U.S. Geological Survey

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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7.6 Magnitude Quake Off Solomon Islands Triggers Tsunami Warning

A tsunami warning was issued Saturday after a magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the Southern Hemisphere.

04/12/2014

Broken bottles and merchandise on the floor of a Big Lots store in Southern California after a 5.1 earthquake, March 28, 2014. (CBS)

Dozens Of Aftershocks After 5.1 Quake Hits SoCal

More than 100 aftershocks have rattled Orange County south of Los Angeles where a magnitude-5.1 earthquake struck Friday.

03/29/2014

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4.2 Earthquake Shakes Off Humboldt County Coast

A magnitude-4.2 undersea earthquake has jiggled communities along California’s far north coast.

12/17/2013

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Small Earthquake Shakes Area Around Milpitas

A small earthquake shook an area near Milpitas Monday morning, according the U.S. Geological Survey.

10/14/2013

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Fewer Geologists Monitoring California Quakes Due To Government Shutdown

California earthquake monitoring may be taking a hit during the partial federal government shutdown. In Menlo Park doors were locked as all but 43 of 8,600 full-time staffed geologists with the U.S. Geological Survey were furloughed.

10/02/2013

People look at sunk boats from a tsunami surge in a harbor on March 11, 2011 in Santa Cruz. (Kim White/Getty Images)

California Tsunami Scenario Would Be A Swamped Economy

If a monster earthquake struck off Alaska’s coast, tsunami waves would rush toward California, swamping the nation’s largest port complex and causing major economic damage.

09/04/2013

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2 Quakes Hit Near Eureka

Two earthquakes rattled the far Northern California coast Saturday morning, but authorities say there are no reports of damage or injuries.

05/18/2013

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Small Earthquake Rumbles Off Daly City Coast

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.7 was reported Friday afternoon off the coast of Daly City, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

03/08/2013

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Small Earthquake Reported In Fairfield

A 3.1-magnitude earthquake was reported Friday morning in Fairfield, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

01/25/2013

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