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Magnitude 2.7 Earthquake Strikes Near East Bay Refineries

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.7 earthquake has struck in the north East Bay.

04/14/2015

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Double Earthquakes On San Andreas Fault Rock California-Mexico Border

The U.S. Geological Survey says two magnitude 4.0-plus earthquakes have struck on the California-Mexico border.

04/08/2015

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7.0+ Magnitude Mega-Quake Possible In Berkeley Hills As Seismic Movement Links Calaveras, Hayward Faults

Seismologists now believe the Hayward Fault is actually a branch of the Calaveras Fault, meaning the faults have a much greater destructive potential in the case of a simultaneous rupture, potentially triggering a tremor stronger than the 1989 disaster.

04/02/2015

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Predictions Claim Magnitude 8.0 Plus California Earthquake More Likely In Next 30 Years

The probability California will experience a magnitude 8 or larger earthquake in the next couple of decades has increased, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

03/10/2015

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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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String Of 4 Small Earthquakes Hit East Bay In Concord Area

A series of four earthquakes registering a preliminary magnitude range of 1.4 to 2.0 struck near Concord Sunday afternoon and Monday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

12/22/2014

Nicholas George looks under a buckled highway just outside of Napa, California after earthquake struck the area in the early hours of August 24, 2014. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

UC Davis Scientists Say Next Napa Earthquake Could Be Much Bigger, More Destructive

The next earthquake in the Napa Valley could be much stronger than the magnitude 6 quake that shook the region in August, according to preliminary research from the University of California at Davis.

12/19/2014

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Report Says Active Earthquake Fault Running Through Site Of Hollywood’s Largest Planned Development

The project includes 39-story and 35-story skyscrapers that would dwarf existing buildings.

11/06/2014

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Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Strikes Mammoth Lakes Area

A earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 struck near Mammoth Lakes Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

10/12/2014

A pedestrian walks by a mobile home that shifted off of its foundation at a mobile home park following a reported 6.0 earthquake on August 24, 2014 in Napa. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lawrence Livermore Lab Seismologists To Run Simulation Of Napa Earthquake Using Supercomputers

Seismologists at the Lawrence Livermore Lab will use their supercomputers to simulate detailed ground motion from last month’s earthquake in Napa.

09/09/2014

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