And fear not because the fissure in the earth, had nothing to do with aliens or earthquakes. The crack, measuring about 274 meters 900 feet as of april 19, emerged in the lands edge at bowleaze cove near. Video shows enormous crack in the ground in northern mexico the. The earthcam network of live webcams offers views of city skylines, local landmarks, beaches, ski resorts, zoos, sunrises and sunsets, mountain ranges, and landscapes from popular tourist destinations located throughout the world. Sep 09, 2017 giant earth cracks split in half jaltipan, mexico after m8. Satellite monitoring suggests a new iceberg of similar. On friday, a giant crack opened in the earth in mexico and many crazy theories emerged. Ancient aztec records reveal hidden earthquake risk in mexico. Columbia is noted for producing about 90% of the cocaine that comes into the u. At the same time, many have become worried that whatever caused the twothirdsofamile trench might be a precursor. Cracks in earths magnetic shield science mission directorate. Aug 22, 2014 giant fissure splits the earth open in rural northwest mexico. Since the magnetic field converges as it enters the earth in the polar regions, the crack narrowed to about the size of california down near the upper atmosphere.
The possibilities of the crack are not much to think about. Aug 25, 2014 a giant crack in the earth cut highway 26 in the mexican city of hermosillo in half last week, making the road impassable and leaving locals and public officials puzzled as to what exactly caused the fissure. It is about one kilometer lon and up to 8 meters deep. Which of these is an example of a crack in earths plates in. A new study on the 2017 quake that killed 300 in mexico city finds that both its location and cause were unusual. Incredible giant crack appears in earth in mexico 17 km long.
Earth cracks open around the world latest in mexico science. Aug 20, 2014 huge crack in the earth in mexico, august 2014 mexico are doing as much as they can to find out why there has been a huge crack that turned up in august 2014. Giant crack appears in earth in mexico an earthquake or a leaking levee may be behind the appearance of a kilometrelong trench near. An enormous crack just opened up in africa, evidence. A day after, the same water main broke up again, forming a 10meter sinkhole that almost swallowed a house a closed down the tetelcotecmitl highway in tlahuac. Crack is about 26 feet deep, 16 feet wide and over a mile long. The crack stretches nearly twothirds of a mile and measures close to 30 feet deep and more than 15 feet. Massive crack in the earth opens in mexico new york. True to form, dutchsinse has claimed he predicted major movement in the area and the crack is his confirmation bias. Mysterious crack appears in mexico business insider. The crack severed highway 26 between the city of hermosillo and the coast.
The crack appeared last week and crosses highway 26 between hermosillo, in the northwest of mexico, and the gulf of california. The crack is nearly three quarters of a mile, about 26 deep and 16 feet wide. Giant crack in the earth in the sonora state, mexico. Can you guess what caused this giant crack in the earths surface. Lucia perez diaz, a postdoctoral researcher at the university of londons royal holloway, wrote in the conversation that the crack is not only here. Locals found the geographical oddity tuesday night when it split a rural road in half 50 miles west of the city of hermosillo in the mexican state of sonora, according to excelsior. Giant crack in mexico seen by drone raises earthquake fears. Geologists believe it is the result of a landslide. Todays earthquakes in mexico map of earthquakes today. A giant crack thats half a mile long has opened up in mexico.
The eightmetre 26ft deep trench opened up last week and severed highway 26 between hermosillo and the coast. A very large earth crack opened on britains jurassic coast after heavy rains caused thousands of tons of earth to give way on april, 2016. A dying scientist pushes forward his project to tap through to the earth s magma layer, with results that threaten to destroy the earth as we know it. Geologists are still investigating the origin of the. But, the public is being assured there is no reason to panic or to assume the crack will expand. This video seeks to provide not just footage but actions, data and information that has been gathered by the mexican authorities to date as they are worried about what has occurred and. Mysterious, giant halfmilelong crack splits ground in mexico. Massive crack in the earth opens in mexico new york daily. The crack continues to grow in size as heavy rainfall in kenyas narok county.
Which of these is an example of a crack in earths plates. Large holes forming near the new madrid fault and a giant. A drone captured video footage of the 16footwide, 26footdeep crack, which appeared last week in remote farmland and cuts across highway 26 between the coast and hermosillo in northwest mexico. Sonora, mexico a mysterious giant crack is splitting the ground in northern mexico. The new rifts appeared soon after last years major calving of iceberg b46, which is about 3 times the size of new yorks manhattan island. Aug 21, 2014 giant crack appears in earth in mexico an earthquake or a leaking levee may be behind the appearance of a kilometrelong trench near hermosillo. The crack, which runs for nearly twothirds of a mile, measures close to 30 feet deep and is just more than 15 feet across at its widest spot. A new crack discovered in the ocean floor could pull north. The region is in the sonoran desert, very arid and heavily irrigated. Aug 25, 2014 the crack, which runs for nearly twothirds of a mile, measures close to 30 feet deep and is just more than 15 feet across at its widest spot. The earths shell has cracked, and were drifting on the.
The crack, which is more than one mile long, splits a road into two. Giant crack earth giant earth crack opens up along. Giant fissure splits the earth open in northwest mexico daily mail. And there is no recent continuation of the phenomenon. August 21, 2014 niamh harris news 0 video footage has emerged of a kilometrelong crack thought to have been triggered by an underground stream in northwest mexico. Standing on a high vantage point at thingvellir park, i overlook a vast rocky, snowcovered rift valley.
