earthquake just hit. | High Sierra Topix  

earthquake just hit.

Grab your bear can or camp chair, kick your feet up and chew the fat about anything Sierra Nevada related that doesn't quite fit in any of the other forums. Within reason, (and the HST rules and guidelines) this is also an anything goes forum. Tell stories, discuss wilderness issues, music, or whatever else the High Sierra stirs up in your mind.
User avatar

earthquake just hit.

Postby dave54 » Thu May 23, 2013 9:01 pm

only lasted a few seconds. shook the house pretty good, splashed water out of the aquarium. Preliminary is a 5.7, center appears to be between Chester and Greenville.

Power did not flicker, but our house phone is dead. Cells work.
=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~
Log off and get outdoors!
~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=



User avatar
dave54
Founding Member
 
Posts: 775
Joined: Fri Oct 28, 2005 10:24 pm
Location: where the Sierras, Cascades, and Great Basin meet.
Experience: N/A

User avatar

Re: earthquake just hit.

Postby tomba » Thu May 23, 2013 9:17 pm

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/ ... 06#summary

I got an alert about it on my phone.
-- Found trash? Please pack it out. Thank you.
User avatar
tomba
Topix Regular
 
Posts: 240
Joined: Sat Jun 18, 2011 12:50 pm
Location: Bay Area
Experience: Level 4 Explorer

User avatar

Re: earthquake just hit.

Postby Carne_DelMuerto » Thu May 23, 2013 9:35 pm

Felt it in Auburn, but I thought it was the neighbor dropping something heavy until I read the reports. Was just a quick jolt.
Wonder is rock and water and the life that lives in-between.
User avatar
Carne_DelMuerto
Topix Regular
 
Posts: 296
Joined: Sun Nov 28, 2010 12:43 am
Location: Auburn, CA
Experience: Level 4 Explorer


Return to The Campfire



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests