Tens of millions of people from Georgia to Canada were jolted Tuesday by the strongest earthquake to strike the East Coast since World War II. Three weeks before the 10th anniversary of Sept. 11, office workers poured out of New York skyscrapers and the Pentagon, relieved it was nothing more sinister than an act of nature.
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A powerful earthquake shook Venezuela's northeastern coast on Tuesday, forcing residents in the capital to evacuate buildings and interrupting a pro-government rally in support of controversial The quake hit off the coast of Chiapas. A magnitude 8.1 earthquake struck off the southern coast of Mexico, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, shaking buildings across the center and south of the country It was the most powerful known earth ever to have hit Japan, and one of the five most powerful earths in the world modern record. This killed an estimated 15,870 people and damaged Strongest quake since '44 jars MINERAL, Va. -- Tens of millions of people from ia to Canada were jolted Tuesday by the earth to strike the East Coast World War II. Tags: strongest, quake, since, jars, A strong earth, with an estimated magnitude of 6.0, jolted central Tokyo on Monday morning. The , which struck at about 5:18 a.m., measured lower 5 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 in ' 1985 ' strikes off Mexican coast MEXICO CITY (UPDATE) - At least two people have died in a powerful earth that rocked southern Mexico overnight Thursday, the government said. ST. E — Residents in Fillmore were awakened by shaking during the earth in a series of four above a 3.0 that have struck the region Friday. The was reported 18