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7.6 quake strikes off Solomon Islands—USGS

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A powerful 7.6-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands early Sunday, US geologists said.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

5.4-magnitude earthquake jolts southwest China

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A 5.4-magnitude earthquake struck southwest China Saturday, the US Geological Survey said, with authorities checking for damage.

Posted: April 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Undersea quake hits off Greece

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An undersea earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale hit south of the Greek island of Hydra late Friday and was felt in the capital, the Athens Observatory said.

Posted: April 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Magnitude 4.7 quake hits near Los Angeles—USGS

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The US city of Los Angeles was awoken just before dawn on Monday by a relatively powerful magnitude 4.7 earthquake, but there were no immediate reports of casualties.

Posted: March 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Powerful 6.9 quake strikes off California coast

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A powerful 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck late Sunday off the coast of northern California, the US Geological Survey reported.

Posted: March 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

3.7-magnitude quake hits northern Luzon

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A 3.7-magnitude earthquake struck near Cagayan at 12:10 p.m., the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said Wednesday.

Posted: February 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Strong 6.3-quake jolts New Zealand – USGS

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A strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake rattled New Zealand Monday, swaying buildings and spilling goods from shelves, but authorities said there were no immediate reports of major damage.

Posted: January 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Earthquake rumbles off Guam

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A moderate earthquake has struck in the Guam region, but there were no reports of damage or injury.

Posted: December 23rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

6.6 quake hits off east coast of Russia—USGS

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A 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of far eastern Russia Tuesday, the US Geological Survey reported.

Posted: November 12th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Magnitude 5.5 quake strikes off Japan’s east coast – USGS

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A 5.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the east coast of Japan on Monday, the US Geological Survey reported, but no tsunami warning was issued.

Posted: October 28th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

7.8 quake jolts southwest Pakistan

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A powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked southern Pakistan Tuesday, killing two persons and damaging several houses near the epicentre in Balochistan province.

Posted: September 24th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Strong quake strikes off eastern Indonesia—USGS

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A powerful 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck off eastern Indonesia on Sunday, the United States Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was issued.

Posted: September 1st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

6.8 quake felt across New Zealand

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A powerful earthquake shook major cities across New Zealand on Friday, sending terrified office workers diving under their desks but with no initial reports of significant damage.

Posted: August 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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