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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Pacific.

October 8, 2011 – A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near Tonga: The Kingdom of Tonga is in a very earthquake prone area of the South Pacific Ocean. Tonga was the scene of seven earthquakes, of 7.0 magnitude or greater, since … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Pacific Ocean Near Tonga.

September 23, 2011 – A 6.2 Magnitude (M) Earthquake (EQ) Struck Near Tonga in the South Pacific: The quake occurred on Sept. 23rd at 12:07PM, near the epicenter, at a depth of 8 kilometers (5 miles). No tsunami warnings or … 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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