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April 2002
Earthquake News Headlines

April 30, 2002

New Zealand tourist center of Fiordland shaken by quake - AP via Yahoo! News

Quake rocks NZ - News Interactive Australia

Project yields clues - Asahi Shimbun

El Salvador's earthquakes help bring foes together - Financial Times

Quake shakes central Turkey; No damage or injuries reported - AP via Yahoo! News


April 29, 2002

A bigger quake can't be ruled out - Syracuse.com

Moderate earthquake rattles southwestern Bulgaria - AP via Yahoo! News

Small earthquake shakes El Salvador - AP via Yahoo! News

Top court: Quake victims can still file - AP via San Francisco Chronicle

No report of quake-related damages - Saipan Tribune

Quake shakes Geysers area; no damage or injuries - The Fresno Bee

Taipei ordered to pay NT$480 mil. damages to quake victims - AP via Netscape News

Georgian president appeals for foreign aid after deadly earthquake - AP via Yahoo! News

Quake Response in Two Shakes - Wired News

Quake Damage Is History at State Park - LA Times


April 28, 2002

California North Coast shaken by M 4.4 quake - Seismo-Watch

Quake damage estimated at $14 million - Syracuse.com

Earthquake Hits Taiwan - Xinhuanet

Peru eyes earthquake damage - Press-Republican Online

Insurance crisis comes to state - San Francisco Chronicle


April 27, 2002

Federal aid sought for quake damage - Times Union

Western Iran still shaking to aftershocks - IMA

Impact of earthquake still felt by many - Press-Republican Online

Earthquake seminar paints dire images - Kentucky Messenger-Inquirer

Undersea plates triggered 7.2 Guam quake - UPI via The Washington Times

M7.2 quake hits Guam, 5 injured - Japan Today

7.2 Quake Hits Guam; 5 Injured, but No Major Damage Reported - LA Times

Severe quake jolts Guam, no casualties reported - Reuters via Netscape News

Earthquakes Destroy 10 Villages, Kill 2 in Western Iran - Xinhuanet


April 26, 2002

Strong earthquake strikes Georgia - The Russia Journal

On shaky ground - Eureka Times-Standard

Minor quake shakes Ukiah - AP via Fresno Bee

Large earthquake leaves Guam dark - UPI via Anchorage Daliy News

Strong Earthquake Rocks Guam - AP via Washington Post

Moderate quake shakes Taiwan's eastern coast - AP via Yahoo! News

Earthquakes wipe out 10 Iranian villages - Hindustan Times

Earthquakes Destroy 10 Villages, Kill 2 in Western Iran - NewsRe

Georgians Clean Up After Earthquake - AP via Yahoo! News (Update)

Georgians Clean Up After Earthquake - AP via Lycos News

Georgia Earthquake Kills Six - AP via Washington Post

Georgia earthquake kills three - BBC

Three die in Georgia earthquake - itv.com


April 25, 2002

Earthquake monitoring network gets $2.9 million - The Desert Sun

Planet line-up heralds tough time-Indian astrologer - Reuters

Courthouse retrofit moves to 2-year plan - The Seattle Times

New online Southern California earthquake report - Seismo-Watch

Moderate Earthquake Hits Georgian Capital Tbilisi - Future Source

Earthquake in ex-Soviet republic Georgia kills 3 - Channel NewsAsia

Georgia earthquake kills three - BBC

Earthquake strikes Georgia killing three - Mirror Pictures

Georgian Quake Kills Three in Tbilisi - Reuters

One dead, 40 hurt in Iran earthquakes - ABC News Australia

Iran earthquake kills one, injures 40 - Reuters AlertNet

Iran earthquake kills one, injures 40 - Reuters via The Namibian

Earthquakes Kills One in Iran - AP via Yahoo! News

Earthquake kills one, injures 40 in western Iran - AP via Yahoo! News


April 24, 2002

Point Hudson repairs could cost $1.8 million - Port Townsend Leader

Moderate quake on Ecuador's coast, no damage -

Small earthquake strikes near Peaks - Arizona Daily Sun

BREMERTON'S LIONS FIELD City gets money... - The SunLink.com

Remembering when the earth shook: 10 years later - Eureka Times Standard

NY earthquake damage more severe than first thought - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Inspectors assess earthquake's damage to seek federal aid - AP via Syracuse.com

