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Posted on 2002.11.08 at 10:32
for my friends in alaska/socal... live earthquake maps.

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Colonel Angus
scosol at 2002-11-08 12:30 (UTC) (Link)
holy christ- goodbye alaska
Generation Y's Howard Beale
dk at 2002-11-08 17:54 (UTC) (Link)
you'd think so, but they made it through that huge valdez quake 25(?) years ago...
super calloused fragile mystic hexed by halitosis
skrape at 2002-11-09 19:51 (UTC) (Link)
I'm in Valdez right now with nicole, kir, shae, and michael. During the '64 quake (which was a 9.2 that lasted FOUR MINUTES), the location of old Valdez settled under the tide level, so they moved the town 4 miles away. Also, the tsunami that resulted from the quake killed 30 or so people here who were waiting on the dock for a ship to arrive at the time. It also killed 12 people on a beach in Crescent City, CA. The one we had the other day was a 7.9, and it lasted 30 seconds.

Being here is sooo fucking surreal, but also incredibly beautiful. Apparently the drive here is insanely cool, but I slept through all of it last night (except the part where we pulled over and played in the snow near Glenallen).
Erin
tender_star at 2002-11-18 06:44 (UTC) (Link)
hey, it's erin/murkyangel, add me?
Generation Y's Howard Beale
dk at 2002-11-18 09:17 (UTC) (Link)
done =)
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