Unusual earthquakes shake up western Aleutians

May 3, 2008 Full story: KIAL FM / Channel 8 TV

“Most of the earthquakes are associated with the contact between two plates, and shallow earthquakes don't occur too often.”

UNALASKA, AK Adak Island was rocked by a strong earthquake at about 4:30 p.m. local time Thursday. via KIAL FM / Channel 8 TV

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“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

Nuneaton

#1 Aug 9, 2008
Ah this probably explains events @ Kasatochi a bit later.

It showed up on the NEIC as a large number of small events.

Looks like it squeezed a magma filled fracture into the volcano.

The footprint diagram should reveal a segment boundary trans comp series & a 2nd set around nearby Kasatochi vol. where the magma went up the high level pipe fracture.

Apparently produced pyro flows, awaiting photos with interest.

have a nice day: Ag

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