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Saturday 9 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Seismic Activity

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Yes, scientists have proven that Ireland has got much quieter over the last two weeks
A new study shows that human-made noise has dropped since the Covid-19 restrictions were introduced.
Brief tsunami warning issued after 7.3-mag quake off El Salvador
The warning affected parts of many Central American countries, but the biggest wave registered a mere four inches.
Christchurch remains a 'safe haven', a year after 6.1-magnitude quake
The February 22 earthquake killed 185 people and left major infrastructural damage. So why aren’t people leaving town?
5.9-magnitude earthquake strikes eastern United States
The earthquake sparked the emergency evacuation of the Pentagon, the White House and several airport control towers.
A quick guide to the Richter Scale
It’s important to understand that an earthquake of magnitude 8 isn’t twice as bad as a mag-4 – it’s a million times worse.