Ring of fire activity week of Aug. 20, 2018
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– Editor’s note:
– “Washington State is unprepared for ‘the big one” –
Yelm’s Optimum Preparedness on what you can do”
Blog post from Oct. 30, 2016 is still pertinent today!
– “Ramtha’s Recommendations for Sovereignty – for everyone”
First taught in 1987 and still pertinent to this day.
In The News:
– “‘Big One’ talk swirls as 69 massive earthquakes hit the Pacific’s Ring of Fire in 48 hours”
“A large swath of earthquakes hit the Pacific’s “Ring of Fire” earlier this week, prompting some to wonder if it is a precursor to the oft-discussed massive earthquake, colloquially known as “the Big One.”
“Sixty-nine earthquakes, including 16 tremors registering 4.5 or above on the Richter scale, recently hit the area known as the “Ring of Fire,” according to the U.S. Geological Survey, which , but did not issue a warning.”
“Luckily, the earthquakes did not reach the western coast of the U.S., which partially sits on the Cascadia subduction zone, a fault that stretches from mid-Vancouver Island to Northern California. The recent tremors have sparked concern that “the Big One” could be near, according to the , but the USGS has made no mention of this,” by Chris Ciaccia, Fox News, on MSN.
– “6.2 earthquake strikes off Southern Oregon coast, 2 aftershocks”
“The National Weather Service says there’s no tsunami threat after a 6.2 earthquake struck 165 miles off the Oregon Coast near Reedsport, Oregon around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday [Aug. 22, 2018],” by KGW-TV Staff, Portland.
– “Venezuela hit [Aug. 21] by 7.3-magnitude earthquake”
“Buildings in the capital Caracas have been evacuated and shaking has been felt across the Caribbean”
“The United States Geological Survey said a 7.3-magnitude earthquake had struck off the South American country’s northern coast at 5.31pm local time on Tuesday, east of the city of Carúpano at a depth of 123km (76 miles). The Colombian Geological Service said it was a 7.0-magnitude quake,” quoting UK’s Guardian.
– “Megaquake strikes West Pacific — Deep activity to spread — HAVE A PLAN + BE PREPARED”
8/18/2018 by Dutchsinse.
– “New earthquake research shows where ‘Big One’ could strike”
“New research from the University of Oregon provides a clearer picture of where the “Big One” could strike along the Cascadia Subduction Zone,” by Glenn Farley, KING-5 TV News, Seattle.