The magnitude 2.7 tremor was recorded hitting nine miles north of Morgan Hill and 15 miles south east of San Jose at 8:47 a.m.
The tremor struck at 11:27 a.m. Pacific time along the Nazaca Plate. An initial report suggests it hit at a depth of 10 kilometers.
A magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck the Molucca Sea region Tuesday afternoon.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.5 was recorded Saturday morning in Santa Clara County, according to the USGS.
A magnitude 2.0 earthquake struck right at the surface in Cupertino Wednesday afternoon.
A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck Colombia Tuesday afternoon.
The probability California will experience a magnitude 8 or larger earthquake in the next couple of decades has increased, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
An earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 3.1 struck one mile northeast of San Leandro Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.
An earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 2.6 struck three miles northwest of American Canyon Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.
In serene Sunol Valley, a monumental feat of engineering is just wrapping up.