Earthquakes list March 5, 2012

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M 4.3      2012/03/05 15:15    Depth 2.0 km     NORTHERN ITALY
local time 16:15 – Epicenter location see below in list
6 km NW Rezzoaglio (pop 1,161), 27 km NE Rapallo (pop 30,553) and 39 km NE Genoa (pop 601,951)
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M 4.0      2012/03/05 13:33     Depth 8.8 km      SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CALIFORNIA
05:33:12 AM at epicenter – Epicenter location see below in list
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M 5.5      2012/03/05 08:12     Depth 43.4 km      HALMAHERA, INDONESIA
05:12:32 PM at epicenter – Epicenter location see below in list
Strong coastal earthquake generating max. a moderate shaking for approx. 15,000 people. Closest bigger city Tobelo experiencing a might shaking. Ternate must have felt a weak shaking.
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M 6.1      2012/03/05 07:46     Depth 550.0 km      SANTIAGO DEL ESTERO, ARGENTINA
04:46:09 AM at epicenter – Epicenter location see below in list
Very strong but also very deep earthquake which has weakened the impact to a max. very weak shaking for those people living above it. A lot of people will not have felt it and did certainly not wake up from it.
47 km (29 miles) WNW of Anatuya, Santiago del Estero, Argentina
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We are currently receiving a lot of I Have Felt it reports from INDIA
M 5.2      2012/03/05 07:41     Depth 19.1 km      HARYANA – DELHI REGION, INDIA
Moderate earthquake approx. 50 km from New Delhi, India
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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
GEOFON Luzon, Philippines Mar 05 23:06 5.5 45 MAP I Felt It
USGS Masbate Region, Philippines Mar 05 23:06 5.3 42 MAP I Felt It
  • Tacloban City Leyte Ph - I'm guessing aftershocks coming from the quake this morning in Masbate just mild shaking for around 25 seconds !!!!!!
  • Puerto Galera, Mindoro Oriental - 5 seconds continual shaking was weakly felt
  • EMSC Masbate Region, Philippines Mar 05 23:06 5.4 3 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Czech And Slovak Republics Mar 05 22:57 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Dominican Republic Mar 05 22:52 4.4 125 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Dominican Republic Mar 05 22:52 4.4 125 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Mona Passage, Dominican Republic Mar 05 22:52 4.4 180 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southern Xinjiang, China Mar 05 21:57 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Guam Region Mar 05 19:06 4.8 151 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON South Of Mariana Islands Mar 05 19:06 4.8 141 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Costa Rica Mar 05 18:43 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
  • UNITED STATES - It was crazy I was talking a shower and my soap the shower actually fell on me and I got hurt - Joshua Cuebas
  • USGS Northern Italy Mar 05 15:15 4.7 15 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Italy Mar 05 15:15 4.3 2 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Italy Mar 05 15:15 4.1 7 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Mindanao, Philippines Mar 05 13:59 4.6 69 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Mar 05 13:59 4.6 51 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Mar 05 13:59 4.7 37 MAP I Felt It
    USGS San Francisco Bay Area, California Mar 05 13:33 4.0 8 MAP I Felt It
  • Benicia, CA - The windows were shaking loudly. I knew we were having an earthquake.
  • Clayton, CA - Approx time of quake 5:30a
  • Forest Knolls, CA - It was rolling...
  • Oakland, CA - Just woke up with the shaking!
  • Petaluma, CA - Shook me awake on our second story bedroom around 5:30 AM. Our old windows rattling a lot too
  • Concord, CA 94519 - I was seating at the computer this morning when a quick jolt moved through my apartment at approximately 5:32 A.M.
  • San Rafael, CA - At 0535, did not feel anything more than what felt like someone dropping furniture in the room. No prolonged shaking.
  • San Francisco Bay Area - We were woken by what sounded like a small explosion near the house, followed by a couple of seconds of strong shaking of closer doors and smaller items. We didn't feel it under our feet but it definitely was brief and very sharp.
  • Richmond, CA - First little, than next shake bigger
  • California - appx 5:43 am
  • Martinez, CA - Shake for 3-5 seconds and woke me up
  • San Rafael, CA - Short lived, light shaking
  • San Mateo - I was sitting here texting a friend on my phone when all of a sudden I felt a good bit of shaking on my couch.. it wasn't light.. but fairly moderate shaking and I am all the way in San Mateo, and it started on the other side of the bay
  • Berkeley, CA - It was a pretty long quake.
  • El Cerrito, CA - Woke me up on 3rd floor of apartment building. Big shaking but nothing fell. Noisy 3 seconds?
  • Marin, Ca - I was sleeping in bed when it started rocking back and forth. Felt like someone shook our bed for 10 seconds.
