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Wladimir said: Many engineers,  who like myself,  have
>thought about  the possible effect of the gravitational efect of the
>moon on earthquake activity.

Prof. Emeritus Bruce Bolt in his book "Earthquakes" said: "Many types of
trigger forces that might initiate earthquake ruptures have been postulated.
Some of the most serious proposals are severe weather conditions, volcanic
activity, and the gravitational pull of the moon, sun, and planets.
Numerious catalogs of earthquake, including quite complete lists for
California, have been searched for such effects without convincing
results..."

Fred Turner, Staff Structural Engineer, California Seismic Safety
Commission, 1755 Creekside Oaks Drive Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95833
916-263-0582 Work Phone, 916-263-0594 Fax fturner(--nospam--at)quiknet.com