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  1. California wine country hit by 4.1 quakeRead the original story

    6 min ago | Reuters

    A 4.1 magnitude earthquake shook wine country north of San Francisco on Thursday night, the U.S. Geological Survey said, recalling a major temblor that rocked the area last summer and caused millions of dollars in damage. The quake was centered about nine miles north of Napa.

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  2. Kent earthquake: Recap updates after magnitude 4.3 tremor shook buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.2 shook windows and caused walls to creak when it struck in the middle of the night in Kent. No injuries or damage to buildings were reported following the tremor four miles south of Ramsgate at 2.52am, Kent Police said.

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  3. Readers send in their 'frightening' accounts of the earthquake...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    A graph from a British Geological Survey monitoring station showing the earthquake measuring magnitude 4.2 which hit Kent overnight. Police and Kent Fire and Rescue Services have not received any reports of structural damage or injuries.

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  4. California wine country hit by 4.1 quakeRead the original story

    34 min ago | WHTC

    A 4.1 magnitude earthquake shook wine country north of San Francisco on Thursday night, the U.S. Geological Survey said, recalling a major temblor that rocked the area last summer and caused millions of dollars in damage. The quake was centered about nine miles north of Napa.

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  5. HOMES in Southend shook as an earthquake in the estuary affected the town.Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Halstead Gazette

    The tremor hit at about 2.50am this morning in Ramsgate, Kent, but it could be felt across the water in Southend. A spokesman said: "A few reports have been received from the Faversham, Chatham, Basildon and Southend-on-Sea areas.

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  6. A seismicity map shows the epicentre of the Kent quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Somerset County Gazette

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.2 shook windows and caused walls to creak when it struck in the middle of the night in Kent. No injuries or damage to buildings were reported following the tremor four miles south of Ramsgate at 2.52am, Kent Police said.

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  7. Credit: British Geological Survey (BGS) - Felt locations mapRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Halstead Gazette

    Police say there have been no injuries or damage to buildings following the quake, near Sandwich - about 60km from Clacton. Seismologists at the British Geological Survey confirmed the tremor, tweeting: "Prelim data now online ... 4.2 magnitude earthquake nr Sandwich, Kent."

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  8. Magnitude 4.2 earthquake rattles south England coastRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Independent.ie

    British Geological Survey seismicity map of the epicentre of the earthquake measuring magnitude 4.2 which hit Kent overnight Police say there have been no injuries or damage to buildings after a magnitude 4.2 earthquake was felt in parts of Kent. A graph from a British Geological Survey monitoring station showing the earthquake measuring magnitude 4.2 which hit Kent overnight A spokesman said: "It has now been confirmed parts of East Kent has been affected by an earthquake measuring just 4.3 on the Richter scale .

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  9. Great Britian hit by EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | I4U Future Technology News

    Great Britain woke up in the early morning hours to an earthquake of magnitude 4.2 today hitting the coast of Kent. The earthquake has been felt throughout Kent with the epicenter near Ramsgate.

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  10. Kent earthquake felt as far away as EllastoneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Uttoxeter Advertiser

    A magnitude 4.2 earthquake which shook houses across south-east England early this morning was felt as far away as Ellastone. People in the east of Kent were hit by tremors just before 3am today, with the epicentre located two miles west of Ramsgate.

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  11. Explore National Parks Through Maps Out Of HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | National Parks Traveler

    Maps unlock the world in front of us...even if we're not standing right in front of the landscape contained on the map we're gazing at. They allow us to wander through the landscape, cross mountains, ford rivers and streams, and envision campsites in the backcountry.

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  12. Dad bitten by HIV sufferer left 'scared to hug his...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Stefan Pickles, 50, was bitten on the back by HIV sufferer Bradford Steer in an unprovoked attack at a music festival in mid Wales A dad says he has been left scared to hug his wife and children after being bitten by an HIV sufferer in an unprovoked attack at a music festival. Stefan Pickles, 50, was subjected to a frenzied attack by HIV sufferer Bradford Steer at a festival in Hay on Wye, mid Wales.

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  13. 3.3 earthquake strikes near Paso RoblesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Friday morning 24 miles from Paso Robles, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:41 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 2.5 miles.

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  14. Kent earthquake measuring 4.3 magnitude sends patio chairs scatteringRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies An earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale has hit Kent - causing widespread mild peril and sending patio chairs scattering.

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  15. A river runs through lessons in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | District Administration

    ... of NatureBridge. After the students collect data from one part of the Elwha, the teacher gives lessons about geology, how the river changes over time and other pertinent science topics, Then the class moves on to another section of the river. It ...

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  16. Did you feel it? Earthquake in Kent felt across East AngliaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Evening News

    Image issued by the British Geological Survey of a graphic showing where an earthquake struck in Sandwich, Kent. Photo: British Geological Survey Tremors from an earthquake in Kent were felt as far away as Cromer in the early hours of this morning.

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  17. Turkmenistan announces gas reserve volumesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Trend

    Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, May 22 By Huseyn Hasanov Trend: Thanks to the Turkmen geologists' discovery of gas fields that are unique for their reserves, the country's potential hydrocarbon resources today stand at 71.2 billion metric tons of oil equivalent, of which 53 billion metric tons account for the onshore, and 18.2 billion metric tons for the offshore areas, said Mukhammetnur Khalylov, the country's oil and gas industry and mineral resources minister. He made the remarks at a gas congress held in Avaza, Turkmenistan.

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  18. Earthquake hits UK coastRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    If he'd won the seat in South Thanet, today's news might make us think he wields some kind of magical power. The tremor, which was recorded at a depth of 9.5 miles, struck west of Ramsgate in Thanet, at around 3am.

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  19. Kent earthquake: Twitter users make light of 'devastation'...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Residents have taken to Twitter to make light of today's earthquake, with some posting 'we will rebuild' with a picture of an upturned wheelie bin. There were no reported injuries or damage to buildings from the magnitude 4.3 tremor which struck near Sandwich in Kent in the early hours of the morning.

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  20. Exprodat and Esri Partner for EAGE ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Exprodat, the oil and gas ArcGIS platform specialist, will once again partner with Esri Inc. and share a stand at the forthcoming European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers Conference which will be held in Madrid between 1st and 4th June 2015. Exprodat, the oil and gas ArcGIS platform specialist, will once again partner with Esri Inc. and share a stand at the forthcoming European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers Conference which will be held in Madrid between 1st and 4th June 2015.

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