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New Guinea Quake

Strong Earthquake Strikes Off Papua New Guinea, Tsunami Warning Issued

A powerful earthquake has struck off the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage, but a tsunami warning was in effect.

4 hours ago

(USGS)

7.2 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Acapulco, Mexico, Shakes Buildings In Capital

A massive 7.2 quake rocked Acapulco and Mexico City, shaking buildings hundreds of miles away.

04/18/2014

San Francisco: Living On Borrowed Time?

Remembering The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake On April 18th

Friday marks 108 years since the most devastating disaster in Bay Area history. Sirens wailed at 5 a.m. as a remembrance, but the two remaining survivors were unable to show up this year. Events continue around the city.

04/18/2014

Earthquake

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

San Francisco: Living On Borrowed Time?

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

Earthquake

Very Small Earthquake On The San Andreas Fault Shakes Woodside, Redwood City

A small earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 1.1 struck this morning along the San Andreas Fault near Woodside, Redwood City, San Carlos, and Belmont.

04/03/2014

A Look Back At 2011: Bay Area & The World

Fault System Off West Coast Poses Greater Mega Quake Risk Than San Andreas

The Cascadia fault system, which sits about 100 miles off shore, runs from California to Vancouver. The subduction zone is believed to have caused a 9.0 earthquake in 1700, the largest known quake ever to have hit the lower 48 states.

04/02/2014

(SUTANTA ADITYA/AFP/Getty Images)

Small Earthquake Shakes Area North Of Clear Lake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.1 rattled an area of Lake County north of Clear Lake, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

04/02/2014

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)

‘Big One’ Still Predicted After Magnitude 8.2 Chile Earthquake

But Tuesday night’s quake, which would have been the 2nd largest ever to hit the lower 48 states if it struck along our coast, was not the big one seismologists are expecting.

04/02/2014

Broken bottles and merchandise on the floor of a Big Lots store in Southern California after a 5.1 earthquake, March 28, 2014. (CBS)

4.1 Earthquake Aftershock Shakes Southern California

A magnitude-4.1 aftershock has rattled parts of Southern California where a moderate quake occurred the day before.

04/01/2014

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