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Category: Latin America

A 4.6-magnitude earthquake strikes Venezuela.

Image Credit: Earthstar Geographics The German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) just reported a 4.6-magnitude earthquake 22 km west of Barquisimeto, Municipio Iribarren, Lara, Venezuela at a shallow depth of […]

A 6.0-magnitude earthquake strikes Chile.

Image Credit: VolcanoDiscovery The  German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported that a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the South Pacific Ocean, 63 km west of Concepcion, Region del Biobio, Chile at […]

A 4.8-magnitude earthquake strikes Ecuador.

Image Credit: Earthstar Geographics Moments ago the Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito (IGEPN) reported a 4.8-magnitude earthquake in Canton Limon Indanza, Provincia de Morona-Santiago, 64 […]

Two explosions injure many in Bolivia.

Image Credit: Reuters On Monday, two fuel tank explosions were reported in the town of Camargo, in the department of Chuquisaca. The first explosion injured one woman, while the second […]

A strong 6.2-magnitude strikes Atacama, Chile.

Image Credit: VolcanoDiscovery Minutes ago the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported that a 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck the South Pacific Ocean, 112 km west of Copiapo, Atacama, Chile at […]