A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Thursday evening seven miles from Rio Dell, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 6:07 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 13.7 miles.
British Columbia Oil and Gas Commission says 4.4 magnitude quake 'triggered by fluid hydraulic fracturing'.
An earthquake occurred early Wednesday in southeast Japan, according to Japan Meteorological Agency.
It's not the size of the earthquake, so much as its rate of oscillation that determines the extent of injuries and damage, suggest two scientific papers published this week. Following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake near Kathmandu in April, experts the of
A 5.2-magnitude quake took place 67 kilometers to the southwest of the port city of Acajutla, the USGS said.
A shallow magnitude 4.0 earthquake was reported Saturday morning 10 miles from Mammoth Lakes, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 6:34 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 4.3 miles.
An adorable pair of sleeping Shih Tzus named Gus and Gizmo were rudely awakened just seconds before a magnitude 4.0 earthquake hit the San Francisco Bay Area on August 17 at 6:49 AM. Their human Ashley Guerin captured their startled reaction through her Nest Cam. I posted my Nest Cam footage on Twitter of my […]
The state recorded its 587th earthquake of 3.0 magnitude or higher early this week, breaking the previous record of 585. The post Oklahoma Has Had More Earthquakes So Far In 2015 Than It Did In All Of 2014 appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Ventura and Oxnard in California could be vulnerable to the effects of a local earthquake-generated tsunami, according to computer models used by seismologists. According to their 3-D models, a magnitude 7.7 earthquake on faults located...Show More Summary
A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported Wednesday morning 18 miles from Soledad, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 4:39 a.m. PDT at a depth of 5.6 miles.
KTVU-Oakland weatherman Steve Paulson was mid-forecast as a magnitude 4.0 earthquake hit Oakland early this morning. (Thanks, Matthew!)
KTVU KTVU’s Steve Paulson was live on air when a 4.0 magnitude earthquake hit east Bay Area in California on Monday morning. Paulson braced himself during the quake but pulled it together pretty quickly once things settled down. The clip reminded me of another time broadcast journalists were on live when a quake hit. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Geological Survey on Monday reported a magnitude 5.9 earthquake off the coast of Yemen. The tremor took place about 128 miles northwest of Socotra Island, Yemen, according to USGS.
A magnitude 4.0 earthquake was reported Monday morning in Piedmont, Calif., near Oakland, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Good morning, Bay Area! That's what the Hayward Fault appeared to be saying, as it rocked those of us who were lingering in bed out of it with a 4.0 magnitude quake at 6:49 this morning. [ more › ]
The San Francisco Bay Area was rattled by a 4.0 magnitude earthquake on Monday morning, the United States Geological Survey reported, although there were no immediate reports of major damage or injuries. The Oakland Police Department said on its Twitter account that calls had flooded in after the tremor, but no one was reported to have been hurt or injured.
The 1906 San Francisco earthquake struck the coast of Northern California at 5:12 a.m. on April 18 with a moment magnitude of 7.8 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of XI (Extreme). Devastating fires broke out in the city that lasted for several days. Show More Summary
The explosions that devastated Tianjin yesterday were so powerful, they registered as seismic activity by China’s National Earthquake Network. And the “quakes” geophysicists saw don’t even begin to capture the magnitude of the blasts. Read more...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.6 struck the Solomon Islands archipelago in the Pacific Ocean, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Wednesday.
A 5.5 magnitude earthquake has occurred on Tuesday night in eastern Indonesia.