Wednesday, 8 February 2017

A magnitude 6.3 - 20km WSW of Pasni, Pakistan is the first major quake of Feb and the 8th of 2017

Photo USGS

A magnitude 6.3, 26 kilometer deep quake has struck Pakistan.
Green alert for shaking-related fatalities and economic losses. There is a low likelihood of casualties and damage.
Today’s major quake is the first of February and comes almost three weeks since the last major quake which was the massive mag 7.9 which struck Papua New Guinea

Today’s major quake is the 8th to strike the planet in 2017.