9.8 Earthquake In YouTube Video, ‘San Andreas’ Movie Just Fiction, But Science Says 8.0 Increasingly Likely For California
Separating fact from fiction, yes, a 9+ magnitude quake or two will hit California in the “San Andreas” movie being released May 29th, yes a 8.0 magnitude quake in California is possible, but no, a planetary alignment has less effect on Earth than the Moon’s gravity and there is nearly zero chance of a 9.8 quake happening in California on May 28th or May 29th.
Review the disaster film, “San Andreas,” starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.
Hollywood’s favorite geologic bad guy is back in “San Andreas” — a fantastical look at California’s real seismic threat.
On Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey initially reported an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.0 at 2:13 p.m. That quake was later downgraded to a 3.6 by the USGS. It was centered a mile south of Concord, along the Concord fault.
The Concord fault that shook to the tune of a 3.6 magnitude earthquake Sunday has the potential to do major damage in the East Bay.
Double earthquakes registering a 2.2 and 2.4 magnitude gently shook the Marin coast along the San Andreas fault Thursday evening.
The U.S. Geological Survey says two magnitude 4.0-plus earthquakes have struck on the California-Mexico border.
The Bay Area disaster film starring “The Rock” goes viral on YouTube…
Be advised of closed streets in the SOMA due to filming at AT&T Park…
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – San Francisco is getting a visit from Hollywood this week, but not everyone is happy about it. On Tuesday, film crews will begin shooting the movie ‘San Andreas’ near Fisherman’s […]