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Magnitude 6.9 quake hits off California coast

Mar 10, 2014 - 1:51 PM

2ND UPDATE The USGS said there was a 90 probability of an aftershock of magnitude 5 or more and up to 300 small aftershocks over the next 7 days

CALIFORNIA EARTHQUAKE. The magnitude 6.9 earthquake happened some 77 kilometers west-northwest of Ferndale, California. Screen shot from USGS website

5 dead as 8.0 quake off Solomons sparks Pacific tsunami

Feb 06, 2013 - 2:59 PM

2nd UPDATE We can report five dead and three injured One of the dead was a male child three were elderly women and one an elderly man

Magnitude 8.0 quake strikes Solomons, sparks Pacific tsunami

Feb 06, 2013 - 9:43 AM

3rd UPDATE A major magnitude 8 0 earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific Ocean and a tsunami warning was issued for South Pacific islands