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Old 08-26-2012, 03:04 PM
 
Location: Texas
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What's up ?

Several 4 and 5 mag earthquakes in Southern California today and a swarm of smaller ones.



2012-08-26 19:30:54 (Ml 5.3) SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

2012-08-26 19:20:04 (Ml 4.4) SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

2012-08-26 19:16:11 (Ml 4.0) SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA


10-degree Map Centered at 30°N,115°W

Earthquake List for 10-degree Map Centered at 30°N, 115°W



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Old 08-26-2012, 03:06 PM
 
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Oops.... just had another one... the biggest yet... 5.4 mag.


Magnitude 5.4 - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA



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Old 08-26-2012, 03:08 PM
 
Location: Minnysoda
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The need a 10 pointer down.... clean the sewer out!!!!
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Old 08-26-2012, 03:11 PM
 
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Odd... USGS doesn't show San Diego on this southern California map ?

10-degree Map Centered at 30°N,120°W



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Old 08-26-2012, 03:28 PM
 
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Besides the 5.4, there has been another 4.3 and a whole swarm of new 2 and 3 mag eqs since I posted this topic.


Earthquake List for 10-degree Map Centered at 30°N, 115°W


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Old 08-26-2012, 03:35 PM
 
Location: Palo Alto
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Yeah, but they are dry quakes.
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Old 08-26-2012, 03:38 PM
 
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"... scientists aren't yet sure what fault the quake cluster was on but they are near the 800-mile San Andreas Fault. "


A series of earthquakes rattles San Diego area - San Jose Mercury News


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Old 08-26-2012, 03:42 PM
 
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Plate shift happens.
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Old 08-26-2012, 04:13 PM
 
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I don't know what's up, OP - prolly just warming up for The Rapture, no?
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Old 08-26-2012, 04:14 PM
 
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There was a big quake on Easter in 2010 that was south of that cluster. I think that's the same fault as that one?

Edited to add: They said we could get aftershocks for years.

Last edited by Tatooine; 08-26-2012 at 04:17 PM.. Reason: Added a sentence.
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