Seismic Activity Still Posing Hazard To Napa Years After Big QuakeWednesday marks the second anniversary of the big quake that struck Napa, and seismologists with the USGS say the valley is poised to have more, and possibly stronger quakes.
New CPMC Hospital Using Goo-Filled Walls To Dampen Shaking From EarthquakesMonday’s 4.0 magnitude earthquake was just a taste of what Bay Area faults can do, and engineers building Sutter Health’s new California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco are using technology employed in Japan that could keep the facility open in the event of the “big one.”
Bay Area Company Rolling Out Free Early Earthquake Warning AppA Bay Area company is about to roll out a free earthquake alert app that could give users precious seconds of lead time before the shaking starts.
Magnitude 3.3 Earthquake Shakes San Jose AreaA magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck in San Jose Wednesday afternoon the USGS reported.
Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Shakes Clearlake Area Hours After 4.0 Quake Hits Bay AreaA magnitude 3.2 earthquake hit an area near Clearlake Tuesday evening after a 4.0 magnitude earthquake hit the Fremont area earlier in the morning.
Magnitude 4.4, 4.0 Earthquakes Hit Southern OregonThe U.S. Geological Survey says two earthquakes with magnitudes of 4.4, and 4.0 struck in Oregon Wednesday evening.
Magnitude 5.8 Earthquake Strikes AlaskaThe U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake struck in Alaska, but no tsunami was expected.
Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Strikes Fiji IslandsThe U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake struck in the Fiji Islands region, but a tsunami is not expected.
Magnitude 2.6 Earthquake Hits YountvilleThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.6 earthquake has struck the Yountville area Wednesday afternoon.
Magnitude 3.0 Earthquake Hits Hollister AreaThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake has struck the Hollister area Wednesday evening.
Small Earthquake Rattles Rohnert Park AreaThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.7 earthquake has struck Rohnert Park Monday evening.
Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Hits Southern CaliforniaThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.0 earthquake has struck the Southern California area Wednesday evening.
Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake Strikes Solomon IslandsThe U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands, but no tsunami threat was expected.
Magnitude 2.8 Earthquake Hits On Concord FaultThe U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a magnitude of 2.8 has struck in Concord.
Concord Fault That Saw 3.6 Magnitude Quake Has Potential To Do Major Damage To East BayThe Concord fault that shook to the tune of a 3.6 magnitude earthquake Sunday has the potential to do major damage in the East Bay.