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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for September 22, 2016 | Hawaii 24/7

Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. The summit lava lake level varied between 33–92 feet below the vent rim within Halema‘uma‘u Crater. 135 more words


Magnitude 6.3 quake hits off Philippines' Mindanao island: USGS

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

REUTERS: A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck off the Philippine’s Mindanao island on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.5, struck at 6:53 a.m. 86 more words

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You Might be a Land Surveyor If...

You might be a Land Surveyor if you spend your vacations spotting surveying monuments and sending pictures back to the office. Locating the corners everywhere just gets in the blood, I suspect, and you can’t turn that off even when taking a little well-deserved R & R. 116 more words

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Strong 6.4 quake hits eastern Japan: USGS

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

A strong earthquake struck off the coast of eastern Japan on Friday, though there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. 165 more words

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6.4-magnitude earthquake strikes south-east of Tokyo, no tsunami warning

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

TOKYO (REUTERS) – A strong undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 6.4 struck south-east of Tokyo on Friday morning (Sept 23), the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. 58 more words

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Climate change threatening pika, but U.S. won't offer it protection

For the second time in six years, the U.S. has denied protection to the pika, a species that was recently listed as being threatened due to climate change. 451 more words


Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for September 15, 2016 | Hawaii 24/7

During the past week the summit lava lake level generally varied between about 36–69 feet below the vent rim within Halema‘uma‘u Crater, but reached 16-20 feet below the rim on Saturday, Sept. 115 more words