Archive | February 17, 2018

Eruption of Popocatepetl Volcano after 7.2 Earthquake in Mexico

MAGNITUDE 5.1 OAXACA, MEXICO

Subject to change
Depth: 20 km

Distances: 270 km S of Puebla de Zaragoza, Mexico / pop: 1,591,000 / local time: 15:30:49.1 2018-02-17

117 km W of Oaxaca de Juárez, Mexico / pop: 263,000 / local time: 15:30:49.1 2018-02-17
30 km SE of Santa María Zacatepec, Mexico / pop: 4,500 / local time: 15:30:49.1 2018-02-17
Intensity Map

Plane Crash In The Tierpoort Area In Pretoria, South Africa

Plane Crash Alert
A plane crashes during landing in the Tierpoort area in Pretoria on Friday morning.
Five passengers were injured with one sustaining serious injuries to their back.

MEGA UPPER AND LOWER DIP SPIKES ON THE WEAK MAGNETOSPHERE @ APPROX 21:30, 22:15 HRS UTC

***VERY URGENT***
Magnetogram 17.02.18 22.04 hrs UTC

MEGA UPPER AND LOWER DIP SPIKES ON THE WEAK MAGNETOSPHERE @ APPROX 21:30, 22:15 HRS UTC. FURTHER EARTHQUAKES, VOLCANO ACTIVITY & ADVERSE WEATHER PATTERNS WILL BE GREATLY INFLUENCED BY THE COSMIC RAYS STRIKING THE EARTH’S CORE
***BE ALERT***

Avalanche Kills Two In The Italian Alps

Avalanche Emergency Alert
Two members of the Alpine Rescue Corps died and a third survived after an avalanche struck in the Alps on Friday afternoon, the Corps said. The three men had been on an excursion on the 2,177-meter Grignetta peak in the northern Lombardy region, whose capital is Milan.
 
It took hours for the search and rescue teams to dig the two bodies out of the snow once they were located.

Major Snow Storm In Kyrgyzstan

Severe Blizzard Warning

Snow storm halts flights leaving the country’s main airport