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Earthquake California 2009

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#1 Shalamar

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Posted 17 May 2009 - 10:47 PM

I am on msn chat with a friend out there and he has just gone under his desk due to a quake.

Lil, Cait, every one California, are you all okay?

I just picked this up from the USGS...

5.0
Date-Time Monday, May 18, 2009 at 03:39:36 UTC
Sunday, May 17, 2009 at 08:39:36 PM at epicenter

Location 33.940N, 118.338W
Depth 13.5 km (8.4 miles)
Region GREATER LOS ANGELES AREA, CALIFORNIA
Distances 2 km (1 miles) E (91) from Lennox, CA
2 km (1 miles) SSE (159) from Inglewood, CA
3 km (2 miles) NNE (22) from Hawthorne, CA
15 km (10 miles) SSW (213) from Los Angeles Civic Center, CA

Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.4 km (0.2 miles); depth +/- 0.9 km (0.6 miles)
Parameters Nph=139, Dmin=7 km, Rmss=0.42 sec, Gp= 40,
M-type=local magnitude (ML), Version=2
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#2 Nonny

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Posted 17 May 2009 - 11:09 PM

I'm fine, but I have a few friends I'd better call.  Later!
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#3 Cait

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 03:43 AM

I was out to dinner with a friend.  I felt it, but no one in the restaurant seemed to be moved by it.  I'm fine.  Thanks for the inquiry.  I seem to be a group of one who felt it.

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Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
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#4 Kosh

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 06:14 AM

Good luck! I'll keep an eyey here.
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