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4 Major Earthquakes Rock Pacific Rim Of Fire, One At 7.1 Magnitude

Two major earthquakes struck Central America within just 24 hours, as two more struck across the Pacific in New Guinea.

04/11/2014

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Small Earthquake Hits Hayward Fault East Of Berkeley

A small earthquake hit along the Hayward Fault in the Berkeley area Sunday afternoon, according to the USGS.

04/06/2014

A damaged house is seen in Arica after a powerful 8.2-magnitude earthquake hit off Chile's Pacific coast. (Christian Jamett/AFP/Getty Images)

Powerful Magnitude 7.8 Aftershock Hits Chile Following Tuesday’s Massive Quake

USGS says powerful 7.8-magnitude aftershock rocks Chile’s northern coast, day after 8.2 quake.

A magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of Chile on Tuesday, killing at least six people.

04/02/2014

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California Failing To Fund Early Warning System That Sensed SoCal Earthquake

California’s early earthquake warning system worked as seismologists hoped it would, giving them notice that a quake was about to strike seconds before the ground in Los Angeles began shaking Monday, but residents didn’t get that warning because the state hasn’t identified a source of funding to build and maintain the system.

03/18/2014

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Earthquake Felt Strongly Across Los Angeles Area

A pre-dawn earthquake rolled across the Los Angeles basin, rattling residents from the San Fernando Valley to Long Beach but causing no reported damage.

03/17/2014

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Small Earthquake Shakes Up South Bay

A small 2.6-magnitute earthquake shook an area near San Jose in Santa Clara County early Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

02/13/2014

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Magnitude 4.2 Earthquake Hits California Central Coast

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 has occurred off the Central California coast.

02/06/2014

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2 Earthquakes Shake South Bay Overnight

Earthquakes of 2.5 and 3.7 magnitudes have struck the Gilroy area in Santa Clara County Monday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

12/02/2013

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3.0 Earthquake Strikes East Bay Near Blackhawk

A 3.0-magnitude earthquake struck an area near Blackhawk in Contra Costa County Sunday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

10/21/2013

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Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Hits Berkeley Area

A 3.2-magnitude earthquake was recorded near Berkeley in Alameda County Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

10/15/2013

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