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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 Strong 6.8 Earthquake Struck Peru 2 Hours Ago.

August 24, 2011 – A Strong 6.8 Earthquake Struck Peru 2 Hours Ago: A relatively deep 145 kilometer (90 mile) 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit Peru. The quake was felt over a wide area in South America, including Peru, Brazil and … Continue reading

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