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Tsunami warning issued following El Salvador quake

Oct 14, 2014

Tsunami warning issued following El Salvador quake

A magnitude 7.4 quake struck late on Monday off the coast of El Salvador, and there was a risk of "hazardous tsunami waves", the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said in a revised alert. #Tsunami #earthquake #El Salvador #Tsunami waves #natural calamities
Lava-spewing volcano in Philippines forces thousands to flee

Sep 17, 2014

Lava-spewing volcano in Philippines forces thousands to flee

The Philippines' most active volcano has sent more huge lava fragments rolling down its slopes in an ongoing gentle eruption that has prompted authorities to evacuate thousands of villagers, officials said on Wednesday. #Volcano #Philippines #Earthquakes #mountain #Mount Mayon #evacuation #eruption #Quakes
Philippines Volcano eruption fears force evacuation of 12,000 residents

Sep 16, 2014

Philippines Volcano eruption fears force evacuation of 12,000 residents

The Philippines has evacuated more than 12,000 people from around the foot of its most active volcano as the crater glows red and authorities warn of a possible eruption. Mount Mayon has recorded a series of recent quakes and rockfalls, indicating a possible eruption within weeks. #Volcano #Philippines #Earthquakes #mountain #Mount Mayon #evacuation #eruption #Quakes
Indonesia 6.5-magnitude quake strikes off Sulawesi

Sep 10, 2014

Indonesia 6.5-magnitude quake strikes off Sulawesi

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the central Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Wednesday, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS), while Indonesian officials said there was no tsunami threat. #Indonesia #Earthquake in Indonesia #Indonesia quake #Quake in Indonesia
Japan drafting plans to close old nuclear reactors

Sep 05, 2014

Japan drafting plans to close old nuclear reactors

Japan will push nuclear operators to draft plans to scrap a quarter of the country's 48 reactors, which are either too old or too costly to upgrade to meet new standards imposed after the Fukushima disaster, the Nikkei reported on Friday. #Japan #earthquake #Fukushima #nuclear reactor #Fukushima reactor #Kansai Electric Power Co