A shallow magnitude 4.0 earthquake was reported Monday morning 34 miles from Baker, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 2:21 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 1.2 mile.
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 struck off Samoa in the Pacific Ocean on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, just hours after a major tremor rattled nearby Papua New Guinea.
A tsunami warning has been issued by officials in several countries across the Pacific Ocean after a massive magnitude 7.7 earthquake struck Papua New Guinea early Monday morning. According to the Washington Post, officials have warned several nations about tsunami waves that could affect several countries across the Pacific in the hours to come. Show More Summary
Powerful earthquake hits off of northeast town of Rabaul, and a tsunami warning issued shortly after.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - A major earthquake with a magnitude 7.7 struck off Papua New Guinea on Monday, official monitors said, and a tsunami warning was issued soon after.
Back in 2011 Japan suffered an 8.9 magnitude earthquake off its coast followed by a tsunami, which turned streets into a torrent of raging sea water in just 6 minutes. Nobody wants that […]
SYDNEY (Reuters) - An undersea earthquake measuring 5.9 magnitude struck in Moluccas, Indonesia on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
A shallow magnitude 3.6 earthquake was reported Friday morning 14 miles south of Twentynine Palms in Joshua Tree National Park, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 8:36 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 1.2 mile.
A shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported Friday morning 6 miles from Coalinga, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 6:30 a.m. PDT at a depth of 6.2 miles.
A shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Thursday morning 16 miles from Dana Point, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 11:09 a.m. PDT.
An earthquake hit the northwest suburbs near Lake in the Hills Wednesday evening, authorities said. The U.S. Geological Survey reported a quake of magnitude 2.9 hit about 1-1/4 miles west of Lake in the Hills at 6:08 p.m. USGS data show that if confirmed, it would be the biggest seismic event in the Chicago area since one near a McCook quarry on Nov. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck near Tacna in southern Peru on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said....
A shallow magnitude 3.9 earthquake was reported Monday evening six miles from Greenville, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:36 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 0 miles.
A small earthquake was detected early Sunday in central Virginia, near where the historic 5. 8 magnitude quake was centered in Aug. 2011, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. Sunday’s quake was centered about six miles south southeast of Louisa, Va., and was measured at a magnitude of 2.8. It was roughly half way between Richmond and Charlottesville. Read full article >>
SINGAPORE, March 16 (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck off the Papua New Guinea island of New Britain on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said. The quake struck 6 miles (9 km), northwest of the town of Rabaul, on the northeast tip of New Britain island, it said. Show More Summary
A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported Saturday morning centered on the Twentynine Palms Marine training base in San Bernardino County.
The 9.0 magnitude earthquake that hit Japan in 2011 caused a monstrous tsunami, the power of which the country had never before seen. The disaster completely devastated Japanese infrastructure and took almost 16,000 lives. To this day, families still continue to search for loved ones who went missing. Show More Summary
A new report from the U.S. Geological Survey brings an ominous earthquake forecast. The report indicated that residents of California can expect a greater risk of experiencing an earthquake as strong as magnitude 8.0, and a near certain risk of being shaken by another strong earthquake within the next three decades. Show More Summary
A new U.S. Geological Survey report that shows it is increasingly likely a magnitude 8.0 or greater earthquake will hit California “doesn’t change the bottom line” for the state’s emergency management workers, an agency official say...
After the infamous San Andreas Fault finally gives, triggering a magnitude 9 earthquake in California, a search and rescue helicopter pilot (Dwayne Johnson) and his estranged wife make their way together from Los Angeles to San Francisco to save their