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Strong Aftershock Strikes Offshore Bougainville Island

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M6.6 Strikes 59km SW of Panguna, PNG

The aftershock follows a M7.1 quake that struck 57km SW of Panguna, on April 11, 2014. 73 more words

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Mexico || Powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.2 strikes

A powerful earthquake has hit Mexico City, shaking buildings for at least 30 seconds and causing widespread panic.

The magnitude-7.2 quake was registered at a depth of 24km (15 miles), according to the US Geological Survey. 72 more words

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2.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rumbles In Dallas and Irving, Texas

There was a bit of rumbling but no damage reported from what the U.S. Geological Survey said was a 2.5-magnitude earthquake near the I-35E and Loop 12 split.

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Guest Blog: Earthquake threat to Mexico City from the Guerrero seismic gap

David Bekaert is a PhD student based in the School of Earth and Environment at the University of Leeds. David’s research involves using space based remote sensing technologies to study ground motions from slow-slip earthquakes, particularly in Mexico. 585 more words

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7.5 Magnitude Earthquake in Guerrero, Mexico

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Tectonic Summary

The April 18, 2014 M 7.2 earthquake near the western coast of Mexico occurred in the state of Guerrero, 265 km southwest of Mexico City. 636 more words

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What does it mean to survive an earthquake?

It has officially been a week and two days since I started my Independent Study Project (ISP). I moved to Matagalpa last Wednesday to escape the inferno that is Managua but found myself heading back down to attend a trauma and sexual abuse talk at the Universidad Centroamericana (UCA). 963 more words

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