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4 Small Earthquakes Strike Near Hollister Within Minutes Sunday Morning

The U.S. Geological Survey says a sequence of four earthquakes rattled the Central Coast area of California Sunday morning.

06/07/2015

A block diagrams of a building constructed on a three part foundation system.  (Arx Pax, LLC)

Hovering Homes? Bay Area Tech Company Files Patent To ‘Float’ Buildings During Earthquakes, Floods

A Bay Area company responsible for creating what could be the first functioning hoverboard thinks it now has a way to keep a building from moving during a major earthquake with the very same technology.

06/04/2015

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Magnitude 3.0 Earthquake Hits Hollister Area

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake has struck the Hollister area Wednesday evening.

06/03/2015

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Quake Cluster Strikes Off Northwest Coast Near Oregon

A series of earthquakes ranging in magnitude up to 5.9 have struck off the coast of the Pacific Northwest, but haven’t been strong enough to generate tsunamis, scientists said.

06/02/2015

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Three 5+ Magnitude Earthquakes Hit Oregon Coast In 12 Hours

A third large earthquake struck off the coast of Oregon Monday but officials say no tsunami was triggered.

06/01/2015

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4 Earthquakes Strike Oregon Coast Overnights

Three sizable earthquakes struck off the coast of Oregon Monday but officials say no tsunamis were triggered.

06/01/2015

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Magnitude 3.6 Quake Rattles Southern California Desert Near Coachella

The quake’s magnitude was first reported Sunday as magnitude 4.1 but was reclassified by mid-morning.

05/31/2015

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Two Powerful Earthquakes Did Not Hit Northern California, Automated Quake Alerts Fail USGS, LA Times After Deep Japan Quake

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Two powerful earthquakes, measuring 4.8  and a 5.5 magnitudes did not hit San Simeon and Brooktrails early Saturday morning.  The widespread reports of the quakes are the result of a glitch in […]

05/30/2015

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7.8 Magnitude Quake Strikes Japan Saturday, No Tsunami Risk Due To Quake’s Depth

A strong 7.8 magnitude quake struck the open ocean, 543 miles south of Tokyo early Saturday morning.

05/30/2015

The USGS originally recorded a quake at this location.

USGS, LA Times ‘Quakebot’ Mistakenly Report Magnitude 5.1 Earthquake Near Redding

An earthquake with magnitude of 5.1 was reported but never hit the Redding area overnight.

05/29/2015

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