Magnitude-4.5 Quake Hits Remote North Coast Mountains West Of ReddingThe magnitude-4.5 quake struck Sunday afternoon near the small towns of Hayfork and Mad River.
New Study Indicates Link Between Moon Phases And EarthquakesA new study that says there may be a link between earthquakes and the moon and sun could change the way scientists study tectonic plates.
Quake Rumbles Through Santa Cruz MountainsAn earthquake measuring 3.4 jolted residents in the Santa Cruz Mountains awake Saturday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Playa Site Of Burning Man Rattled By 2nd Magnitude 3.5 Quake In 3 DaysThe epicenter is about 14 miles northeast of Gerlach in a very remote area of the Black Rock Desert.
Dawkins Scores In 83rd, Earthquakes Tie Union 1-1Simon Dawkins scored in the 83rd minute to give the San Jose Earthquakes a 1-1 tie with Philadelphia Union on Saturday.
Earthquake Study Estimates 'Staggering' Potential Losses In Nevada, UtahA new report underscores the urgency to retrofit older brick homes and unreinforced buildings in Utah and Nevada.
Hundreds Dead After Devastating Major Earthquake Strikes EcuadorRescuers pulled survivors from rubble Sunday after the strongest earthquake to hit Ecuador in decades flattened buildings and buckled highways along its Pacific coast.
New USGS Maps Show Earthquakes, Coastal Erosion Could Be Worse Than Previously ThoughtStormy weather over the past few months has had an impact along the California coast that you can’t see from the shore, but scientists taking a close look at some new high resolution maps can, and what they’ve found is cause for concern.
Four Minor Earthquakes Recorded In San JoseThere were at least four mild earthquakes in about an hour Tuesday night in San Jose, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Magnitude 5.1 Earthquake In Northwest Oklahoma Felt In 7 StatesA 5.1 magnitude earthquake shook northwest Oklahoma and the USGS said it was the 3rd-largest temblor recorded in a state where the power and frequency of earthquakes has dramatically increased in recent years.
Obama Orders More Earthquake Resilience For Gov't BuildingsPresident Barack Obama is ordering all new or renovated federal buildings to be equipped with the latest protections against earthquakes.
2 Sharp Offshore Earthquakes Strike Along North CoastTwo moderate earthquakes struck off the Northern California coast Friday afternoon, according to the USGS.