Several regions in Johannesburg, including the East Rand, were shook by a seismic event in the early hours of last week Sunday
Residents described the earthquake of 3.1 magnitude as terrifying after windows rattled and beds shook in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Several regions in Johannesburg, including the East Rand, were shook by a seismic event in the early hours of Sunday
Village life after Afghan quake that killed more than 1 000 has changed from ‘not really good’ to ‘even harder’ in the aftermath
Afghan earthquake with 5.9 magnitude struck hardest in the rugged east, killing atleast 1 000 people and leave more than 1 500 injured
Survivors of twin earthquakes in Afghanistan were waiting on Wednesday for aid to arrive after spending their second night exposed to sub-zero temperatures following tremors that killed at least 22 people and wrecked homes.
Rescue workers on Tuesday searched for survivors after an earthquake in a remote western region of Afghanistan killed at least 26 people and damaged hundreds of houses, officials said.
The quake on Tuesday morning hit at a shallow depth of 10 km. The shaking was reported for a few seconds, before normality was restored.
An earthquake struck eastern Indonesia on Tuesday, with monitors briefly warning of the possibility of hazardous tsunami waves before lifting the threat.
The quake caused electricity to fail, with health staff working until dawn without lights in the poorly equipped government hospital.
Four tremors have been recorded across South Africa on 1 August – and the substantial seismic activity has locals worried…
Three earthquakes hit parts of SA between 15:17 and 17:21 on Saturday. The biggest of the weak quakes had a 2.7 magnitude
The two light quakes hit at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter near Welkom just after 12pm on Wednesday afternoon.
The quake hit at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter near Springbok, Namakwa District Municipality, Northern Cape on Tuesday.
Cogta MEC Sipho Hlomuka has called for calm in communities following reports of an earth tremor in KwaZulu-Natal.