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A Strong Earthquake Strikes the Extreme South Atlantic Ocean.

April 15, 2014 – Another Major Earthquake Strikes on Target: A 6.9 magnitude quake struck the Bouvet Island Region; which as you can see from the map, is in the extreme South Atlantic Ocean. This quake took place exactly as … Continue reading

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A 6.7 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Eastern New Guinea.

October 14, 2011 – A 6.7 Magnitude Earthquake Struck in the South Pacific: The 6.7 magnitude quake struck between New Britain Island and Papua New Guinea (see map). It was 1:35PM near the epicenter. The tremor hit at a depth … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near the North Coast of New Guinea.

September 13, 2011 – A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near the North Coast of New Guinea: The quake occurred at 8:44AM at the epicenter, at a depth of 34 kilometers (21 miles). No tsunami warnings were in affect. The tremor … Continue reading

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