800 Deaths, 18,000 Injuries if Magnitude 7 Earthquake Hits Hayward FaultScientists, emergency managers and others have released a study describing plausible impacts from a hypothetical magnitude 7 earthquake on the Hayward fault
1906 Film Of San Francisco After Quake Found At Flea MarketMore than a century after San Francisco's deadly 1906 earthquake, a film reel with nine minutes of footage capturing the city two weeks after the devastation surfaced at a flea market.
Preliminary Magnitude 6.3 Quake Shakes Off Baja California CoastA preliminary magnitude 6.3 earthquake has hit off the coast of Baja California Friday morning.
Bay Area Jolted By 4.4 Earthquake On Hayward FaultThe quake struck in an area where there has been 30 earthquakes of magnitude between 3-4 over the last decade.
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.