New York asks people to report quake damage - Seismo-Watch

Strong earthquake hits southeastern Kosovo AFP via The Melbourne Age

Earthquake rocks Balkans, 60 injured - AFP via Hindustan Times

Quake rattles Kosovo - News24 South Africa

Moderate earthquake rattles central Balkans - AP via Yahoo! News

Moderate earthquake shakes eastern Macedonia - Reuters voa Netscape News

Earthquake Rattles Central Balkans - Washington Post (w/ updates)

Earthquake Rattles Balkans - AP via Yahoo! News (w/ updates)

Earthquake Rattles Balkans - AP via Washington Post

Quake Kills One, Topples Mosque Tower in Kosovo - Reuters via Yahoo! News


April 23, 2002

Volcanoes are a part of the 'breathing' of the Earth - West Hawaii Today

320-Million-Year-Old Fossil Stolen - AP via Netscape News

Small tremor rattles Millsfield area - NW Tennessee State Gazette

2 moderate quakes hit Izu islands - AP via Netscape News

Upstate Earthquake News

New York asks people to report quake damage - Seismo-Watch

The largest earthquake in 48 years - The Kingston Whig-Standard

Agencies collecting earthquake data - Press-Republican Online <<

New York aids consumers affected by earthquake - Insure.com

Counties Count Quake Loss - Syracuse.com

Upstate New York shaken by M 5.1 quake - Seismo-Watch

Shaking sensibilities - Star-Gazette.com

Inspectors assess earthquake's damage to seek federal aid - Star-Gazette.com


April 22, 2002

Girl dies of a heart attack after earthquake on Peru's central coast - AP via Yahoo! News

Quake seismic hazard highest around Yamuna: Study - Hindustan Times

M4.7 quake hits northeastern Japan - Japan Today

Minor Earthquake In Niksar - TurkishPress.com

Unique project to help predict quakes - Gulf News

Small earthquake rattles southern Bulgaria - AP via Yahoo! News

Upstate Earthquake News

Upstate New York shaken by M 5.1 quake - Seismo-Watch

Quake shakes region - The Daily Hampshire Gazette

Islanders all shook up over quake - Staten Island Live

N.Y. quake shakes Worcester, towns - Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Latest on Saturday's Earthquake - WPRI

