Earthquakes

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New $113M Peninsula Groundwater Project To Help Millions Of Bay Area Residents During Drought, Major Earthquake

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission reached an agreement Tuesday night with two San Mateo County cities and a San Jose-based water company that is expected to benefit 2.6 million Bay Area residents, SFPUC officials announced Wednesday.

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Seismometer

Rain Or Shine, The Idea Of ‘Earthquake Weather’ Is Shaky Science With A Hint Of ‘Maybe’

The notion that certain kinds of weather can lead to increased seismic activity isn’t new. But is there any scientific evidence to support it?

12/12/2014

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Magnitude 4.3 Earthquake Strikes Northern California Coast Near Eureka

A shallow undersea earthquake hit off the coast of Northern California Thursday.

12/04/2014

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3.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Yountville, Sonoma In Napa County

A small earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 3.1 struck Napa County Thursday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

11/27/2014

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Strong 6.8 Magnitude Quake Strikes Off Indonesia Coast; Tsunami Unlikely

A powerful earthquake struck off the coast of northern Indonesia late Wednesday, but officials said a tsunami was unlikely.

11/26/2014

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Swarm Of Small Earthquakes Rattle San Benito & Contra Costa Counties

Several small earthquakes shook San Benito County and the East Bay early Thursday morning.

11/20/2014

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SoCal Company Begins Marketing First Personal Earthquake Warning Device

By now you may have heard that voice that warns earthquake researchers of coming quakes, but in the future the heads up may be coming out of your own phone.

11/14/2014

EARTHQUAKE

4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Northern Nevada

An earthquake registering a magnitude of 4.1 struck the northwest corner of Nevada near the borders of Oregon and California Wednesday morning.

11/12/2014

(USGS)

Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Strikes Off New Caledonia Coast

A strong earthquake has struck off New Caledonia in the southwest Pacific Ocean Monday morning.

11/10/2014

Seismometer

Earthquake Shakes Cupertino Early Saturday Morning

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.9 shook a section of Cupertino early Saturday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

11/08/2014

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