Category Archives: South Pacific Ocean

40 Years of Global Earthquakes by Region.

February 3, 2013 – 40 Years of Global Earthquakes by Region: The chart above reflects global earthquakes, greater than or equal to 7.0 magnitude, by five regions of the world over the last 40 years. The SW (south-west) Pacific was the … Continue reading

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A 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Pacific Ocean.

August 26, 2012 – A 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Northern Molucca Sea: The quake struck at 11:05PM local time. It was 3:05PM in London (GMT), 11:05AM in New York, 10:05AM in Chicago, 9:05AM in Denver and 8:05AM in Los … Continue reading

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A 6.3 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Sulawesi, Indonesia.

August 18, 2012 – A 6.3 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Sulawesi, Indonesia: The quake struck at 5:41PM local time. It was 9:41AM in London (GMT), 5:41AM in New York, 4:41AM in Chicago, 3:41AM in Denver and 2:41AM in Los Angeles. The … Continue reading

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3,762 Years of Global Volcanic Eruptions.

August 12, 2012 – 3,762 Years of Global Volcanic Eruptions: I queried the NOAA volcanic database, for the years 1750 B.C. to 2012 A.D.; for all volcanic eruptions greater than or equal to VEI 5. A world map layout, of … Continue reading

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Mount Tongariro Comes Back to Life For the First Time in Over a Century.

August 8, 2012 – Mount Tongariro Erupts in New Zealand: New Zealand’s Mt Tongariro volcano has erupted for the first time in more than a century, spewing ash and prompting a threat warning for the central North Island. Police were … Continue reading

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A 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Chile.

March 26, 2012 – A 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Chile: At 6:37PM local time, on March 25th (Sunday), a very powerful 7.1 magnitude quake struck central Chile near Talca, at a depth of 35 kilometers (21 miles). It was 6:37PM … Continue reading

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New Try to Solve Old Mystery – WSJ.com

March 20, 2012 – Finding Amelia Earhart: What became of Amelia Earhart?  Her plane disappeared over the Pacific 75 years ago, which has intrigued aviation fans.  Pictured above, Amelia Earhart standing next to her 1928 biplane “Friendship.” She will disappeared, … Continue reading

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A 6.7 Magnitdue Earthquake Struck near Vanuatu – in the South Pacific Ocean.

March 9, 2012 – A 6.7 Magnitude Earthquake Struck near Vanuatu: The South Pacific Ocean saw another earthquake, with a 6.7 magnitude tremor striking at 6:09PM local time; at a depth of 32 kilometers (20 miles). The quake was 37 … Continue reading

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A 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Struck in the Loyalty Islands Region of the South Pacific Ocean Less than two hours ago.

March 3, 2012 – A 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Struck near the Loyalty Islands less than two hour ago: The powerful quake was 111 miles west of Lle Hunter, Loyalty Islands (LI), New Caledonia (NC); 161 milesESE of Tadine, LI, NC; … Continue reading

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Mount Marapi (Merapi) Erupts in Indoesia.

March 1, 2012: Mount Marapi in Indonesia’s West Sumatra briefly erupts: Mount Marapi (Merapi), a volcano located in the Indonesian province of West Sumatra, briefly erupted early Wednesday morning, officials said. It comes after activity was also reported at the volcano … Continue reading

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