User talk:Mikenorton

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Your place or mine ...?

I generally prefer unbroken discussions. If you leave a comment for me here, I will most likely respond to it here — my talk page — as an effort to keep the entire conversation in one place. Similarly, if I leave a comment on your talk page, please respond to it there.

At the same time, feel free to send an alert to me on this page about a comment you have left elsewhere.

Thank you!


Hello, Mikenorton, and welcome to Wikipedia! Thank you for your contributions. I hope you like the place and decide to stay. Here are some pages that you might find helpful:

I hope you enjoy editing here and being a Wikipedian! Please sign your name on talk pages using four tildes (~~~~); this will automatically produce your name and the date. If you need help, check out Wikipedia:Questions, ask me on my talk page, or place {{helpme}} on your talk page and someone will show up shortly to answer your questions. Again, welcome!  Wow youve been doing all that editing in an important area and no one has said g'day (saw your work on Perth basin) anyway looks like youre doing well! SatuSuro 10:44, 17 October 2006 (UTC)

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Much thanks[edit]

Thank you so much for your help at Mary Kessell. I left last night with the intention of making additional corrections today and was pleasantly surprised to see it in the queue (thanks to your work). Much appreciated. All the best, France3470 (talk)

Thanks for fixing my mistake[edit]

Hi, thanks for fixing my accidental mistake on removing the Category:Megathrust earthquakes from the Megathrust earthquake article, I was actually intending to do that for another article that didn't belong in the category and accidentally did so for the article. My mistake. Stormchaser89 (talk) 011:19, 5 May 2015 (UTC

Source for Hitchcock 1823?[edit]

You recently edited the history section of Paleontology in Connecticut to say that Hitchcock's research on Connecticut paleobotany was published in 1823. My source said 1822. Do you have a better source for this date? Abyssal (talk) 13:29, 28 September 2015 (UTC)

I'm assuming that it's this paper, which was read in 1822, but published in 1823. Maybe this isn't the research being referred to, in which case I'm happy to see it changed back. Mikenorton (talk) 13:34, 28 September 2015 (UTC)

The 2015 South Asia earthquake 26 October 2015[edit]

The recent The 2015 South Asia earthquake, was more than 8.5 as reported by Pakistan Meteorological department, kindly see and then confirm and later add it if it qualifies for it. thanksJogi 007 (talk) 11:32, 26 October 2015 (UTC)

They give the magnitude as 8.1 [1], so nowhere near powerful enough to make it onto that list. Other agencies have it as M7.5. Mikenorton (talk) 11:45, 26 October 2015 (UTC)

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