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Earthquakes since 1898

With a heaping pile of data from and the USGS, every recorded earthquake with a magnitude of 4 or higher was spattered onto this map. The satellite imagery was sourced from an August composite via NASA’s Visible Earth. So, does filming LOTR cause earthquakes or do earthquakes cause the filming of LOTR?

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Taken on June 25, 2012