The pacific antarctic ridge was hit with a 6.1 earthquake today with no reports of damages or tsunami events to report.
A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Tuesday morning four miles from Pinnacles, according to the U.S Geological Survey. The earthquake took place at 7:14 a.m. PST at a depth of 5.6 miles.
According to the USGS, the epicenter was 17 miles from Soledad, 19 miles from Greenfield, 24 miles from King City and 70 miles from the San Jose area.
An earthquake measuring 2.8 on the Richter Scale has been registered near the W estern Bulgain city of Pernik has been confirmed by the European Seismology Center. There were many residents living in the area of Pernik that went out into the streets, startled by
the potential repeat of the May, 2012 earthquake which was a magnitude 5.8-6.0 on the Richter scale and caused a lot of damage in the city as well as the Bulgarian capital Sofia.
Here is a list of magnitude 5.0+ earthquakes for 1/15/2013 according to the U.S Geological Survey Feed:
|5.0||7km NW of San Juan Cacahuatepec, Mexico||16.664°N||98.203°W||22.7|
|5.4||South of the Kermadec Islands||34.722°S||178.901°E||170.6|
|5.0||178km ESE of Hachijo-jima, Japan||32.448°N||141.554°E||43.7|
Thousands Of Dead Fish Wash Ashore In Pawleys Island
The massive fish death covered a half a mile wide area of the beach, and marine experts have told Pawleys Island Police Chief Michael Fanning that they believe the fish died due to a lack of oxygen.
At the current time the plan is to leave the dead fish on the beach at the south end of Pawleys isalnd, and to let the tied wash them out.
Louisiana Sinkhole Update
The Texas Brine Company believed to have caused the 8 and a half acre sinkhole in Assumption Parish, has been given orders by the Louisiana Office of Conservation to assess the state of sediments under the sinkhole, which made the company withdraw the lawsuit filed last month.
According to the state agency and Houston based company were set for a hearing at 9:00 AM Tuesday in Baton Rouge. Texas Brine spokesman Sonny Cranch says the company’s December 28th lawsuit was withdrawn as a result of the amended order released Monday.
About 150 households in Bayou Corne and Grand Bayou have been evacuated since the sinkhole formed on August 3rd of 2012.
Earthquake Watch After A CME Is Projected To Hit Thursday
An earthquake watch is going to open Tuesday as the sun is acting up again, with many large sunspots moving across the
solar disk. The sunspots are powerful enough for x-class solar flared, the most powerful of them all.
The impact from the CME will take place on January the 17th through the 18th.
“Using HS network and my own theory (posted here), we are getting close to the next larger quake in the Western North America region between Mexico and Alaska,” said Martin. “because the CME from the Sun is joining in during the quake window, all indicators are showing up.” – http://www.theweatherspace.com
Sun Eruptions Can Peak In 2013
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20 Sinkholes In Five Months In 1 Village
Many residents living in the village of Lianyuan in southern China’s Hunan Province have been trading rather gingerly in the last few months, as over 20 sinkholes have opened up in the ground since September.
Ranging from different sizes and collapsing houses in the area. The scary part is that there is never a warning as to when a sinkhole could take place.