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352 Global Earthquakes, >= 7.0 Magnitude by Country.

June 18, 2013 – Significant Global Earthquakes by Country: I downloaded 352 global earthquakes from 1973 to 2012, greater than or equal to (>=) 7.0 magnitude. I sorted the quantity by country from highest to lowest and graphed the results you … Continue reading

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Remote Alaskan Volcano Pavlof Continues to Erupt.

May 17, 2013 – Pavlof volcano continues to erupt with lava, ash: A remote Alaska volcano continues to erupt, spewing lava and ash clouds. The Alaska Volcano Observatory said Thursday a continuous cloud of ash, steam and gas from Pavlof Volcano … Continue reading

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5,293 Global Earthquakes from 1973 to 2013.

April 9, 2013: 5,293 Global Earthquakes from 1973 to 2013: I downloaded all earthquakes, with a magnitude of 6.0 or greater, from January 1, 1973 to April 8, 2013. This produced a data set of 5,293 global earthquakes, which I … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Denali National Park, Alaska, USA.

April 1, 2013 – Picture of the Day: Denali National Park, Alaska, USA. The Master of Disaster

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Alaska Earthquake Hazards Map.

March 30, 2013 – Alaska Earthquake Hazards Map: Alaska, and the Aleutian Islands, are very seismically active; particularly around the Prince William Sound and the Aleutian Island chain. This is because they are a part of the “Ring of Fire,” … Continue reading

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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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Picture of the Day – Lynx Love.

January 18, 2013 – Lynx Love: A Canadian Lynx (a solitary and secretive animal) and its cub hide under a tree to escape the heat of the sun in Denali National Park, Alaska. The Lynx is the only cat that … Continue reading

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Top 16 Tsunamis, Greater than 100 Feet, From 1410 B.C. to 2012.

January 10, 2013 – Top 16 Tsunamis, Greater Than 100 Feet: The prior post described the July 10, 1958 mega-tsunami that occurred at Lituya Bay, Alaska. Above, are listed all other tsunami greater than 100 feet that occurred between 1410 … Continue reading

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A Documented Tsunami of 1,722 feet (525 meters)!

January 10, 2013 – The Documented 1,722 Foot Tsunami: The 823 tsunamis, which I downloaded from the NOAA website, have various categories. One of those categories is maximum wave height in meters, which I converted to feet. I do a … Continue reading

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A Powerful 7.7 Magnitdue Earthquake Struck Near Edna Bay Alaska.

January 5, 2013 – A 7.7 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Edna Bay Alaska: The very powerful quake was located 335 kilometers (188 miles) south of Juneau, Alaska and was not expected to generate significant tsunamis. ***********************     Update Begins    ***************************** Update January … Continue reading

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