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Zach Lifton

Zach Lifton

Will the earthquakes in Central Idaho cause the Yellowstone volcano to erupt?

By: - November 29, 2021

Seismic activity in central Idaho has been elevated for the past 20 months. These earthquakes are aftershocks of a Magnitude 6.5 earthquake that occurred on March 31, 2020—a classic example of a mainshock-aftershock sequence! The magnitude (Mw) 6.5 earthquake near Stanley, Idaho, on March 31, 2020, was the second largest earthquake recorded in Idaho. Fortunately, it […]