Earthquake

UNCW student Janardan Mainali's homeland of Nepal was devastated by a weekend earthquake and aftershocks.
Deadly earthquake hits home for UNCW student
With aftershocks subsiding, the focus in Nepal is on rescue and recovery after the magnitude 7.8 earthquake. Here at home, one UNCW student from Nepal is getting some good news. Mon, 04/27/2015 - 9:32pm
Small earthquakes felt in NC over the weekend
Federal officials say two minor earthquakes this weekend have shaken areas in the North Carolina mountains and east Tennessee. Mon, 11/10/2014 - 1:35pm
Small earthquake rattles some near Summerville, SC
A small earthquake has shaken houses and rattled some residents in the Summerville area. The US Geological Survey initially reported the tremor at 2.4 on the Richter scale, then eventually upgraded it to 3.0. Thu, 03/20/2014 - 11:32am
4.1 Magnitude earthquake reported in South Carolina
The United States Geological Survey is reporting a 4.1 magnitude earthquake happened 7 miles northwest of Edgefield Friday night around 10:23 p.m. Sat, 02/15/2014 - 4:15am
Light earthquake rumbles areas of E. Tenn., NC
The U.S. Geological Survey said the 3.0 magnitude quake with an epicenter in Sevier County hit at about 6 a.m. Saturday. Sun, 11/25/2012 - 9:08pm
NC building review finds few quake problems
A state review of North Carolina government buildings following the East Coast earthquake has found only a few minor problems that may be attributed to the tremors. Wed, 08/24/2011 - 8:15pm
FIRST ON 3: Earthquake in Virginia rattles Cape Fear
Waterspouts. A funnel cloud. A hurricane this weekend. Now an earthquake. Yes, if you felt the ground shake around 2 p.m., that was indeed a 5.8 earthquake centered north of Richmond, VA. Wed, 08/24/2011 - 3:01am
ONLY ON 3: UNCW student talks about surviving NZ quake
While the devastation in New Zealand seems so far from home for most of us, one UNC Wilmington student is in the center of it. WWAY's Asha Davé spoke with her via skype this afternoon, and while they were talking, a tremor shook her room. Thu, 02/24/2011 - 10:54pm
FIRST ON 3: UNCW student in Christchurch, New Zealand, OK after earthquake
A UNCW spokesperson tells us the university has six students studying abroad in New Zealand. Five are on the north island in locations that are safe from any damage caused by Monday's earthquake. One student, though, is studying at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, where the earthquake hit. Tue, 02/22/2011 - 4:28pm
UNCW student talks to friend in Chile
A group of UNCW students are currently studying in Chile. According to the university, they're all okay and accounted for. Tue, 03/02/2010 - 12:21am