Earthquake

Newcastle Earthquake: 1989


This photo was taken following the Newcastle (New South Wales, Australia) earthquake in 1989. The photo shows just one of the many buildings badly damaged in the Quake.

Newcastle Earthquake 1989

Worldwide Earthquake Global Report


Today’s link is to a site that provides a visual report of earthquakes around the world. There is a map on the front page that shows where earthquakes have occurred around the world, with colour codes providing an insight into the severity of the quakes and also information is provided on the quakes themselves.

Fore more, visit:
http://global.sismos.cl/

Voices of Haiti: Don’t Forget the People of Haiti


Today’s post is a link to a web site that helps us remember the plight of the people of Haiti following the devastating earthquake that recently hit that nation. There is a photo posted every day:

http://voicesofhaiti.com/

Looking Back on the Newcastle Earthquake


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It has been twenty years since the Newcastle Earthquake this year (December 28, 1989). Just a quick photo to remind us of that event back then.

More photos of the earthquake:

Newcastle Earthquake 1989