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Examples of Aftershocks

Sentences with the noun Aftershocks

18 examples:

The aftershocks could keep it there for some time.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

The earthquake was followed by a series of aftershocks.
(USA Today - World, )

A line drive had just struck his leg, and the aftershocks...
(Los Angeles Times - Motor Racing, )

The quake was followed soon after by several small aftershocks.
(USA Today - National, )

An earthquake in central Washington state was felt throughout the area, along with several aftershocks.
(UPI - Science News, )

Prize-winning Irish docudrama examines the aftershocks of a neighborhood tragedy on vulnerable Dublin youths.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

But as the world feels the aftershocks of the Great Panic and deals with the eurozone crisis, the task has become ever more complicated.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Relief efforts continue in Japan after last week's devastating earthquakes, with 100,000 displaced people coping with hundreds of aftershocks.
(BBC News - World News, )

Second came the aftershocks of a strong employment report from the previous week, which raised the odds of an impeding December interest rate hike.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The strongest quake felt in the Japanese capital since the aftershocks of a magnitude-9 earthquake and tsunami in March 2011 off the northeastern coast.
(The New York Times - World News, )

A magnitude-6.5 quake struck just after 2:30 p.m. near the small South Island town of Seddon, and at least six aftershocks were 5.0 magnitude or stronger.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Kashmir is divided between India and Pakistan, and Indian-administered Kashmir has long been plagued by the aftershocks of an armed insurgency in the late 1980s.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The Protein Structure Initiative will end next year; the aftershocks of this ending should be minimized for the benefit of the broader biology research community.
(Nature Methods, )

Target Corp. slashed its profit forecast for the year as the retailer struggles with the aftershocks of a massive data breach and a botched expansion into Canada.
(Shan Li, Andrew Khouri in Los Angeles Times - Business, )

The aftershocks of Thursday's referendum on British membership in the European Union continued to reverberate Saturday, as more than 2 million people signed an online petition calling for a second vote and one lawmaker said Parliament should overturn the result.
(Fox News - World, )

With the aftershocks of Justice Antonin’s Scalia’s unexpected death on Feb. 13 still reverberating, the issuance of the stay as one of the last Court rulings with Scalia’s participation throws the Clean Power Plan’s future and legality into doubt and confusion.
(Forbes - Business, )

A new study has identified hundreds of previously unrecognized small aftershocks that happened after Utah's deadly Crandall Canyon mine collapse in 2007. The aftershocks suggest the collapse was as big -- and perhaps bigger -- than shown in another study by the university in 2008.
(Science Daily - News, )

Not quite a month after President Raul Castro struck a historic deal with the United States to end 50 years of diplomatic hostilities, the political aftershocks continued to shake the nation this weekend as more dissidents were freed from jail and fresh rumours surfaced of the death of his elder brother, Fidel.
(The Independent - World News, )


1 example:

Think you can predict the presidential winner and insulate your portfolio from the potential aftershocks?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Other sentences

71 examples:

Even now there are occasional aftershocks.

Even now, from time to time there are aftershocks happening.

Aftershocks are keeping people on edge after a massive quake April 1.
(USA Today - World, )

There have been hundreds of aftershocks, including one of magnitude 4.1.
(Science Daily - News, )

Fragile buildings still pose a threat in Kathmandu as aftershocks continue.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Sea of tents in Nepal's capital house people who are homeless and fear aftershocks.
(USA Today - World, )

The Nepal earthquake and its aftershocks have probably triggered many landslides, scientists warn.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

How 98 aftershocks rocked devastated areas of central Italy in the first 36 hours after the earthquake.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Engel reports on how many are sleeping in open, uncovered areas, as aftershocks continue to roll through.
(NBC Today, )

Several aftershocks followed Monday's quake, which was centered in a remote area in northern Afghanistan.
(USA Today - World, )

A large earthquake on one fault can trigger large aftershocks on separate faults within just a few minutes.
(Science Daily - News, )

Residents of Napa, California, remain on edge as aftershocks continue throughout the heart of California’s wine country.
(NBC Weather, )

The BBC's James Reynolds tells of feeling the ground move during one of the aftershocks following Italy's deadly earthquake.
(BBC News - World News, )

A strong undersea earthquake followed by several aftershocks shook the Pacific seafloor off western Canada Tuesday afternoon.
(UPI - News, )

But in the midst of an earthquake zone, still chaotic and reeling from aftershocks, it is not always easy to hold to formality.
(Margaret Evans in CBC News - World, )

A mismatch between the world’s No. 1 and No. 2 economies in growth forecasts and policy responses portends market aftershocks.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

On the contrary, initial studies of the rupture process and the aftershocks show that only about a third of the vulnerable zone broke.
(Science Daily - News, )

Six people were crushed to death or suffered fatal heart attacks and thousands of others are displaced as aftershocks continue to hit.
(CBC News - World, )

