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Bolivia rattled by a large earthquake

A strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake rattled Bolivia on Tuesday, but the epicenter was deep underground and there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. The US Geographical Survey said the earthquake’s epicenter was 331.4 miles (533.3 kilometers) underground and located 37 miles south-southwest of Trinidad, the capital of Bolivia’s northern Beni region. Magnitude: 6.2 Date-Time …

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China’s Halloween Earthquakes rattling the heartland

two earthquakes rattles China today on this Halloween holiday… Magnitude 5.5 Date-Time Monday, October 31, 2011 at 21:58:16 UTC Tuesday, November 01, 2011 at 05:58:16 AM at epicenter Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones Location 32.559°N, 105.324°E Depth 16.1 km (10.0 miles) Region SICHUAN-GANSU BORDER REGION, CHINA Distances 48 km (29 miles) WNW of …

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Texas: 4.8 Magnitude earthquake has parts of Texas rocking

Parts of Texas were rocking when a shallow 4.8 magnitude earthquake rocked that region early today.  Just as most people were on their way to work or getting ready the 4.8 magnitude earthquake hit only 3 miles underground.  A fairly shallow earthquake as earthquakes go but not centered over a heavily populated area.  With the epicenter …

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Japan: Magnitude 5.7 – BONIN ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION

Magnitude: 5.7   Date-Time Tuesday, October 04, 2011 at 01:37:27 UTC Tuesday, October 04, 2011 at 11:37:27 AM at epicenter Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones Location 26.767°N, 140.462°E Depth 437.5 km (271.9 miles) Region BONIN ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION Distances 177 km (109 miles) W of Chichi-shima, Bonin Islands, Japan 236 km (146 miles) …

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