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2014-8-5  An earthquake cracked this plate glass window in Orkney, South Africa on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. in nearby Klerksdorp was toppled by the quake, according to a Twitter report. and eastern

Earthquakes in Klerksdorp, North-West, South Africa

2018-10-09 20:19:32 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 5 km depth Orkney, North-West, South Africa 4.1 magnitude earthquake 2018-10-09 20:19:32 UTC at 20:19 October 09, 2018 UTC

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Earthquake hits North West Orkney Residents of Orkney, Stilfontein and Klerksdorp in Northwest had an early start to their Monday when what is believed to be an earthquake hit the area just after 05:00 and lasted a few seconds. The new Covid-19 strain first discovered in South Africa

5.3 magnitude quake shakes up Orkney IOL

A 5.3 magnitude earthquake struck six kilometres east of Orkney in the North West, the US Geological Survey website said. 5.3 magnitude quake shakes up Orkney News

Earthquakes in Klerksdorp, North-West, South Africa

1987-07-30 12:46:27 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 5 km depth Klerksdorp, North-West, South Africa 5.0 magnitude earthquake 1987-07-30 12:46:27 UTC at 12:46 July 30, 1987 UTC

Quake info: Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake 7.5 km

2020-12-6  A shallow magnitude 4.8 earthquake was reported early morning near Stilfontein, Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality, North West, South Africa. According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the quake hit on Sunday 6 December

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2014 Orkney earthquake Hyperleap

2014-8-18  Orkney, North West List of earthquakes in South Africa List of earthquakes in 2014 South African Standard Time Epicenter Gold mining Klerksdorp North West (South African province) South Africa Richter magnitude scale Earthquake 1969 Tulbagh earthquake United States Geological Survey Depth of focus (tectonics) Aftershock DRDGOLD Limited Moment magnitude

The aftershock sequence of the 5 August 2014 Orkney

More than 1000 aftershocks were recorded within a month after the occurrence of the ML 5.5, 5 August 2014 Orkney earthquake. The events were relocated using the double difference method as part of an effort to identify the fault which might be the source of the events. A north–south trend of seismicity was revealed by the relocated events, with a diffuse cluster to the north of the main event.

Cabinet's condolences for quake victim's family

The tremor was centred in Orkney, a town situated around 120 kilometres southwest of Johannesburg with a high concentration of deep gold mines. The quake is the largest in the southern Africa

List of accidents and disasters by death toll WikiMili

2020-10-1  Orkney, South Africa: 52: 0: 31 August 1987: A methane gas explosion at the St. Helena gold mine severed the cable of a double-deck elevator, causing it to fall 1.4 kilometers to the bottom of the mine shaft, killing all 52 people on board. 10 others who were not in the elevator were killed in the explosion. [56] [57] Welkom, South Africa: 19

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2020-12-16  A powerful 6.6-magnitude earthquake kills at least 160 people and injured at least 5,700 in China's rural south-western Sichuan province. 11 August 2012 At least 250 people are killed and more than 2,000 injured in north-west Iran by two powerful quakes which strikes within minutes of each other near the towns of Tabriz and Ahar.

List of accidents and disasters by death toll Wikipedia

2020-10-13  Orkney, South Africa: 52 0 31 August 1987 A methane gas explosion at the St. Helena gold mine severed the cable of a double-deck elevator, causing it to fall 1.4 kilometers to the bottom of the mine shaft, killing all 52 people on board. 10 others who were not in the elevator were killed in the explosion. Welkom, South Africa: 19 0

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2017-4-3  South Africa: Apr 03 03:08: 5.1: 10: MAP I Felt It INFO: Parys It kept going for couple of seconds; Freestate About 5am heard a rumble and felt the tremor laying in bed it woke me up no damage that I can see to be sure it was due to earth quake; stilfontein I was sleeping being woken up by the quake; Klerksdorp Shaking and noise lasted

List of accidents and disasters by death toll : définition

220 El Cobre talling dam and cooper mine failure by earthquake in Chile on March 28, 1965. 202+ Bolevec ammunition factory explosion, Plzeň, Czech Republic, May 25, 1917. 177 General Mining Union Kinross gold mine fire, Transvaal, South Africa, on September 16, 1986. 167 Piper Alpha oil rig disaster (North Sea, July 6, 1988)

