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Live blog: Impact of Aceh earthquake

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 22:23:00 +0200abc-au (en)

A powerful earthquake struck off Indonesia's Sumatra island earlier this evening, prompting an Indian Ocean-wide tsunami alert. Follow the latest developments on our live blog.

Massive Indonesia quake triggers tsunami alert

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 22:23:00 +0200abc-au (en)

Residents and tourists were breathing a sigh of relief after an Indian Ocean-wide tsunami alert, sparked by a huge earthquake off Indonesia, was cancelled only hours later.

8.7 quake off Aceh triggers tsunami alert

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 22:23:00 +0200abc-au (en)

An 8.7-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Indonesia, sending residents around the region dashing out of their homes and offices in fear.

People return home as tsunami threat ends

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 22:23:00 +0200abc-au (en)

People have returned home following the cancellation of a tsunami warning, put in effect after two massive earthquakes struck off the Indonesian coast.

Why Are There Field Geologists on a Drilling Vessel?

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 21:42:00 +0200scientificamerican (en)

Greetings from Drilling Vessel (D/V) Chikyu, currently maintaining position about 220 km east of Sendai, directly over the Japan Trench and above the fault area of the March 11, 2011 Mw9.0 earthquake. We are on International Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Expedition 343: the Japan Trench Fast Drilling Project (JFAST).

Strong 6.5 quake rattles S. Pacific Vanuatu island

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 21:23:00 +0200ChinaPost (en)

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - A strong 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of the South Pacific island of Vanuatu on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, but there was no tsunami warning.

Magnitude 6.4 earthquake hits off coast of Sumatra

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 21:23:00 +0200ChinaPost (en)

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Indonesia's Sumatra island on Sunday but there were no reports of damage, the geophysics agency said.

Can whales predict tsunamis?

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 21:03:00 +0200guardian (en)

A British photographer witnessed a school of whales vanishing during an underwater earthquake. Could they serve as 'canaries' for humans? Do whales hear earthquakes long before humans? As tsunami warnings hit the Indonesian and Sri Lankan coasts last week, observers at sea watched as every species....

Fukushima-Katastrophe - Unterwasser-Fotos zeigen Chaos im Atomreaktor

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 20:56:00 +0200bild (de)

Verbogene Stahl-Trümmer, Überreste eines riesigen Krans: Neue Fotos aus dem Unglücks-AKW Fukushima zeugen von dem Chaos, das dort noch herrscht. Foto: AFP PHOTO / TEPCO

Japon: tollé contre le projet de redémarrer deux réacteurs

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 20:09:00 +0200cyberpresse (fr)

Une volée de critiques a accueilli dimanche le projet du gouvernement japonais de redémarrer deux...

Gold Ship strikes first jewel of Japanese Triple Crown

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 19:55:00 +0200japantimes (en)

Gold Ship sailed to victory in the opening race of the Japanese Triple Crown, roaring back from last to first to capture the Satsuki-sho on Sunday. The Hiroyuki Uchida-ridden fourth choice burst free from a pack of 18 on the short straight at Nakayama Racecourse, crossing the line ahead of second....

Fukushima: de nouvelles images montrent les dégâts

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 19:53:00 +0200cyberpresse (fr)

L'opérateur de la centrale nucléaire accidentée de Fukushima (nord-est du Japon) a diffusé de...

New Indonesia earthquake shows lessons of 2004 tsunami have been learned but fear remains

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 19:14:00 +0200irishsun (en)

I'd never seen devastation like it. I was standing on the foundations of a house in Banda Aceh city, Indonesia.I turned 360 degrees and couldn't see a single building left standing except ...

18:30 Endonezya'da 6,2 büyüklüğünde deprem

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 18:53:00 +0200netgazete (tr)

Endonezya'nın batısında 6,2 büyüklüğünde deprem meydana geldi. Can kaybına yol açmayan depremin ardından tsunami uyarısı yapılmadı.

15.04.2012 - 17:58 Beko Basketbol Ligi'nde uzatmaya giden maçta Beşiktaş Milangaz, TOFAŞ'ı 81-78 yendi. ayrıntı

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 18:16:00 +0200turkiyegazetesi (tr)

15 Nisan 2012 Pazar - 17:46 Endonezya'nın batısında 6,2 büyüklüğünde deprem meydana geldi. Açe'de çarşamba günü 8,6 ve 8,2 büyüklüğünde iki deprem meydana gelmişti. BANDA AÇE - AA - ABD Jeolojik Araştırma Merkezi, denizin 15 kilometre derinliğinde meydana gelen depremin merkezinin Açe eyaletinin....

New Indonesia earthquake shows lessons of 2004 tsunami have been learned but fear remains

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 18:14:00 +0200sundaymirror (en)

it is easy to understand the fear and panic that gripped the people of Aceh Province as the ground shook under them again last week

Sismo de magnitud 6,2 sacude costa oeste de Indonesia

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 18:11:00 +0200rnv (es)

A la zona fueron enviados varios equipos para evaluar los daños materiales e inspeccionar la situación en las aldeas más apartadas de los núcleos urbanos

Forte terremoto atinge Indonésia; não há risco de tsunami

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 18:07:00 +0200estadao (pt)

Um forte terremoto de magnitude 6,2 atingiu a costa ocidental da Indonésia na manhã deste domingo. Não há perigo de tsunami, de acordo com autoridades metereológicas indonésias. O Instituto de Pesquisa Geológica dos Estados Unidos informou que o terremoto deste domingo teve seu foco a 650

Endonezya yine sallandı

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 17:55:00 +0200ensonhaber (tr)

Endonezya'nın batısında 6,2 büyüklüğünde deprem meydana geldi. ABD Jeolojik Araştırma Merkezi, denizin 15 kilometre derinliğinde meydana gelen depremin merkezinin Açe eyaletinin başkenti Banda Açe'nin 650 kilometre batısında olduğunu açıkladı. TSUNAMİ UYARISI YAPILMADI Can kaybına yol açmayan depremin ardından uyarısı yapılmadı.

New Indonesia earthquake shows lessons of 2004 tsunami have been learned but fear remains

Sun, 15 Apr 2012 17:44:00 +0200themirror (en)

it is easy to understand the fear and panic that gripped the people of Aceh Province as the ground shook under them again last week

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