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Special Event Archive

"Special events" are events considered to be of interest to the research community. These pages serve to collect and share preliminary research results.

We welcome any additional contributions that might be of interest to the research community. Please add comments at the base of each special event page with links and attribution. Important Note: Comments are moderated and new comments will be automatically disabled after a period of time.

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April 25, 2015 M7.8 earthquake in Nepal

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Tohoku, Japan earthquake

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A magnitude 9.0 earthquake has occurred near the east coast of Honshu, Japan, as a result of thrust faulting on or near the subduction zone interface plate boundary between the Pacific and North American plates. This page collects many disparate data visualizations from across the websphere.

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