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6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Aegean Sea, Greece

A powerful 6.9 magnitude quake shook the nations of Greece and Turkey overnight, with the most significant shaking felt eleven miles away in Kamariotissa, Greece.

05/24/2014

Image from USGS website showing location of 3.9 earthquake, May 19, 2014. (U.S. Geological Survey)

3.9 Earthquake Rattles San Bernardino County

A 3.9 magnitude earthquake struck an area of Southern California near San Bernardino Monday, according to the U.S. Geologicial Survey.

05/19/2014

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Cluster Of Large Bay Area Earthquakes More Likely Instead Of ‘The Big One’

Earthquake research into scenarios for the next ‘big one’ to hit the Bay Area suggests that the region may by hit by more than one large earthquake within a handful of years instead of a single great earthquake which happens once in a century.

05/19/2014

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Sizeable Quake Strikes In Water Near Philippines

A powerful earthquake struck the Philippines at 6:16 p.m. local time, 2 a.m. here in the Bay Area.

05/15/2014

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Study Shows Central Valley Groundwater Depletion Can Increase Earthquake Risk On San Andreas Fault

Excessive groundwater pumping for irrigation in California’s agricultural belt can stress the San Andreas Fault, potentially increasing the risk of future small earthquakes, a new study suggests.

05/14/2014

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Powerful 6.8 Earthquake Rocks Panama

A powerful earthquake measuring a preliminary 6.8 magnitude rocked Panama overnight according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

05/13/2014

A blue dot on this USGS map pinpoints the location of a strong earthquake Thursday. (USGS)

Magnitude 6.4 Earthquake Strikes West Coast Of Mexico

The quake – originally thought to be magnitude 6.8 – reportedly sent people in Mexico City, with office workers streaming into the streets.

05/08/2014

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California Earthquake Warning System May Hinge On Private Funding

Depending on how close to the epicenter of an earthquake you are, you could get more than a minute warning if California can find the funding for a new early warnings system.

05/07/2014

A seismograph at CBS Boston records the Maine earthquake. (CBS)

17 Hurt As Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Rattles Tokyo

A strong earthquake jolted Tokyo early Monday, rattling windows and nerves though there were no initial reports of major damage. The national broadcaster NHK, citing local authorities, said 17 people were reported injured, some of them from falls as the quake struck.

05/04/2014

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.

04/19/2014

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