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April 6, 1990 | United Press International
A major earthquake rocked the Northern Mariana Islands this morning, and seismologists pinpointed its epicenter off Anatahan Island, about 230 miles north of Guam. The island was evacuated two days earlier amid mounting fears that its volcano was erupting. Paul Hattori of the U.S. Geological Survey office in Guam said the temblor had a magnitude of 7.4 and placed its epicenter in the Marianas Trench, one of the world's deepest ocean chasms, in the Western Pacific. Gov.
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April 6, 1990 | United Press International
A major earthquake rocked the Northern Mariana Islands this morning, and seismologists pinpointed its epicenter off Anatahan Island, about 230 miles north of Guam. The island was evacuated two days earlier amid mounting fears that its volcano was erupting. Paul Hattori of the U.S. Geological Survey office in Guam said the temblor had a magnitude of 7.4 and placed its epicenter in the Marianas Trench, one of the world's deepest ocean chasms, in the Western Pacific. Gov.
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