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6.8 earthquake strikes off Japan’s Honshu Island

A earthquake has struck off the eastern coast of Japan’s Honshu Island, shaking the same area devastated by a quake and tsunami four .

Thousands urged to evacuate as Typhoon Nangka hits Japan

Powerful Typhoon Nangka was barrelling towards the Japanese mainland early Friday after killing at least two people on the island of Shik.

6.2 Earthquake Rattles Fiji Islands

A strong earthquake shook the Fiji Islands and the area northeast of New Zealand Tuesday.

First it was White Island's crater lake that was making scientists sit up - and now it is the one atop Mt Ruapehu. But the timing of W.

Strong Quake Rattles Solomon Islands

The quake struck about 165 kilometers miles) west of the capital, Honiara, at a depth of 10 kilometers miles), acco.

6.3-magnitude quake hits off Miyako, Japan

An earthquake of magnitude jolted 140 km east of Miyako, Japan on Friday, the U. Geological Survey (USGS) said. The epicenter, with a.

Wolf volcano erupts on Galapagos island

On Monday, the Wolf volcano on Isabela Island erupted for the first time in 33 years, spewing fire, smoke and lava.

Asama volcano (Japan): alert level raised

The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) raised the alert of the volcano from 1 to 2 (on a scale of as the volcano has recently been s.

Japan riddled with active faults: a chain of major quakes could strike anywhere

May 2016 – JAPAN – A chain of earthquakes like the ones that hit Kumamoto Prefecture and neighboring areas could occur in other regions, given the numerous active faults in the nation. The Ku…

07/17/2015 - Thousands urged to flee as Typhoon Nangka hits Japan

Typhoon Nangka hits southern Japan

Powerful typhoon kills farmed tuna in Japan: reports