United States Geological Survey
BRAWLEY, Calif. (AP) — A magnitude-4.1 earthquake near the southeastern end of the Salton Sea has rattled part of Imperial County. The U.S. Geological Survey says the 12:04 p.m. Monday quake was centered five miles […]
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — The magnitude of a Southern California coastal earthquake has been revised upward slightly to 4.8. The U.S. Geological Survey says the 7:38 a.m. Wednesday temblor was centered 3 miles west […]
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.6 has rattled part of the Southern California coast. The U.S. Geological Survey says the 7:38 a.m. Wednesday temblor was centered 3 miles […]
GREENVILLE, Calif. (AP) — An earthquake has struck Northern California’s Plumas County with a preliminary magnitude of 5.7. Rafael Abreau, a geophysicist with the U.S. Geological Survey’s National Earthquake Center, says the temblor struck at […]
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A magnitude-6.5 earthquake struck off the coast of Chile on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but Chilean officials said it was not felt on land and discarded the possibility […]
MARINA DEL REY (CNS) – A magnitude-3.0 earthquake centered one mile southeast of Marina del Rey jolted the Southland today, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The quake struck at 2:08 […]
PASADENA (CNS) – Two small earthquakes struck Ventura County today, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The first temblor struck at 2:05 a.m. at a depth of 13 miles with a magnitude of 3.5, […]
BEIJING (AP) — A 6.9-magnitude earthquake has hit China’s Sichuan province, the site of a massive earthquake in 2008.
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — California’s prototype earthquake warning system is getting a $5 million boost from the federal government. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced the funding in a statement Thursday.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A major earthquake described as the strongest to hit Iran in more than half a century flattened homes and offices Tuesday on both sides of the Iran-Pakistan border, killing at least 46 people in the sparsely populated region.