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Magnitude 2.5 Quake Rattles Gilroy, Morgan Hill

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.5 was recorded Saturday morning in Santa Clara County, according to the USGS.

03/14/2015

A magnitude 2.0 earthquake struck right at the surface near Cupertino Wednesday. (Source: USGS)

Magnitude 2.0 Earthquake Shakes Right At Surface In Cupertino

A magnitude 2.0 earthquake struck right at the surface in Cupertino Wednesday afternoon.

03/11/2015

Earthquake

Magnitude 6.2 Earthquake Hits Colombia

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck Colombia Tuesday afternoon.

03/10/2015

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Predictions Claim Magnitude 8.0 Plus California Earthquake More Likely In Next 30 Years

The probability California will experience a magnitude 8 or larger earthquake in the next couple of decades has increased, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

03/10/2015

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Magnitude 2.6 Earthquake Rumbles Near American Canyon

An earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 2.6 struck three miles northwest of American Canyon Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

03/10/2015

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USGS: More Data Needed To Assess Any Fracking-Pollution Link

A new study by the U.S. Geological Survey says more data is needed to be able to say for sure if a link exists between unconventional oil and gas development and degraded water quality.

03/04/2015

Jalisco Quake Locator

Strong Magnitude 6.2 Quake Strikes Off West Coast Of Mexico

A strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake off Mexico’s Pacific coast state of Jalisco Sunday morning produced no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

02/22/2015

Magnitude 6 Earthquake

Magnitude 6 Quake Strikes Off Japan Coast

A moderately strong earthquake struck off the northeastern coast of Japan’s Honshu island on Saturday.

02/21/2015

Japan Quake Map

Small Tsunamis Recorded After Magnitude 6.8 Quake Strikes Off Japan Coast

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck off the northeastern coast of Japan early Tuesday (Monday afernoon in the U.S.), triggering minor tsunamis but no reports of major damage or injuries.

02/16/2015

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Magnitude 6.7 Earthquake Strikes South Sandwich Islands Region

A magnitude 6.7 earthquake struck the South Sandwich Islands region Monday afternoon.

02/16/2015

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