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Earthquake History for November 29th
From Significant Earthquakes of the World 1998.
From Significant Earthquakes of the World 1978, and and Earthquake Information Bulletin, Volume 11, Number 3.
- Largest Earthquakes in the United States.
This earthquake struck Hawaii on the morning of November 29, killing two people, injuring several, and inflicting property damage estimated at $4.1 million in Hawaii (including damage caused by the tsunami). It was accompanied by a damaging tsunami, massive ground movements, hundreds of aftershocks, and a brief, small-volume volcanic eruption. The earthquake was felt throughout Hawaii Island, and on Lanai, Molokai, and Oahu.
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