Featured Story

Mangroves move inland as seas rise

Adapting to the damaging effects of climate change, plants are gradually moving to where temperatures are cooler, rainfall is greater, f...

5/25/2007

Earthquake rattles Hawaii near volcano

Breaking Earth News
Hawaii, USA
San Francisco - An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale shook Hawaii's Big Island on Thursday, but no injuries or damage were reported, local media reported.
The epicentre of the quake was near the Kilauea volcano in Volcanoes National Park, reported the Honolulu Star Bulletin. It was the largest earthquake in the area for at least 50 years.
A 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck in October near the Big Island, causing millions of dollars in damage but no deaths or serious injuries.
Share this article
 
Copyright © 2017 Great Red Comet-Earth Science Chronicles • All Rights Reserved.
Template Design by BTDesigner • Powered by Blogger
back to top