Living in the middle of the Pacific has its downfalls.
On September 16th an 8.3 magnitude earthquake hit Chile, displacing one million people and killing five. On September 18th
The quake's aftershocks
The estimated time of arrival of the initial wave is 3:11 a.m. HST on Thursday.
No destructive, Pacific-wide tsunami was expected, it said. Rabaul, a town on East New Britain Island, lies in the shadow
WASHINGTON, Feb 11 (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck northeastern Chile on Wednesday, very close to the border
SYDNEY, Jan 7 (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck off the west coast of Panama on Wednesday, about 261 kms (162.18
Hundreds were evacuated after a 7.6-magnitude aftershock rattled Chile's northern coast Wednesday night, the Associated Press
Evacuations also were ordered in Peru, where waves 2 meters above normal forced about 200 people to leave the seaside town
A strong earthquake hit northeast of New Zealand on Monday, the USGS National Earthquake Information Center reported. The
A tsunami of 3 feet was measured in Lata wharf, The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reported. Smaller waves hit Vanuatu and
WASHINGTON, Nov 14 (Reuters) - A strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake hit western Chile north of the capital, Santiago, on Wednesday
Residents of San Jose said phones went down, electricity poles rattled and water flowed out of pools during the quake. The