Has anyone EVER seen the USGS raise an earthquake, instead of downgrading every single quake?
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01/08/2013 09:46 PM
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Yes!!! I've seen USGS raise the magnitude of an earthquake. I forget which one, though, but it has happened and it was definitely other than the scale change you mentioned. It's rare, but they have.
Last Edited by CuriousSeeker on 01/08/2013 09:47 PM
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