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(USGS)

Strong Quakes Hit Off South Pacific Nations Of Tonga, Samoa

A pair of strong earthquakes struck off the South Pacific nations of Tonga and Samoa on Monday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage and no tsunami warning was issued.

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A USGS map of an earthquake that hit Papua New Guinea. (Source: USGS)

Magnitude 7.7 Earthquake In Papua New Guinea Prompts Tsunami Warning

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 7.7 earthquake has struck in Papua New Guinea. The earthquake prompted a tsunami warning.

03/29/2015

EARTHQUAKE

Pair Of Earthquakes Felt Shaking South Bay Area

CUPERTINO (CBS SF) — A pair of magnitude 2.6 earthquakes shook the South Bay Monday afternoon. The first quake struck shortly before 9 a.m. Monday morning about nine miles north of Morgan Hill, registering a magnitude of […]

03/23/2015

(USGS)

6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Northern Chile

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.4 earthquake has struck in far northern Chile. There were no immediate reports of damage and no tsunami warning.

03/23/2015

Earthquake

Magnitude 6.2 Earthquake Hits Colombia

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck Colombia Tuesday afternoon.

03/10/2015

Wood discovered along Three Mile Beach near Santa Cruz, possibly swept away during the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan. (Karl Bareis)

18-Foot Log Possibly From 2011 Japanese Earthquake & Tsunami Washes Up On Santa Cruz Beach

Matt Lovemark was picnicking at Three Mile Beach near Santa Cruz when he spotted what at first looked like just another washed up log on the beach.

03/04/2015

(USGS)

Strong Quake Strikes Off West Indonesia

A strong earthquake struck off western Indonesia on Tuesday, causing some residents to panic, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage and no tsunami warning was issued.

03/03/2015

Jalisco Quake Locator

Strong Magnitude 6.2 Quake Strikes Off West Coast Of Mexico

A strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake off Mexico’s Pacific coast state of Jalisco Sunday morning produced no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

02/22/2015

Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Shakes Island Nation Of Vanuatu

A strong earthquake shook the Oceanian island nation of Vanuatu early Thursday morning.

02/19/2015

Japan Quake Map

Small Tsunamis Recorded After Magnitude 6.8 Quake Strikes Off Japan Coast

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck off the northeastern coast of Japan early Tuesday (Monday afernoon in the U.S.), triggering minor tsunamis but no reports of major damage or injuries.

02/16/2015

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