Tag Archive | Earthquakes

B.C.’s slow earthquakes fuelled by fluid

If you live in Victoria or Nanaimo in B.C., you experience the equivalent of a magnitude-7 earthquake every 14 months – it just happens so slowly that you don’t notice it. ………..
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http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/b-c-s-slow-earthquakes-fuelled-by-fluid-1.2679669

Rare Earthquake Warning Issued for Oklahoma

“Mile for mile, there are almost as many earthquakes rattling Oklahoma as California this year. This major increase in seismic shaking led to a rare earthquake warning today (May 5) from the U.S. Geological Survey and the Oklahoma Geological Survey.” ……….
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http://www.livescience.com/45361-oklahoma-earthquake-risk-rising.html

Nicaragua on maximum alert after series of earthquakes

“The authorities in Nicaragua have put the entire country on an “extreme red alert”, the highest possible, after the country was hit by a series of tremors.” ………..
To read the full article go to
http://www.sott.net/article/277468-Nicaragua-on-maximum-alert-after-series-of-earthquakes