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Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Nov 19th, 2017, 5:37 pm

GordonH wrote:This region is having a very rough time of it.
https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes ... at00ozosgj


So 44 quakes in last 7 days ranging from 4.4 to 7.0
https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes ... %3Anull%7D
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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby Queen K » Nov 19th, 2017, 5:40 pm

Years ago my ex had work in New Caledonia. He said it was a strange place where one side of the island was lush and the other side was desert like. Having said that, the number of earthquakes there is worrisome.
Our saddest days are when we add up our losses, and losses seem to be our saddest when we lose our best. Proud to be a "Leaf-licker" and I know who else is too. **smiles**
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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Nov 20th, 2017, 12:36 pm

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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Nov 27th, 2017, 3:58 pm

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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Nov 30th, 2017, 12:15 am

https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes ... us1000bj7t

Added later:
A large enough quake at the right spot along mid Atlantic tectonic plate has the potential for massive destruction.
Scroll down in link below to the Canary Islands and read about a fissure. (please remember this is only a potential disaster....okay)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Megatsunami
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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Nov 30th, 2017, 7:55 pm

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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Dec 7th, 2017, 5:49 pm

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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Dec 7th, 2017, 7:35 pm

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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Dec 12th, 2017, 3:37 pm

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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Dec 13th, 2017, 2:49 pm

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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Dec 15th, 2017, 1:08 pm

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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby Frisk » Jan 9th, 2018, 8:06 pm

Big quake just off the east coast of Honduras in the caribbean sea. Looks like it's a 7.8.
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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby Frisk » Jan 9th, 2018, 8:15 pm

Bumped down a bit to 7.6
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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Jan 9th, 2018, 8:35 pm

Frisk wrote:Bumped down a bit to 7.6

https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes ... us1000c2zy
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Re: Earthquakes worldwide 6.0 or greater

Postby GordonH » Jan 11th, 2018, 11:56 am

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