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(USGS)

Strong Magnitude 6.8 Earthquake Shakes Capital Of Vanuatu

A strong earthquake shook the island capital of Vanuatu early Friday morning.

01/22/2015

(CBS)

Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake Hits South Of Panama

A earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 struck near the South of Panama on Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

01/06/2015

A general view of the scene at the Marina beach in Madras, 26 December 2004, after tidal waves hit the region. Tidal waves devastated the southern Indian coastline killing 1000 people, the home minister said, warning that the grim death toll was expected to rise. Disaster struck just after dawn as a huge earthquake in Indonesia sent tsunamis crashing westwards, sweeping men, women and children out to sea.  (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Predicting Tsunamis Remains A Challenge On Anniversary Of One Of The Worst Natural Disasters In History

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS/AP) — One of the worst natural disasters in history struck 10 years ago today. The earthquake and resulting tsunami in the Indian Ocean the struck on December 26, 2004, killed 243,000 people. […]

12/26/2014

EARTHQUAKE

Shallow Magnitude 2.3 Earthquake Hits Milpitas Area

A earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 2.3 struck near Milpitas Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

12/23/2014

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No Tsunami Threat After Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake Strikes In Indonesia’s Molucca Sea

A earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 struck in the Molucca Sea Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

12/21/2014

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Strong 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Panama Early Monday, No Tsunami Threat

A strong earthquake measuring a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 struck just offshore of Punta De Burica, Panama early Monday morning.

12/08/2014

EARTHQUAKE

Strong 6.8 Magnitude Quake Strikes Off Indonesia Coast; Tsunami Unlikely

A powerful earthquake struck off the coast of northern Indonesia late Wednesday, but officials said a tsunami was unlikely.

11/26/2014

The Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in northeast Japan on Tuesday, March 15, 2011. (Credit: DigitalGlobe)

U.S. Navy Sailors Sue Japan Power Co. For Radiation Exposure During 2011 Quake, Tsunami Rescue

Hundreds of U.S. sailors who took part in rescue efforts following Japan’s earthquake and tsunami say they were exposed to dangerous levels of radiation and are bringing a class-action lawsuit against Tokyo Electric Power Company.

11/21/2014

(CBS)

Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Hits Off Indonesia Coast

A strong undersea earthquake hit off the coast of eastern Indonesia on Friday…

11/21/2014

Indonesia Quake

7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off Indonesia

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 struck in the northern Molucca Sea off the coast of Indonesia on Friday evening at 6:31 Pacific Standard Time.

11/14/2014

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