  • Richmond, CA - I woke up to my dog barking and realized immediately that it was an earthquake ..the bed was shaking n I could hear it...the windows shaking the roar an earthquake makes..it lasted a few seconds
  • Tiburon, Ca - Was in bed and it felt like something pushed building.
  • San Rafael, Ca - Awoken at 5:30 a.m. with a jolt and strong shaking - only a few seconds
  • San Francisco,CA - Strong enough to wake me up. Hard to judge severity. This was my first one. Around 5:35am approximately.
  • San Ramon, Ca - Woke me and my cats. Just a gentle roll
  • Marina District, San Francisco - 5:32 a.m. March 5, 2012. Awakened by strong shaking which didn't last long. Marina District, San Francisco
  • 94708 - Woke me up, Long shaking in two waves.
  • Oakland - Walls moved a lot
  • Palo Alto. CA - It was 5:33am on my cellphone. I was already awake but was still in bed, surfing the net on my android when I suddenly felt a strong jolt. Sat up and tried to feel it there would be some after shock. No after shock. I was anticipating for a bigger jolt. Thank God it was for a few seconds.
  • Petaluma, Ca - Whole house rocked pretty hard two times. Dogs were freaking out.
  • El Sobrante, CA - First there was a tiny shake, I wasn't sure what it was, then there was loud shaking for 3 or 4 seconds.
  • Forest Knolls, CA - Heard it more than felt it. Our dog was very agitated, barked and ran downstairs but then came right back to bed and settled down. We didn't feel any motion, but heard rumbles. Thought maybe someone was in our house moving heavy furniture. Woke us up.
  • Los Gatos - Woke up to the rattling of tv in our second story bed room
  • San Francisco - Freaked me out. I thought there was someone in my room because my closet doors were rattling. My kitty however was unfazed. First one i have felt living here.
  • 94941 - I awoke after a quick jolt ran through my apartment. It only lasted a moment.
  • San Francisco - My door was slamming against the door rim and i heard a few cracks in my walls.
  • San Francisco - A bang, then significant shaking 3-4 seconds
  • Martinez, CA - A bang shook the bed and then I heard the cabinets shake for a few seconds.
  • Lafayette, CA - The shaking was enough to wake everyone in our home. The lamps and tables were rattling, and the furniture had shifted in a couple of our living areas!
  • San Francisco Bay Area - Woke us up at The Presidio...moderate shaking at 5:30am
  • Pinole, CA - Strong but brief shaking
  • San Francisco - One quick jolt.
  • San Francisco - It was not big,YET
  • Vacaville, CA - Woke up to apartment rocking, creaking, blinds swaying but then it stopped. I looked at the clock, it was 5:35a.m. It scared me, I was just hoping it didn't get bigger.
  • Sonoma, CA - Woke me up around 5:30 with my mirror banging against my wall and my bed and walls rumbling.
  • San Rafael - Woke up to what felt like the vibrations of a truck driving by, but it took too long. It stopped and everything was fine. My dog and two cats didn't respond to the shaking.
  • Oakland, CA - My bamboo screen fell down in kitchen along with candlesticks in living room. Woke me up as my bed shook
  • El Sobrante, CA - Jolted us awake. Pictures fell off the wall and smashed.
  • Orinda, Ca - Woke me up at 5:33 am... bed jolted hard, heard creaking throughout house... nothing else...
  • Richmond Heights - I thought a car hit my house. Pretty strong.
  • San Rafael - Like a vibration. I was in bed and it woke me and it felt as if the mattress springs were like jello.
  • San Rafael, Ca - I was on a boat asleep last night in San Rafael. Loch lomand marina, and was awoken to the boat vibrating like it was hit by something... the water was low, so i guess the ground flexed up and hit the bottom of the boat...it was enough to make the bed vibrate for about 10 seconds. i don't know... everything outside was completely silent, and no boats were near ... so it must have been an earthquake ER : amazing story !
  • Novato, Ca - Woke to the sounds and a shake. Daughter came in from her room said
  • Mill Valley - Mild then strong rolling jolt.Rattled heavy wall mount art and mirrors. Unsettling. Woke me up 5|:33 am.
  • San Francisco - I am near Saint Frances memorial hospital. I was waken by the earthquake that shook only once. To me it felt like a moderate shake.
  • Berkeley - Woke me up, and rattled the doors. Fun stuff
  • Fairfax, CA - I was asleep when I felt my bed shaking/moving violently. It lasted about five seconds. I only felt one shock wave...I'm guessing the second one.
  • Sebastopol - Had no idea it was an earthqiake. Just all of a sudden felt this mild shaking.
  • Bernal Heights, San Francisco - The mild side-to-side shaking woke me up early in the morning. It went on for at least several seconds as I woke up, but it's hard for me to tell how long it was going on. There was an even-milder aftershock several minutes later.
  • San Rafael - The cat freaked out before the quake but it wasn't anything major.
  • UNITED STATES - felt shaking while asleep. sensed it was an earthquake. seemed to last several seconds. felt like and sounded like gravel rock jumping around in an unsteady and shaky hand.
