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Alaska Mega-quake Locked, Cocked and Ready to Rock.

November 12, 2013 – Alaska Earthquake Locked, Cocked & Ready to Rock: At 6:00AM on July 28, 2011, a “baby” 5.3 magnitude earthquake struck 74 miles (188 Km) north-west of Anchorage, Alaska. “Granddad” sits 150 miles (241 Km) to the south-east, … Continue reading

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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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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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