USGS To Set Off Multiple Blasts Along Hayward Fault To Study Seismic ConnectionsResearchers with the U.S. Geological Survey have come up with a bang-up experiment to see if the Hayward Fault has dangerous connections to other East Bay faults.
Hundreds Dead After Devastating Major Earthquake Strikes EcuadorRescuers pulled survivors from rubble Sunday after the strongest earthquake to hit Ecuador in decades flattened buildings and buckled highways along its Pacific coast.
Magnitude 5.1 Earthquake In Northwest Oklahoma Felt In 7 StatesA 5.1 magnitude earthquake shook northwest Oklahoma and the USGS said it was the 3rd-largest temblor recorded in a state where the power and frequency of earthquakes has dramatically increased in recent years.
2 Sharp Offshore Earthquakes Strike Along North CoastTwo moderate earthquakes struck off the Northern California coast Friday afternoon, according to the USGS.
Magnitude 6.8 Earthquake Hits Alaska, 1 Home ExplodesThe earthquake struck about 1:30 a.m. Alaska time and was centered 53 miles west of Anchor Point in the Kenai Peninsula, which is about 160 miles southwest of Anchorage.
Small 2.8 Magnitude Quake Hits South Of GilroyThe 2.8 magnitude temblor hit roughly 3 miles south of Gilroy at 12:23 p.m.
4.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Northwest Nevada, 3rd Recent 4+ Quake To Strike Swarm-Prone RegionThe U.S. Geological Survey reports that a 4.2-magnitude earthquake hit the northwest corner of Nevada on Saturday night — the third earthquake above magnitude 4 to hit the region in the past 10 months.
Back-To-Back Earthquakes Strike Coast Range Northeast Of Willits - 3rd Such Quake In Two DaysTwo shallow earthquakes were reported Saturday morning 22 miles from Rancho Tehama Reserve in the eastern Coast Range west of Orland, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Magnitude 3.7 Quake Shakes Mammoth Lakes in Eastern SierraThe U.S. Geological Survey reported a 3.7-magnitude earthquake near Mammoth Lakes in the eastern Sierra Nevada mountains of Northern California.
Small Offshore Quake Rattles San Francisco And North BayThe U.S. Geological Survey reported a 3.3-magnitude earthquake off the coast of San Francisco Sunday afternoon.
Mega Quake Warning In Rumblings Off Japan's Coast Alarms ScientistsScientists say they've recorded low frequency shaking on the ocean floor that could be the result of increasing pressure, similar to what was released during the devastating 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami.
San Jose Earthquakes Inaugurate Avaya Stadium With A WinFatai Alashe and Ty Harden scored goals in the first half and the San Jose Earthquakes opened their new stadium with a 2-1 win over the Chicago Fire on Sunday night.