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Indian Ocean Tsunami Imagery

The imagery below was taken by the DigitalGlobe Quickbird satellite. It shows a portion of the Southwest coast of Sri Lanka, and was taken on Sunday Dec. 26, 2004, at 10:20am local time, slightly less than four hours after the 6:28 a.m. (local Sri Lanka t

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India's last active volcano erupts on

India's last active volcano, in the Andaman and Nicobar islands, has erupted in the aftermath of the huge earthquake that set off tsunamis killing thousands of people, official sources said on Thursday.

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Small earthquake hits Canberra

THE national capital was shaken but not stirred by a small earthquake this afternoon. The tremor measuring 3.0 on the Richter scale hit at about 2pm AEDT with its

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Volcano erupts on Andamans after quake

India's last active volcano, in the Andaman and Nicobar islands, has erupted in the aftermath of the huge earthquake that set off tsunamis killing thousands of people, official sources said on Thursday.

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