Post Profile

The San Andreas fault has a companion

A previously undetected fault has been found along the Salton Sea in California, easing fears a swarm of 200 small earthquakes last week would trigger a larger quake on the southern San Andreas Fault. The newly mapped Salton Trough Fault runs parallel to the San Andreas Fault, and Valerie Sahakian,...
read more


Related Posts

New fault discovered in earthquake-prone Southern California region

Academics / Chemistry : EurekAlert: Chemistry

(University of California - San Diego) A swarm of nearly 200 small earthquakes that shook Southern California residents in the Salton Sea area last week raised concerns they might trigger a larger earthquake on the southern San Andr...

Earthquake Watch: Swarm Of Tremors Near San Andreas Prompts SoCal Warning

News : The Inquisitr - News

More than 200 tremors have been recorded along the San Andreas Fault line near the Salton Sea since Monday September 26, and the U.S. Geological Survey has issued an earthquake advisory for Southern California. The earthquake warnin...

Worrying new fault line discovered in California valley

News : USAToday: News

New fault line runs along edge of the Salton Sea parallel to the San Andreas Fault.        

Chance of massive San Andreas earthquake next week is disturbingly high

Lifestyle / Fashion : AOL: Style

A swarm of small earthquakes along the notorious San Andreas fault has increased Southern California's risk for a major one. No one really felt the more than 200 tiny quakes that rumbled under the Salton Sea earlier this week. Still...

Should you be freaking out about ‘The Big One’ earthquake annihilating Southern California?

News : The Raw Story

A recent “swarm” of small earthquakes along one of California’s fault lines has touched off fears that the state is headed for a catastrophic “killer quake” that will kill thousands, displace millions and cost billions. Scientific A...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC