Quakes

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Rain Or Shine, The Idea Of ‘Earthquake Weather’ Is Shaky Science With A Hint Of ‘Maybe’

The notion that certain kinds of weather can lead to increased seismic activity isn’t new. But is there any scientific evidence to support it?

12/12/2014

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Strong 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Panama Early Monday, No Tsunami Threat

A strong earthquake measuring a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 struck just offshore of Punta De Burica, Panama early Monday morning.

12/08/2014

EARTHQUAKE

4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Northern Nevada

An earthquake registering a magnitude of 4.1 struck the northwest corner of Nevada near the borders of Oregon and California Wednesday morning.

11/12/2014

Seismometer

Earthquake Shakes Cupertino Early Saturday Morning

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.9 shook a section of Cupertino early Saturday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

11/08/2014

6.9 Quake Near Fiji

Magnitude 6.9 Quake Strikes Between Fiji And Tonga In South Pacific

An earthquake with magnitude 6.9 occurred near Ndoi Island, Fiji, about 200 miles from Nuku’alofa, Tonga just before noon Pacific Daylight Time, on Saturday.

11/01/2014

(CBS)

Chile Warned Of Tsunami After Magnitude 6 Quake Strikes South Pacific Near Easter Island

A strong earthquake far off the coast of Chile has prompted authorities to warn of a possible tsunami risk for South American towns along the Pacific.

11/01/2014

Quake Locator

Offshore 4.2 Magnitude Quake Shakes North Coast

An offshore earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 shook the California North Coast region near Fortuna early Sunday morning.

10/19/2014

Mammoth Lakes Quake Swarm

USGS ‘Closely Tracking’ Earthquake Swarm In Mammoth Lakes Volcanic Area

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.

09/27/2014

EARTHQUAKE

6.2 Earthquake Shakes Area Northwest Of Anchorage, Alaska

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 has struck Alaska Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

09/25/2014

Earthquake

Magnitude 7.0 Earthquake Hits Peru Hours After Napa Quake

A powerful earthquake hit Peru Sunday afternoon.

08/24/2014

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