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Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Strikes Off New Zealand’s Coast, No Tsunami Threat

There is no widespread tsunami threat after a preliminary magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the Kermadec Islands Region Thursday afternoon.

07/03/2014

Magnitude 7.0 Earthquakes since 2010. (USGS)

Number Of Major Quakes Has Doubled In 2014, But They Likely Aren’t Linked

Does it feel like you’ve been hearing about more major earthquakes than usual lately? You have. In just the last few days, major quakes have hit near Japan, New Zealand and Alaska, and a recent study from the U.S. Geological Survey suggests that the global earthquake rate is on the rise.

07/01/2014

Earthquake

Small Earthquake Rattles California Central Valley

A small earthquake shook parts of San Benito and Monterey Counties in California’s Central Valley Thursday afternoon.

06/26/2014

8.0 Alaska Quake 6-23-2014

USGS Scientist Says Alaska, New Zealand Quakes Might Be Linked

With massive quakes striking off the Alaskan and New Zealand coast Monday, a scientist with the U.S. Geological Survey said he is weighing the possibilities that the two might be connected.

06/23/2014

(USGS)

7.2 Preliminary Magnitude Earthquake Rocks New Zealand

Seismologists recorded a 7.2 preliminary magnitude earthquake that struck New Zealand Monday.

06/23/2014

Quake Locator

3.0 Quake Shakes Union City

The U.S. Geological Survey reported a magnitude 3.0 earthquake Saturday morning less than a mile northeast of Union City.

06/21/2014

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Small Earthquake Shakes Salinas Area

A small earthquake shook an area near Salinas Tuesday evening.

06/10/2014

(USGS)

Double Quakes: 2.8 Magnitude Shakes North Bay East Of Santa Rosa While 3.0 Shakes The Geysers

A small 2.8 magnitude quake shook the North Bay communities of Santa Rosa and Napa at around 5 p.m. Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey seismographs.

06/10/2014

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Magnitude 2.7 Quake Strikes Alameda County

An earthquake with a preliminary of magnitude of 2.7 struck late Monday night near the Alameda County community of Ashland, according to the United States Geological Survey.

06/03/2014

Earthquake

4.1 Earthquake Shakes Humboldt County Coast

A light earthquake rattled an area in Humboldt County Monday afternoon.

06/02/2014

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