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Re: The Hector Mine Earthquake, 10/16/1999

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At 11:58 AM 10/19/99 -0700, you wrote:
>   "FERGUSON, GREGORY N" wrote:   I work at a plant 
>  Approx. 2 hours after the Hector earthquake, we registered 
>  None of our seismic 
>instrumentation registered anything at that time, and it was properly 
>  We have checked in our area (heavily industrialized), and there 
>were no reports to the sheriff of any explosions, etc. Is it possible that
>these large tanks of water could have "registered" some 
>of the vibrations from the Hector earthquake? It does not seem likely, but
>I am being pestered with questions from our 
>operators, and I really don't know what to tell them. Thanks, Greg Ferguson
>-----Original Message----- 

This one woke me up in Mammoth Lakes too.  The Northridge quake woke me
too.  Both real "rollers" here--not like the locals jolts that feel like a
truck hit the house.

Debby Hight
Triad/Holmes Assoc.
P.O. Box 1570
Mammoth Lakes CA 93546
       -5619 fax