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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 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Stuck the Solomon Islands July 25, 2011.

July 25, 2011 – – A 6.2 magnitude Earthquake strikes Close to New Britain Island, East of Papua New Guinea: The quake was 125 miles north-west of New Britain Island and 493 miles north-east of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. … Continue reading

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6.2 Earthquake Struck the Solomon Islands Area less than an Hour Ago!

July 20, 2011 – – Solomon Islands Hit by 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake: Less than 45 minutes ago, a 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck 1,019 miles East of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. The quake was 90 miles deep (54 kilometers). Because … Continue reading

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