Significant earthquake near San Francisco


A near 6.0 shallow earthquake has occurred northeast of San Francisco at 6:20 am ET.  The quick-look model shows nearly $5 Billion in damage and 2 to 4 million people in the zone of greatest risk.  UPDATE: The full suite of model runs lowered the estimate quite a bit, to between $400 Million and $3 Billion, average around $1 Billion.  Scary place to have an earthquake – could have been much much worse.

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