Posts Tagged earthquake

Mexico City Rocked by 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake, Weeks After Devastating Temblor

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake shook Mexico City Tuesday afternoon, toppling structures and prompting evacuations throughout Mexico’s capital. The quake comes just weeks […]

With Mexican Communities Still in Shock Post-Earthquake, Medical Aid Channels Opening in Oaxaca

JUCHITAN, OAXACA – Driving into Juchitán de Zaragoza, one of the first things in view is a Volkswagen service station that has collapsed on […]

Massive Earthquake Jolts Mexico; Direct Relief Responding

The map displays the earthquake's potential impact and Direct Relief's reach in the country. (Andrew Schroeder / Direct Relief)

A massive 8.1 earthquake reverberated through Mexico Thursday night, the strongest in a century. At least 58 people have been killed as a […]

Emergency Update: Powerful Earthquake Strikes Off Chilean Coast

A powerful 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck off Chile’s coast Sunday morning, triggering tsunami warnings and prompting evacuation orders for coastal areas. Those […]

Helping People in the Himalayas See Again #HelptheHelpers

The Gorkha earthquake and subsequent aftershocks that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015, resulted in nearly 9,000 deaths and approximately 22,000 injuries. Over a […]

Emergency Update: Earthquake Strikes Indonesia

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck near Sigli in Aceh Province, Indonesia, on Wednesday, and Direct Relief is working to coordinate shipments to the […]