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QQ (character from Star Trek the Next Generation)
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QQuery
QQuarterly
QQuake
QQuick (flash; nautical navigation)
QQueensland (Australia)
QCharge (physics)
QTorque
QParcel Post (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
QQuestionable (player's likelihood of participating)
QQwest Communications International Inc. (stock abbreviation, AMEX)
QCardiac Output
QResonance
QQuebec (aviation letter code)
QGlutamine (amino acid)
QDrone (US military aircraft designation; as in Q-3)
QTransistor
QQuintal
QQuartermaster
QQuadrature
QQuaker State (motor oil)
QQuetzalcoatl (the movie Q)
QUnmanned Aerial Vehicle (US Military aerospace vehicle)
QSquall (weather reports)
QQ code (see Radio Operators' Handbook)
QQuaque (Latin: each, every; used in medical prescriptions)
QUnknown Variable
QAphelion Distance (astronomy)
QQu'ran (the Koran)
QQuadrillion BTU (same As Quads)
QMajor Boothroyd (James Bond's armourer)
QFairchild Aircraft Division (US Navy)
QConstant Phase Element (impedance spectra)
QStinson Aircraft Corporation (US Navy)
QSet of Rational Numbers (math)
QBristol Aeronautical Corporation (US Navy aircraft designation)
QElectronic Countermeasures Missions (US Navy)
QQualified/Qualifying
QRanger-Lark Division (US Navy)
QStream flow or discharge (geologic term)
QUnit of Dynamic Pressure
QName of alien character (Star Trek NG and Star Trek Voyager TV program)
QQuality measurement of a tuned circuit in electronics
QPriority rating given to PWs (now 'Total care')
QUS DoT tire speed rating (99 mph)
QSecond Heartbeat Wave
QLong Chromosomal Arm (in humans; refers to autosomes 1-22)
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Iran's deadliest quake in recent years was a 6.6-magnitude tremor that struck the southeast in 2003, decimating the ancient mud-brick city of Bam and killing at least 27,000 people.
The quake hit hours after a magnitude 6.6 struck offshore Western Australia, south of Indonesia.
No injuries were reported from the quake at the time of publication.
He said a 3.0 magnitude earth quake was reported in the Kazungula area on the Zambian side of border.
The more recent quake was much closer to Mexico City, which Hayes said is built on a sedimentary basin.
Test out all the currently available Champions and maps for nine days straight and let us know what you think in the Quake Champions forums.
Indonesia is prone to quake as it sits on a vulnerable quake- hit zone called "the Pacific Ring of Fire."
The Chile quake also caused a swarm of small temblors in Trinidad, Colorado, near wells where wastewater used to extract methane from coal beds had been injected.
QUAKE and Sumitomo have been close technology partners for many years, and we look forward to continuing our relationship with this industry leader.
To determine if the quake clusters in the 1960s and 2000s could be attributed to random chance, the researchers looked at the timing between the world's largest earthquakes-magnitude 8.3 and above-at one-year intervals during the past 100 years.
During one of the quakes, even the mighty Mississippi was diverted; portions near the quake's presumed epicenter flowed backward for at least several hours, and possibly a day or more.
Earlier in the day, a magnitude 4.7 quake was reported at 7:44 a.m.