Daily Archives: January 27, 2012

Sun unleashes strong X-2 class solar flare and CME

January 27, 2012 – SPACE – Departing sunspot 1402 unleashed an X2-class solar flare today, Jan. 27th, at 18:37 UT. Sunspot 1402 is rotating onto the far side of the sun, so the blast site was not facing Earth. Nevertheless, energetic … Continue reading

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Twin threat: Cyclone and brushfires threaten Western Australia

January 27, 2012 – AUSTRALIA – A tropical cyclone and major bushfires are posing a twin threat to travelers in Western Australia’s central west. Authorities are concerned holidaymakers from Perth and elsewhere may find themselves stranded. The Fire and Emergency … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Extreme Weather Event, Gale-force winds and gusts, Unprecedented Flooding | 5 Comments

New study shows Haiti may be entering dangerous new earthquake cycle

January 27, 2012 – HAITI – The magnitude- 7.0 earthquake that shook Port-au-Prince, Haiti, two years ago nearly demolished the city and took both residents and geologists by surprise. Now, a team of scientists thinks they’ve identified a centuries-long pattern … Continue reading

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Santorini comes under close observation after Crete rattled by second 5.2 earthquake

  January 27, 2012 – GREECE – Crete has been hit with a second 5.2 earthquake in 24 hours. After a serial of strong earthquakes on 26 January the Greeks begin to take the seismic development around an under Santorini … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Earthquake Omens?, High-risk potential hazard zone, Seismic tremors, Signs of Magnetic Field weakening, Time - Event Acceleration, Volcanic Eruption, Volcano Watch | 12 Comments

Increased activity at Ecuador’s Sangay volcano

January 27, 2012 – ECUADOR – Since Monday 23 January 2012, there has been an intensification of Sangay volcano’s activity, as indicated by reports from pilots who reported the presence of ash from the volcano drifting S-SE. In addition, satellite … Continue reading

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Mexico’s turbulent Popocatépetl volcano erupts again

January 27, 2012 – MEXICO –  The 5,400-metre high  Popocatepeti volcano  has erupted again with a plume of ash after shaking for several minutes early on Thursday. Civil protection authorities reported that the cloud drifted west before turning back eat towards Puebla … Continue reading

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Costa Rica’s Turrialba volcano unleashes 15,000 ft ash cloud

January 27, 2012 – COSTA RICA – Costa Rica’s Turrialba volcano produced a burst of activity that shot water, vapor and ash more than 15,000 feet into the air. Nearby residents reported that ash from the blast showered several communities. … Continue reading

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Newly discovered asteroid to make surprisingly close zip past Earth

January 27, 2012 – SPACE – An asteroid will pass by the Earth on Friday in something of a cosmic near-miss, making its closest approach at about 1600 GMT. The asteroid, estimated to be about 11m (36ft) in diameter, was … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Fireballs, Meteor or Asteroid, Solar Event, Space Watch, Time - Event Acceleration | 9 Comments