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7.3 magnitude earthquake off El Salvador coast—USGS

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A powerful 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Central America late Monday, killing at least one person and prompting a brief tsunami warning.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Strong earthquake jolts southeastern Pacific—USGS

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A strong earthquake shook the southeastern Pacific on Wednesday, about 570 kilometers (354 miles) south of Chile’s Easter Island, the US Geological Survey said.

Posted: October 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Major 6.9-magnitude quake strikes Peru – USGS

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A major 7.0-magnitude earthquake rocked Peru Sunday, US experts said. The quake hit at 2321 GMT 42 kilometers (26 miles) east-northeast of Tambo at a depth of 58.9 kilometers, the US Geological Survey said.

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

US Geological Survey: 6.4 earthquake in Chile

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A 6.4-magnitude earthquake rocked the region around Valparaiso, Chile on Saturday, the US Geological Survey reported.

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Moderate 5.8-magnitude quake strikes Papua New Guinea— USGS

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A moderate 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck Papua New Guinea early Tuesday, US seismologists said.

Posted: July 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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