A Christmas Ring of Fire

On this Christmas Eve, the Pacific Plate’s “Ring of Fire” is very active.  In the past 24 hours, several earthquakes with magnitudes M>5.5 have occurred around the Pacific Rim in: Canada, Guatemala, Argentina and Columbia.  These events have all been detected in Spring, TX by #RaspberryShake Station #R5DDF operated by Texas Educational Seismic Project.  Note that different filters have been applied to the seismograms – see the red text in bottom right corner of image for information.

23122019_1547_extractR5DDF_LP1.2_Guat
M5.8 in Guatemala on 12/23/2019 at 15:47 UTC
23122019_1913_1949_2056_extractR5DDF_BP4.0to20.0_Canada
M5.7, M6.0 and M6.0 in Canada on 12/23/2019 at 19:13, 19:49 ad 20:56 UTC
24122019_1643_extractR5DDF_LP2.0_Arg
M6.0 in Argentina on 12/24/2019 at 16:43 UTC
24122019_1903_extractR5DDF_BP0.2to1.2_Columbia
M6.0 in Columbia on 12/24/2019 on 19:03 UTC
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