Last Updated: Sunday, March 25, 2012

Natural Disasters List March 25, 2012-M 7.1 Very Strong Earthquake In Maule, Chile

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Recent Natural Disasters
  • Flooding in Hawaii
    The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Flood Advisory for the island of hawaii in Hawaii County
    -A rockslide on Highway 190 at Honomu Junction is reported
    -Yesterday M 4.9 moderate earthquake rocked Island of Hawaii with epicenter located just below Honomu
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  • Flooding in Kashechewan and Fort Albany, Ontario, Canada
    -State of emergency declared in two First Nations communities in northern Ontario
    -At least 300 residents shifted to the northern Ontario towns of Kapuskasing and Wawa
    -Yesterday 50 people were taken from Kashechewan to Kapuskasing
    Related Natural Disasters:
    New Brunswick Premier David Alward visited the hard hit Perth-Andover area and announced recovery program for victims of ice jam flooding

Recent Earthquake list
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  • M 7.1 very strong shallow earthquake in Maule, Chile (@ 35 km depth) with epicenter located just 27 km NNW of Talca. About 9,000 people will have felt very strong shaking of MMI VII. People in San Javier, Talca, Molina, San Clemente, Longavi and Teno will have felt strong shaking of MMI VI. Moderate shaking will have felt by the people of Rancagua. Light shaking will have experienced by the people of Santiago, Concepcion, and Valparaiso. Click for detail report on this Chilean earthquake
    22:37 UTC (local time Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 06:37 PM @ epicenter)
  • M 5.2 moderate shallow earthquake near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan (@ 61 km depth) with epicenter located 59 km E Soma. Light shaking of MMI IV will have by the people of Ishinomaki and Sendai.
    13:22 UTC (local time Sunday, March 25, 2012 @ 10:22:41 PM at epicenter)
  • M 4.7 moderate shallow earthquake in Luzon, Philippines (@ 31 km depth) with epicenter located 28 km SE Casambalangan. Weak shaking will have felt by the people in Tuguegarao. In february, 40+ people died in extremely dangerous earthquake in Negros - Cebu region of Philippines.
    10:23 UTC (local time Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 06:23 PM @ epicenter)
  • M 4.5 moderate shallow earthquake in Western Xizang (@ 32 km depth) with epicenter located 293 km W of Tanggulashan. Light to weak shaking will have felt within 100 km radius. Thimphu is 701 km far from epicenter.
    10:06 UTC (local time Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 06:06 PM @ epicenter)
  • M 3.7 very shallow earthquake in France (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located  6 km SW Saint-paul-sur-ubaye. Weak shaking will have felt as far as Nice.
    08:05 UTC (local time 10:05; 2012/03/25 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.8 moderate shallow earthquake in Greece (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 8 km SW Paramithiá. Moderate shaking of MMI V will have felt by the people of Ioannina. Light to weak shaking will have experienced across Larisa.
    04:46 UTC (local time Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 07:46 AM @ epicenter)
  • M 4.7 moderate shallow aftershock in Oaxaca, Mexico (@ 20 km depth)  today with epicenter located 135 km WSW of Oaxaca. Two people died due to M 7.2 very strong earthquake in Mexcio
    01:46 UTC (local time Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 07:46 PM @ epicenter)

Volcanic Activity List 
  • New Mexican volcano
    -The governor of Guerrero confirmed the birth of a new volcano in Huajintepec area
    -This "tiny volcano" is located between the towns of Huajintepec and Huixtepec municipality of Ometepec
    -The new volcano is supposed to be formed after M 7.4 very strong earthquake close to Ometepec

Flooding List 
  • Flooding in Bicol and Southern Luzon, Philippines
    -Heavy rain fall and thunderstorm expected in Bicol region and Southern Tagalog which will cause flooding and landslide
    -A low-pressure area (LPA) is at 360 km northwest of Puerto Princesa City in Palawan
    -LPA is expected to enter Philippine territory by March 27
    -Two people were killed when flash flood and landslide triggered in Luzon and Western Visayas of Philippines, some days ago.
  • Flooding in New Brunswick, Perth-Andover
    -Water level is gradually decreasing below the flood stage along the St. John River in northern New Brunswick
    -Disaster Relief Unit  has reached to flooding area in the village of Perth-Andover.
    Disaster Relief Unit has carried generators, pumps, hand tools, and safety gear for volunteers.
    -Earlier evacuation order was issued for the residents along St. John River

Tropical Cyclone List 
  • There are no active tropical cyclones at this time. Check back later or use search box to find earlier updates.
    Related Natural Disasters:
    • Tropical Cyclone Lua in Australia (Red Alert)
      RED ALERT for coastal communities from Bidyadanga to Port Hedland, including South Hedland, Pardoo, Sandfire, Warralong, Yandeyarra and adjacent pastoral and mining leases.
    • Tracking Cyclone "Giovanna" From Mauritius To Madagascar
      Following similar path, Cyclone Geralda caused catastrophic damage in Madagascar in late January 1994. Cyclone Geralda made landfall near Toamasina, Madagascar after weakening into a Category 3 storm on February 2-3. The time and location are about to same

Natural Disaster News
  • After one year of the devastating earthquake and Tsunami that struck Japan,  a fishing boat was found yesterday in western Canada. Following Japanese officials the boat was lost from Hokkaido (more @ BBC)
  • Two mountaineers reported to be killed by avalanche in Ortler Alps area of Italy. Two more were injured and were admitted to hospitals in Silandro and Bolzano.

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