Within the past 24 hours, the Pacific “Ring of Fire” – the region of the world where 90% of the world’s earthquakes occur and 75% of the world’s volcanoes are located – has been hammered with earthquakes:

8.6 in Indonesia
7.0 in Mexico (in the state of Michoacan)
6.9 in Mexico (in the Gulf of California)
5.9 off of the Oregon Coast
5.6 near Fukushima, Japan *

Earthquakes Hammer the “Ring of Fire” - Washington's Blog

Latest Earthquakes in the World - Past 7 days