  • Petaluma,CA - Woke my boyfriend and I up from our sleep to our bed shaking and the house rattling. It was quite the wake up jolt! Our cat didn't seem to be happy either.
  • Novato, CA - Felt shaking while asleep. sensed it was an earthquake. Seemed to last several seconds. Felt like and sounded like gravel rock jumping around in an unsteady and shaky hand.
  • Berkeley, CA - Knocked books over, nicknacks fell off shelves. Sounded like a small explosion.
  • Los Altos Hills, CA - Two brief shakes - first one sort of a bump; second more pronounced. Light fixtures did not swing....no rolling sensation
  • 34 Turk St. #547 San Francisco, CA 94102 - I felt two shocks, the first was a rocking motion, from west to east facing east, second shock was much stronger, with a up and down force, I thought the wall behind me was going to collapse, in all in lasted about 3-5 seconds, shaking felt worse then the 5.8 quake back in October 2007
  • Dublin Ca - Both dogs jumped out of bed then I awoke. House creaking!
  • EMSC Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia Mar 05 12:45 5.2 166 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Banda Sea Mar 05 12:45 5.2 154 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia Mar 05 12:45 5.1 156 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Marlborough Mar 05 10:04 4.0 40 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Tonga Region Mar 05 09:38 4.6 15 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Tonga Region Mar 05 09:37 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Tonga Islands Mar 05 09:37 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Halmahera, Indonesia Mar 05 08:12 5.6 40 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Halmahera, Indonesia Mar 05 08:12 5.5 43 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Halmahera, Indonesia Mar 05 08:12 5.4 35 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Santiago Del Estero, Argentina Mar 05 07:46 6.1 550 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Santiago Del Estero, Argentina Mar 05 07:46 6.1 540 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Santiago Del Estero Prov., Argentina Mar 05 07:46 6.1 534 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Haryana-uttar Pradesh Reg, India Mar 05 07:41 5.1 40 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Haryana - Delhi Region, India Mar 05 07:41 5.2 19 MAP I Felt It
  • New Delhi - Today 5/03/2012 - I was with my son in my hotel's bedroom it was just after lunch André suddenly I felt the ground moving ans I heard like a very big subway , I was laying on my bed and it has move ! only few seconds but it's at the same times fantastic and horrifying and now I surely will have difficulty to sleep ....
  • New Delhi - The earthquake was felt by me for 10-15 seconds during my Class XII Physics Board Examination. It was strong.
  • GEOFON Northern India Mar 05 07:41 5.2 13 MAP I Felt It
  • Patiala, Punjab India - It was very moderate shaking earthquake @ 13:12 IST
  • New Delhi - Felt 2-3 seconds earthquake
  • Gurgaon,Haryana - It makes vibrated our 7 floor building in infospace Gurgaon at 1:16 pm.
  • India, Delhi - 7 minutes ago I experienced an earthquake
  • Noida - People rushed out of offices
  • Greater Noida - In office, felt the shake on work.
  • New Delhi - Although the shaking wasn't that strong, it was spine chilling. I saw my windows, curtains, and guitar move. Little confusion outside my apartment, people running up and down. That's all, normalized in minutes.
  • Noida - My desk and chair began to shake. Everyone from my office ran outside
  • Delhi, India - I was at work and felt my chair rock constantly at around 1.10 pm (1310 hrs IST).
  • Gurgaon - At 1:11 PM or 13:11 ( in India - IST ) Just tables and walls shaking a bit..
  • Delhi - Felt shaking for 2-3 seconds
  • Gurgaon - At 13:11 or 01:11 PM (IST) - Gurgaon, India Just tables and walls shaking a bit, nothing damaging or to be afraid of. It lasted about 15-25 seconds.
  • Noida - I felt it at my office premises (at 7th floor).
  • Noida,U.P. India - I felt my office desk shaking but it wasn't so intense enough to evacuate the office building
  • delhi - at 1:15 pm.......strong shaking..........
  • Delhi - Experienced earthquake in West Delhi
  • Faridabad - Felt my bed and other light things shaking for more than 10 secs...longest 10 sec ever..
  • Panipat - hii rishabh here form panipat my bed and window shake very fast for 5 secconds realy GOD IS GOD
  • Delhi - It was shaking....
  • Mayur Vihar Phase 3 - My pc was shaking really hard....
  • Noida - We are working in the office and suddenly our chairs were shaking
  • Noida - I felt my chair, computer screen and desk shaking. My office is at 5th floor
  • Karnal - i was work in my temple my around things were shaking
  • New Delhi - I'm on the grass outside the tomb and my hips started shaking from left to right for only 5 seconds . Birds reacted.
