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Salton Sea swarm currently underway

Debi Kilb and Frank Vernon are monitoring an evolving earthquake swarm that started today south of the Salton Sea. The largest EQ in the swarm, so far, was Mw5.2.  Within an hour of the Mw5.2 EQ, an additional ~175 earthquakes occurred. Swarms are common in this region. This 2021 swarm is spatially nestled between the events from 2005 and 2012 —tending more toward the 2005 locations.

IGPP Virtual Seminar Series 2021: Zhongwen Zhan

IGPP is pleased to invite you to join its Winter 2021 Virtual Seminar Series presentation featuring Caltech's Zhongwen Zhan. Dr. Zhan's talk, "Geophysical Sensing on Submarine Cables: A Cocktail for Two Communities" will be available via Zoom on Tuesday, February 2, 2021, starting at 12:00pm.  The seminar will be hosted on Zoom link here (password = cable).

IGPP Virtual Seminar Series 2021: Ryan Hardy

IGPP is pleased to invite you to join its Winter 2021 Virtual Seminar Series presentation featuring NOAA's Ryan Hardy. Dr. Hardy's talk, "In Pursuit of Geoid Change in Alaska" will be available via Zoom on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, starting at 12:00pm.  The seminar will be hosted on Zoom link here (password = alaska). 

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