A polished documentary about the lingering aftershocks of a real-life spying case among the underground art community in Cold War Berlin.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

March 29 (UPI) -- A 5.1-magnitude earthquake and more than 100 aftershocks rattled Southern California Friday night and Saturday morning.
(UPI - News, )

Nepal’s government is struggling to rescue victims of the earthquake and provide relief to survivors terrified by powerful aftershocks.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The quake in the country’s southwest collapsed roads and buildings, knocked out power and was followed by a series of powerful aftershocks.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Wednesday's quake was felt more than 100 miles away in Rome and was followed by several aftershocks amid dramatic rescues and cries for help.
(NBC News, )

A series of aftershocks rattled rescuers and residents racing to find survivors following a massive earthquake that killed 250 people in Italy.
(CNN - World News, )

Hundreds of Nepalis were fleeing the capital for the plains, terror-stricken by two days of powerful aftershocks following a massive earthquake.
(CNBC, )

Overwhelmed doctors moved hundreds of patients onto the streets of Nepal's capital on Sunday when aftershocks rattled already damaged hospitals.
(NBC News, )

The 3.9-magnitude earthquake near American Canyon early Tuesday was accompanied by at least three aftershockstwo days after a major quake hit.
(NBC News Science, )

After a series of powerful earthquakes hit Japan, emergency crews are scrambling to rescue survivors trapped in rubble as aftershocks sway Kyushu region.
(CNN - World News, )

Powerful aftershocks continued to convulse Nepal on Sunday, complicating efforts to rescue those trapped and to maintain adequate supplies of food and water.
(The New York Times - World News, )

A powerful earthquake hit northeastern Afghanistan Monday, reportedly killing more than 200 people and creating strong aftershocks felt throughout south Asia.
(UPI - News, )

Aftershocks hit Mount Everest on Sunday after Saturday’s Nepal Earthquake killed more than 2,500 people and an avalanche killed at least 17 people on the mountain.
(The Independent - World News, )

More than two weeks later, the aftershocks from Phil Mickelson’s undressing of captain Tom Watson at the Ryder Cup continue to cause upheaval at the PGA of America.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

After the strong earthquake that struck Chile on April 2 (CEST), numerous aftershocks, some of them of a considerable magnitude, have struck the region around Iquique.
(Science Daily - News, )

New Zealand was shaken by a 6.5-magnitude earthquake that caused minor damage, with aftershocks continuing to felt in the capital city of Wellington throughout the day.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Shell-shocked and sleeping in the streets, tens of thousands of Nepalese braced against terrifying aftershocks on Sunday while digging for survivors in the devastation.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A magnitude 7.3 earthquake has struck Nepal, less than three weeks after a magnitude 7.8 quake and aftershocks devastated large areas of the country, killing thousands.
(CNN - World News, )

Rescuers were told there was a baby inside, but aftershocks from the magnitude 6.2 earthquake on Japan's Kyushu island prevented the use of heavy equipment at the site.
(CNN - World News, )

The death toll from Nepal's earthquake rises past 6100 as fresh aftershocks and the stench of rotting bodies make it hard for nervous survivors to return to their homes.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Aftershocks continue after an earthquake in southwest China's mountainous Yunnan province killed one person, left more than 300 people injured and displaced thousands more.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

“Fallen City,” on POV,” is a documentary that follows three Chinese families as they deal with the emotional and logistical aftershocks of the 2008 Sichuan earthquake.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Two strong earthquakes shook the northwestern coastal area of Ecuador on Sunday night, the latest aftershocks from a powerful tremor that killed hundreds of people in April.
(Fox News - World, )

Italy began the painful task of burying its dead Saturday following a massive earthquake -- as aftershocks rattled the heart of the country and the death toll climbed to 290.
(CNN - World News, )

Through a crackled line, Deborah Holden managed to tell her visibly emotional sister Amanda and ITV viewers that she had experienced aftershocks of the quake earlier in the day.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Residents of Italian towns devastated by an earthquake were rattled by a series of aftershocks overnight, the strongest measuring 4.2, as Italy began a day of national mourning.
(Fox News - World, )

Hundreds of thousands of people have spent a second night out of doors in Kathmandu as severe aftershocks continued to terrify people in the Nepalese capital and surrounding areas.
(The Independent - World News, )

Companies with factories in quake-struck southern Japan, including Suntory Holdings and Honda Motor, are struggling to return to full production as aftershocks hinder their efforts.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Troops joined rescue operations in Yunnan province, southwestern China Monday following a 6.1-magnitude earthquake but the search for survivors was hampered by rainfall and aftershocks.
(CNN - World News, )

Dozens of villagers remained in shelters Monday as aftershocks rattled a region in central Japan hit by a weekend earthquake that injured at least 41 people and destroyed more than 50 homes.
(Fox News - World, )

