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Ecuador Earthquake

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Amy Nunnery

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Ecuador Earthquake
Ecuador Earthquake
1906 January 31 at 3:35 pm
occurred off the coast of Ecuador
it is number 7 on the Richter Scale
The earthquake off the coast of Ecuador and Colombia generated a strong tsunami that killed 500 to 1500 people. It was observed all along the coast of Central America and as far north as San Francisco and west to Japan.
The earthquake had a magnitude of 8.8
Earthquake video
Tsunami video
plate boundary's
The earthquake occurred along the boundary between the Nazca Plate and the South American Plate. The earthquake is likely to be a result of thrust-faulting, caused by the subduction of the Nazca plate beneath the South American plate.
latitude and longitude
latitude: 1.0°N
longitude: 81.5°W
works cited
1) http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eqarchives/year/mag8/magnitude8_1900_date.php

2) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1906_Ecuador-Colombia_earthquake

3) Bing
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