Geologists have for the first time seen and documented the Banda Detachment fault in eastern Indonesia and worked out how it formed.
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A strong undersea earthquake hit western Indonesia early Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.
An extensive network of fault lines cut through this region of Mars, including one that slices clean through an ancient 52 km-wide crater.
A strong earthquake rocked eastern Indonesia on Friday, apparently knocking out communications on islands near the epicenter.
A strong earthquake of at least a 7.0 magnitude struck in Russia's Far East on Saturday morning, US and Russian scientists said, sending tremors across the coastal peninsula.
A strong earthquake struck off North Sulawesi province in central Indonesia, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.
A strong earthquake has struck off the coast of eastern Indonesia, but officials say there is no threat of a tsunami.