Seismologists Link Heavy Winter Rain To Increase In EarthquakesThe snow is finally starting to melt after a long, wet winter, which could be creating the perfect breeding-ground for earthquakes.
Southern California Tickled By Tiny Quakes Every 3 MinutesThere's a whole lot of shakin' going on in Southern California — 10 times more than seismologists had thought. But most of those earthquakes are so tiny that no one feels them.
ShakeAlert, CA's 1st Earthquake Warning System, To Be Tested In OaklandThe U.S. Geological Survey and California’s Office of Emergency Management are testing out a new tool that could alert people via cell phone of an impending earthquake in the critical seconds before the shaking begins.
Earthquake Shakes Near Piedmont For Second Morning In A RowAnother earthquake has shaken near Piedmont Thursday morning, the second day in a row in the same area.
Early Morning 3.4 Magnitude Quake Rattles PiedmontThe U.S. Geological Survey says a 3.4 magnitude earthquake rattled the small city of Piedmont in Northern California.
7.0 Earthquake Rocks Buildings In Alaska; No Tsunami Threat In CaliforniaA 6.6 magnitude earthquake has rocked buildings in Anchorage and caused lamp posts and trees to sway, prompting people to run out of offices and seek shelter under office desks.
Light Earthquake Rattles West Side Of San Joaquin ValleyA magnitude-4.0 earthquake rattled the rural west side of the San Joaquin Valley early Tuesday.
4 Small Quakes Rattle Northern California FarmlandFour small earthquakes a few minutes apart shook farmland and wilderness in northern San Benito County, east of Monterey Bay. There are no reports of damages or injuries
Trio Of Powerful Quakes Strike Off Pacific NorthwestA trio of powerful earthquakes, including a magnitude 6.8, struck off the coast of British Columbia late Sunday night.
Earthquake Jolts Monterey Bay Area, No Reports Of DamageA small earthquake shook the Monterey Bay area but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
3.6-Magnitude Quake Near Truckee Felt Across Tahoe RegionA small earthquake was felt across the high country early Thursday morning.
Bill Would Create Statewide Plan For Checking If Buildings Are Earthquake-SafeIf the big one hits tomorrow, Kit Miyamoto says thousands of California buildings would collapse, like they did during Mexico's magnitude-7.2 quake earlier this year.
4.2-Magnitude Quake Hits The GeysersA magnitude-4.2 earthquake has struck Northern California above San Francisco but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
Swarm Of Quakes Shakes El Salvador, Damaging Nearly 200 HomesA swarm of earthquakes shook southern El Salvador on Sunday, damaging nearly 200 homes and touching off small landslides.
Minor 3.3 Magnitude Quake Shakes Bay AreaA minor earthquake has shaken the San Francisco Bay area.