Samoa Islands

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Rugby Football - Forms of Rugby
... The first club to play rugby outside the British Islands ... Pacific Tri-Nations between Tonga, Fiji and Samoa ... Fiji, Tonga, South Africa and Western Samoa join the established nations in a successful tournament, whilst Ireland, Scotland, the USA, Russia, the Cook Islands, Moldova and Morocco all compete in ...
Samoan Islands - Geology
... A possible model for the formation of the volcanic Samoa island chain is explained by the Samoa hotspot situated at the east end of the Samoa Islands ... In theory, the Samoa hotspot is a result of the Pacific Tectonic Plate moving over a 'fixed' deep and narrow mantle plume spewing up through the Earth's crust ... The Samoa islands generally lie in a straight line, east to west, in the same direction the Plate is moving ...
Savai'i - Geography - Geology
... The island is formed by a massive basaltic shield volcano which rises from the seafloor of the western Pacific Ocean ... A possible model for the formation of the volcanic Samoa island chain is explained by the Samoa hotspot situated at the east end of the Samoa Islands ... In theory, the Samoa hotspot is a result of the Pacific Tectonic Plate moving over a 'fixed' deep and narrow mantle plume spewing up through the Earth's crust ...

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