Category: Earthquakes


Kitsap Peninsula earthquake tests early warning system

POSTED 7:53 PM, FEBRUARY 23, 2017, BY TANYA SINKOVITS, UPDATED AT 07:54PM, FEBRUARY 23, 2017     SEATTLE — The 4.2 magnitude earthquake that shook the Kitsap Peninsula Wednesday night allowed the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network...


Deadly Nighttime Earthquake Strikes Philippines

February 11, 2017 9:56 AM     MANILA, Philippines (CBS/AP) — A powerful nighttime earthquake in the southern Philippines killed at least six people and injured more than 120, with officials combing through cracked...


Earthquake: Two minor quakes strike near Redway

2/3/2017   shallow magnitude 3.9 earthquake was reported Friday morning 12 miles from Redway, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 8:13 a.m. PST at a depth of 19.3 miles....


[USGS] Earthquake M 5.8 – 43km S of Guisa, Cuba

M 5.8 – 43km S of Guisa, Cuba 2017-01-17 09:08:01 UTC19.866°N   76.606°W10.0 km depth Credit to / Read More


New California earthquake forecast

RELEASE DATE: MAR 16, 2015 A new long-term earthquake forecast for California by the U.S. Geological Survey revises estimates for the chances of large earthquakes over the next several decades.   The U.S. Geological...


Colombia rocked by strong earthquake

Published March 10, 2015 Colombia was shaken Tuesday by a magnitude-6.6 earthquake, but authorities said they had no reports of casualties or major damage. Officials in Bogota ordered the evacuation of Congress, government ministries...


[USGS] M5.7 – 194km SSE of Atka, Alaska

Event Time 2015-03-07 13:18:24 (UTC) 2015-03-07 07:18:24 (UTC-06:00) in your timezone Times in other timezones Nearby Cities 194km (121mi) SSE of Atka, Alaska 1671km (1038mi) SSE of Anadyr’, Russia 1869km (1161mi) WSW of Anchorage,...


[USGS] 7.0 Quake Strikes Nebe, Indonesia

7.288°S 122.532°E depth=552.3 kmView interactive map Event Time 2015-02-27 13:45:05 (UTC) 2015-02-27 07:45:05 (UTC-06:00) in your timezone Times in other timezones Nearby Cities 131km (81mi) N of Nebe, Indonesia 151km (94mi) NNE of Maumere,...