New Zealand Escapes Major Damage from Massive Earthquake


The links below are to articles reporting on a major earthquake that hit New Zealand today, measuring 6.9 and located between the two islands in Cook Strait.

For more visit:
- http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/8945358/Big-quake-shakes-central-New-Zealand
- New Zealand hit by quake of magnitude 6.9, minor damage | Reuters
- http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/strong-69-magnitude-earthquake-hits-wellington-new-zealand/story-e6frg6so-1226682714587
- http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/07/21/19590327-65-earthquake-strikes-near-wellington-new-zealand

A large number of earthquakes have hit the New Zealand area in recent days.

For more visit:
http://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/news/8945362/Quakes-shake-central-New-Zealand

China: Latest Earthquake News


The link below is to an article reporting on the latest news from China’s Sichuan Province following a massive earthquake.

For more visit:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/apr/21/china-earthquake-sichuan-homeless-rescue

Iran & Pakistan Earthquake Horror


A massive earthquake has hit the Iran-Pakistan border region. The link below is to an article reporting on the disaster.

For more visit:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/apr/17/rescuers-earthquake-iran-pakistan-border

Iran Hit By Massive Earthquake


The link below is to an article reporting on a massive earthquake that has struck Iran.

For more visit:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/apr/10/iran-earthquake-death-toll-rises

Japan: Two Years On from Devastating Earthquake and Tsunami


The link below is to an article (with photos) that looks at Japan two years on from the devastating earthquake and tsunami.

For more visit:
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/03/japan-earthquake-2-years-later-before-and-after/100469/

New Zealand: Powerful Earthquake Near New Zealand


New South Wales Earthquake North-West of Canberra


  1. A minor 3.8 magnitude earthquake struck central west New South Wales last night at 7.16pm.

Australia: Earthquake Reports – Moe in Victoria


Earthquake Centred Near Moe 120km to the East South-East Of Melbourne

The links below are to articles reporting on the latest on Victoria’s 5.3 magnitude earthquake.

For more visit:
- http://www.skynews.com.au/topstories/article.aspx?id=762736
- http://www.peninsulaweekly.com.au/news/local/news/general/earthquake-aftershocks-felt-across-the-region/2596462.aspx
- http://tvnz.co.nz/world-news/aftershocks-damage-reported-after-vic-quake-4938058