Earthquakes

Earthquake Sensors in Northern California

West Coast Congress Members Want $16.1M For Early Quake Warning System

Three dozen members of Congress from California, Oregon and Washington are urging full funding of a West Coast earthquake early warning system.

03/24/2015

(USGS)

6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Northern Chile

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.4 earthquake has struck in far northern Chile. There were no immediate reports of damage and no tsunami warning.

03/23/2015

Ty Harden #2 of San Jose Earthquakes is congratulated by teamates after scoring a goal against the Chicago Fire in the first half at Avaya Stadium on March 22, 2015 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

San Jose Earthquakes Inaugurate Avaya Stadium With A Win

Fatai Alashe and Ty Harden scored goals in the first half and the San Jose Earthquakes opened their new stadium with a 2-1 win over the Chicago Fire on Sunday night.

03/23/2015

(USGS)

Magnitude 2.7 Earthquake Strikes North Of Morgan Hill

The magnitude 2.7 tremor was recorded hitting nine miles north of Morgan Hill and 15 miles south east of San Jose at 8:47 a.m.

03/23/2015

A general view of Avaya Stadium prior to an MLS game between the Chicago Fire and San Jose Earthquakes on March 22, 2015 in San Jose.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Avaya Stadium Guide

Avaya Stadium is the new home of the San Jose Earthquakes, debuting for the 2015 Major League Soccer season. The stadium was modeled on European club stadiums and is one of the most technologically-advanced and […]

02/27/2015

Avaya Stadium, San Jose Earthquakes

San Jose Earthquakes Set To Inaugurate Avaya Stadium

The San Jose Earthquakes have been kicking around the South Bay since the 1970’s, but now they finally have a home – Avaya Stadium, the Bay Area’s first soccer-specific facility.

02/25/2015

Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Shakes Island Nation Of Vanuatu

A strong earthquake shook the Oceanian island nation of Vanuatu early Thursday morning.

02/19/2015

(USGS)

Magnitude 2.5 Earthquake Shakes Napa Area

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake struck east of Napa Wednesday morning.

02/18/2015

Japan Quake Map

Small Tsunamis Recorded After Magnitude 6.8 Quake Strikes Off Japan Coast

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck off the northeastern coast of Japan early Tuesday (Monday afernoon in the U.S.), triggering minor tsunamis but no reports of major damage or injuries.

02/16/2015

(USGS)

7.1 Earthquake Strikes Mid-Atlantic On Major Transform Fault

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean Friday morning.

02/13/2015

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