October 21, 2017

USGS Release: New Simulations of 1811-1812 New Madrid Earthquakes

The US Geological Survey released today new Simulations of the 1811-12 New Madrid Earthquakes, indicating that future large earthquakes in the mid-west and central United States would produce major, prolonged ground shaking.

To see the release and simulations, visit: USGS Release: New Simulations of 1811-1812 New Madrid Earthquakes Show Strong and Prolonged Ground Shaking in Memphis and Little Rock (7/30/2015 2:00:00 PM).