Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Re: [californiadisasters] Taking the measure of an earthquake

Yes we have. But the distinction is it referred to the Bay Area, not California in general. You're right that there have been big quakes in other places in CA butt not in the Bay Area. 

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From: "Kate Hutton [californiadisasters]"
Date:08/27/2014 11:53 AM (GMT-08:00)
Subject: Re: [californiadisasters] Taking the measure of an earthquake


We've had three 7's in So CA since then ... Landers, Hector Mine & El Mayor Cucupah.


On Wed, Aug 27, 2014 at 11:52 AM, Kate Hutton <> wrote:
The quote I heard all day Sunday was that the South Napa quake was the largest in the Bay Area since 1989.


On Wed, Aug 27, 2014 at 11:48 AM, Canie [californiadisasters] <> wrote:

did someone forget about the Northridge quake? 1994.. or is southern california a separate state now?

At 07:26 AM 8/27/2014, you wrote:

Sunday night, a magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck a remote part of Peru. Earlier that day a 6.0 shook the vineyards and homes of Napa, Calif., sending over 100 people to the hospital. The California earthquake was the worst to hit that state since 1989, when a massive quake broke the Bay Bridge and killed 63 people.


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