Earthquake world map. But where is venezuela. Venezuelas northern coast has been struck by a powerful earthquake which sent people rushing into the streets of the nations capital caracas hundreds of kilometres away. The usgs earthquake hazards program is part of the national earthquake hazards reduction program nehrp established by congress in 1977 and the usgs advanced national seismic system anss was established by congress as a nehrp facility. A the observed seismic intensity 1 and above and its location and region b the date and time of the earthquake and c its epicenter and magnitude.
Geological survey shows the areas across the united states that are most likely to experience a significant earthquake in the next 50 years. The chilean earthquake produced a powerful tsunami that traveled at a speed of about 200 miles per hour across the pacific ocean. Latest update along san andreas fault as series of shocks hit california has been rocked by a fresh earthquake measuring 34 in magnitude while alaska continues to be. One of the most eye catching guides to the worlds volcanoes ever published.
Earthquake and seismic intensity information the map and text below show the following details. This colorful new map from the us. Following the incidents at nuclear power plants in japan after the earthquake i was wondering which power stations around the world are near active earthquake zones.