Earthquakes To Increase In 2018 As Earth’s Rotation Slows, Scientists PredictGeologists have unveiled an ominous forecast for the planet in 2018 as the number of devastating earthquakes is predicted to rise. Scientists are blaming the spike in seismic activity on Earth’s slowing rotation.
Magnitude 4.7 Earthquake Strikes Monterey CountyA magnitude 4.7 earthquake that struck Monterey County late Monday morning was felt in parts of the Bay Area, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Shakes Costa RicaAn 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Costa Rica on Sunday night, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.
Powerful Earthquake On Iran-Iraq Border Kills More Than 140 A powerful earthquake shook the Iran-Iraq border late Sunday, killing more than 140 people and injuring 860 in Iran alone, state media there said.
Expert: It's Just A Matter Of Time Until Mexico City-Magnitude Quake Hits SacramentoJust back from Mexico City’s quake zone, noted international earthquake expert Dr. Kit Yamamoto has a word of warning for his adopted hometown of Sacramento.
Another Earthquake, Magnitude 6.1, Shakes Jittery MexicoThe U.S. Geological Survey said the new, magnitude 6.1 temblor was centered about 11 miles (18 kilometers) south-southeast of Matias Romero in the state of Oaxaca, which was the region most battered by a magnitude 8.1 quake on Sept. 7.
Deadly 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits MexicoThe U.S. Geological Survey says it calculates the earthquake that struck central Mexico as magnitude 7.1.
Small Quake Prompts Hollywood, L.A. To Light Up TwitterA small earthquake with an epicenter just outside Los Angeles has gotten people in southern California talking on social media.
Mexico Earthquake Death Toll Rises To 58A powerful earthquake shook all the way to Mexico's capital city, causing people to flee swaying buildings and knocking out lights to part of the city.
Small Quake Rattles Inland Southern CaliforniaA small earthquake has rattled an inland area of Southern California.
Two Moderate Earthquakes Strike Near California-Nevada BorderThe USGS reports the first quake was a magnitude-5.8 that hit at 12:18 a.m. on Wednesday. The second quake came four minutes later, measuring at a magnitude of 5.7.
7.7 Magnitude Quake Hits Near Solomon IslandsA big earthquake struck in the Solomon Islands Thursday morning and authorities are trying to determine if there is any tsunami threat.