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Old 06-16-2005, 10:15 AM   #1
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Sierra, heard about the big quake in No. CA & evacuation (re Tsunami). Thought of you & hope you & yours are okay.

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Old 06-16-2005, 10:18 AM   #2
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Ditto from me. Take care Sierra!
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Old 06-16-2005, 10:28 AM   #3
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WHAT , WHAT???
Going to cnn.com

I'll find out what ya'll are talking about.
In the mean time, Sierra, I hope you are okay. Talk to us and let us know.
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Old 06-16-2005, 10:29 AM   #4
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yes please let us know.
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Old 06-16-2005, 10:32 AM   #5
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Thinking about you SC! Hope all is well!
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Old 06-16-2005, 04:12 PM   #6
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Sierra, Saw something on the news last night about it not being bad I sure hope so... Check in when you can we are thinking of you.
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Old 06-16-2005, 04:15 PM   #7
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I just saw that there was another earthquake in CA. This time it was Southern CA. I hope all of our friends are safe and sound!
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Old 06-16-2005, 04:25 PM   #8
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Sierra is closer to Reno Navada..quite a long ways from the Coast. It was close to the Oregon/Ca border. We are both in North...Central Ca. she is north east of me, here in Sacramento.

The quake is about 5 or 6 hours north of here.
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Thanks for the info Dove!
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Old 06-16-2005, 11:34 PM   #11
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Thanks for the concern, mish. I did not feel a thing being so far from the coast. When the Cape Mendocino/Ferndale earthquake hit in the Spring of '92 I was living in Arcata, CA. That earthquake measured 7.2 on the reichter scale. The two major aftershocks were in the high 6.0s.

Here is some information on yesterday's earthquake.



Magnitude 7.2 - OFF THE COAST OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
2005 June 15 02:50:54 UTC


Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
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A major earthquake occurred at 02:50:54 (UTC) on Wednesday, June 15, 2005. The magnitude 7.2 event has been located OFF THE COAST OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA. (This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.)




Magnitude7.2Date-TimeWednesday, June 15, 2005 at 02:50:54 (UTC)
= Coordinated Universal Time
Tuesday, June 14, 2005 at 6:50:54 PM
= local time at epicenter

Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones Location41.328N, 125.868WDepth10 km (6.2 miles) set by location programRegionOFF THE COAST OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIADistances147 km (91 miles) WSW (252) from Crescent City, CA
147 km (92 miles) WNW (282) from Trinidad, CA
150 km (93 miles) WSW (252) from Bertsch-Oceanview, CA
485 km (302 miles) NW (311) from Sacramento, CA
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 5.2 km (3.2 miles); depth fixed by location programParametersNst=190, Nph=190, Dmin=165.7 km, Rmss=1.42 sec, Gp= 32,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=7
SourceUSGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusziae








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Old 06-17-2005, 01:08 PM   #12
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So glad you're okay, Sierra.

Don't think I'll ever forget the Northridge quake & the devastation. This has been one heck of a week.
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