Earthquake

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FILE - This Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011 NOAA satellite image shows Hurricane Irene, a category 2 storm with winds up to 100 mph and located about 400 miles southeast of Nassau. (Weather Underground via AP)
WWJ News
October 16, 2019 - 1:48 pm
The combination of two frightening natural phenomena might bring to mind "Sharknado," but stormquakes are real and not dangerous.
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July 05, 2019 - 11:35 pm
A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Southern California Friday night, the second in less than two days, following the 6.4 that hit July 4. We certainly felt it in #ElSegundo . Another #earthquake . The girls got under the table; they’ve never been thru a quake before. Must mean there is a lot of...
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July 05, 2019 - 11:35 pm
A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Southern California Friday night, the second in less than two days, following the 6.4 that hit July 4. We certainly felt it in #ElSegundo . Another #earthquake . The girls got under the table; they’ve never been thru a quake before. Must mean there is a lot of...
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Dreamstime
February 22, 2019 - 11:54 am
Peru's official geophysics institute said it registered two aftershocks of 6.06 and 6.6 magnitude in the 30 minutes that followed the first tremor.
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September 30, 2018 - 1:05 pm
Rescuers struggle to reach victims in several large coastal towns
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Dreamstime
April 19, 2018 - 11:39 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - Yes, that was an earthquake we felt. Its origin just across the river in Amherstburg, Ontario. John Zawiskie a geologist at the Cranbrook Institute in Bloomfield Hills says it's another benefit of living in Michigan. "It's a beautiful place, all the liquid fresh water surrounding...
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April 19, 2018 - 10:48 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - An earthquake with a 3.6 magnitude hit Canada and the tremors were felt by people all over the metro Detroit area on Thursday night. Just after 8 p.m. folks questioned what was going on and calls came in to the WWJ Newsroom at lightning speed. It didn't take long for confirmation to...
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Dreamstime
April 19, 2018 - 8:32 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - Calls coming in from many Downriver and Detroit communities describing a trembling, rumbling and shaking just after 8 p.m. Thursday night. The U.S. Geological Survey says it detected a 3.6 magnitude quake near Amherstburg, Ontario, and people all over metro Detroit reported feeling...
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