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The Hypothetical “Big One” Hits Los Angeles.

March 9, 2014 – The Hypothetical “Big One” Hits Los Angeles: The USGS released a study depicting the results of a plausible 7.8 Magnitude earthquake, as shown above. Major earthquakes strike Los Angeles every 150 years and it’s been 300 … Continue reading

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Earthquake Energy Release Comparison.

March 18, 2013 – Earthquake (EQ) Energy Release Comparison: The graph above depicts the relative energy released by earthquakes of various magnitudes. The Richter Magnitude (M) Earthquake Scale is exponential. Something is said to increase exponentially if its rate of … Continue reading

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