5/02/2015 — Rare MISSISSIPPI back to back 3.0M+ Earthquakes strike Gulf Coast

Today is a day where the signs of major earthquake unrest are UNDENIABLE.

Two very rare BACK TO BACK 3.2 + 3.0 magnitude earthquakes have now struck South Central Mississippi on top of the other odd activity today.

mississippi earthquake may 2 2015 3.2 magnitude

This magnitude 3.2 follows an even more rare magnitude 4.2 which struck Michigan just a few hours prior.

There have been a flurry of earthquakes along the WHOLE of the Eastern portion of the North American Craton over the past 24 hours (up to 820pm CDT May 2 2015).

A 2.9M along the New Madrid, also a 2.7M in South Quebec Canada accompanied a large rare 4.2M earthquake in Michigan.

24 hours of earthquake north american craton may 2 2015

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See the earthquake forecast for the region here from yesterday May 1, 2015:

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M3.2 – 6km SW of Canton, Mississippi

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us20002ax0#scientific_origin:us_us20002ax0

Magnitude / uncertainty 3.2 mb_lg± 0.0
Location / uncertainty 32.565°N 90.076°W± 4.4 km
Depth / uncertainty 5.0 km± 2.0
Origin Time 2015-05-03 00:39:23.520 UTC
Number of Stations
Number of Phases 33
Minimum Distance 56.66 km (0.51°)
Travel Time Residual 0.50 sec
Azimuthal Gap 51°
FE Region Mississippi (505)

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M3.0 – 8km SW of Canton, Mississippi

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us20002ax8#general_summary

Magnitude / uncertainty 3.0 mb_lg± 0.0
Location / uncertainty 32.568°N 90.106°W± 3.7 km
Depth / uncertainty 5.0 km± 2.0
Origin Time 2015-05-03 01:08:35.030 UTC
Number of Stations
Number of Phases 39
Minimum Distance 54.77 km (0.49°)
Travel Time Residual 0.51 sec
Azimuthal Gap 51°
FE Region Mississippi (505)

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7 thoughts on “5/02/2015 — Rare MISSISSIPPI back to back 3.0M+ Earthquakes strike Gulf Coast

  1. Tiny quake NW TN and this MS quake with the Mich quake felt in chicago area – all near the New Madrid zone are worth paying attention to.
    I have watched quakes since 1967

    I have an eye on the plumes mid-Oregon too

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