Dublin: 12 °C Thursday 8 June, 2023

# Quake

This year
# Rescue Effort
Erdogan admits 'shortcomings' as Turkey-Syria earthquake death toll tops 12,000
The World Health Organization has warned that up to 23 million people could be affected by the earthquake.
The World Health Organization has warned that up to 23 million people could be affected by the earthquake
The death toll is expected to continue to rise
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has acknowledged "shortcomings" in his government's response to the earthquake
Irish aid organisations seek support for emergency earthquake response in Turkey and Syria
Confusion over former Newcastle midfielder Atsu's safety after Turkey earthquake
# Rescue Effort
Earthquake death toll passes 7,300 as countries pledge support for Turkey and Syria
Rescuers are racing frantically to find more survivors but their efforts are being impeded by low temperatures and some 200 aftershocks.
Rescuers are racing frantically to find more survivors but their efforts are being impeded by low temperatures and some 200 aftershocks
The earthquake struck early yesterday, bringing down thousands of buildings
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared a three-month state of emergency in 10 affected provinces
Tánaiste announces €2 million in emergency aid for Turkey and Syria following earthquakes
Last year
# duzce
At least 50 people injured after magnitude-6.1 quake in Turkey
The shallow tremor struck in the early hours about 170 kilometres east of Istanbul.
# Quake
Tsunami alert lifted after powerful 7.3-magnitude earthquake in Japan
The quake was centred off the coast of the Fukushima region at a depth of 60 kilometres.
All time
# jacinda ardern
New Zealand marks 10th anniversary of Christchurch earthquake
The 2011 quake killed 185 people and flattened much of the city’s central area.
# Shaking news
Donegal struck by 2.1 magnitude earthquake
The earthquake struck at 9.18pm last night.
# marsquake
Nasa Mars lander picks up what's likely first detected 'Marsquake'
Nasa has said the new seismic event was too small to provide solid data on the Martian interior.
# donegal bay
Donegal struck by 2.4 magnitude earthquake overnight
Tremors were felt by members of the public around the Killybegs area.
# Tsunami warning
Tsunami warning as magnitude 7.5 earthquake strikes off New Caledonia
There were no immediate reports of damage from the earthquake.
# Indonesia
10 more dead after fresh 6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia's Lombok island
The quakes hit throughout yesterday, with the first measuring 6.3 shortly before midday which triggered landslides.
# Indonesia
All Irish tourists taken off earthquake-stricken Gili Islands, ambassador says
Rescuers today resumed the search for survivors, and to recover the bodies of victims.
# lombok island
'Everyone was screaming... it was so scary': Irish woman caught up in Indonesia earthquake
Teacher Colleen Garry is travelling in Indonesia for six weeks and told us what it was like to get caught up in the quake.
# Wales
Magnitude 4.4 earthquake strikes southwest Britain
The earthquake struck at 2.31pm near Swansea, Wales.
# Earthquake
Mexican rescuers race to free girl trapped under school rubble
The magnitude 7.1 quake has killed at least 245 people in central Mexico and injured over 2,000.
# Quake
At least 42 dead as earthquake hits Mexico City and destroys buildings and bridges
The US Geological Survey put the quake’s magnitude at 7.1.
# hotel tragedy
Italy avalanche: Several children confirmed missing as extent of devastation emerges
Prospects of anyone being rescued alive from the ill-fated Hotel Rigopiano look bleak.
# Aftershocks
The farmers, their little pigs and the wolves: An Italy earthquake survival tale
A month after the quakes, the Fausti family managed to get itself up and running again – but it was no easy task.
# Earthquake
At least two killed as massive earthquake hits New Zealand
Christchurch was the location of a powerful earthquake in 2011.
# Quake
Evacuations but no major damage as New Zealand hit by earthquake
A swarm of aftershocks rocked the region.
# moveable poo
Japan might put toilets in lifts in case people get stuck during earthquakes
Definitely qualifies as an emergency.
Nepal earthquake survivor: 'More than anything now, the women need safety'
One month on, a survivor of the Nepalese earthquake talks about the conditions in the camps and the dangers faced by displaced women and girls.
Earthquake strikes in Wales (and shakes Ireland a tiny bit)
A teeny tiny bit.
# fresh tragedy
"People have no hope left. We know that another quake is coming"
The search has also been continuing for a US military helicopter that went missing while delivering aid.
# Bad Form
Irish people are jokingly using Facebook's Nepal safety check-in
Their friends really aren’t impressed.
# Panic
WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament
Dozens of people have been declared dead after the 7.3 magnitude earthquake.
# Nepal
'No chance' of more survivors beneath rubble
The Department of Foreign Affairs here has confirmed all 170 Irish in affected regions have been accounted for.
# 6.2 magnitude
'No damage to any nuclear power stations' after strong quake hits Japan
Five people are feared trapped in collapsed buildings.
# Breaking
At least 367 dead in southwest China earthquake
The quake measured 6.1 on the Richter Scale.
# nuclear site
Tsunami warning issued after earthquake hits off Fukushima coast
The 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck in the Pacific off Fukushima.
# Earthquake
5.7-magnitude quake hits Japan
So far, there have been no reports of damage.
# Disaster zone
Five dead after 8.2 earthquake rocks northern Chile
The five died in the cities of Iquique and Alto Hospicio.
# Ahhhhhhhh
Earthquake! Small tremor felt in south east Ireland last night
There have been no reports so far of damage, with seismologists saying it was of a “low magnitude”.
# alarm call
An earthquake has woken every Twitter user in Los Angeles at 6.30am
Shakey wakey.
# Japan
Small tsunami hits Japan after quake
People were warned to stay away from the coast as the tsunami approached.
# i feel the earth move
There were two earthquakes in the Irish Sea this morning
Both of the quakes happened close to the English coastline with the larger registering a 3.3 on the Richter scale.
# Indonesia
Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'
A 5.0 earthquake hit 188km northwest of Indonesia, the US Geological Survey also said.
# Earthquake
Strong 6.5 quake shakes New Zealand
The quake hit 57 kilometres south-southwest of Wellington.
# Earthquake
Did you feel the earth move at 4.16am? (Seriously)
A 3.8 magnitude earthquake struck Wales in the early hours of this morning – and was even felt 110km away on Ireland’s east coast.
# Earthquake
Powerful quake strikes Afghanistan, tremors felt in Pakistan
The 5.7-magnitude earthquake struck at a depth of 65 kilometres, close to the Pakistani border.