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Earthquakes in 2018

A deep-focus earthquake of magnitude 8.2 (the strongest recorded in 2018) strikes the South Pacific Ocean near Fiji. No threat of tsunami is immediately detected.

PORTLAND, Ore.A strong earthquake hit the Fiji Islands on Saturday afternoon, and officials said they do not expect a tsunami to hit the west coast of North America or Hawaii.The U.S. Geological Survey reported the 8.2 magnitude quake deep in the Pacific O

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8.2 quake reported near Fiji, no tsunami threat expected for west coast or Hawaii

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  1. A deep-focus earthquake of magnitude 8.2 (the strongest recorded in 2018) strikes the South Pacific Ocean near Fiji. No threat of tsunami is immediately detected.
  2. A deep-focus earthquake of magnitude 8.2 (the strongest recorded in 2018) strikes the South Pacific Ocean near Fiji. No threat of tsunami is immediately detected.

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