It is the most powerful earthquake in Ecuador since 1979
The part of the South Pacific Ocean around Tonga is one of the most seismically active areas of the world
The strange foam was spotted in the southern Japanese city of Fukuoka, around 90km from the epicentre of the earthquake
'We can’t return home as the damage can’t be repaired. My wife, son and his grandfather are living in the car at the moment, while I’m at work helping other evacuees'
Residents in the Indian city of Guwahati said they felt tremors, 400 miles away
A powerful earthquake has struck the border area between Afghanistan, Pakistan and India, with tremors felt in Delhi and Islamabad.
An average of 37 people are dying each month from the preventable bacterial illness
The incident was described as a 'psychological blow' for the area
Officials investigating whether the earthquake triggered a gas explosion which led to evacuations
A 6.1 magnitude earthquake has been recorded in the Mediterranean Sea, 100 miles south-east of Malaga, Spain.
Ninety special force members are checking on the more remote areas
State is one of the most seismically active in the US
Twelve Afghan school girls were killed as they attempted to evacuate a shaking building
Tremors felt across Pakistan, Afghanistan and India, and at least 800 have been injured
Tremors were felt across Pakistan, Afghanistan and India, and at least 800 have been injured
At least 29 people have been killed, according to officials