earthquake http://wamc.org en A Small Earthquake Is Recorded In Putnam County http://wamc.org/post/small-earthquake-recorded-putnam-county <p></p><p>Scientists say a small earthquake was recorded Saturday morning in Putnam County, just a few miles north of the Westchester County border. A local newspaper, <em>The Journal News</em>, reported that area residents did not hear or feel anything. Those near the epicenter however, were startled out of their homes.</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 02:10:29 +0000 Allison Dunne 94303 at http://wamc.org A Small Earthquake Is Recorded In Putnam County Haiti Then And Now: 3 Years After The Earthquake http://wamc.org/post/haiti-then-and-now-3-years-after-earthquake Evidence of loss remains even three years after a massive earthquake claimed the lives of as many as 200,000 people in Haiti. Fri, 11 Jan 2013 09:35:00 +0000 editor 55523 at http://wamc.org Haiti Then And Now: 3 Years After The Earthquake Quake in Aegean Sea shakes Turkey and Greece http://wamc.org/post/quake-aegean-sea-shakes-turkey-and-greece <p></p><p>ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — An earthquake centered beneath the Aegean Sea shook cities and islands in Turkey and Greece on Tuesday, causing panic in some areas but no injuries or damage, officials said.</p><p>The Istanbul-based Kandilli Observatory said the quake, with a preliminary magnitude of 6.2, occurred at 4:16 p.m. (1416 GMT) off the coast from Turkey's northwestern Canakkale province.</p><p> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 16:52:19 +0000 Associated Press 55291 at http://wamc.org Quake in Aegean Sea shakes Turkey and Greece At Least 15 Dead in Italy's Latest Killer Quake http://wamc.org/post/least-15-dead-italys-latest-killer-quake <p>Italian authorities say a powerful earthquake has killed at least 15 people and others may be missing in the latest deadly temblor to hit northern Italy.</p><p>The Tuesday morning quake had a 5.8 magnitude, rocking one of Italy&#39;s most productive regions.</p><p>Thousands of people have been living in tents in the area since a 6.0 magnitude quake devastated towns north of Bologna on May 20.</p><p>Factories, warehouses and churches collapsed in the mid-morning quake in the Emilia Romagna region.</p><p>Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.&nbsp; All Rights Reserved.</p> Tue, 29 May 2012 12:12:13 +0000 39933 at http://wamc.org At Least 15 Dead in Italy's Latest Killer Quake Indonesia Issues Tsunami Warning after 8.9 Quake http://wamc.org/post/indonesia-issues-tsunami-warning-after-89-quake <p>Indonesia has issued a tsunami warning after a quake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.9 hit waters off westernmost Aceh province.</p><div><p>The U.S. Geological Survey said Wednesday the quake was centered 20 miles (33 kilometers) beneath the ocean floor around 308 miles (495 kilometers) from the provincial capital of Banda Aceh.</p><p>Said, an official at Indonesia&#39;s Meteorology and Geophysics Agency who goes by only one name, said a tsunami warning has been issued.</p> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 10:44:41 +0000 Tristan O'Neill 36566 at http://wamc.org