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Magnitude 6.8 quake hits near Banda Aceh, Indonesia

SYDNEY - An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 struck 130 km (80 miles) southeast of Banda Aceh in northern Sumatra, Indonesia, the United States Geological Survey said.
The quake struck at a depth of 33 km (21 miles)at 2203 GMT, the USGS said.
No tsunami warning for Indonesia was immediately issued.
(Reporting by Tom Westbrook; Editing by Chris Reese and Jonathan Oatis)
 
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http://news.abs-cbn.com/overseas/12/06/16/magnitude-68-quake-hits-near-banda-aceh-indonesia
Powerful quake rocks Iran-Iraq border

Powerful quake rocks Iran-Iraq border

A magnitude 6.0 earthquake hit the border area of Iran and Iraq on Monday evening, Iranian state media said.

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Magnitude-5.0 quake hits Davao Oriental

Magnitude-5.0 quake hits Davao Oriental

Published November 30, 2017 11:59am An earthquake with magnitude 5 jolted Davao Oriental on Thursday morning. The earthquake, which occurred at 9:16 a.m., was tectonic in origin, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said in a bulletin.

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Earthquake Of Magnitude 6.2 Strikes Off The Coast Of Papua New Guinea: USGS

Earthquake Of Magnitude 6.2 Strikes Off The Coast Of Papua New Guinea: USGS

So far, there have been no immediate reports of any damage or injuries from the quake. World | Reuters | Updated: November 27, 2017 13:12 IST SINGAPORE: An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck off the Pacific Ocean nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

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4.1 magnitude quake hits Sarangani

4.1 magnitude quake hits Sarangani

ABS-CBN News Posted at Nov 18 2017 09:11 AM A 4.1-magnitude earthquake struck off east of Sarangani in Davao Occidental on Saturday morning.

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Earthquake of magnitude 6.3 strikes southern China – USGS

Earthquake of magnitude 6.3 strikes southern China – USGS

Published November 18, 2017 7:02am An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck southern China near the Indian border on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said.

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Earthquake Near Iran-Iraq Border Kills More than 430, Injures Over 7,600

Earthquake Near Iran-Iraq Border Kills More than 430, Injures Over 7,600

At least 437 people were killed and more than 7,600 others injured after a 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck near Iran's border with Iraq, authorities said Monday.

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Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran, killing at least 210

Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran, killing at least 210

NOVEMBER 13, 2017 / 2:44 AM Raya Jalabi, Parisa Hafezi BAGHDAD/ANKARA (Reuters) - At least 210 people were killed in Iran and Iraq on Sunday when a powerful magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the region, state media in the two countries said, as rescuers searched for dozens trapped under rubble.

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Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran, killing at least 168

Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran, killing at least 168

Raya Jalabi, Parisa Hafezi November 13, 2017 / 2:44 AM / UPDATED 16 MINUTES AGO BAGHDAD/ANKARA (Reuters) - At least 168 people were killed in Iraq and Iran on Sunday when a powerful magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the region, state media in the two countries said, as rescuers searched for dozens trapped under rubble.

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Major quake kills at least 61 in Iran western province —report

Major quake kills at least 61 in Iran western province —report

Published November 13, 2017 8:11am By PARISA HAFEZI, Reuters ANKARA - At least 61 people were killed and 300 were injured in border areas of Iran when an earthquake of magnitude 7.3 struck neighboring Iraq on Sunday, Iranian state television reported.

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36 reported dead, 400 hurt in Iran-Iraq quake

36 reported dead, 400 hurt in Iran-Iraq quake

Associated Press / 06:53 AM November 13, 2017 TEHRAN, Iran — About 36 people have been reported killed when a magnitude 7.2 earthquake hit near the Iran-Iraq border region.

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Magnitude 6.5 quake hits Papua New Guinea - USGS

Magnitude 6.5 quake hits Papua New Guinea - USGS

Reuters Posted at Nov 08 2017 06:47 AM A magnitude 6.5 quake hit Papua New Guinea on Wednesday morning, the US Geological Survey said.

