Category: "Seismic Waves"
Last Saturday's magnitude 5.6 earthquake in Oklahoma not only shook the Boone Pickens Stadium at Oklahoma State, where the home team, the Cowboys, had just beaten the Kansas State Wildcats 52 to 45. This largest quake in the Sooner State's history shook… more »
Late Saturday night, Oklahoma, a state more known for its destructive tornadoes than for earthquakes, was shaken by the strongest temblor in its history. An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.6 struck near the town of Prague in Lincoln County, about 40… more »
Seismic hazard map of Eastern Turkey (Source: USGS/NEIC) Looking at the world's seismic hazard map, the area around Lake Van in the border region between Turkey, Iran and Iraq is marked in a suspiciously dark brown color: It indicates that… more »
Community Internet Intensity Map for October 20 M4.0 Berkeley earthquake Click to view larger image. It was early Thursday afternoon, at 2:41 pm to be exact, when the Earth shook under Berkeley. Nothing was damaged, but the jolt was widely… more »