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Quite the earthquake week

In the last 3 days there have been some huge quakes inĀ Indonesia. And there have been some big quakes in Mexico. Lets look at the Indonesia quakes first. The quakes started with a massive 8.9 quake south west of the … Continue reading

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Earthquake in Indonesia, right on schedule?

Ok yesterday I wrote a short post saying the next big quake (which apparently is a 6.5 or higher) was going to be in Indonesia. 4 hours later I get an email from the USGS, a 6.6 in Indonesia. Was … Continue reading

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Turkey still shaking

The people of Turkey in the Van area have not caught a break all week. With a lot of people camped out because they are either homeless or to afraid to return to their homes the aid is getting in … Continue reading

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Quake Count up: 10

OK, I’m expecting people to again look at cascadia today and wonder what is happening. But today’s Cascadia quake is a again on the wrong side of the Juan de Fuca plate to be considered a danger of setting off … Continue reading

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Quake count up: 9

I what has been an uneventful day there was one interesting quake in Virginia. This looks like an aftershock of the larger quake that happened there in August. There have been quite a few aftershocks that have been generally decreasing … Continue reading

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Sumatra Quake Kills 1, scares many

Today’s 6.6 earthquake in northern Sumatra killed a young boy when his house fell on top of him. There was also other damage and shaking was felt a long way off, as much as 600 km. The quake was inland … Continue reading

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5th 7+ quake in Vanuatu in just over a year!

Earthquakes in Vanuatu are a common occurance but 7.0’s are always news. Vanuatu has another 7+ earthquake today, the 3rd in less than a month, the fifth in just over a year; no damage expected but wow are they getting … Continue reading

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