A powerful earthquake has struck off the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage, but a tsunami warning was in effect.
With a network of sensors spread across the UC Berkeley campus, scientists are hoping to get a clear picture — and sounds — of the Hayward Fault’s next big move.
A massive 7.2 quake rocked Acapulco and Mexico City, shaking buildings hundreds of miles away.
Although no survivors were present, a crowd of about 150 people marked the 108th anniversary of the great San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906 early Friday morning at Lotta’s fountain on Market Street.
Friday marks 108 years since the most devastating disaster in Bay Area history. Sirens wailed at 5 a.m. as a remembrance, but the two remaining survivors were unable to show up this year. Events continue around the city.
A tsunami warning was issued Saturday after a magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the Southern Hemisphere.
Two major earthquakes struck Central America within just 24 hours, as two more struck across the Pacific in New Guinea.
A small earthquake hit along the Hayward Fault in the Berkeley area Sunday afternoon, according to the USGS.
The U.S. Geological Survey reported a magnitude 3.7 earthquake Thursday evening around 6 miles east-northeast of Yountville.
A small earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 1.1 struck this morning along the San Andreas Fault near Woodside, Redwood City, San Carlos, and Belmont.