  • New Delhi - I was just sitting with my boss and all of a sudden my chair started shaking, i thought there was somebody standing behind but later saw people rushing out of the building...Scary but part of life....All the best and May God bless all of us....!!!!
  • Delhi - I felt it in my office. strong one....
  • Gurgaon - Felt strong shaking at 1:10pm at my office on 3rd floor. The water bottle fell on my laptop. We all ran towards the ground floor. Found people from all the offices on the road.
  • Noida - Felt it for a few seconds
  • Pilani, Rajasthan - It felt like someone is sitting on the floor and intentionally displacing my chair, the fan is falling (I switched off the fan immediately). I went out of my room...everyone felt it. It was my first experience. I'm glad it wasn't a major catastrophe!
  • Gurgaon - My water did fall down...n it felt like hell....everything was shaking...first time felt it so strong...
  • Gurgaon - In Gurgaon, we were in office and felt it...
  • jhajjar - Our dressing and doors were shaking ......... Horrible feeling!!!!!
  • Noida - We were at lunch, chairs and tables began to shake for 2 minutes roughly
  • Noida - I was in office and felt as if someone was shaking my chair. It wasn't a big one though. Have seen bigger ones.
  • Delhi - I was taking Lunch with Colleagues and it was shaking ! We checked if somebody was moving legs against table or what ! First Time I felt it !
  • India - Key on phone box shaking
  • Haryana - Delhi region, India - We were working at that time, it started to shake at once.
  • Gurgaon - Our entire office felt it as the building was shaking.
  • New Delhi - In Delhi,,,, for me it's now more than 6 or 7 times these tremors/ Made me feel like a heart attack.
  • Noida - I was on my seat, I saw things are trembling, breaking noise are coming. Alhumdullilah we safe.
  • Saket, New Delhi - We at Max Bupa (Saket), realised the earthquake. We left the office for about 15-20 min. No casuality. Chandan
  • Faridabad - I felt it at my office premises (at 4th floor)after 1 pm
  • Bangalore - Bangalore : safe. No quake
  • Haryana (Kundli) - I am doing my work on my PC then at the time chair
  • Rewari - I am at my office on my location and felt the chair is shaking. Then I found the Window glass also shaking. Finally all staffs came out and gathered at Assembly Point.
  • Delhi - My desk and chair began to shake.
  • INDIA - I Felt it. The chair i was sitting on was shaking and so was the table
  • Gurgaon, Palam Vihar - Was at home on 14th floor sitting on the sofa.. Suddenly the sofa and slider windows started shaking.. Was damn scared.. Experienced it for the first time. Went down by stairs, waited for 15mins.. Now its safe..
  • Patel Nagar, New Delhi - I was sitting on the sofa at my home talking with my daughter and dad when I experienced that the sofa is moving backwards. Everyone was in panic. We got outside and all the residents were moving out of the building. It remained for 10 to 12 seconds.
  • Gurgaon - It was like a subway passing by - Chair trembled.
  • EMSC Northern Sumatra, Indonesia Mar 05 06:55 5.1 30 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Sumatra, Indonesia Mar 05 06:55 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Northern Sumatra, Indonesia Mar 05 06:55 5.1 17 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Iraq Mar 05 06:50 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Iraq Mar 05 06:50 4.5 15 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Iraq Mar 05 06:50 4.7 2 MAP I Felt It
  • Mosul - Nothing except I felt swaying of the desk for a second or so. (Source EMSC)
  • GEOFON Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 05 06:24 5.1 46 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 05 06:24 5.2 35 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Near The East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 05 06:24 5.1 33 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southeast Of Loyalty Islands Mar 05 05:14 5.1 100 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southeast Of Loyalty Islands Mar 05 05:14 5.2 17 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Southeast Of The Loyalty Islands Mar 05 05:14 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Kuril Islands Mar 05 03:33 4.9 60 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Kuril Islands Mar 05 03:33 4.8 55 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Kuril Islands Mar 05 03:33 4.9 29 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 05 02:45 4.2 20 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Algeria Mar 05 02:45 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Northern Algeria Mar 05 02:45 4.2 7 MAP I Felt It

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET

    Earthquakes occurred yesterday (UTC time), but today local time

    M 5.5     2012/03/04 23:17      Depth 60.0 km      SUMATRA, INDONESIA
    M 5.1      2012/03/04 16:05      Depth 11.3 km      TONGA REGION


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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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    1. Dave says:

      Slaw rolling around 5:25 am, mild

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