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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 Near Santiago Del Estero, Argentina.

May 28, 2012 – A 6.7 Magnitude Quake Struck Argentina: The tremor was 588 kilometers (365 miles) deep and, as such, was felt over a wide area of Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay (see map). This earthquake was first reported … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Quake Watch:
See source attribution and disclaimer notice USGS Earthquakes details pages Magnitude 6.1 Date-Time Monday, March 05, 2012 at 07:46:09 UTC Monday, March 05, 2012 at 04:46:09 AM at epicenter Location 28.227°S, 63.242°W Depth 550 km…

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February 2012 Global Earthquake Quantity and Power Forecast.

January 23, 2012 – February 2012 Global Earthquake Quantity and Power Forecast: This forecast is based upon 5,311 actual global earthquakes, from January 1, 1973 to December 31, 2011 that were greater than or equal to 6.0 magnitude. I summarized … Continue reading

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A 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Struck South of the Kermadec Islands.

October 7, 2011 – A 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Struck South of the Kermadec Islands: The Kermadec Islands (New Zealand) are a volcanic Island Arc, in the South Pacific, approximately 550 miles north of New Zealand’s north Island. They are uninhabited … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Quake Hits Japan, Less Than Two Hours After the Last One.

September 15, 2011 – A 6.2 Magnitude (M) Earthquake (EQ) Struck of the East Coast of Honshu, Japan:  The prior post reported on a 6.6M EQ that struck in almost the same spot, only an hour and 41 minuets ago. … Continue reading

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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Pacific.

September 12, 2011 – A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Pacific Paradise of Vanuatu: Their is trouble in “Paradise.” Since 1973, 14 earthquakes (greater than 6.9 magnitude) have struck the Island Nation of Vanuatu. Their were three in the … Continue reading

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A 6.7 Magnitude Earthquake Stuck the Juan de Fuca Subduction Zone, Near Vancouver B.C., Two Hours Ago!

September 9, 2011 – A 6.7 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near Vancouver and Seattle Less Than Two Hours Ago: A large quake struck at 12:42PM less than 175 miles from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It hit at a depth of 25 … Continue reading

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A 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Northern Sumatra, Indonesia.

September 5, 2011 – A 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Northern Sumatra, Indonesia: The quake occurred on September 6th (because of the International Date Line) at 12A55 at the epicenter. It was at a depth of 110 kilometers (68 miles). The … Continue reading

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A 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Kingdom of Tonga.

September 5, 2011 – A 6.4 Magnitude Tremor Hits Tonga: The quake struck at 10:52PM at the epicenter, at a depth of 35 kilometers (21 miles). No tsunami warnings have been issued. The quake struck at 5:52AM in New York … Continue reading

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