M 6.3 in Japan on 04 Aug 2019 10:23 UTC

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Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:34:00 +0200freemalaysiatoday (en)

A super typhoon hitting the coast of Taiwan. (Reuters pic) TAIPEI: A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said. This comes just hours after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the island.

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:28:00 +0200abs-cbnnews (en)

TAIPEI - A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the island. Typhoon Lekima, categorized at the strongest typhoon level by Taiwan's weather bureau, was expected to....

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:24:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

TAIPEI: A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday (Aug 8), bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a Typhoon Lekima, categorised at the strongest typhoon level by Taiwan's weather bureau, was expected to approach off the island's northeastern coast late on Thursday.

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after 6.0 quake strikes

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:17:00 +0200thefinancialexpress (en)

A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the island. Typhoon Lekima, categorised at the strongest typhoon level by Taiwan’s weather bureau, was expected to approach off the island’s northeastern coast late on Thursday.

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:16:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

TAIPEI (Reuters) - A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the island. Typhoon Lekima, categorised at the strongest typhoon level by Taiwan’s weather bureau, was....

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:15:00 +0200iran-daily (en)

A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the island. Typhoon Lekima, categorised at the strongest typhoon level by Taiwan’s weather bureau, was expected to approach....

Taiwan braces for Typhoon Lekima hours after 6.0 magnitude earthquake strikes August 7 Updated

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 06:24:00 +0200theglobeandmail (en)

A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the island. Typhoon Lekima, categorised at the strongest typhoon level by Taiwan’s weather bureau, was expected to approach off the island’s northeastern coast late on Thursday.

5.9-magnitude quake jolts Taiwan, typhoon warning issued

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 06:21:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

TAIPEI (AFP, KYODO, AP) - A 5.9-magnitude earthquake rattled Taiwan on Thursday morning (Aug 8), the US Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of injuries and casualties. The quake struck at 5.28am at a depth of 10km in north-eastern Yilan county. Taiwan's central weather bureau put its magnitude at 6.

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 06:17:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

TAIPEI, Aug 8 (Reuters) - A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the island. Typhoon Lekima, categorised at the strongest typhoon level by Taiwan's weather bureau,....

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 06:05:00 +0200wsau (en)

TAIPEI (Reuters) - A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the island. Typhoon Lekima, categorised at the strongest typhoon level by Taiwan's weather bureau, was....

5.9-magnitude quake jolts Taiwan

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 04:54:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

TAIPEI (AFP, KYODO, AP) - A 5.9-magnitude earthquake rattled Taiwan on Thursday morning (Aug 8), the US Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties. The quake struck at 5.28am at a depth of 10km in north-eastern Yilan county. Taiwan's central weather bureau put its magnitude at 6.

A flying car in Japan hovered above the ground for about a minute

Wed, 07 Aug 2019 15:37:00 +0200startribune (en)

Purchase: Order Reprint It's like "Back to the Future," but real: a prototype of a flying car hovered 10 feet above the ground for about a minute in Japan on Monday. Designed for autonomous delivery flights, the early prototype looks more like a large drone than a typical car. Made by NEC Corp.

REUTERS - Olympics-1,000km relay to honour 2011 disaster victims ends in Tokyo

Wed, 07 Aug 2019 12:48:00 +0200nampa (en)

Olympics-1,000km relay to honour 2011 disaster victims ends in Tokyo. By Jack Tarrant and Yoko Kono TOKYO, Aug 7 (Reuters) - A 1000 kilometre, two-week relay which started in Northern Japan to raise awareness for the 2011 earthquake and tsunami ended in Tokyo on Wednesday in swelteringly conditions.

EEUU y China desatan un "tsunami": el mercado busca refugio en deuda, oro y bitcoin

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 13:08:00 +0200libertaddigital (es)

"Todo apunta a que se acerca un tsunami". Esta es la advertencia que lanza el banco alemán Commerzbank tras la que protagonizó China el pasado lunes. Basta observar la fuerte caída que registraron las principales bolsas del planeta para medir el grado de miedo e incertidumbre que padece el mercado.

MIL-OSI New Zealand: Students set to ShakeOut as nationwide earthquake drill launched

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 23:11:00 +0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: New Zealand Government. Civil Defence Minister Minister Peeni Henare officially launched New Zealand ShakeOut, our national earthquake drill and tsunami hīkoi, at Te Papa’s new earthquake house today. “New Zealand ShakeOut earthquake drill and tsunami hīkoi is a great opportunity for all New....

Magnitude 6.3 quake off northeastern Japan

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 17:10:00 +0200TheFrontierPost-en (en)

Monitoring Desk. TOKYO: Japan was rattled by a magnitude 6.3 earthquake, U.S. officials announced Sunday. According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the quake took place 38.6 kilometers (24 miles) beneath the ground, with its epicenter 54 km (33.6 mi) northeast of the ghost city of Namie, which....

editorial Support Meteorological Services to save lives in times of disaster By Alexander Rheeney, 08/05/2019

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 12:15:00 +0200samoaobserver (en)

The 5th Meeting of the Pacific Meteorological Council (PMC-5) gets underway this morning in Apia for five-days of deliberations. The conference – brings together PMC members, senior government officials from SPREP member countries and development partners, CROP, United Nations agencies and various....

Philippines: Summit for a harmonized disaster risk reduction program for tsunami organized

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 08:39:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

The Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (DOST-PHIVOLCS) prepares the public against the threat of tsunami and calls for the creation of a Harmonized National Program on Tsunami Disaster Risk Reduction.

Magnitude 6.3 quake off northeastern Japan

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 08:28:00 +0200yenisafak-en (en)

Japan was rattled by a magnitude 6.3 earthquake, U.S. officials announced Sunday. According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the quake took place 38.6 kilometers (24 miles) beneath the ground, with its epicenter 54 km (33.6 mi) northeast of the ghost city of Namie, which was evacuated after the....

MIL-OSI China: 6.2-magnitude quake strikes off Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 05:41:00 +0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 struck off Fukushima Prefecture of Japan on Sunday, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA). The temblor occurred at 7:23 p.m. local time, with its epicenter at a latitude of 37.7 degrees north and a longitude of 141.7 degrees east, and at depth of 50 km.

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