5/23/2013 — Global Earthquake Overview — Unrest / Uptick showing

watch the video report here – mention watching California at about the 6min 30sec mark :

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UPDATE 1055pm CST :

A few hours after recording the above video, a 5.9M earthquake struck North central California.  SURFACE QUAKE .. 0.0km deep

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/nc71996906#summary

5.9M earthquake california

Notice the earthquake in California is very close to a known volcano .. Lassen Volcanic Complex .. just 30 miles away.

volcanic california

Event Time

  1. 2013-05-24 03:47:07 UTC
  2. 2013-05-23 20:47:07 UTC-07:00 at epicenter
  3. 2013-05-23 22:47:07 UTC-05:00 system time

Location

40.190°N 121.064°W depth=0.0km (0.0mi)

Nearby Cities

  1. 11km (7mi) WNW of Greenville, California
  2. 43km (27mi) SW of Susanville, California
  3. 60km (37mi) NE of Magalia, California
  4. 67km (42mi) NE of Paradise, California
  5. 159km (99mi) NW of Carson City, Nevada

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Overall, we’ve seen seven 6.0M+ earthquakes in the past 7 days (up to May 23, 2013).  Normal count, according to the USGS, is approximately 3 per week.

6.0m earthquakes may 23 2013

Use the links here to monitor earthquakes nationally, and internationally:

https://sincedutch.wordpress.com/2011/11/30/11302011-list-of-earthquake-links-for-global-monitoring/

monitor volcanoes here:

https://sincedutch.wordpress.com/2012/01/02/112012-all-the-volcano-webcams-of-the-world/

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