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Re: BC Earthquakes

Postby GordonH » Jun 19th, 2017, 12:23 pm

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Re: BC Earthquakes

Postby GordonH » Oct 11th, 2017, 12:08 pm

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Re: BC Earthquakes

Postby GordonH » Nov 28th, 2017, 11:35 am

Small quake relatively deep at just over 24Km
https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes ... #executive

Added: those who want to check out quakes in & around BC in past 30 days, there is link on my OP. You can alter the size, by playing around with the settings. i.e the size, location, etc... etc

Added later: circle dots are quakes & diamond dots are explosions
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Re: BC Earthquakes

Postby Cactusflower » Nov 28th, 2017, 2:31 pm

OMG.......what is that dastardly NDP up to now? :biggrin:
Seriously though, when I lived in the southwest desert, not far from the San Andreas fault, we used to feel those little tremors regularly. People down there pay no attention to them......until a big one hits, like the Northridge one in LA. That one shook me out of a sound sleep at about 5 a.m., and we lived almost 200 kms from it. Sure hope B.C. doesn't experience one like that any time soon.

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Re: BC Earthquakes

Postby Queen K » Nov 28th, 2017, 3:53 pm

I've never experienced an earthquake, and don't really want to darn it.
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Re: BC Earthquakes

Postby alanjh595 » Nov 28th, 2017, 3:58 pm

Queen K wrote:I've never experienced an earthquake, and don't really want to darn it.


I did, it was exciting. I don't think I want a repeat though.
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Re: BC Earthquakes

Postby GordonH » Nov 28th, 2017, 4:32 pm

Queen K wrote:I've never experienced an earthquake, and don't really want to darn it.


Actually if Universal Studios Florida still has the earthquake ride you could experience momentary quake (be it fake).

Added later: of course I doubt it's terribly realistic lol
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Re: BC Earthquakes

Postby Cactusflower » Nov 28th, 2017, 5:05 pm

^^We used to call those little CA earthquakes "Aerobic Surprise".
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Re: BC Earthquakes

Postby alanjh595 » Nov 28th, 2017, 5:15 pm

Cactusflower wrote:^^We used to call those little CA earthquakes "Aerobic Surprise".


Yeah, just enough for you to gasp an extra inhalation. We in BC do that just as we jump off the something solid and just before we hit the water.
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Re: BC Earthquakes

Postby GordonH » Jan 14th, 2018, 9:35 pm

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