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M3.5 quake near Sedona is felt locally; preceded by foreshocks

Residents in the Sedona-Flagstaff area report feeling a magnitude 3.5 earthquake that hit about 6 miles north-northeast of Sedona at 2:19 a.m. local time this morning. [Right, orange star marks epicenter. Credit, USGS]Dr. Jeri Young,...Show More Summary

Strong Earthquake in Japan's Nagano Injures Dozens, Topples Homes

Forty-one people were injured during the magnitude 6.8 temblor, but no deaths were reported. Twitter users snapped photos of public transportation gone dark and disheveled supermarkets.

Aftershock felt in Duncan area

Local residents reported feeling an aftershock to the Duncan earthquake on at 7:38 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 21. The USGS posted the location for the event today, with a magnitude of 2.8. This is the first aftershock felt in the area for many weeks. Show More Summary

Fracking blamed for Saturday’s 3.3 magnitude earthquake in Dallas-Ft. Worth area

3 days agoNews : The Raw Story

A light earthquake shook the Dallas-Ft. Worth area of North Texas on Saturday night, leaving no known damage or casualties but stirring concern about the potential of the area’s oil and gas fracking industry to generate seismic activity. The magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck about 9:15 p.m....

6.3 magnitude earthquake hits Sichuan, at least 4 reported dead

3 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

A powerful earthquake with a 6.3 magnitude struck Sichuan province late Saturday afternoon, Sina News reported. At least four have been reported dead, with more than 50 injured and around 25,000 houses damaged. [ more › ]

6.2 earthquake slams central Japan: USGS

4 days agoNews : The Raw Story

A strong 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck central Japan late Saturday, the US Geological Survey said, with Japanese media reporting at least five people were feared trapped under collapsed houses. The quake struck at 1308 GMT, with its epicentre at a depth of 10 kilometres (six miles) in the north...

Earthquake: Epicenter in…Georgia?!?

4 days agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

Yes, you read that correct: an earthquake with a magnitude of 2.5 occurred today in the state of Georgia, with the epicenter located four miles east-southeast of Varnell; eight miles north-northeast of Dalton — the self-proclaimed carpet...Show More Summary

Grand Canyon North Rim quake

A magnitude 2.9 earthquake occurred shortly after noon today on the north side of Grand Canyon. The USGS placed the epicenter about 19 miles northwest of Grand Canyon Village, but Dr. Jeri Young who runs the Arizona Broadband Seismic Network here at AZGS, places it further northeast. Show More Summary

Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near East Quincy

A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Friday morning eight miles from East Quincy, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 7:49 a.m. PST at a depth of 8.7 miles.

4.2 Magnitude Earthquake near San Juan Bautista

What else are you going to call a restaurant situated right on the San Andreas? A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck at 10:26 PM PST tonight about 3 miles south of the town of San Juan Bautista in the Coast Ranges of Central California (the official USGS report is here). Show More Summary

Earthquake: 4.5 quake strikes near San Juan Bautista, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 4.5 earthquake was reported Wednesday evening 2 miles from San Juan Bautista, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:26 p.m. PST at a depth of 3.7 miles.

Japan's 2011 earthquake and nuclear disaster still fracturing families

When the massive magnitude 9 earthquake rumbled through Fukushima prefecture in March 2011, it swelled the seas and shook the earth. But long after the ground stopped trembling, the disaster has continued to fracture families like that of Yoshinobu Segawa.

Earthquake shakes parts of Kansas, Oklahoma

CONWAY SPRINGS, Kan. (AP) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.8 shook parts of Kansas and Oklahoma on Wednesday, the largest since a series of temblors began rattling Kansas a little more than a year ago.

Earthquake shakes parts of Kansas, Oklahoma

last weekNews : The Newsroom

CONWAY SPRINGS, Kan. (AP) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.8 shook parts of Kansas and Oklahoma on Wednesday, the largest since a series of temblors began rattling Kansas a little more than a year ago.

Magnitude 3.0 earthquake strikes near Alturas, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Wednesday evening 38 miles from Alturas, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 9:41 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 9.9 miles.

Magnitude 3.0 earthquake strikes near Alturas, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Wednesday evening 38 miles from Alturas, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 9:41 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 9.9 miles.

Magnitude 4.8 Earthquake Hits Southern Kansas, No Injuries Reported So Far [Breaking]

Citizens of southern Kansas were rattled by an earthquake earlier today, the tremors of which were felt all across the state and certain parts of Oklahoma. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the earthquake measured 4.8 on the Richter scale. Show More Summary

Quake rattles Kansas and Oklahoma Wednesday

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.8 has shaken parts of Kansas and Oklahoma.

Frackquake: 4.8 Magnitude Earthquake Felt Throughout Kansas

While it is unclear if moments ago the Mississippian Lime Play under south Kansas was the first major shale quake to hit Kansas, or this was simply the first yet to be named shale company going Chapter 11, but moments ago the USGS reported...Show More Summary

Earthquake: 4.1 quake strikes near Avalon, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 4.1 earthquake was reported Monday morning 42 miles from Avalon, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 12:42 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6.8 miles.

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