Scientists seek insight in earthquake's wake - Times Union

5.1 quake an unsubtle reminder the East also trembles - USA TODAY

Northeast Cleans Up After Quake - AP via Netscape News

Residents Clean Up From Earthquake - Reuters via Lycos News


April 21, 2002

M4.7 quake hits northeastern Japan - Japan Today

Preparing for next big earthquake - NapaNews.com

Upstate New York earthquake news

Upstate New York shaken by M 5.1 quake - Seismo-Watch

In Vt.: What in heck happened? - The Rutland Herald Online

Tremor rattles windows, nerves all over NH - The Union Leader

Quake sets region shaking - The Providence Journal

Quake may have ancient origin - The Burlington Free Press

Seismic event sets science in motion - Times Union

Shaken residents awake to damage - Times Union

Quake rattles Quebec, Ontario and U.S. - CBC - Newsworld

Quake Rocks Upstate - Syracuse.com <<

N.Y. quake shakes Worcester, towns - Worcester Telegram & Gazette

N.Y. earthquake rattles Vermont - The Burlington Free Press

Northeast of U.S. quivers in rare quake - CNN

Earthquake Shakes N.Y. - R/News Rochester, NY <<

Earthquake shakes Ontario - CP via canada.com

Earthquake shakes area - Register Citizen

Rare Earthquake Rumbles State - Hartford Courant

Earthquake Rattles Northeast - AP via Netscape News

Earthquake felt in Valley homes - Pennsylvania News


April 20, 2002

Earthquake, 4.4, shakes Talkeetna, Mat-Su - Frontiersman

M4.7 quake hits northeastern, northern Japan - AP via Netscape News

Upstate New York earthquake news

Upstate New York shaken by M 5.1 quake - Seismo-Watch

5.1 Magnitude Quake Hits Northeast - AP via Netscape News

Moderate Earthquake Rattles U.S. And Canadian Cities - Reuters via Netscape News

New York earthquake causesdamage but no injuries - New York Times

Earthquake e-mail: 'I was jolted awake' - CNN

Earthquake Shakes The Region - KCAX Vermont Channel 3

Ontario quake shakes, rattles and rolls - Canada.com

Rare quake rattles Northeastern US - CNN

Quake rattles Montreal and beyond - Canada.com

Moderate Earthquake Rattles U.S. Northeast - Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quake Felt From Maine to Maryland - AP via Yahoo! News

5.1 Earthquake Rattles Northeast - AP via Yahoo! News

Earthquake rattles Ontario, northern U.S. The Toronto Star <<

Tremors in eastern United States - CNN

All Shook Up - CBS

5.1 Earthquake Rattles Northeast - AP via Netscape News

Moderate Earthquake Rattles U.S. Northeast - Reuters via Netscape News


April 19, 2002

Cold-water fish: an earthquake warning? - InreaFish.com (subscription required)

Earthquake seminar to be held Monday [in Kentucky] - messenger-inquirer.com

Superplumes Rumble Inside Earth - NewsDay.com <<

Small quake shakes Geysers area - BayArea.com

Earthquake Jolts Central Philippines - Xinhua News Agency

'06 faithful gather - San Francisco Chronicle

Earthquake Risks in Addis Ababa and other Major Ethiopian - Addis Tribune Ethiopia <<

Minor earthquake felt in Jammu and Kashmir -PTI via The Times of India

Earthquake rocks Kashmir, no casualties - Indian Express

Moderate quake shakes Taiwan's eastern coast... - AP via Yahoo! News


April 18, 2002

Powerful earthquake rocks Chile - NewsRe

Strong quake in Chile causes damage, no injuries - Reuters via Netscape News

Strong earthquake causes minor damage, no victims in Chile - AP via Yahoo! News

Ground stress could be increasing - San Francisco Chronicle

New online Southern California earthquake report - Seismo-Watch

Earthquake Engineering Research Institute's Quake '06 campaign - EERI

San Francisco quake anniversary is spark for retrofit campaign - BayArea.com

Strong quake shakes Mexico, no injuries - Reuters via Netscape News

Moderate Earthquake Rocks Mexico - AP via Lycos News


April 17, 2002

On '06 anniversary, San Francisco readies for next quake - Reuters via Netscape News

Ancient Calif. Earthquake - Popular Mechanics

Officials give update on bridge earthquake sensors - BayArea.com

Weekly Volcanic Activity Report, April 10-16, 2002 - USGS

M3.7 quake hits Amami-Oshima - Japan Today

Earthquake experts warn recurrences likely - Anchorage Daily News

Earthquake cycle found in Pacific Northwest and other stories - Environmental News Network


April 16, 2002

Two Earthquakes Occurred Near New Zealand's Taupo - Dow Jones via Yahoo! News

Earthquake rattles Ecuador's coast - Reuters Alertnet

Earthquake rattles Ecuador's coast, no damage Reuters via MSNBC Americas

M3.7 quake hits Amami-Oshima in southwestern Japan - AP Netscape News

Volcanoes wild card in Yucca equation - Washington Times

New chance for girls who survived quake - Just Giving

Priest's efforts to help Kobe quake victims far from over - Japan Today

Scientists warn of Himalayan floods - Guardian, UK

Flood disaster threatens Himalayas - New Scientist


April 15, 2002

Earthquake jolts upper NWFP region - The Frontier Post From Peshawar Pakistan

Mild Earthquake Jolts Izmir - Turkish Press

Earthquake Hits Southern Philippines - Xinhua News Agency

Pyroclastic sediment points to Mt. Fuji's explosive past - Asahi Shimbun

Machu Picchu Under Threat From Tourism, Landslides - National Geographic

First Permanent Broadband Earthquake Monitor Placed In Monterey ... - Science Daily

