Geological Survey

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Japan Earthquake: 7.3 Richter Scale

The Japan Earthquake of Thursday was 7.3 on the Richter Scale. Any doubt that this natural diaster was the largest event of its kind on Earth at the time, should be erased by one look…

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5.9 Earthquake in Virginia felt In Atlanta, Georgia

This is my 15 second Tout report from earlier today: The large scale earthquake of 5.9 on the Richter Scale, and that struck officially “Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at 01:51:04 PM,” according to the US…


Maria Ayerdi Kaplan