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SAMOA EARTHQUAKE: Huge 6.9 magnitude tremor strikes Ring of Fire sparking tsunami fears

SAMOA EARTHQUAKE: Huge 6.9 magnitude tremor strikes Ring of Fire sparking tsunami fears

A HUGE 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit a collection of islands along the Ring of Fire today sparking fears a tsunami could strike. By VICKIIE OLIPHANT PUBLISHED: 10:14, Sat, Nov 4, 2017 | UPDATED: 10:16, Sat, Nov 4, 2017

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Mag.-5.3 quake jolts Sarangani province in Davao Occidental

Mag.-5.3 quake jolts Sarangani province in Davao Occidental

Published October 21, 2017 11:25am A magnitude-5.3 earthquake shook Sarangani province in Davao Occidental on Saturday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said.

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BGC issues traffic advisory for Friday earthquake drill

BGC issues traffic advisory for Friday earthquake drill

Published September 29, 2017 8:09am In view of a city-wide earthquake drill this Friday, the Bonifacio Global City management has issued a traffic advisory to guide motorists during the drill, which was set from from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.

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Mexico extends search for quake survivors

Mexico extends search for quake survivors

Posted at Sep 23 2017 06:05 AM Mexican authorities on Friday extended a search for survivors of this week's devastating earthquake that killed nearly 300 people, with foreign rescue teams helping out as the technical window for finding anybody left alive closed.

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Magnitude 5.8 quake hits off northern California — USGS

Magnitude 5.8 quake hits off northern California — USGS

Published September 23, 2017 4:12am Updated September 23, 2017 4:45am A magnitude 5.7 earthquake struck on Friday off the coast of Northern California in the Pacific Ocean, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, but there were no reports of damage or injury.

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Mexico rescuers in race to find trapped survivors 48 hours after quake

Mexico rescuers in race to find trapped survivors 48 hours after quake

Published September 22, 2017 4:14am Updated September 22, 2017 4:36am By JOSUE GONZALES AND LIZBETH DIAZ, Reuters MEXICO CITY - Rescuers labored against the odds on Thursday to extract survivors including school children and five Taiwanese factory workers trapped beneath collapsed buildings in central Mexico following the country's deadliest earthquake in 32 years.

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Nationwide quake drill postponed

Nationwide quake drill postponed

By: Nikko Dizon - Reporter / @NikkoDizonINQPhilippine Daily Inquirer / 07:02 AM September 20, 2017 Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Tuesday announced the postponement of the nationwide earthquake drill scheduled for Sept. 21 after President Rodrigo Duterte declared that day a national day of protest.

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Mexico quake death toll rises to 106

Mexico quake death toll rises to 106

Agence France-Presse / 07:21 AM September 20, 2017 Rescuers search for survivors amid the rubble of a collapsed building after a powerful quake in Mexico City on September 19, 2017. A powerful earthquake shook Mexico City on Tuesday, causing panic among the megalopolis’ 20 million inhabitants on the 32nd anniversary of a devastating 1985 quake. The US Geological Survey put the quake’s magnitude at 7.1 while Mexico’s Seismological Institute said it measured 6.8 on its scale. The institute said the quake’s epicenter was seven kilometers west of Chiautla de Tapia, in the neighboring state of Puebla. (AFP PHOTO / Alfredo ESTRELLA)

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Magnitude 7.1 quake rattles Mexico City

Magnitude 7.1 quake rattles Mexico City

Agence France-Presse / 03:31 AM September 20, 2017 A man stands next to a car crashed by debris from a damaged building after a powerful quake rattled Mexico City on Sept. 19, 2017. The quake caused panic among the 20 million inhabitants of the megalopolis on the 32nd anniversary of a devastating 1985 quake. (Photo by ALFREDO ESTRELLA / AFP)

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