(News) MAURITIUS – Tsunami simulation in Mauritius and the Indian Ocean

https://www.inside.news/simulation-de-tsunami-a-maurice-et-danslocean-indien-ce-mardi-20-octobre/ A tsunami exercise in Mauritius and on the scale of the Indian Ocean took place on Tuesday 20 October in Port Louis. The aim of this exercise is to evaluate and improve the system...

(News) OMAN – Earthquake measuring 5.2 recorded in Arabian Sea

https://www.omanobserver.om/earthquake-measuring-5-2-recorded-inarabian-sea/ An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale was recorded at 1.30 pm in the Arabian Sea on Tuesday, 374 km from Salalah. This was reported by the Earthquake Monitoring Center of the Sultan Qaboos...

(News) SOUTH AFRICA – South africa didn’t feel any tremors in cape town? here’s...

https://ewn.co.za/2020/09/27/didn-t-feel-any-tremors-in-ct-dr-david-khozaexplains-why On Saturday, an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 occurred off the south coast of South Africa. While that magnitude is considered a big earthquake, people who felt tremors in Cape Town actually experienced...

(News) REUNION ISLAND- An idea to consider on the earthquake in Reunion Island: an...

http://www.ipreunion.com/volcan/reportage/2020/09/27/seisme-mauriceseisme-maurice,125071.html A Mauritian oceanographer estimates that the 4.4 magnitude earthquake felt in Reunion Island on Monday 21 September could be linked to the birth of an underwater volcano in the west of Mauritius. A hypothesis...

(News) ARABIAN SEA – Nuclear plants in Arabian Sea face tsunami risk

https://phys.org/news/2020-09-nuclear-arabian-sea-tsunami.html A major tsunami in the northern Arabian Sea could severely impact the coastlines of India and Pakistan, which are studded with sensitive installations including several nuclear plants, says the author of a new study. "A...

(News) INDIAN OCEAN- Scientists use Indian Ocean earthquake data to tell how fast it...

https://www.freepressjournal.in/science/scientists-use-indian-oceanearthquake-data-to-tell-how-fast-it-is-warming Scientists have developed a novel method to determine how fast the Indian Ocean is warming by analysing the sound from seabed earthquakes, an advance that may lead to a relatively low-cost technique to monitor...

(News) INDIA – Orange alert sounded in five districts, fishermen asked to keep off...

https://indianexpress.com/article/weather/kerala-heavy-rain-likely-fornext-five-days-yellow-alert-in-9-districts-6585370/ An orange alert indicating heavy to very heavy rainfall has been sounded in Kollam, Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Idukki and Malappuram for Sunday, the Kerala State Disaster Management Authority (KSDMA) said. The agency forecast also predicted...

(News) UAE-Earthquake felt on UAE’s east coast

https://www.thenational.ae/uae/environment/earthquake-felt-on-uae-s-eastcoast-1.1072674 Earthquake struck early on Friday morning on the coast of Fujairah. The relatively minor tremor, at magnitude 3.4, was felt on the east coast of the UAE at 6.08am. The National Centre of Meteorology...

(News) MAYOTTE – Birth of an underwater volcano in Mayotte

https://www.quebecscience.qc.ca/sciences/naissance-volcan-mayotte/ In May 2018, a series of small earthquakes shook the island of Mayotte in the Indian Ocean. On May 15, one of them, of magnitude 5.8, caused panic. It must be said that the...

(News) ARABIAN SEA – Earthquake reported in Arabian Sea

https://timesofoman.com/article/3018478/oman/earthquake-reported-inarabian-sea?utm_campaign=layout&utm_source=article_page&utm_ An earthquake has been reported in the Arabian Sea, on Tuesday, according to the Earthquake Monitoring Centre (EMC), located at the Sultan Qaboos University. A statement issued online by the EMC said: “An earthquake in...