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    Leighton Buzzard hit by third earthquake in two weeks

    image copyrightAlamy image captionThe small town of Leighton Buzzard has experienced three earthquakes within two weeks An earthquake has been felt in Leighton Buzzard for the third time in two weeks. People wrote on social media they had felt their houses “jolting and shaking” at about 08:30 BST. The British Geological Survey (BGS) confirmed the 3.0-magnitude tremor happened about three…

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    Pair Of Quakes Hit Baja California, Shaking Felt In San Diego County

    Credit: USGS Above: The epicenter of an earthquake in Baja California is shown in this map from the U.S. Geological Service, August 17, 2020. A pair of earthquakes struck Monday morning in Baja California and were felt as far north as Fallbrook, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The epicenter of the first earthquake, a magnitude 5.1 temblor at 8:30 a.m.,…

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    Tsunami Warning Canceled After Alaska Hit With 7.8 Magnitude Earthquake

    TOPLINE  A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Alaska late Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but a tsunami warning in place from the U.S. National Tsunami Warning centre was later canceled. KEY FACTS The earthquake hit 65 miles off the coast of Perryville just after 11pm PST, at a depth of 17 miles, according to the U.S.…

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    Mizoram seeks Centre’s help as series of earthquakes hit State

    The Mizoram government on Friday asked the Centre to extend assistance and send seismologists or geo-physicists to the State to study and assess the ground situation following a series of earthquakes that hit several parts of the state. In a letter addressed to union minister of mines Pralhad Joshi, chief minister Zoramthanga said Champhai district in the eastern part of…

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    Mizoram hit by 8 earthquakes since June 18: CM urges Centre to facilitate study of ‘ground situation’ by seismologists

    Aftershocks were recorded in the area on more than fifty occasions, he said, adding that the tremors have caused damage to several houses, community halls and religious places. The Mizoram government on Friday urged the Centre to extend assistance and send seismologists to the state to study the “ground situation” as a series of earthquakes have hit parts of the…

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  • Earthquake rattles western NC after 2 hit Georgia: geologists

    A 2.4-magnitude earthquake shook north of Asheville in western North Carolina around 11 a.m. Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reports. The quake was 1.6 miles deep and hit Spruce Pine near Pisgah National Forest at 11:07 a.m. — about seven hours after a 2.4-magnitude tremor rattled west of McCaysville, Georgia, a city on the North Carolina border, McClatchy News reported.…

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    Drill core from Casino porphyry copper gold mine project Yukon Territory Canada

    Junior could hit big jackpot at Casino

    Exploration gamble may boost prospectivity of Yukon project North of 60 Mining News – June 26, 2020 Like working a giant jigsaw puzzle, Western Copper and Gold Corp. has gradually pieced together components of the Casino Mine project in Yukon Territory, hoping to usher the project into production within the next few years. For 14 years, the industrious junior has…

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    Chinas Xinjiang Hit By 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake – US Geological Survey

    Fahad Shabbir (@FahadShabbir) 35 minutes ago Fri 26th June 2020 | 03:40 AM MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik – 26th June, 2020) China‘s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region was hit on Friday by a 6.4 magnitude earthquake, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. The tremor was recorded at 5:05 a.m. local time (21:05 GMT on Thursday) 279 kilometers (over 173 miles)…

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    The dinosaur killing asteroid hit the Earth at the most devastating possible angle

    There are bad days, and then there are really bad days. 65 million years ago, life on Earth – especially if you were a dinosaur – experienced the worst possible bad day, as a giant meteor came crashing down to the surface of our planet, unleashing an inferno followed by decades of nuclear winter. And the worst part? It didn’t…

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    The asteroid that killed dinosaurs hit at worst possible angle, study finds

    Sulfur, and thanks for all the fish Dinosaurs are extinct today because they lacked opposable thumbs and the brainpower to build a space program. ― Neil deGrasse Tyson Geological examination of the Chicxulub Crater lent further evidence to findings made using the computer simulation. Central to this evidence was examination of a ring of mountains found inside the crater rim and…

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