Geohazards

Geohazards are extreme phenomena that are hazardous to society and the human environment due to their location, intensity, and frequency. This section focused on coverage and understanding of catastrophic geohazards, so the public has the knowledge they need to improve preparedness, response, and resilience.

ShakeMap (Calculated intensity of this earthquake near Nagqu): View ShakeMap, Epicenter and historical seismicity on interactive map General data about this earthquake: Time (UTC): 2022-09-05 07:00 Magnitude: 4.0 Depth: 10.0 km (Given depths of 10 km are often provided automatically by earthquake surveys if the exact depth was not located yet.) Maximum intensity: 4.4 (EMS scale) Given
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ShakeMap (Calculated intensity of this earthquake near Santiago): View ShakeMap, Epicenter and historical seismicity on interactive map General data about this earthquake: Time (UTC): 2022-09-05 07:49 Magnitude: 4.9 Depth: 5.0 km Maximum intensity: 3.6 (EMS scale) Given earthquake data might be preliminary (uncertain) until manual revision by a scientist is done. Nearby places
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ShakeMap (Calculated intensity of this earthquake near Santiago): View ShakeMap, Epicenter and historical seismicity on interactive map General data about this earthquake: Time (UTC): 2022-09-05 07:50 Magnitude: 4.9 Depth: 10.0 km (Given depths of 10 km are often provided automatically by earthquake surveys if the exact depth was not located yet.) Maximum intensity: 4.0 (EMS scale) Given
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ShakeMap (Calculated intensity of this earthquake near Guayaquil): View ShakeMap, Epicenter and historical seismicity on interactive map General data about this earthquake: Time (UTC): 2022-08-30 00:23 Magnitude: 4.4 Depth: 45.0 km Maximum intensity: 3.7 (EMS scale) Given earthquake data might be preliminary (uncertain) until manual revision by a scientist is done. Nearby places
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The Yarnell Hill wildfire, ignited by lightning lasted from June 28 to July 10, 2013. It is a high-risk, dynamic environment in Arizona. The total death toll of 19 crew members of the Prescott firefighters was reported. It was one of the deadliest wildfires in US history after the Los
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