NASA Gets Closer to Earthquake Prediction
Monday, June 22, 2009
California Scientists are getting closer to predicting when a giant earthquake may strike California. A new NASA radar project will map over 500-miles of the San Andreas fault. The results will show the stress on California's fault by collecting GPS data and satellite pictures. Earlier stress studies show part of the Imperial Valley is overdue for a large quake. The U.S. Geological Survey says a Salton Sea megaquake would rupture the San Andreas Fault.
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