Apr 02, 2018 a massive crack suddenly appeared in kenya, prompting new discussion on the breakup of africa into two land masses. Latest huge crack found in mexico earth science, science and. Aug 24, 2014 down in north mexico, a giant crack in the ground about a kilometer long has recently appeared. Researchers estimate that the crack was twice the size of earth at the boundary of our magnetic shieldabout 38,000 miles 60,000 km above the planets surface. Its unsettling to think the earth can just suddenly come unglued as it did in mexico. Aug 21, 2014 incredible footage has emerged showing a 26ft 8m deep crack in the in the farmland of northwest mexico, which stretches for over a kilometre. Nov 01, 2015 a large crack in the earth was discovered in a rural area near ten sleep in north central wyoming, reports cbs denver. Apr 04, 2018 a giant crack in the earth tore through kenya and scientists say its proof africa will break apart geologists believe the formation of the crack is just the latest sign that africa will. Giant crack appears in earth in mexico world news sky news.
It is believed that the milelong crack, appeared due to heavy rain in the area. Mexico earthquake so powerful it cracked tectonic plate in half a gargantuan earthquake that rocked mexico in 2017 was so powerful it cracked the cocos tectonic plate in two, us. The mystery is, just what could possibly cause this particular. Giant earth cracks split in half jaltipan, mexico after m8. Mysterious crack appears in mexicos land abc7 new york. May, 2018 the giant crack at the border of the tlahuac and milpa alta boroughs of mexico city is approximately 400 meters long and 4 meters deep. Massive halfmilelong crack appears in ground in northern mexico. Mexico city earthquake was rare bending quake earth. Spectacular footage has emerged showing an enormous crack in the earth stretching across an arid stretch of northwest mexico. Mexico city was built onto a lake 500 hundred years ago and now the whole city is sinking, cracks and sinkholes only prove it.
It is estimated to be approximately 16 feet across and 8 feet deep. There are more than 10 000 households living on the escarpment, a part of the western wall of the great rift valley may 31, 2018. The fissure is the length of three quarters of a mile, about 26 feet. At some points it is 5 meters wide and 8 meters deep. Huge earth crack opened up in sonora, mexico watchers. Locals found the geographical oddity tuesday night when it split a rural road in half 50 miles west of the city of hermosillo in the mexican state of sonora, according to excelsior, a spanishlanguage. In the august 2014 a giant trench was reported from the sonora state of mexico. A drone reportedly captured footage of the crack, which cuts through a highway in. Large crack in the earth discovered in wyoming cbs news. At the same time, many have become worried that whatever caused the twothirdsof. An earthquake or a leaking levee may be behind the appearance of a kilometrelong trench near. Giant earth crack opens up in mexico strange sounds. Oct 29, 2016 earth cracks open around the world latest in mexico. Video shows enormous crack in the ground in northern mexico.
New cracks in pine island glacier are getting longer earth. Scientists have been looking into the giant crack that opened in the earth in hermosillo, mexico few days ago. The giant chasm, located near hermosillo in the state of sonora, is. Giant crack appears in earth in mexicosan andreas fault may have been the cause. The beast of an earthquake that rattled mexico in september of last year. With dana andrews, janette scott, kieron moore, alexander knox. Giant crack in the earth in the sonora state, mexico giant crack in the earth in the sonora state, mexico. Scientists and locals have been left stunned after a giant crack, almost one kilometre long, appeared in remote farmland in mexico. Oct 31, 2015 a huge crack in the earth was discovered in a rural area near ten sleep in northcentral wyoming. The following graphic shows that panama, the country that separates south america from central america, leads the world in amount of crack. Incredible footage has emerged showing a 26ft 8m deep crack in. This recent earthquake was so intense, it has cracked a tectonic.
The video below, at first i thought was fake but this was filmed with a. It dives almost vertically downward, plunging itself deep into the earths mantle. Aug 22, 2014 spectacular footage has emerged showing an enormous crack in the earth stretching across an arid stretch of northwest mexico. Fissures and cracks scar the landscape, filled with water so clear i can see hundreds of. Double natural disasters impact mexico in less than 24 hours.
Giant crack appears in earth in mexico august 21, 2014 niamh harris news 0 video footage has emerged of a kilometrelong crack thought to have been triggered by an underground stream in northwest mexico. September 2017 saw a pair of weird earthquakes in mexico. You can view some stunning aerial footage of this giant crack in the earth right here. A giant crack has appeared in the earth in mexico business insider. Tuesdays at 98c on science this huge crack in mexico seems to have appeared overnight. Huge crack discovered in earth in wyoming cbs denver. August 28, 2014 slideshow of the earth quakecrack in hermosillo, sonora, mexico aug. A giant crack split the earth in the mexican state of sonora this week, cutting a roadway in two and leaving locals not only surprised but puzzled as to what could have caused the earth to separate. New giant crack measuring more than 400 meters appears in. The large crack is still growing, and families near the crack have been forced to evacuate their homes, the network said.
This enormous fissure in northern mexico took place on august 15, 2014. There are few facts but a lot of speculation as to why a massive crack developed in the sonoran desert region of hermosillo, mexico. Mexico s sonoran desert splits open with a giant crack in the earth. Cbs denver reports that geologists believe the crack is the result of a.1616 652 239 394 884 210 75 1002 1314 146 93 471 83 1213 264 1484 900 939 18 260 336 930 796 296 749 1358 1532 328 1073 33 1108 597 273 506 551 1466 886 533 796 705 1174 488 718 62 1451 72 1459