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Re: Quake


If anyone is interested, here is a map of the activity:

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsus/Maps/special/Hawaii.php
Click on one of the squares for more detail.

On Mon, Oct 16, 2006 at 05:09:14PM -0400, james singer wrote:
> Yeah, Big Island. Although some reports said other islands [i.e. Maui] 
> also felt it.
> 
> On Oct 16, 2006, at 4:22 PM, Cathy Carpenter wrote:
> 
> > I assume that the event was on the "Big Island"?
> >
> > Cathy, west central IL, z5b
> >
> > On Oct 15, 2006, at 8:51 PM, Pam Evans wrote:
> >
> >> I'm glad to hear that too.  Jesse's brother and youngest sister
> >> live in
> >> Hawaii.
> >>
> >> On 10/15/06, Zemuly Sanders <zsanders@midsouth.rr.com> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> I saw that on the Yahoo news.  The general consensus was the
> >>> electricity
> >>> outages might be a result of torrential rains.  Who knows?  I'm
> >>> just glad
> >>> there are no deaths reported -- so far.
> >>> zem
> >>> ----- Original Message -----
> >>> From: "james singer" <islandjim1@verizon.net>
> >>> To: "Garden Chat" <gardenchat@hort.net>
> >>> Sent: Sunday, October 15, 2006 3:58 PM
> >>> Subject: [CHAT] Quake
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>> A friend in Hawai'i writes--
> >>>>
> >>>>  It felt like being in a car - tumbling over a cliff - with the
> >>>> shaking
> >>>> - but no body tumbling - just seemed that the house was violently
> >>>> shaking, twisting, etc.  However, no windows broken.  Lots of
> >>>> pictures
> >>>> are off the walls.  Stuff on shelves fallen off.
> >>>>
> >>>>  One good sized mirror in one of the bathrooms came down and
> >>>> shattered.
> >>>> Books all over.  One good-sized tv (about 27") fell off its stand.
> >>>> Shit - lost a large Ming ginger jar that fell off a cabinet.
> >>>>
> >>>>  So will be doing some clean up and re-arranging today.
> >>>>
> >>>>  No power.  No radio stations (from car radio).  Reports are that
> >>>> there
> >>>> are no tv stations on - but I'll be checking that in a bit.  Land
> >>>> phone
> >>>> lines are working here - or I couldn't be connected to the internet.
> >>>> Am on generator - as land electricity is out.
> >>>>
> >>>>  Just had another aftershock about 2 minutes ago.
> >>>>
> >>>>  Sand Gulch - that connects us to Honoka'a is closed - as enough big
> >>>> rocks, needing heavy equipment, will have to be used to clear out
> >>>> the
> >>>> stuff.  We took a cruise through the neighborhood about an hour
> >>>> ago -
> >>>> had to clear some small rocks off the road in a couple of places
> >>>> - and
> >>>> one good sized rock - about 40 pounds had to be moved from the
> >>>> middle
> >>>> of our driveway.
> >>>>
> >>>>  Thanks for asking.  We're alive.
> >>>>
> >>>>  ku
> >>>>
> >>>> Island Jim
> >>>> Southwest Florida
> >>>> 27.0 N, 82.4 W
> >>>> Hardiness Zone 10
> >>>> Heat Zone 10
> >>>> Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> >>>> Maximum 100 F [38 C]
> >>>>
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> >>
> >>
> >> -- 
> >> Pam Evans
> >> Kemp TX
> >> zone 8A
> >>
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> Island Jim
> Southwest Florida
> 27.0 N, 82.4 W
> Hardiness Zone 10
> Heat Zone 10
> Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> Maximum 100 F [38 C]
> 
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