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Shallow M6.9 earthquake hits southeast of Easter Island

A very strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.9 hit southeast of Easter Island, South Pacific Ocean at 05:23 UTC on February 3, 2021. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.6 at a depth of 15 km (9 miles). The epicenter...

February 03, 2021


Extra-tropical low forms near New Zealand, TC Edna struck New Caledonia

Tropical Cyclone Edna struck New Caledonia around 00:00 UTC on February 5, 2014. Amber Alert was in affect for the whole southern province, Yellow Alert was in effect for the rest of the country. At  09:00 UTC today, Tropical Cyclone Edna

February 05, 2014


Very strong earthquakes detected SE of Falkland Islands, South Atlantic Ocean - Strongest one M 7.0

A series of very strong and shallow earthquakes has been detected southeast of Falkland Islands, South Atlantic Ocean, early on November 25, 2013. The first earthquake in series was M 5.1 that hit at 10:09 UTC today. USGS is currently reporting two

November 25, 2013


Tropical Cyclone Haley about to dissipate in Southern Pacific Ocean

Storm system 93P (known in Fiji as 14F) developed in South Pacific Ocean on February 9, 2013.  On February 10, 2013 the system developed into  Tropical Cyclone Haley, about 325 nautical miles (374 miles/602 km) south-southwest of Bora Bora, Society Islands, French

February 12, 2013