San Francisco Shares Risk Of Earthquakes With Kansas City, Midwest Fault Known For Magnitude 8 Quakes
As the Giants and Royals prepare to face off in the World Series, both the Bay Area and the Kansas City have one thing in common: a risk of earthquakes.
An offshore earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 shook the California North Coast region near Fortuna early Sunday morning.
In 1989, a gallon of gas was just less than a dollar, the first episode of “The Simpsons” aired on TV, and the first GPS satellites were launched into orbit. Twenty-five years later, GPS is the key to new technology allowing seismologists to warn us when a big quake is about to hit.
Four areas of the San Andreas fault system in the San Francisco Bay Area have accumulated enough energy to produce major earthquakes, a new study finds.
The U.S. Marines kicked off Fleet Week on Monday with a landing of an Osprey aircraft.
To live in California is to deal with earthquakes. Here is a short list of some of the state’s most devastating earthquakes.
A 4.4-magnitude earthquake struck an area of San Benito County and was felt in some parts of Monterey County, according to the USGS.
The USGS said Friday it is “closely tracking” a swarm of hundreds of earthquakes that began Thursday in an area near the Sierra Nevada resort town of Mammoth Lakes.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 has struck Alaska Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
A magnitude 3.7 earthquake shook Southern California Tuesday evening.