Earthquakes

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Moderate 4.5 Quake Strikes Northwest Corner Of Nevada, Felt Across The Border In California

An earthquake measuring magnitude 4.5 struck the seismically active northwest corner of Nevada, near the California border early Thursday morning.

01/22/2015

A damaged building is seen in Napa, California after earthquake struck the area in the early hours of August 24, 2014. California's governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency Sunday following a strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake that seriously injured three people including a child and ignited fires in the scenic Napa valley wine region. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images

Five Ways To Be Disaster Ready In The Bay Area

It is never too soon to prepare for a disaster. Fortunately, San Francisco Bay Area emergency preparedness resources offer numerous opportunities to plan ahead for disasters or emergencies of any kind.

01/16/2015

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Earthquake Retrofits To Cost Los Angeles Billions, But Funding Source Remains Elusive

The Los Angeles City Council is mulling ways to pay for expensive retrofits of buildings in danger of collapsing during a major earthquake.

01/14/2015

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4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off Coast Of Northern California Near Ferndale

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.3 off the coast of northern California.

01/14/2015

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Twitter Rumbles After Moderate Quake Strikes Off SoCal Coast

A earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 3.9 struck near Catalina Island Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

12/30/2014

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Strong 6.1 Earthquake Shakes Southern Philippines

A strong earthquake shook parts of the southern and central Philippines on Monday, frightening people but causing no serious damage or injuries, officials said.

12/29/2014

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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.

12/18/2014

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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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