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Strong 6.0 magnitude earthquake jolts Alaska near Canada border

July 2014ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Seismologists say a strong earthquake rattled a section of Alaska and Canada’s Yukon Territory. The Alaska Earthquake Center says the 6.0 magnitude quake struck at 3:49 a.m. 159 more words
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42: Mount Slamet Volcano erupts in Indonesia

July 2014INDONESIA – Mount Slamet, which covers five districts in Central Java, was reportedly still spewing volcanic ash in the area around its peak. 365 more words
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USGS: June 27 Breakout Building a Lava Shield

The following photos and video were released by the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (USGS). Note: these photos were not taken in areas currently accessible to the public. 485 more words


The Kahaualeʻa 2 Lava Flow Continues Its Slow, Erratic Advance

The following is this week’s edition of “Volcano Watch” from the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory:

For the past several years, the amount of lava erupting from Kīlauea’s East Rift Zone has been well below the long-term output rate established earlier in the Puʻu ʻŌʻō eruption. 762 more words