A strong earthquake has struck off the coast of Japan Friday, prompting a tsunami advisory for Japan coastal regions.
A 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit a large area of southern Mexico and Central America Monday. Early reports indicate at least two people are dead and dozens of homes are damaged in Guatemala.
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.
A preliminary magnitude 6.6 earthquake has struck in the New Britain Region 120 miles south of Taron, Papua New Guinea.
Two small quakes occurred Thursday evening near Hollister.
There is no widespread tsunami threat after a preliminary magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the Kermadec Islands Region Thursday afternoon.
The Fourth of July weekend closure of a portion of Interstate 280 in San Francisco begins Wednesday night.
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.
A sizable earthquake has struck deep in the water south of Japan, near the Bonin Islands.
A 3.5 magnitude temblor struck at about 5:50 p.m., off the coast of Marin County.