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« on: May 27, 2019, 05:51:12 AM »

There's been a huge clusters of tremors all along the West Coast of the US and now Peru has a huge earthquake. Sending prayers for the people there, don't we have a Disher from there?
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« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2019, 05:08:15 PM »

Oh my poor people over there!
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« Reply #2 on: May 27, 2019, 10:39:26 PM »

Wow! 8.0 is terrifying. Any other reports from Peru yet?

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« Reply #3 on: May 28, 2019, 01:08:49 AM »

Wow! 8.0 is terrifying. Any other reports from Peru yet?



There was nothing on the news tonight, they were too busy covering the survival of that missing hiker from Maui...
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« Reply #4 on: May 28, 2019, 11:56:07 PM »

They report only one fatality & 12 injured so far. Epicenter was obviously in the middle of nowhere (in the middle of a national park, to be precise); given that this was the second strongest earthquake Peru ever had, there seems to be thankfully mostly structural damage (collapsed buildings).
Albeit they had several smaller quakes nearby in the 2 days following the big one.
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« Reply #5 on: May 31, 2019, 09:22:02 AM »

Wow! 8.0 is terrifying. Any other reports from Peru yet?



There was nothing on the news tonight, they were too busy covering the survival of that missing hiker from Maui...


A shady story if you ask me.
Relieved to hear that the earthquake has so far only made a few victims.
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« Reply #6 on: May 31, 2019, 12:45:30 PM »

I know this might sound a bit sad but I have an earthquake app on my phone. Iím really interested in geology and studied earthquakes as part of my teaching post grad degree a few years ago. Nothing regarding a 8.0 in Peru on that date flashed up. Iíve just received a notification regarding an earthquake in the Philippines at 6.1. I have two earthquakes in Peru on 28th measuring 4.6 and 4.7 but nothing on the 26th or 27th. Maybe a magnitude 8 was too intense to measure? Nothing in our UK news either and would have thought something of that magnitude would be reported?
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« Reply #7 on: May 31, 2019, 02:40:31 PM »

They report only one fatality & 12 injured so far. Epicenter was obviously in the middle of nowhere (in the middle of a national park, to be precise); given that this was the second strongest earthquake Peru ever had, there seems to be thankfully mostly structural damage (collapsed buildings).
Albeit they had several smaller quakes nearby in the 2 days following the big one.


Thank goodness that the epicenter was in a remote area of the country.
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« Reply #8 on: May 31, 2019, 08:28:40 PM »

I have bookmarked this page
http://www.gdacs.org
They give pretty good summaries, not only for earthquakes, but every natural disaster.

For the Peru quake, they have the following details
http://www.gdacs.org/repo...=1261726&eventtype=EQ
150,000 people in 100 kms around.

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« Reply #9 on: May 31, 2019, 10:29:59 PM »

I have bookmarked this page
http://www.gdacs.org
They give pretty good summaries, not only for earthquakes, but every natural disaster.

For the Peru quake, they have the following details
http://www.gdacs.org/repo...=1261726&eventtype=EQ
150,000 people in 100 kms around.



Thanks for posting, Kaiserin. Great to have extra resources to track earthquakes.   Star
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« Reply #10 on: June 01, 2019, 05:07:20 AM »

Here's another site that tracks earthquakes worldwide:
https://earthquake.usgs.gov/

It will show earthquakes by continent as well with depth, intensity and tsunami if under water.
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« Reply #11 on: June 01, 2019, 05:37:08 AM »

Quickest to update and easiest site to navigate that I've found:

https://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/world/?view=1
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« Reply #12 on: June 01, 2019, 07:22:59 AM »

The app that I have is called QuakeFeed. It sends me notifications for any earthquake that hits 4.0 or above on The Richter scale. There have been three in Albania in the last hour.

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« Reply #13 on: June 01, 2019, 10:35:30 AM »

There's been a huge clusters of tremors all along the West Coast of the US and now Peru has a huge earthquake. Sending prayers for the people there, don't we have a Disher from there?

Where are the cluster quakes happening? I live in Southern California, we havenít had any quakes in ages.
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