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3 hrs ago | NBC12

Louisa school leaders look forward to future on earthquake anniversary

Saturday marks three years since the Louisa earthquake. It caused a lot of damage; particularly to two schools in the area, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School and Louisa County High School.

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4 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Third Anniversary Of Louisa Earthquake Saturday

The third anniversary of the Louisa County earthquake. It's Saturday, and officials will be looking back on the recovery effort since 2011 and looking ahead to the future and the opening of a new Louisa County High School.

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5 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded Near Cherokee

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, this earthquake was recorded at 2:23 p.m. Its epicenter was located eight miles northeast of Cherokee and 35 miles north, northwest of Enid.

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10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Quake 'not as strong as estimated'

The Council for Geoscience says the earthquake that hit South Africa on Friday morning measured 3.8 on the Richter scale, and not 4.6 as estimated by the US Geological Survey .

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14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Iceland's Bardarbunga rocked by strongest earthquake yet... as...

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18 hrs ago | Iceland Review

Biggest Earthquake to Hit B r arbunga Yet

A 4.7 magnitude earthquake hit 4 km southeast of Bar arbunga volcano in Vatnajokull glacier, southeast Iceland, shortly after midnight last night.

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19 hrs ago | WHAS11

Quake hits northern Greece; no damage, injuries

Seismologists say an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.1 has struck the northern Greek region of Halkidiki, rattling the area but causing no damage or injuries.

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20 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

5.1 Earthquake Hits Greek Chalkidiki Peninsula

A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 on the Richter scale was registered in the southern part of the Greek Kassandra peninsula, Chalkidiki at 8.29 am EEST.

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20 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

Earthquake experts keeping a close eye on Northwest Nevada swarm

In the past month, there have been dozens of earthquakes near the California and Oregon borders.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Payvand News of Iran

Iranian quake victims demand help from visiting minister

Victims of the recent earthquake in the Mormori region of Ilam Province protested during the visit of the Minister of Roads and Urban Development and demanded the provision of aid and resources needed to overcome their ordeal.

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Stars and Stripes

US Army-Bangladesh exercise hones earthquake disaster response

Col. Mohammad Tawhid-Ul-Islam of the Bangladesh Armed Forces Division delivers a presentation on the Dhaka City Earthquake Contingency Response Plan on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, the opening day of the Pacific Resilience Disaster Relief Exercise and Exchange in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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ABC News

Watching for catastrophic seismic waves at the Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre

A wall of bright blue computer screens at the Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre provides a vivid demonstration of the shaky ground we stand on and the way in which the earth can move in highly unpredictable ways.

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NorCalBlogs

Bar arbunga volcano getting ready to blow? 1000 Earthquakes felt as ...

Around 1.000 small earthquakes were detected in the BA rA arbunga region from midnight until Tuesday evening 19th August at 20:00.

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KXAN-TV Austin

A 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck China's Yunnan Province Thursday.

A 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck China's Yunnan Province Thursday. The earthquake happened around noon local time and sent neighbors running out into the streets.

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The Times of India

Earthquake hits Himachal Pradesh, tremors felt in Delhi

NEW DELHI: Tremors were felt here on Thursday afternoon after a moderate earthquake hit Himachal Pradesh, an official said.

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Los Angeles Times

Earthquake: 4.1 quake strikes near Ridgemark, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 4.1 earthquake was reported Wednesday evening 21 miles from Ridgemark, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

CNN

Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano rumbles, could threaten air travel

In 2010, an Icelandic volcano with an unpronounceable name spewed an ash cloud into the skies that disrupted travel for millions of passengers and cost airlines a small fortune.

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Gawker

Earthquake Threat in Yellowstone Region Bigger Than First Thought

In a new report that's sure to eventually set your Facebook feed all aflutter with fresh volcanically-charged paranoia, scientists say that the risk for damaging earthquakes in the Yellowstone region is greater than originally thought.

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Iceland Review

What Does an Earthquake Sound Like?

What do earthquakes and music have in common? A lot, says musician HalldA3r EldjA rn.

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ThinkProgress

Oklahoma Gets Hit With 20 Earthquakes In One Day

In this Nov, 6, 2011 photo, Chad Devereaux examines bricks that fell from three sides of his in-laws home in Sparks, Okla., following two earthquakes that hit the area in less than 24 hours.

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