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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 Strong Earthquake struck Near Eastern Indonesia.

November 14, 2011 – A Strong Earthquake Struck Off Eastern Indonesia: A strong earthquake hit waters In the Molucca Sea, off eastern Indonesia on Monday. People on nearby islands where sent fleeing from their homes in panic. Fearing a tsunami … Continue reading

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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck off the Coast of Java, Indonesia.

August 22, 2011 – A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck off the Coast of Java, Indonesia: This earthquake struck at 3:12AM at the epicenter on August 23rd, because of the International Dateline. It was 191 miles west of Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. … Continue reading

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