Tag Archives: subduction

Decoding a Tsunami’s Source.

December 10, 2013 – Decoding a Tsunami’s Source: In the powerful earthquake off Japan in 2011, the size of the destructive tsunami it spawned caught scientists by surprise. But they soon learned why the waves were so large: measurements showed … Continue reading

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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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Finally – The True Cause of Earthquakes, Volcanoes & Tsunamis!

October 23, 2012 – The True Cause of Earthquakes, Volcanoes & Tsunamis: The map above, reflects over 2,000 years of earthquake and volcanic activity around the “Ring of Fire,” and other related Earth tectonic plates (roughly from 2 AD to … Continue reading

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The May 2012 Solar Eclipse Threatens the West Coast of the United States.

November 22, 2011 – The May 2012 Solar Eclipse Threatens the West Coast of the United States: Yesterdays post pictured the beginning of the May 20, 2012 Annular Solar Eclipse. Today we discuss the end. The eclipse line runs directly … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Pacific near Vanuatu.

August 1, 2011 – – A 6.2 Earthquake Struck the South Pacific near Vanuatu: Today marks the fourth earthquake, between 6.2M and 6.8M, in the last three days in the southwest Pacific. Today’s 6.2 Magnitude tremor near Vanuatu, 6.8M near … Continue reading

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