A major 7.8 earthquake hit Kathmandu mid-day on Saturday, and was followed by multiple aftershocks that triggered avalanches on Mt. Everest that buried mountain climbers in their base camps.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

A rare jolt of good news brought cheer to earthquake survivors Thursday, even as aftershocks continued to rattle nerves and the government said the death toll had exceeded 5,800 in Nepal alone.
(Julie Makinen, Shashank Bengali in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck off the northwest coast of Vancouver Island at 1:19 p.m. PT Tuesday, followed by a series of at least five aftershocks, but officials say no tsunami is expected.
(CBC News - Canada, )

The latest trigger was currency jitters, but Thursday's plunge in Chinese stocks was just one in a series of aftershocks from last year's boom and bust that could shake markets for months to come.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

Overstretched even in normal times, Nepal’s government has yet to rebuild a single permanent house or school destroyed in the quake and aftershocks that killed 9,000 people and flattened villages.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Aftershocks have rattled Christchurch in the wake of a 5.7-magnitude quake that shook the city almost five years on from the devastating tremor that killed 185 people and caused widespread destruction.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Scientists at the University of California San Diego discovered 48 previously unidentified aftershocks that occurred between 2004 and 2015, within seconds to minutes after magnitude 7 to 8 earthquakes.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The aftershocks from allegations of New Year’s Eve assaults by migrants have provoked the biggest challenge to Chancellor Angela Merkel since she threw open Germany’s borders to refugees last summer.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Aftershocks rattled communities in southern Japan as businesses and residents got a fuller look Friday at the widespread damage from an unusually strong overnight earthquake that killed nine people and injured about 800.
(Fox News - World, )

A strong, shallow earthquake shook southwestern China overnight, killing at least one person, damaging buildings and prompting thousands to camp outside as aftershocks continued to strike the area, officials said Wednesday.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

The grim aftershocks of South Africa’s racist apartheid regime will be with us for some time to come, which makes the cautionary social relevance of Carole Eglash-Kosoff’s docudrama “The Human Spirit” beyond question.
(Philip Brandes in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Coastal residents of Chile’s far north spent a second sleepless night outside their homes as major aftershocks continued Thursday following a magnitude-8.2 earthquake that damaged several thousand homes and caused six deaths.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Aftershocks in central Italy rattle residents and rescue workers, as crews work to find more earthquake survivors and the country anguished over its repeated failure to protect ancient towns and modern cities from seismic catastrophes.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Scientists are warning residents of Vancouver and other cities in earthquake zones to take heed of new evidence that megaquake aftershocks can pose a danger for years, even hundreds of kilometres from the epicentre of the original earthquake.
(CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Ecuador's popular destinations, such as the Amazon, the Andes and the Galapagos Islands, are open for tourism despite April 16's deadly magnitude 7.8 earthquake and subsequent aftershocks, the country's Ministry of Tourism announced Thursday.
(Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

America’s top diplomat sought to soothe fears Monday on both sides of the Atlantic as aftershocks of Great Britain’s vote to withdraw from the European Union, the world’s largest trading bloc, continued to rattle markets and governments.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Chilean officials said Friday that water, fuel, electricity and other essential services are being re-established three days after a powerful magnitude-8.2 earthquake and hundreds of aftershocks that have rattled the country's far northern regions.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

The massive earthquake in Nepal and its frightening aftershocks have unleashed another force almost as overwhelming: an international relief effort that already is involving governments, charity groups and private volunteers from all corners of the globe.
(Matt Pearce in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Grave fears are held for an Australian climber still missing from the Mount Everest base camp in Nepal where the death toll continues to mount as rescue organisations scramble to the disaster zone amid challenging weather conditions and terrifying aftershocks.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The worn-out workers of Jaya Mayaswori Brick Factory are packing clay and hauling loads with a new sense of purpose — helping to rebuild Nepal after a series of massive earthquakes and aftershocks ravaged the Himalayan nation, leaving hundreds of thousands homeless.
(Fox News - World, )

Terrifying aftershocks continued to roil Nepal on Sunday, sending people screaming into the driving rain and complicating efforts to rescue survivors after a massive earthquake killed more than 3,350 people in the impoverished mountain nation and surrounding countries.
(Alexandra Zavis, Bhrikuti Rai in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Tens of thousands of Nepalese who spent the night under a chilly sky were jolted awake by strong aftershocks Sunday, and rescuers aided by international teams cleared rubble in search of survivors after a powerful earthquake killed more than 1,900 people across the Himalayan region.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Even amid the misery, with entire neighborhoods sleeping on sidewalks for fear of a massive earthquake's aftershocks, even with no running water, no electricity, and anger and frustration boiling over — even with all this, you can still find hints of the picture-postcard image of Nepal many foreigners hold in their imaginations.
(Fox News - World, )

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