Archive | June 14, 2014

China issues alert for typhoon Hagibis

Typhoon Alert

China’s top meteorological authority issued a blue alert on Saturday as typhoon Hagibis is expected to make a landfall in Guangdong and Fujian provinces starting on Sunday.

Hagibis will also become the first typhoon to make a landfall in China this year, according to a forecast from the National Meteorological Center (NMC).

Starting from 8 p.m. local time Saturday, torrential rains and storms are forecast to hit the eastern areas of Guangdong Province, the southern Fujian province as well as southern Taiwan during the next 24 hours.

China has a four-tier color-coded weather warning system, with red representing the most severe warning, followed by orange, yellow and blue.

PROTON PARTICLES HAVE DRAMATICALLY INCREASED

**URGENT PROTON ALERT**
PROTON PARTICLES HAVE DRAMATICALLY INCREASED. FURTHER EARTHQUAKES, VOLCANO ACTIVITY & ADVERSE WEATHER PATTERNS WILL BE GREATLY INFLUENCED BY THE COSMIC RAYS STRIKING THE EARTH’S CORE

***BE ALERT***

Proton Alert 14.06.14 19.55 hrs UTC

MAGNITUDE 5.6 EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rfj5#summary

Subject To Change

Depth: 91 km

Distances: 15km (9mi) WNW of Hanamaki, Japan
23km (14mi) NNW of Kitakami, Japan

24km (15mi) S of Shizukuishi, Japan
31km (19mi) SSW of Morioka-shi, Japan

433km (269mi) NNE of Tokyo, Japan

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MAGNITUDE 5.3 SOLOMON ISLANDS

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=385235

Subject To Change

Depth: 30 km

Distances: 249 km SE of Honiara, Solomon Islands / pop: 56,298 / local time: 22:08:19.6 2014-06-14
99 km SW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands / pop: 1,122 / local time: 22:08:19.6 2014-06-14

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MAGNITUDE 6.4 SOUTH INDIAN OCEAN

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rfh2#summary

Subject To Change

Depth: 7 km

Distances: 671km (417mi) WNW of West Island, Cocos Islands
1418km (881mi) WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia

1439km (894mi) SW of Padang, Indonesia
1442km (896mi) SW of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia

671km (417mi) WNW of West Island, Cocos Islands

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MAGNITUDE 5.6 HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=385193

Subject To Change

Depth: 212 km

Distances: 280 km NE of Kabul, Afghanistan / pop: 3,043,532 / local time: 08:28:43.6 2014-06-14
62 km SE of Fayzabad, Afghanistan / pop: 44,421 / local time: 08:28:43.6 2014-06-14
28 km S of Jarm, Afghanistan / pop: 12,106 / local time: 08:28:43.6 2014-06-14

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MAGNITUDE 5.2 EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=385151

Subject To Change

Depth: 70 km

Distances: 359 km N of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea / pop: 283,733 / local time: 08:59:42.3 2014-06-14
113 km NE of Lae, Papua New Guinea / pop: 76,255 / local time: 08:59:42.3 2014-06-14
36 km N of Finschhafen / pop: 1,054 / local time: 08:59:00.0 2014-06-14

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