Daily Archives: April 14, 2012

A 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Pacific.

April 14, 2012 – A 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Vanuatu: The quake occurred at 9:05AM at the epicenter at a shallow 8 kilometers (5 miles). Small tsunamis are possible in Isangel, Vanuatu; which is 49 miles from the epicenter. Port-Vila, … Continue reading

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A Rare 6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Drakes Passage.

April 14, 2012 – A 6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Struck at the tip of South America: The rare quake struck at 6:56AM local time, at a depth of 10 kilometers (6 mile). No tsunami is expected. The tremor occurred 222 miles … Continue reading

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