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Originally posted by kdog1982
Hey,muzzy was it similar to this?
Originally posted by RalagaNarHallas
i got a friend in Kaanapal should i be advising her to head inland she says shes on the 7th floor but i have no way of figuring out if she needs too or not and whats the estimated wave hight supposed to be as she said the waves are suposed to hit at 1030 but didnt say how high they would be
emsc,2012-10-28 03:04:10, 52.775, -131.926, 7.7 Mw, 17.0, Queen Charlotte Isls. Region
usgs,2012-10-28 03:04:10, 52.769, -131.927, 7.7 Mi, 17.5, Queen Charlotte Isls. Canada Region
gfzp,2012-10-28 03:04:09, 52.590, -132.190, 7.7 M, 16.0, Queen Charlotte Isls. Region
nrcan,2012-10-28 03:04:06, 52.560, -132.290, 7.1 Mw, 20.0, 83 Km Sw Of Sandspit Bc
The shaking was so severe on the Haida Gwaii that cows were knocked off their feet, and a geologist with the Geological Survey of Canada working on the north end of Graham Island could not stand up.
Originally posted by Olivine
Here is a link to the IRIS back projections page for the Mag 7.7 in British Columbia.
It shows four different models of the rupture, from seismos in North America, Europe, Australia, and global.
(The animation requires Quicktime)
Wanted to add that the San Fernando area of Los Angeles had a Mag 3.9 half an hour ago, already reported felt by over 1300 people. If you zoom in on this USGS map, it doesn't look like it occurred on a known fault.edit on 10/28/2012 by Olivine because: add info