Earthquake

  • Local

    Earthquake shakes Kariba

    ANOTHER earthquake rattled Kariba this morning with the epicentre estimated to be in Lake Kariba, several kilometres away from the one felt on Tuesday night. This morning’s earthquake slightly increased in intensity to record 3,9 Magnitude on the Richter Scale. Tuesday’s quake was minor at Magnitude 3,6. “An earthquake was felt in Kariba this morning the 18th June 2021 at…

    Read More »
  • Top Stories

    BREAKING: Gweru hit by earthquake

    GWERU. – A moderate earthquake magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported around noon near Gweru, Midlands Province. According to South Africa’s Council for Geoscience (CGS), the quake hit on Monday 14 June 2021 at 1:53 pm local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface.…

    Read More »
  • Local

    Earthquake shakes Chipinge, the second since 2018

    By Nompumelelo Sibanda SCIENTISTS at the US Geological Service agency (USGS) have reported a magnitude 4.3 quake in Zimbabwe near Chipinge, Manicaland. The earthquake hit early evening on Monday 1 February 2021 at 6:55 pm local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few…

    Read More »
Back to top button