Earthquakes

California Earthquake generic

UC Berkeley Receives Funding To Boost Early Earthquake Warning System Development

The U.S. Geological Survey has awarded $4 million to four universities in the Pacific Northwest and California to boost the development of earthquake early warning systems.

07/30/2015

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Your Theories & Comments On ‘Earthquake Weather’

Roberta’s recent blog asking the question, “Do You Believe In Earthquake Weather” generated more comments than ever before. Here is a sampling of a few emails she has received.

07/23/2015

San Francisco: Living On Borrowed Time?

USGS Scientist: Major Quake On Hayward Fault Expected ‘Any Day Now’

The fault that produced a 4.0-magnitude earthquake in Fremont early Tuesday morning is expected to produce a major earthquake “any day now” and Bay Area residents should be prepared, a U.S. Geological Survey scientist said.

07/21/2015

San Francisco Earthquake (David Weintraub/Getty)

Is There Such A Thing As Earthquake Weather?

Roberta Gonzales explores the myth behind earthquake weather.

07/21/2015

An earthquake was recorded overnight near Milpitas.

Small Earthquake Strikes Santa Clara-Alameda County Border Overnight

The Magnitude 2.4 earthquake hit at 12:32 a.m. with an epicenter about six miles northeast of Milpitas.

07/13/2015

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Small Quake Near The Geysers Rattles Sonoma County

The U.S. Geological Survey reported a 3.8 magnitude earthquake in Sonoma County Thursday evening.

07/09/2015

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6.2-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off Tonga

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has struck the Pacific nation of Tonga, but no tsunami threat was expected.

07/06/2015

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Strong Earthquake Strikes South Of Tokyo

A strong earthquake has struck off an island chain south of Tokyo, but officials say there is no danger of a tsunami.

06/23/2015

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Remote Bay Area Geysers Important Source Of California Green Energy Also Produce Small Earthquakes

It’s the single largest power-generating operation of its kind on the planet and is an important part of California’s green energy portfolio. But hardly anyone in the Bay Area knows what it is or where it is.

06/16/2015

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Deep Earthquake Rocks Northern Chile; No Damage Reported

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.0 earthquake has struck in far northern Chile. There were no immediate reports of damage and no tsunami warning.

06/10/2015

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