Daily Archives: September 5, 2011

6.6 magnitude earthquake strikes NW of Lake Toba super-volcano caldera

September 5, 2011 – N. Sumatra, INDONESIA – A strong, deep 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck just northwest of the Lake Toba super-volcano caldera. The epicenter of the earthquake was 100 km (62 miles) SW of Medan, Sumatra, Indonesia and 1409 … Continue reading

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High winds and dry conditions sends Texas up in flames- 2 dead, 60 wildfires raging

September 5, 2011 – AUSTIN – Sixty separate wildfires, whipped by strong gusts of wind spawned by Tropical Storm Lee as it moved north, burned cross Texas on Monday, destroying hundreds of homes and leaving at least two people dead. … Continue reading

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Earthquake prediction still eludes scientists – so don’t depend on them to warn of earthchanges

September 5, 2011 – SAN FRANCISCO – Despite decades of research, earthquake prediction remains elusive. As much as society would like scientists to tell us when a jolt is coming, mainstream seismologists are generally pessimistic about ever having that ability. … Continue reading

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Shallow offshore 5.9 magnitude earthquake strikes SW of Panama City

September 5, 2011 – PANAMA – A shallow offshore 5.9 magnitude earthquake has struck southwest of Panama City at a depth of 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was 210 km (130 miles) S of David, Panama, 249 km … Continue reading

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6.3 magnitude earthquake erupts in volcanic trench of Tonga

  September 5, 2011 – TONGA – A 6.3 earthquake has struck along the volcanic trench of Tonga in the South Pacific at a depth of 35.4 km. The epicenter of the submarine earthquake was 254 km (157 miles) SW … Continue reading

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