An offshore earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 shook the California North Coast region near Fortuna early Sunday morning.
The USGS said Friday it is “closely tracking” a swarm of hundreds of earthquakes that began Thursday in an area near the Sierra Nevada resort town of Mammoth Lakes.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 has struck Alaska Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
A powerful earthquake hit Peru Sunday afternoon.
A swarm of small earthquakes hit Central California Monday, according to the U.S. Geological Service.
Two small earthquakes less than a minute apart shook part an area near GilroyTuesday afternoon.
States where hydraulic fracturing is taking place have seen a surge in earthquake activity, raising suspicions that the unconventional drilling method could be to blame, especially the wells where the industry disposes of its wastewater.
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The World Cup and Team USA’s participation in the tournament is coming just at the right time for the San Jose Earthquakes.
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.
Behind a sturdy, rusted door, scrawled with ‘Don Not Enter’ signs lies the key to learning more about the Hayward Fault. What’s known as the Lawson Adit actually looks like a dungeon for naughty Cal students.