Earthquake Nearly As Powerful As Nepal’s Strikes Papua New Guinea; No Tsunami Risk To U.S.

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 has struck Papua New Guinea.

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Magnitude 2.8 Earthquake Hits On Concord Fault

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a magnitude of 2.8 has struck in Concord.

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4.3 Earthquake Strikes Off Northern California Coast

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

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Did Sunday’s East Bay Earthquake Rattle Your Nerves? Michigan’s Quake Was Worse

Before the East Bay felt the ground shake during a light earthquake Sunday, people 2,248 miles away in Michigan felt an even larger one.

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Water Line Breaks In Walnut Creek Following Concord Earthquake

A water main ruptured in Walnut Creek Sunday afternoon, spewing water into an intersection roughly four miles from the epicenter of an earthquake in Concord.


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Magnitude 3.9 Quake Rattles Buildings Across Los Angeles Basin

A small earthquake has rattled the greater Los Angeles area, shaking buildings and waking residents. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.



6.8 Earthquake Rocks New Guinea, 6th Quake Over 6+ Magnitude Since Earth Day

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake rocked the South Pacific Friday morning, following an initial quake Thursday of similar strength, triggering a small, localized tsunami risk. This marks the 6th quake to hit the planet in the past 7 days, with the first of the series being on the West Coast just after Earth Day.


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Double Quakes On San Andreas Fault Send Quivers Through Marin Coast

Double earthquakes registering a 2.2 and 2.4 magnitude gently shook the Marin coast along the San Andreas fault Thursday evening.


A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck Papua New Guinea April 30. (USGS)

6.7-Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Papua New Guinea; Tsunami Unlikely

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.7 earthquake has struck in Papua New Guinea. No tsunami warning has been issued.


Fiji/Tonga area earthquake (U.S. Geological Survey)

6.2 Earthquake Rattles Fiji Islands

(CBS SF) — A strong earthquake shook the Fiji Islands and the area northeast of New Zealand Tuesday. The 6.2 magnitude quake struck at 8:39 a.m. Pacific time about 18 miles south of Fiji’s Ndoi […]