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220 El Cobre talling dam and cooper mine failure by earthquake in Chile on March 28, 1965. 202+ Bolevec ammunition factory explosion, Plzen, Czech Republic, May 25, 1917. 177 General Mining Union Kinross gold mine fire, Transvaal, South Africa, on September 16, 1986. 167 Piper Alpha oil rig disaster (North Sea, 1988)

List of accidents and disasters by death toll

2020-4-15  SS Waratah, disappeared without trace off Durban, South Africa, 27 July 1909: 210: Illegal African immigrants boat sank off Sfax, Tunisia, 2003: 209: Naval transport ship Angamos sank during a storm in the Bay of Arauco, Chile, 6 July 1928: 209: Seven Japanese fishing boats sunk by Super typhoon Carmen (off Agrihan, 7 October 1965) 206

40 Case histories of induced and triggered seismicity

The first earthquake associated with underground mining activities occurred in South Africa in the last decade of the 19 th century. of the deadly M ≈ 6 earthquakes that hit the Emilia

Roots 'n' Shoots: August 2014

2020-2-27  Centered in Orkney, 120 km Southwest of Johannesburg! An area with many gold mines. At around 13h15 South African gold miners with head offices in Johannesburg and Sandton advised that they had felt the earthquake at their head offices but have so

Cabinet's condolences for quake victim's family

The tremor was centred in Orkney, a town situated around 120 kilometres southwest of Johannesburg with a high concentration of deep gold mines. The quake is the largest in the southern Africa

List of accidents and disasters by death toll Wikipedia

2020-10-13  Orkney, South Africa: 52 0 31 August 1987 A methane gas explosion at the St. Helena gold mine severed the cable of a double-deck elevator, causing it to fall 1.4 kilometers to the bottom of the mine shaft, killing all 52 people on board. 10 others who were not in the elevator were killed in the explosion. Welkom, South Africa: 19 0

List of accidents and disasters by death toll : définition

220 El Cobre talling dam and cooper mine failure by earthquake in Chile on March 28, 1965. 202+ Bolevec ammunition factory explosion, Plzeň, Czech Republic, May 25, 1917. 177 General Mining Union Kinross gold mine fire, Transvaal, South Africa, on September 16, 1986. 167 Piper Alpha oil rig disaster (North Sea, July 6, 1988)

Earthquakes in the world on April 03,2017 (M2.9 or

2017-4-3  South Africa: Apr 03 03:08: 5.1: 10: MAP I Felt It INFO: Parys It kept going for couple of seconds; Freestate About 5am heard a rumble and felt the tremor laying in bed it woke me up no damage that I can see to be sure it was due to earth quake; stilfontein I was sleeping being woken up by the quake; Klerksdorp Shaking and noise lasted

List of accidents and disasters by death toll WikiMili

2020-10-1  Orkney, South Africa: 52: 0: 31 August 1987: A methane gas explosion at the St. Helena gold mine severed the cable of a double-deck elevator, causing it to fall 1.4 kilometers to the bottom of the mine shaft, killing all 52 people on board. 10 others who were not in the elevator were killed in the explosion. [56] [57] Welkom, South Africa: 19

Accidents & Disasters SurvivalRing

220 El Cobre talling dam and cooper mine failure by earthquake in Chile on March 28, 1965. 202+ Bolevec ammunition factory explosion, Plzen, Czech Republic, May 25, 1917. 177 General Mining Union Kinross gold mine fire, Transvaal, South Africa, on September 16, 1986. 167 Piper Alpha oil rig disaster (North Sea, 1988)

List of accidents and disasters by death toll

2020-4-15  SS Waratah, disappeared without trace off Durban, South Africa, 27 July 1909: 210: Illegal African immigrants boat sank off Sfax, Tunisia, 2003: 209: Naval transport ship Angamos sank during a storm in the Bay of Arauco, Chile, 6 July 1928: 209: Seven Japanese fishing boats sunk by Super typhoon Carmen (off Agrihan, 7 October 1965) 206

40 Case histories of induced and triggered seismicity

The first earthquake associated with underground mining activities occurred in South Africa in the last decade of the 19 th century. of the deadly M ≈ 6 earthquakes that hit the Emilia

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South Africa Transvaal and Delagoa Bay Collieries near Emalahleni (formerly known as Witbank), Mpumalanga has been burning since the mine was abandoned in 1953.[15] United States Many coalfields in the USA are subject to spontaneous ignition. The

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