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Hypothetical Earthquake Scenarios: A planning tool for civil authorities

USGS hypothetical earthquake scenario map tool. The US Geological Survey just released an online interactive map tool that showcases earthquake event scenarios for select faults in the contiguous U.S. Their objective: "to convey event locations, rupture areas, and shaking for hypothetical earthquake scenarios." This is a great idea. It provides state, county and local emergency management teams with a much needed tool for planning and informing their communities about the hazards, risks, and likelihood of large magnitude earthquakes.
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