Gaza terrorists fired a Kassam rocket on the Sderot area minutes after
Sderot area students began their lessons by responding to the Color Red siren, which gives them 15 seconds to run for cover before the incoming missile explodes. Monday morning’s Kassam exploded in an open area, reducingto shock and trauma.
Three rockets also were fired on the same area Sunday morning, damaging a factory in the Sderot industrial area and a structure at the Sha'ar HaNegev Regional Council.arrived at their classes for the .An Islamic terrorist group identifying itself with Al Qaeda took “credit” for Sunday’s attacks.
The earthquake swarm that has been rocking Southern California since Sunday has been the area's strongest such swarm in 30 years, the Los Angeles Times is reporting.
Residents in the Imperial County town of Brawley were continuing to assess damage caused by an"earthquake storm" still rumbling underneath the region that has forced school closures and displaced several residents.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, after a series of milder quakes, a magnitude 3.8 temblor hit at 10:02 a.m. Sunday about three miles northwest of Brawley, a 25,000-person city nestled between the San Andreas and Imperial faults. More than 400 quakes have followed, stretching into Monday morning.
The vast majority of the quakes measured under 3.0, but two topped 5.0, according to USGS data. A 5.3-magnitude temblor hit about 12:30 p.m. Sunday; a 5.5 quake followed about 90 minutes later.
It also appears that a similar earthquake swarm is hitting Central America:
The quake was not the first reported in the region in the last 24 hours. Early Sunday, a 4.3 tremor was registered in the Pacific off the coast of Guatemala.