Daily Archives: October 23, 2011

Powerful 6.0 magnitude aftershock rattles eastern Turkey

October 23, 2011 – TURKEY – As if things were bad enough for Turkey, the country was hit by a powerful 6.0 magnitude aftershock that was twice as shallow as the original 7.2 magnitude earthquake at 20 km. The news … Continue reading

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Eruption of Mt. Etna closes airport in Catania

October 23, 2011 – Catania, ITALY – A spectacular eruption is going on the Mount Etna volcano. It is the seventeenth time this year since the new south-eastern crater started being active. At 8,30 p.m. local time lava flows as … Continue reading

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Swarm of tremors reported on north side of El Hierro

  October 23, 2011 – CANARY ISLANDS – A large swarm of more than 41 tremors have been reported taking place today in the ocean on the north side of El Hierro. The tremors are happening off the coast of NW … Continue reading

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7.2 magnitude shallow earthquake strikes Eastern Turkey- 279 killed

October 23, 2011 – TURKEY – A 7.2 earthquake hit eastern Turkey today where at least two buildings collapsed in the city of Van, near the Iranian border, authorities said. “Two buildings collapsed in Van, but the telephone system is … Continue reading

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