TEHRAN, Iran, April 5: A powerful magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck northeastern Iran near the holy city of Mashhad on Wednesday, killing at least two people as residents fled onto the streets and aftershocks shook the region.

BOGOTA, Colombia, Feb 7:  A shallow, 5.6-magnitude earthquake rattled residents of Colombia's largest city on Monday, leading office workers to evacuate buildings and forcing the city's airport to temporarily close.

ANKARA, Turkey, Feb 6: Turkey's seismology center says a 5.3-magnitude earthquake, centered beneath the Aegean sea, shook the Turkish coast. The state-run news agency said the quake damaged a number of houses in five villages and at least four people were injured.

4.4-magnitude tremor jolts Kathmandu

February 4, 2017 19:06 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: An aftershock measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale has rocked the central region on Saturday evening.

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Jan 22: A powerful magnitude 8 earthquake hit the Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands on Sunday and the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said it could generate

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.7 struck off the Solomon Islands on Tuesday, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the second powerful tremor in the islands to Australia's north in less than two weeks .

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 8: The United States Geological Survey is reporting a 6.5 magnitude earthquake off the coast of Northern California in the Pacific Ocean.

Dozens of buildings collapsed on Wednesday in Indonesia's northern province of Aceh, when a 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck in the early hours.

5.6-magnitude aftershock rocks Kathmandu

November 28, 2016 05:22 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: An aftershock measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale has rocked the Capital on early Monday.

CUSHING, Okla, Nov 7: A sharp earthquake centered near one of the world's key oil hubs Sunday night triggered fears that the magnitude 5.0 temblor might have damaged key infrastructure in addition to causing what police described as "quite a bit of damage" in the Oklahoma prairie town of Cushing.

BEIJING, Oct 17: A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck China's northwestern province of Qinghai on Monday, the US Geological Survey reported, in an area frequently plagued with seismic activity.

CANBERRA, Australia, Oct 17: A strong earthquake has struck Papua New Guinea, but no injuries or damage were immediately reported, and there was no threat of a tsunami.

ATHENS, (Greece), Oct 16: The Athens-based Institute of Geodynamics reports that a 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred near the northwestern Greek city of Ioannina, about 205 miles (330 kilometers) northwest of the capital Athens.

NEW DELHI, OCT 12:  An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter Scale hit the Lakshadweep Sea region on early Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: A fresh aftershock measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale jolted Kathmandu valley on Friday morning.

4.6-magnitude aftershock jolts capital

September 19, 2016 00:05 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: An aftershock measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale rocked the Kathmandu Valley on Sunday night.

ROME, Aug 24: An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude estimated at 6.1 has rattled Rome and central Italy in the middle of the night.

WASHINGTON, Aug 20: A 7.4-magnitude quake shook the southern Atlantic Ocean early Friday, the US Geological Survey said, with an epicenter 195 miles (316 kilometers) from islands hosting a British Antarctic research station.

KATHMANDU, July 7: An aftershock of last year’s Gorkha Earthquake jolted western Nepal on Thursday afternoon.

Fresh 4.4-magnitude aftershock felt

June 21, 2016 11:47 am

KATHMANDU, June 21: An aftershock measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale has been felt in the Kathmandu Valley on Tuesday.