Afghanistan Rattled Again by Quakes, Two Dead - Reuters via Lycos News


April 14, 2002

In Earthquake Science, Future Shock Lotta Shakin' Goin' - Los Angeles Times

Hunt on for survivors of second earthquake - Scotsman.com

Residents flee northern Afghan region after three devastating earthquakes - AP via Yaho! News

Afghan quake kills 'dozens' - AP via CNN


April 13, 2002

50 killed in fresh Afghan quake - Pakistan News Service

Afghans Recovering After Earthquake - AOP via Netscape News

Moderate quake jolts southern Iran, no casualties - Reuters via Netscape News

Afghans Search for Quake Survivors - AP via Netscape News


April 12, 2002

Afghans Search for Quake Survivors - Washington Post -

Two killed in Afghan quake - Pakistan Frontier Post

Peshawar, Islamabad, Lahore jolted - Pakistan Frontier Post


April 11, 2002

FEMA approves $2.6 million for earthquake repairs - Seattle Post Intelligencer -

North Afghanistan rocked again - The Statesman, India

Second quake rocks Afghan town killing at least 27 - Reuters

Afghans Rocked By Quake - Skynews UK

Earthquake rocks Rann of Kutch in India's Gujarat - IRNA Iran

Quake hits Afghan town Nahrin again, houses fall - Financial Times

Afghan Quake Kills At Least Two - Guardian, UK

Hindu Kush: High-risk quake zone - BBC

Northern Afghanistan, Pak rocked - Hindustan Times

Dozens dead in Afghan quake - AP via Atlanta Journal Constitution

More than 100 killed or injured in Afghanistan earthquake - Hindustan Times

Quake Hits Again in Afghan District of Nahrin - Reuters

N. Afghan Quake Kills Dozens - AP via Lycos News

Quake Hits Again in Afghan District of Nahrin - Reuters via Lycos News


April 11, 2002

Archaeologists probe legendary city - BBC

Small quake rattles Calexico area - San Francisco Chronicle

Earthquake rocks Rann of Kutch in India's Gujarat - IRNA Iran

Earthquake rocks former Soviet republic of Georgia - Reuters via Netscape News

Earthquake felt in Georgian capital - AP via Yahoo! News

West Coast Earthquakes Ongoing - SpaceDaily.com

M4.3 quake hits Aichi Pref. in central Japan - Reuters via Netscape News

Earthquake jolts New Zealand but no damage reported - Reuters via Netscape News

Earthquake Measuring 5.0 Recorded Near New Zealand's Tokomaru Bay - Dow Jones via Yahoo! News


April 9, 2002

Area temblor would be felt in distant towns - St. Joseph News-Press

Southern Bulgaria rattled by 18th earthquake in three days - AP via Yahoo! News

Small earthquake rattles eastern Romania - AP via Yahoo! News

Earthquake jolts Chitral - Chitral Online

Quake won't cost insurance sector an arm and a leg - Taipei Times


April 8, 2002

Small quake shakes northwestern Iran - AP via Netscape News


April 7, 2002

Moderate Quake Jolts Eastern Taiwan - Washington Post

Earthquake jolts eastern Taiwan - Hindustan Times

Worland quake first recorded in area - Billings Gazette

Skycrapers don't prove strength of economy - Taipei Times


April 6, 2002

Taiwanese quake victims mourned - AP via Yahoo! News

Great quake center set to rock - Mainichi Interactive

Eleven small earthquakes rattle southern Bulgaria - AP via Yahoo! News

Strong earthquake rocks Ehime - Japan Times

Seismic improvements require engineering expertise - San Francisco Chronicle

Moderate earthquake jolts Iran - Reuters Alertnet

Quakes rock Taiwan - News Interactive Australia


April 5, 2002

M4.2 earthquake hits the So. California High Desert - Seismo-Watch

Taiwan's earthquake *DOES* affect DRAM makers - Geek.com

Museum rises from ashes of Hanshin quake - Japan Times

Moderately strong earthquake hits southwestern Japan - AP via Yahoo! News

Two small earthquakes rattle southern Bulgaria - AP via Yahoo! News

Strong quake hits western Greek island - AP via Yahoo! News

Taiwan recovery debated - The Register, UK


April 4, 2002

New Southern California earthquake report - Seismo-Watch

Quake rattles central Turkey; no damage or injuries reported - AP via Yahoo! News

