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January 10, 2019 9:31 PM Alaska earthquakes: Is THIS the reason for 98 earthquakes in Alaska in just 10 DAYS?

EARTHQUAKES have already begun to rock Alaska this year, with a staggering 98 quakes in 10 days. But is THIS the reason there have been so many quakes in Alaska? Alaska Earthquakes: There has been an increased level of seismic activity in Alaska of late (Image: GETTY/ USGS) Professor McGuire explained: “In Alaska, earthquake activity is increasing where 116

January 10, 2019 7:34 PM Is Alaska at risk of a tsunami to rival 1964?

ALASKA has seen a staggering 98 earthquakes in just 10 days, but is the US state at risk of a tsunami to rival that of 1964? Earthquakes today: Alaska has had nearly 100 earthquakes since the year began (Image: GETTY/ GOOGLE MAPS) Tsunamis are likely to occur around Alaska, and one still fresh in people’s minds is the tsunami which followed a mammoth 120

January 6, 2019 12:38 PM Professor reveals UK city most at risk of ‘MEGA TSUNAMI’ if La Palma volcano blows

A "MEGA tsunami" could strike Britain and kill hundreds of people if the Cumbre Vieja volcano in La Palma, Canary Islands, explodes in a massive eruption, a top geologist has warned. Bristol is most at risk, according to Mr Sparks, because the city's "unusual terrain" can cause a high tidal range, making residents vulnerable when a tsunami hits. However 63

January 3, 2019 10:11 AM Japan earthquake hits: Japan coast struck by 5.0 magntude quake

JAPAN has been struck by a magnitude 5.0 earthquake today, in Kumamoto prefecture on the southern island of Kyushu. An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.0 hit southern Japan on Thursday but no tsunami warning was issued, the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) said, and there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The quake, which 116

December 28, 2018 6:28 PM Is it safe to travel to Bali? Will Indonesia volcano Anak Krakatau erupt AGAIN?

THE ERUPTION of Anak Krakatau volcano triggered a huge tsunami which killed at least 430 people last Saturday, but is the volcano still erupting and what is the travel advice?   Indonesia is recovering from a huge tsunami which was triggered by volcanic activity of Mount Anak Krakatau volcano on Saturday. A three-metre (10 foot) high tsunami wave swept 114

December 28, 2018 11:19 AM World War 3: US fears Russia 'doomsday device' that would unleash 300-ft RADIATION TSUNAMI

A FORMER advisor to President Trump has admitted that there are genuine concerns over Russia’s shock plan to use a “doomsday device” that would create a 300-ft radiation tsunami wave - powerful enough to wipe out major US cities. Shocking reports this month have revealed that Russia is developing a devastating “doomsday device” that could wipe out major 110

December 24, 2018 3:14 PM Indonesia tsunami 2018 update: Will Krakatau erupt AGAIN? Locals told to STAY AWAY

INDONESIA has reached its biggest annual disasters toll in a decade, after a second tsunami hit following the eruption of the Krakatau volcano. But will Krakatau erupt again, as locals are told to stay away? At least 373 people have died following a tsunami in the Indonesian islands of Java and Sumatra on Saturday. Rescuers used heavy machinery and bare hands 113

December 23, 2018 5:04 PM Indonesia tsunami: Is it safe to travel to Indonesia and Bali? Which areas are affected?

INDONESIA was devastated by a deadly tsunami which struck overnight without warning – but is it safe to travel to Indonesia and Bali and which areas are affected? The tsunami is believed to have been caused by the erupting Anak Krakatau volcano, officials said today. Anak Krakatau is a volcanic island located in the Sunda Strait between the islands of Java and Sumatra 118

December 23, 2018 4:16 PM Indonesia volcano eruption map: Where is the volcano erupting? Is Bali affected?

INDONESIA’s latest tsunami is believed to have occurred following an eruption from the Anak Krakatau volcano. But where is the volcano erupting and is Bali affected? At least 222 people have been killed and 843 are injured after the tsunami occurred at at around 9.30pm local time (2.30pm GMT) o Saturday, December 22, government officials confirmed. Members 110

December 23, 2018 1:36 PM Indonesia tsunami 2018 MAPPED: Where did tsunami hit, where is the Ring of Fire?

INDONESIA was hit by a tsunami last night, which has injured at least 843 people and killed 222, including members of the popular Indonesian rock band, Seventeen. But where did the tsunami hit and where is the Ring of Fire? The tsunami wave destroyed hundreds of buildings and homes without any warning overnight. Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesman at Indonesia's 121