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    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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    1. Esraven 34 months ago | reply

      Beautiful map.
      Can you also make one centered around the atlantic ocean?

    2. belhadad 33 months ago | reply

      On n'y voit ni l'atlantique ni la mediterranée occidentale . Bizarre.

    3. Klamath Collie [deleted] 33 months ago | reply

      Bravo! Well done!!

    4. timjacobsen 33 months ago | reply

      Please can you post a link to the textual data for this, I would like to do some experiments of my own, there is so much useful data to learn about earthquakes from this, Cheers!

    5. JohnNelsonIDV 33 months ago | reply

      timjacobsen, you can find the source links here:

      Also, this image is available as a poster print here:

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