earthquake

ShakeAlert goes into effect tomorrow

ORE.- The ShakeAlert Earthquake Early Warning system will go into effect tomorrow here in Oregon. ShakeAlert offers seconds of advance notice so the public can take action to mitigate injuries and casualties and infrastructure damage. In a webinar today, experts from across …

Magnitude 8.1 earthquake strikes New Zealand

RAUMATI BEACH, New Zealand (NBC) – A strong magnitude 8.1 earthquake struck off the east of New Zealand’s north island, prompting a tsunami warning that was later withdrawn, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said. Although, residents were asked to stay alert. There …