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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Kermadec Islands Less than Two Hours Ago.

January 28, 2012 – A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Kermadec Islands: The 6.2 trembler occurred at 12:42PM in New York and 9:42AM in Los Angeles. It was 5:42AM (January 29th) at the epicenter – because of the International Date … Continue reading

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A 6.3 Magnitude Earthquake Struck South of the Fiji Islands

January 24, 2012 – A 6.3 Magnitude Earthquake Struck South of the Fiji Islands: The quake was a relatively deep 583 kilometers (326 miles) and, therefore, was felt over a wide area. The quake struck at 52 minutes after midnight … Continue reading

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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck New Zealand.

November 18, 2011 – A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck off New Zealand’s North-East Coast: The quake occurred at 7:51PM local time, at a depth of 26 kilometers (16 miles). The tremor occurred at 7:51AM UTC time (GMT). The epicenter was … Continue reading

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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near Fiji in the South Pacific Ocean.

October 27, 2011 – A 6.0 Magnitude earthquake struck Near Fiji: Today’s 6.0 magnitude (M) tremor occurred at a depth of 610 kilometers (380 miles). Because of the extreme depth, the quake was felt over a wide area, however, no … Continue reading

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A Powerful 7.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near Tonga and Fiji Less Than 45 Minuets Ago.

September 15, 2011 – A Large 7.2 Magnitude (M) Earthquake Struck the South Pacific Less Than 45 Minuets Ago: This is the fourth earthquake, greater than or equal to 6.0M, that has hit in the last 12 hours: (1) A … Continue reading

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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck East of New Zealand.

September 15, 2011 – A 6.0 Magnitude (M) Earthquake Struck of the North-East Coast of New Zealand: The quake struck at 7:43PM at the epicenter, at a depth of 13 kilometers (8 miles). No tsunami warnings were issued. The tremor … Continue reading

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A 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Kingdom of Tonga.

September 5, 2011 – A 6.4 Magnitude Tremor Hits Tonga: The quake struck at 10:52PM at the epicenter, at a depth of 35 kilometers (21 miles). No tsunami warnings have been issued. The quake struck at 5:52AM in New York … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Paradise!

July 31, 2011 – – A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Pacific Paradise: At 7:35AM PDT (Pacific Daylight Time) July 31st, a 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck near the South Pacific Island paradise of Vanuatu. Fiji, American Samoa and New … Continue reading

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