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February 21, 2008

Nevada Earthquake

A strong earthquake hit Nevada early this morning. The details of the Nevada earthquake are as follows:

A strong earthquake shook rural northeastern Nevada Thursday, causing at least one building to collapse and forcing a truck stop to evacuate, authorities said.

The magnitude of the quake, initially estimated at 6.3, was later revised to 6.0 by the U.S. Geological Survey's National Earthquake Information Center in Golden, Colo. The quake was centered in a sparsely populated area 11 miles southeast of Wells near the Nevada-Utah line.

Remember that earthquales are measured upon the Richter scale which is a logarythmic one: so the difference between 6.3 and 6.0 is three times the power. The Nevada earthquake was a temblor:

Officials in northeast Nevada said there have been unconfirmed reports of damage to buildings following a strong earthquake that struck Thursday morning.

The U.S. Geological Survey said the earthquake had a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 and was reported at 6:16 a.m. The temblor was centered in a sparsely populated area 11 miles southeast of Wells near the Nevada-Utah line.

That is, as a temblor, it was a shaking earthquake up there in Nevada this morning.

The temblor was felt across eastern Nevada, Utah and as far away as southern California. In Twin Falls, Idaho, residents reported severe shaking and items falling off shelves.

Elko County Undersheriff Rocky Gonzalez said at least one building collapsed and a Flying J truck stop was evacuated because of a propane leak.

There has been no report of serious injuries.

One reason there've been no reports of serious injuries is because the earthquake happened in a pretty unpopulated part of Nevada:

It was felt as far north as Boise, Idaho, and as far east as Salt Lake City, according to John Bellini, a geophysicist with the survey's National Earthquake Information Center in Golden, Colorado.           

 

``It's rural Nevada, so it's really hard to say if we have any injuries,'' said Chuck Allen, a spokesman for the Nevada Department of Public Safety, which is sending troopers to the area to assist local law enforcement.           

 

There are reports of collapsed buildings and a possible propane leak at a truck stop in Wells, Allen said in a telephone interview.          

 

``It shook the whole building,'' said Jane Kelso, clerk at the Motel 6 in Wells, a city of about 1,400 people, 60 miles west of the Utah state line. ``We have cracks in our walls.''

Nevada is larger than many think:

The quake struck 11 miles south-southeast of the small railroad town of Wells, Nev., the USGS said.  There were no immediate reports of injuries.

The epicenter of the earthquake in Elko County is 430 miles north of Las Vegas
. How the TV reported it: And how the news first went out over the wires:

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Exd 23:6 Do not deny justice to your poor people in their lawsuits.
Pro 18:5 It is not good to be partial to the wicked or to deprive the innocent of justice.
Lev 19:15 Do not pervert justice; do not show partiality to the poor or favoritism to the great, but judge your neighbor fairly.
Job 8:3 Does God pervert justice? Does the Almighty pervert what is right?
Psa 103:6 The Lord works righteousness and justice for all the oppressed.
Isa 5:23 who acquit the guilty for a bribe, but deny justice to the innocent.
Lam 3:36 to deprive a man of justice-- would not the Lord see such things?
Amo 2:7 They trample on the heads of the poor as upon the dust of the ground and deny justice to the oppressed.
Luk 18:7 And will not God bring about justice for his chosen ones, who cry out to him day and night? Will he keep putting them off?
Rev 19:11 I saw heaven standing open and there before me was a white horse, whose rider is called Faithful and True. With justice he judges and makes war.


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Posted by: DEAN BERRY | Mar 28, 2008 12:49:22 PM