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Pacific Northwest Earthquake Warning System to Get its First Public Test
Government Technology
Using data from the 2001 Nisqually earthquake, centered near Olympia, the computer screen displayed the words “moderate shaking expected” and a countdown clock that started at 13 seconds — the time it actually took the shaking to reach Seattle.

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Thu, Feb 12, 2015
Source: Earthquakes

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Earthquake early warning begins testing in Pacific Northwest
UW Today
The next time a significant earthquake hits in Washington or Oregon, a handful of computers in offices around the region will emit a blaring siren, then a robotic voice will pronounce: “Earthquake. Earthquake. Shaking to begin in… 15 seconds.” The ...

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Thu, Feb 12, 2015
Source: Earthquakes