Papua New Guinea Fears 36 Dead in Landslide - AP via Lycos News

UCSD Structural Engineers Design Weld-Free Steel Frame - Science Daily

Peacekeepers end quake relief effort - Pakistan News Service

Turkey sends relief package for quake victims - Pakistan News Service


April 3, 2002

Weak quake rattles southern island of Crete - AP via Yahoo! News

Moderate earthquake shakes much of El Salvador - AP via Yahoo! News

Moderate earthquake jolts northern Japan - AP via Yahoo! News

Small earthquake shakes Costa Rican coast - AP via Yahoo! News

People fret over building safety following temblor - Taipei Times

Museum boasts it is quake-proof - Asahi Shimbun

Five Bolivia quakes in two weeks - CNN Europe

Northern Taiwan gets rattled by 5.2 aftershock - eTaiwanNews

Taiwan recovers from earthquake - The Register

QUAKE RELIEF: Ga. guardsmens task complex, urgent - AccessAtlanta

In event of earthquake, duck, cover and hold - The Pasadena Star News

UCSD Develops New Earthquake-Resistant Structures - San Diego Channel

Californians Duck And Cover - San Diego Channel

Earthquake Alert Sirens to Sound in SF Tuesday Morning - BayInsider.com

Quake workshops set for Carson City area - RGJ.com

PNG landslide toll may be 38 - News Interactive Australia

Papua New Guinea Landslide Kills 8 - AP via Lycos News

Landslide in Papua kills eight - CNN


April 2, 2002

New Southern California earthquake report - Seismo-Watch

Disaster-prevention czar sets up shop in Kobe - Daily Yomiuri Japan

Californians Duck And Cover - KGTV TheSanDiegoChannel.com

Eight dead in PNG landslide - News Interactive Australia -

Earthquake Rocks Parts of Chile - AP via South America Daily

Taiwan Earthquake News

KMT wants apology for Ma Ying-jeou - Taipei Times

Taipei residents evacuate quake-damaged buildings - eTaiwanNews

Quake stirs Taiwan to make checks on buildings - Singapore Strait Times

Taiwan's United Micro Close To Normal Output After Quake - Dow Jones via Yahoo! News

Probe into quake damage starts - Taipei Times

Editorial: Time to break the disaster cycle - Taipei Times <<

Aftershock menace looms - Taipei Times

Taiwan recovers from earthquake - The Register, UK

China sends condolences to Taiwan after quake - eTaiwanNews


April 1, 2002

Earthquake Rocks Parts of Chile - Washington Post

Strong earthquake felt in Chile - Times of India

Quake shakes remote Fiordland - NZ Herald -

Quake shakes southern New Zealand - Reuters

Mild Earthquake Jolts Wonju - Korea Times

Crocs 'sensed quake coming' - News24 South Africa

Probe into 'sunken city' - News24 South Africa

Rs 100,000 cheque for tremor victims - Pakistan Frontier Post

Taiwan Earthquake News

Strong M7.1 earthquake rocks Taiwan - Seismo-Watch

Completion of 101-storey building hit - Singapore Strait Times

Scientists warn of aftershocks - Taipei Times Online

Okinawa tsunami warning canceled - Japan Times

Earthquake Kills Five in Taiwan - AP via Lycos News

Asian Stock Markets Close Mixed - LA Times

Aftershocks hit Taiwan after five die in quake - Financial Times -

Taiwan braces for aftershocks - CNN

Aftershocks rock Taiwan, toll rises - News24 South Africa

Taiwan Shaken by Aftershocks - Washington Post

Taiwan Quake Survivors Dig Through Rubble - Reuters

Taiwan Jolted by Powerful Quake - Washington Post

Quake-hit Taiwan on alert for aftershocks - Reuters


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