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M6.6 Hokkaido Japan earthquake, 5th September 2018

An earthquake with magnitude 6.6 occurred in Hokkaido, Japan on the 5th September 2018 at 18:08:00 UTC. For more details please see this post on the INSN homepage.

M7.3 Venezuela earthquake, 21st August 2018

An earthquake with magnitude 7.3 occurred near the coast of Venezuela on the 21st August 2018 at 21:31:42 UTC. For more details please see this post on the INSN homepage.

M8.2 Fiji Region, 19th August 2018

An earthquake with magnitude 8.2 occurred in Fiji on the 19th August 2018 at 00:20 UTC. For more details please see this post on the INSN homepage.

M6.9 Lombok Region, Indonesia, 5th August 2018

An earthquake with magnitude 6.9 occurred in the Lombok Region of Indonesia on the 5th August 2018 at 11:46 UTC. For more details please see this post on the INSN homepage.

2018-04-25 – Seminar by Dr. Jana H. Borner (Freiberg University of Mining and Technology)

25 April 2018 – Seminar When: 16:00 on Wednesday, 25th April 2018 Where: DIAS, Geophysics Section, 5 Merrion Square, Dublin 2, (library) Speaker: Dr. Jana H. Borner (Freiberg University of Mining and Technology) Title: Complex electrical conductivity of… Read More

Wednesday 18th April 2018 – DIAS scientists launch major Atlantic Ocean research project

Led by scientists from Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS), the iMarl project is centred around state-of-the-art ocean bottom seismometers, which will be located deep in the Atlantic Ocean  off the coast of Ireland. The seismometers will have… Read More

2018-04-19 – Seminar by Andrew Schaeffer (University of Ottawa)

19 April 2018 – Seminar When: 16:00 on Thursday, 19th April 2018 Where: DIAS, Geophysics Section, 5 Merrion Square, Dublin 2, (library) Speaker: Andrew Schaeffer (Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Ottawa, Canada) Title: Imaging the… Read More

2018-04-16 – Seminar by Martyn Unsworth (University of Alberta, Canada)

16 April 2018 – Seminar When: 16:00 on Monday, 16th April 2018 Where: DIAS, Geophysics Section, 5 Merrion Square, Dublin 2, (library) Speaker: Martyn Unsworth (Department of Physics, University of Alberta, Canada) Title: Magnetotelluric studies of magmatism in… Read More

DIAS Research Forum 2018 – Friday 11th May

An inter-disciplinary research forum has been scheduled for Friday 11 May 2018, 3-5pm at Burlington Road. The forum is intended to be an informal event that provides post-doctoral scholars and PhD students with the opportunity to share and… Read More

2018-02-25, M7.5 Papua New Giunea

On 25th February, 2018, an earthquake measuring magnitude 7.5 occurred at 4a.m local time, in a rural, jungle area of the Southern Highlands in New Guinea, Papaua New Guinea. It wasn’t immediately clear if there was damage. No… Read More