Strong Earthquake Strikes South Of TokyoA strong earthquake has struck off an island chain south of Tokyo, but officials say there is no danger of a tsunami.
6.3-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Off TongaThe U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has struck the Pacific nation of Tonga, but no tsunami threat was expected.
Deep Earthquake Rocks Northern Chile; No Damage ReportedThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.0 earthquake has struck in far northern Chile. There were no immediate reports of damage and no tsunami warning.
4 Earthquakes Strike Oregon Coast OvernightsThree sizable earthquakes struck off the coast of Oregon Monday but officials say no tsunamis were triggered.
7.8 Magnitude Quake Strikes Japan Saturday, No Tsunami Risk Due To Quake's DepthA strong 7.8 magnitude quake struck the open ocean, 543 miles south of Tokyo early Saturday morning.
9.8 Earthquake In YouTube Video, 'San Andreas' Movie Just Fiction, But Science Says 8.0 Increasingly Likely For CaliforniaSeparating fact from fiction, yes, a 9+ magnitude quake or two will hit California in the "San Andreas" movie being released May 29th, yes a 8.0 magnitude quake in California is possible, but no, a planetary alignment has less effect on Earth than the Moon's gravity and there is nearly zero chance of a 9.8 quake happening in California on May 28th or May 29th.
Seismologist Separates Fact From Fantasy In Quake Disaster Movie 'San Andreas'Hollywood's favorite geologic bad guy is back in "San Andreas" -- a fantastical look at California's real seismic threat.
6.8 Quake: 3rd Earthquake In 3 Days Rocks Solomon IslandsThe U.S. Geological Survey says a 6.8 magnitude earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands, <a href="http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us10002b03#general_summary" target="_blank">a day after a 6.0 quake and a 6.9 quake hit the same region.</a>.
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 6.8 Earthquake Hits Near Site Of Deadly 2011 Tsunami, Nuclear MeltdownAn earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 has struck off the coast of Japan, not far from where a 2011 earthquake and tsunami claimed the lives of more than 15,000 people.
Mega Quake Warning In Rumblings Off Japan's Coast Alarms ScientistsScientists say they've recorded low frequency shaking on the ocean floor that could be the result of increasing pressure, similar to what was released during the devastating 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami.
7.2 Earthquake In Papua New Guinea Prompts Tsunami WarningA magnitude 7.2 earthquake rocked Papua New Guinea Thursday morning, generating a temporary tsunami alert for islands in the region.
Undersea Volcano Apparently Erupts Off Oregon Coast, No Tsunami ThreatAn active undersea volcano off the Oregon Coast has apparently begun a new eruption -- an event which was predicted by two scientists months ago.
6.8 Earthquake Rocks New Guinea, 6th Quake Over 6+ Magnitude Since Earth DayA magnitude 6.8 earthquake rocked the South Pacific Friday morning, following an initial quake Thursday of similar strength, triggering a small, localized tsunami risk. This marks the 6th quake to hit the planet in the past 7 days, with the first of the series being on the West Coast just after Earth Day.
6.7-Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Papua New Guinea; Tsunami UnlikelyThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.7 earthquake has struck in Papua New Guinea. No tsunami warning has been issued.