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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 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Struck of the East Coast of Honshu, Japan on August 19th.

August 19, 2011 – A 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake, Struck off the East Coast of Honshu, Japan: At 2:36 PM today (at the epicenter) a 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck off the east coast of Honshu, Japan (see map). This is another … Continue reading

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