Tag: earthquakes

Yellowstone Supervolcano Hit by a Swarm of More Than 400 Earthquakes in One Week

Yellowstone supervolcano has been hit by a series of earthquakes, with more 400 recorded since June 12. The latest was recorded on Monday, June 19, with a magnitude 3 earthquake striking 8.6 miles north northeast of West Yellowstone, Montana. The swarm began last week,…

Is Yellowstone going to erupt?

FEARS over the possible eruption of the Yellowstone volcano increased after a swarm of volcanoes hot the world famous national park. A 4.5 magnitude trembler struck Yellowstone, according to data from the US Geological Survey. Scientists said Thursday’s earthquake was part of a swarm…

Rose Canyon fault is MORE dangerous than thought

  If you live in California then you’ve heard the saying quake country. We’ve all experienced a major quake in our life time. I remember the one quake that scared the life out of me.   It was January 17, 1994 the time was…

Scientists suggest forecasting volcanic eruptions by tracking deep-focus earthquakes

Researchers analyzed the data taken from seismographs of that region collected in 2011 and 2012 with a special focus being placed on the long-period earthquakes MOSCOW, May 17. /TASS/. Russian scientists have proven that a rise in earthquake activity at depths of around 30…