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Big Bear Quakes Map

2 Quakes Shake California Desert Near Big Bear Lake North Of San Bernardino

The USGS reported Saturday morning that 2 quakes measuring 4.6 and 4.4 on the Richter scale shook the region around Big Bear Lake northeast of San Bernardino.

07/05/2014

Papa New Guinea Earthquake

6.6 Preliminary Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Papua New Guinea

A preliminary magnitude 6.6 earthquake has struck in the New Britain Region 120 miles south of Taron, Papua New Guinea.

07/04/2014

Seismometer

2 Small Quakes Rattle Central California

Two small quakes occurred Thursday evening near Hollister.

07/03/2014

Earthquake, New Zealand, Quake, Tsunami, USGS

Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Strikes Off New Zealand’s Coast, No Tsunami Threat

There is no widespread tsunami threat after a preliminary magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the Kermadec Islands Region Thursday afternoon.

07/03/2014

Crews working on the Interstate Highway 280 retrofit Memorial Day weekend. (CBS SF)

July Fourth Weekend Shutdown Of Stretch Of I-280 Begins Wednesday Night

The Fourth of July weekend closure of a portion of Interstate 280 in San Francisco begins Wednesday night.

07/02/2014

Magnitude 7.0 Earthquakes since 2010. (USGS)

Number Of Major Quakes Has Doubled In 2014, But They Likely Aren’t Linked

Does it feel like you’ve been hearing about more major earthquakes than usual lately? You have. In just the last few days, major quakes have hit near Japan, New Zealand and Alaska, and a recent study from the U.S. Geological Survey suggests that the global earthquake rate is on the rise.

07/01/2014

A USGS map records a quake near the Bonin Islands (USGS)

Magnitude 6.2 Earthquake Strikes South Of Japan

A sizable earthquake has struck deep in the water south of Japan, near the Bonin Islands.

06/30/2014

Seismometer

3.2 Magnitude Quake Strikes Off The Coast Of Marin County

A 3.5 magnitude temblor struck at about 5:50 p.m., off the coast of Marin County.

06/28/2014

Earthquake

Small Earthquake Rattles California Central Valley

A small earthquake shook parts of San Benito and Monterey Counties in California’s Central Valley Thursday afternoon.

06/26/2014

A propogation map shows the likely path of a tsunami from the June 23, 2014 Alaska earthquake. (NOAA)

West Coast Tsunami Threat Being Assessed After 8.0 Alaska Earthquake

The threat of a tsunami in California and the west coast was still being assessed Monday afternoon following an 8.0 earthquake off Alaska’s Aleutian Islands, according to officials.

06/23/2014

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