitude 4.1 strikes Andaman and Nicobar Islands Feb 15, 2021 10:37 PM IST

    Earthquake of magnitude 4.1 strikes Andaman and Nicobar Islands

    The earthquake occurred at 7:23 pm on February 15 and its epicenter was 258 km south-southeast (SSE) of Portblair.

  • 6.1 magnitude earthquake hits Amritsar, tremors felt across Delhi-NCR, Jammu and Kashmir Feb 12, 2021 10:58 PM IST

    6.1 magnitude earthquake hits Amritsar, tremors felt across Delhi-NCR, Jammu and Kashmir

    The tremors were first felt around 10:30 pm on February 12, the National Centre for Seismology informed.

  • 4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Rajasthan's Bikaner Feb 12, 2021 09:20 AM IST

    4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Rajasthan's Bikaner

    The earthquake occurred 420 km northwest of Bikaner, the National Center for Seismology has said.

  • 965 earthquakes with magnitude 3 & above in 2020: Govt Feb 05, 2021 10:13 PM IST

    965 earthquakes with magnitude 3 & above in 2020: Govt

    Vardhan said the National Center for Seismology (NCS), under the Ministry of Earth Sciences, maintained a nationwide seismological network, comprising 115 seismic stations, to monitor the earthquake activity in and around the country.

  • Mild earthquake hits Pune; no casualty Jan 27, 2021 02:11 PM IST

    Mild earthquake hits Pune; no casualty

    The tremor was recorded at 7.28 pm on Tuesday, with its epicentre at a depth of 12 km in Purandar taluka, located 21 km south-east of Pune, a report of the National Centre for Seismology said.

  • Earthquake rattles Cyprus, no immediate reports of damage Jan 21, 2021 08:47 PM IST

    Earthquake rattles Cyprus, no immediate reports of damage

    The tremor occurred at around 1427 GMT and was felt by residents of high rise buildings in the capital, Nicosia, forcing some to evacuate.

  • 2.9 magnitude earthquake hits Noida, no damage reported Jan 13, 2021 07:58 PM IST

    2.9 magnitude earthquake hits Noida, no damage reported

    The National Centre for Seismology said the earthquake occurred about 37 km north-northeast of Noida, Uttar Pradesh, at 7pm.

  • 4.2-magnitude quake jolts Himachal Pradesh's Kangra District Jan 09, 2021 09:16 PM IST

    4.2-magnitude quake jolts Himachal Pradesh's Kangra District

    The epicentre of the earthquake was at a depth of 10 kilometres in northeast of Kangra's Kareri.

  • NCS conducting geophysical and geological surveys to study quakes in Delhi-NCR: MoES Jan 05, 2021 05:02 PM IST

    NCS conducting geophysical and geological surveys to study quakes in Delhi-NCR: MoES

    Delhi experienced four small earthquakes during April-August 2020, with the first event of magnitude 3.5 on April 12 in the northeastern boundary of Delhi.

  • Magnitude 6 earthquake hits Aleutian Islands near Alaska Jan 03, 2021 07:31 PM IST

    Magnitude 6 earthquake hits Aleutian Islands near Alaska

    The quake was at a depth of 10 km, the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences said

  • New tremors shake Croatia after deadly quake Dec 30, 2020 05:10 PM IST

    New tremors shake Croatia after deadly quake

    The aftershocks jangled nerves in towns south of Zagreb where Tuesday's 6.4-magnitude quake left gaping holes in buildings and crushed cars under mountains of bricks.

  • Slovenia nuclear plant shut after Croatia earthquake Dec 29, 2020 06:22 PM IST

    Slovenia nuclear plant shut after Croatia earthquake

    The earthquake was felt in several neighbouring countries, including Slovenia and as far away as the Austrian capital Vienna.

  • Croatia rocked by powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake Dec 29, 2020 06:02 PM IST

    Croatia rocked by powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake

    "We are pulling people from cars, we don’t know if we have dead or injured," the mayor of Petrinja Darinko Dumbovic told regional broadcaster N1.

  • Magnitude 5.3 earthquake strikes eastern Turkey, no casualties Dec 27, 2020 12:55 PM IST

    Magnitude 5.3 earthquake strikes eastern Turkey, no casualties

    Turkish media said the earthquake was also felt in Malatya, Diyarbakir and Sanliurfa provinces.

  • Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 strikes Andaman and Nicobar Islands Dec 06, 2020 07:52 PM IST

    Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 strikes Andaman and Nicobar Islands

    An earthquake of 4.3 magnitude on Richter scale was experienced in the Andaman Islands on December 6, the National Center for Seismology (NCS) has reported.

  • Earthquake of 4.3 magnitude strikes Andaman Islands Nov 13, 2020 12:11 PM IST

    Earthquake of 4.3 magnitude strikes Andaman Islands

    There were no reports of casualties, injuries or damage to property.

  • Large earthquake off Alaska prompts tsunami fears, fleeing Oct 20, 2020 08:03 AM IST

    Large earthquake off Alaska prompts tsunami fears, fleeing

    The quake was centered near Sand Point, a city of about 900 people off the Alaska Peninsula where wave levels late Monday topped 2 feet (0.61 meters), according to the National Tsunami Warning Center. The warning was downgraded to an advisory just over two hours after the quake hit.

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