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70 Million Years of Pacific Plate Movement!

July 28, 2012 – 70 Million Years of Pacific Plate Movement: The map above shows significant volcanoes over the last 3,500 years, in and around the Pacific Ocean. Almost all noteworthy volcanoes and earthquakes occur along Convergent plate boundaries (see … Continue reading

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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck In the Luzon, Philippines Region.

November 30, 2011 – A 6.0 Earthquake Struck Near Luzon, Philippines: A 6.0 Magnitude earthquake struck along the Philippines tectonic plate. The quake struck at 8:27AM local time, at a depth of 14 kilometers (9 miles). Due to the International … Continue reading

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A 6.3 Magnitude Earthquake Struck West of Mexico.

November 1, 2011 – A 6.3 Magnitude Earthquake Struck West of Mexico Less Than Two Hours Ago: Mexico has been the sight of many significant earthquakes in the past. From 1973 to 2011, 346 global earthquakes have occurred; greater than … Continue reading

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Large Earthquake Strikes South Pacific Paradise!

July 31, 2011 – – 6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Hits South Pacific Paradise: A 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck Monday morning off the coast of Papua New Guinea. The quake hit at 9:39AM at the Epicenter. It was centered 81 miles east … Continue reading

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