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Posted By: dogmatic prevaricator

Earthquake - 12/15/04 12:36 PM

Did the earthquake shake Belize last night?
Posted By: dbdoberman

Re: Earthquake - 12/15/04 12:46 PM

whole lotta rock'n going on?
Posted By: seashell

Re: Earthquake - 12/15/04 01:16 PM

If this island's rockin' don't come a knockin'.
Posted By: toad

Re: Earthquake - 12/15/04 02:48 PM

good to see originality still thrivin'...
Posted By: NYgal

Re: Earthquake - 12/15/04 03:06 PM

I'm quaking today.
Shake rattle and I'm on a roll.. wink
Posted By: MALIBU

Re: Earthquake - 12/15/04 03:08 PM

Don't squish the rolls
Posted By: Diane Campbell

Re: Earthquake - 12/15/04 06:39 PM

The earthquake that rattled El Salvador on Monday evening was not felt in Belize.
Posted By: Cass

Re: Earthquake - 12/15/04 07:26 PM

Lots of minimal size quakes worldwide but this one is significant and closer to home.

2004/12/14 23:20 M 6.7 CAYMAN ISLANDS REGION Z= 10km 18.98N 81.31W

This information is provided by the USGS

National Earthquake Information Center.

(Address problems to: [email protected])

These parameters are preliminary and subject to revision.

A magnitude 6.7 earthquake IN THE CAYMAN ISLANDS REGION has occurred at:
18.98N 81.31W Depth 10km Tue Dec 14 23:20:13 2004 UTC

Time: Universal Time (UTC) Tue Dec 14 23:20:13 2004

Time Near Epicenter Tue Dec 14 18:20:13 2004

Eastern Standard Time (EST) Tue Dec 14 18:20:13 2004

Central Standard Time (CST) Tue Dec 14 17:20:13 2004

Mountain Standard Time (MST) Tue Dec 14 16:20:13 2004

Pacific Standard Time (PST) Tue Dec 14 15:20:13 2004

Alaska Standard Time (AST) Tue Dec 14 14:20:13 2004

Hawaii Standard Time (HST) Tue Dec 14 13:20:13 2004

Location with respect to nearby cities:

35 km (20 miles) SSE of GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (pop 20,000)

325 km (205 miles) ENE of Swan Island

360 km (225 miles) SSW of Cienfuegos, Cuba

760 km (470 miles) S of Miami, Florida

For maps, additional information, and subsequent updates,
please consult:
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/recenteqsww/Quakes/ussadb.htm .
Posted By: toad

Re: Earthquake - 12/16/04 12:39 AM

does the time it occurred have anything to do with noone feeling it?
Posted By: Sir Isaac Newton

Re: Earthquake - 12/16/04 06:36 PM

4:20 in the afternoon?

420, excellent number by the way.

SIN
Posted By: Diane Campbell

Re: Earthquake - 12/20/04 08:04 PM

Amazing - just goes to how how little we know about how the earth moves - we did not feel that one (Cayman) either!
eek
Posted By: Now Danny

Re: Earthquake - 12/27/04 12:56 PM

Still shakin. Now it's said the world axis has changed. Very strange. confused
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