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Earthquake

Gilroy Quake Locator

3.4 Magnitude Quake Rattles Area Near Gilroy

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.4 struck near Gilroy Sunday morning.

07/13/2014

This USGS earthquake map records an earthquake off of Japan (USGS)

6.5 Earthquake Rocks Japan Coast; Tsunami Advisory Issued

A strong earthquake has struck off the coast of Japan Friday, prompting a tsunami advisory for Japan coastal regions.

07/11/2014

Tweet from the Guatemala Firefighter Department: Damage to infrastructure in San Pedro Sacatepequez, San Marcos. @CBMDEPTAL continues to monitor the situation.

Massive 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Mexico-Guatemala Border; 3 Dead

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.

07/07/2014

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

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