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Gilroy Quake Locator

3.4 Magnitude Quake Rattles Area Near Gilroy

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.4 struck near Gilroy Sunday morning.

07/13/2014

This USGS earthquake map records an earthquake off of Japan (USGS)

6.5 Earthquake Rocks Japan Coast; Tsunami Advisory Issued

A strong earthquake has struck off the coast of Japan Friday, prompting a tsunami advisory for Japan coastal regions.

07/11/2014

Big Bear Quakes Map

2 Quakes Shake California Desert Near Big Bear Lake North Of San Bernardino

The USGS reported Saturday morning that 2 quakes measuring 4.6 and 4.4 on the Richter scale shook the region around Big Bear Lake northeast of San Bernardino.

07/05/2014

Papa New Guinea Earthquake

6.6 Preliminary Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Papua New Guinea

A preliminary magnitude 6.6 earthquake has struck in the New Britain Region 120 miles south of Taron, Papua New Guinea.

07/04/2014

Earthquake, New Zealand, Quake, Tsunami, USGS

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

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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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