Recent Earthquake Teachable Moments

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August 19, 2016 (07:22:32 UTC)

Quake Location

Magnitude 7.4 South Georgia Island Region

A magnitude 7.4 earthquake occurred in the South Georgia Island Region.  South Georgia Island is a British territory in the South Atlantic Ocean that lies about 800 miles east of the Falkland Islands.  It is a remote and inhospitable island.

Teachable Moment Presentation

10 slide Powerpoint presentation (zipped ppt/animation 7.76 MB / pdf 958 kB)

En Español

Presentación en Español (zipped ppt 7.76 MB / pdf 963 kB)

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