Friday, August 31st 2012, 4:42 AM EDT
The Piers Corbyn "Red Warning" seems to be off target when it comes to rating the two August "Full Moon" periods, both were not expected to produce much and yet they have! Only yesterday I mentioned that the SECOND August "Full Moon" was set at an R3!
Magnitude-6.6 quake strikes off Greenland's eastern coast - usatoday.com
A magnitude-6.6 earthquake struck today off the east coast of Greenland, the U.S. Geological Survey reports.
The USGS, which initially reported the quake as a magnitude-7.0, says it was followed eight minutes later by a magnitude-5.2 quake in the region.
Updated with latest news on Philippines M7.6 quake
The nearest community to the epicenter is Olonkinbyen, a small weather and radio station on the island of Jan Mayen in the Norwegian Sea about 58 miles to the southeast. The second quake was located 14 miles east of the island....click usatoday.com link for more.
Large earthquake strikes off Philippines - BBC News
A 7.6-magnitude earthquake has struck off the eastern Philippine island of Samar, causing tsunami evacuations and power cuts.
The regional tsunami warnings have now been lifted.
The earthquake struck at a depth of 33km (20 miles) at 20:47 local time (12:47 GMT), the US Geological Survey said.
The quake was said to be long and violent, with some roads and bridges reported to be damaged.
One woman was reported to have been killed and a young child injured when a house collapsed in Cagayan de Oro city, on the main southern island of Mindanao, officials said.
Tsunami warnings were initially issued for Indonesia, the Philippines, Palau, Taiwan, Japan, Papua New Guinea, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands and Yap, but they have all now been lifted....click BBC news link for more