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A Strong 6.6 Magntide Earthquake Struck Near West Panguna, Paupa New Guinea (PNG).

April 14, 2013 – A 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near West Panguna, Paupa New Guinea (PNG): The strong quake hit at 1:32AM GMT (UTC), at a depth of 35 kilometers (21 miles). No tsunami is expected. The Australia–Pacific plate boundary … 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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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Pacific near Vanuatu.

August 1, 2011 – – A 6.2 Earthquake Struck the South Pacific near Vanuatu: Today marks the fourth earthquake, between 6.2M and 6.8M, in the last three days in the southwest Pacific. Today’s 6.2 Magnitude tremor near Vanuatu, 6.8M near … Continue reading

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