Desert, Salt & Volcanoes Experience one of the geologically most active areas on the planet: the Danakil desert in northern Ethiopia. Watch Erta Ale's lava lake and the surreal colorful world of salt, geysers and springs at Dallol!
Top 20 quakes in 2016 Several magnitude 7 quakes occurred in 2016 (but none above M8): Papua New Guinea, NZ, Ecuador, Solomon Islands, Sumatra, Chile, Alaska and others - nearly all major earthquakes were located near active subduction zones. See the top 20 list of largest quakes in 2016 with this map.
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