California has 80 earthquakes in 24 hours: what to prepare for

(ORDO NEWS) — Every time the territory shakes, California residents ask themselves: “What to expect this time?” On April 5, another series of earthquakes occurred near Inglewood. According to experts, there is no need to panic, but it is worth preparing.

The earthquakes in Los Angeles happened in turn, the first – early in the morning (at 4:15). The magnitude of the aftershocks was 2.1, 2.4 and 3 points. All events were concentrated within five kilometers.

The magnitude 4 earthquake was felt throughout South Carolina. Objects began to fall among people in their homes, everyone was definitely not up to sleep. More than 80 earthquakes took place in 24 hours. Don Blakeman of the US Geological Survey sees no impending danger: there are often a large number of earthquakes, but all of them are minor.

Aftershocks in the Inglewood area had a magnitude of no more than two points. Their strength directly depends on the power of the main phenomena. The depth of the blows was 19 km, which is quite deep for California. The standard depth is about 5 km.

There is no need to be afraid of earthquakes; it is necessary to prepare for them with a clear plan of action. Natural events of this kind strongly affect pets, so you need to look closely at them. Often, dogs feel trouble even at the stage of its beginning.


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