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GET READY TO SHAKEOUT!

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Mark your calendars! You are invited to join thousands of people who will Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:16 a.m. on October 16th* in the 2014 Great CNMI ShakeOut!

Last year more than 24.8 million people were registered in ShakeOut drills worldwide. Participating is a great way for your family or organization to be prepared to survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes.

If you participated on 10/16 but did not register, it's not too late! You can also register to hold your drill on any day through the end of the year.

* You can hold your drill at any time within 2 weeks of October 16th.

LEARN THE LATEST

How to Participate
Information for individuals, schools and many types of organizations

Who is Participating?
Lists by county, area, & category

ShakeOut Resources
Audio and video broadcasts, manuals, posters, & much more

Share your ShakeOut
Your photos, videos, and stories

Frequently Asked Questions

10:16 a.m. on October 16, 2014

PLAN YOUR DRILL


How to plan your drill & get prepared...

Countdown to ShakeOut for Organizations (PDF)

New! Recommended Earthquake Safety Actions (PDF | RTF)

New! Earthquake Guide for People with Disabilities (PDF | RTF)





CHECK THE STATS


participants and counting!

( worldwide)


Click the map for participant totals
Click to see the number of participants from Other Areas Click to see the number of participants from CNMI

2013 Participants: Over 12,000
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©2014 SCEC Southern California Earthquake Center @ USC
The Great CNMI ShakeOut Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!