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The “Ring of Fire” Earthquake Map.

February 18, 2013 – The Pacific Ocean Ring of Fire: The “Ring of Fire” earthquake map is shown above. Over 80% of the worlds major earthquakes, volcanoes and tsunamis occur on the Ring of Fire. Subduction fault zones are also shown. These … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake struck Japan Just One Hour Ago!

August 17, 2011 –  A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake, Struck One Hour ago off the East Coast of Honshu, Japan: At 9:44 PM today (at the epicenter) a 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck Japan. This is another aftershock from the massive March … Continue reading

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