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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 2.9 – 2km NNW of The Geysers, California

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-03-26 19:00:27 UTC
2015-03-26 12:00:27 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
38.795°N 122.766°W
Depth
1.74 km (1.08 mi)

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 1:27 am

M 4.5 – 124km S of Habibola, Indonesia

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-27 00:13:34 UTC
2015-03-27 08:13:34 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
9.871°S 122.398°E
Depth
97.69 km (60.70 mi)

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 1:12 am

M 4.5 – 217km ENE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-27 00:33:36 UTC
2015-03-27 11:33:36 +11:00 at epicenter
Location
53.782°N 161.671°E
Depth
38.85 km (24.14 mi)

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 1:06 am

M 5.0 – 74km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines

Time
2015-03-26 16:46:47 UTC
2015-03-27 00:46:47 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
5.884°N 126.649°E
Depth
75.35 km (46.82 mi)

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 12:49 am

M 2.8 – 13km ENE of Decatur, Tennessee

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-03-26 03:21:09 UTC
2015-03-25 23:21:09 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
35.563°N 84.659°W
Depth
16.61 km (10.32 mi)

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 12:34 am

M 3.5 – 151km E of Bethel, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-26 21:05:46 UTC
2015-03-26 13:05:46 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
60.558°N 159.016°W
Depth
3.10 km (1.93 mi)

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 12:21 am

M 2.9 – 62km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-26 23:25:42 UTC
2015-03-26 15:25:42 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.578°N 152.870°W
Depth
100.00 km (62.14 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 11:55 pm

M 2.6 – 17km NNE of Carrizales, Puerto Rico

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-26 19:50:32 UTC
2015-03-26 15:50:32 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.639°N 66.753°W
Depth
18.00 km (11.18 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 11:52 pm

M 3.6 – 89km SW of Sand Point, Alaska

Time
2015-03-26 15:15:06 UTC
2015-03-26 04:15:06 -11:00 at epicenter
Location
54.684°N 161.309°W
Depth
17.20 km (10.69 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 11:17 pm

M 2.9 – 2km WSW of Las Gabias, Spain

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-03-26 07:41:32 UTC
2015-03-26 08:41:32 +01:00 at epicenter
Location
37.126°N 3.728°W
Depth
0.00 km (0.00 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:54 pm

M 3.1 – 25km WSW of Medford, Oklahoma

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-03-26 22:16:18 UTC
2015-03-26 17:16:18 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.753°N 98.009°W
Depth
7.70 km (4.78 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:51 pm

M 2.6 – 1km SE of Loma Linda, California

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-03-26 22:09:08 UTC
2015-03-26 15:09:08 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
34.041°N 117.253°W
Depth
16.76 km (10.41 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:50 pm

M 2.8 – 11km E of Alva, Oklahoma

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-03-26 04:06:43 UTC
2015-03-25 23:06:43 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.795°N 98.534°W
Depth
6.04 km (3.75 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:37 pm

M 2.5 – 2km WSW of Perry, Oklahoma

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-03-26 02:04:52 UTC
2015-03-25 21:04:52 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.284°N 97.316°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:19 pm

M 3.1 – 29km SSW of Dana Point, California

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-03-26 18:09:36 UTC
2015-03-26 10:09:36 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
33.244°N 117.868°W
Depth
13.61 km (8.46 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:13 pm

M 2.7 – 76km N of San Juan, Puerto Rico

Time
2015-03-26 13:59:26 UTC
2015-03-26 09:59:26 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.156°N 66.078°W
Depth
40.00 km (24.85 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:02 pm

M 2.8 – 15km S of Conway Springs, Kansas

Time
2015-03-26 13:44:03 UTC
2015-03-26 08:44:03 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
37.251°N 97.622°W
Depth
5.58 km (3.47 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 9:46 pm

M 2.6 – 13km NNW of Medford, Oklahoma

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-03-26 18:30:06 UTC
2015-03-26 13:30:06 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.912°N 97.806°W
Depth
3.03 km (1.88 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 9:43 pm

M 3.6 – 34km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-26 20:56:28 UTC
2015-03-26 12:56:28 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
60.179°N 152.829°W
Depth
108.50 km (67.42 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 9:34 pm

M 2.6 – 19km N of Perry, Oklahoma

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-26 18:54:35 UTC
2015-03-26 13:54:35 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.466°N 97.321°W
Depth
6.38 km (3.96 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 9:12 pm

M 4.6 – 144km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-26 19:13:29 UTC
2015-03-27 03:13:29 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
1.901°N 126.401°E
Depth
56.54 km (35.13 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 8:53 pm

M 3.3 – 80km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska

Time
2015-03-26 12:40:43 UTC
2015-03-26 04:40:43 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.850°N 153.415°W
Depth
127.60 km (79.29 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 8:43 pm

M 2.6 – 9km E of Edmond, Oklahoma

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-26 18:03:44 UTC
2015-03-26 13:03:44 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
35.647°N 97.370°W
Depth
6.40 km (3.98 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 8:34 pm

M 4.3 – 43km SE of Ishinomaki, Japan

DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-26 17:28:27 UTC
2015-03-27 02:28:27 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
38.121°N 141.618°E
Depth
53.74 km (33.39 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 8:23 pm

M 3.2 – 58km SE of Akutan, Alaska

Time
2015-03-26 08:21:58 UTC
2015-03-26 00:21:58 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
53.785°N 165.111°W
Depth
74.80 km (46.48 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 7:16 pm

M 4.4 – 80km SW of Ovalle, Chile

DYFI? – II

Time
2015-03-26 17:45:07 UTC
2015-03-26 14:45:07 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
31.006°S 71.901°W
Depth
22.78 km (14.15 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 5:56 pm

M 2.6 – 24km WNW of Rincon, Puerto Rico

Time
2015-03-26 07:45:19 UTC
2015-03-26 03:45:19 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.395°N 67.473°W
Depth
18.00 km (11.18 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 3:47 pm

M 4.0 – 69km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska

Time
2015-03-26 03:47:03 UTC
2015-03-25 19:47:03 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
62.862°N 150.792°W
Depth
95.00 km (59.03 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 2:53 pm

M 3.1 – 111km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska

Time
2015-03-26 05:36:53 UTC
2015-03-25 21:36:53 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.011°N 153.086°W
Depth
63.30 km (39.33 mi)

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 1:39 pm

Earthquake – Google News

Is Boston Vulnerable to a Major Earthquake? – Discovery News


Discovery News

Is Boston Vulnerable to a Major Earthquake?
Discovery News
When you think of cities that need extensive preparations for earthquakes, places such Los Angeles and San Francisco come to mind. But Boston? While the stately Massachusetts metropolis isn't close to an earthquake fault, scientists say it still faces

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 7:41 pm

The Surprising Way Japan’s 2011 Earthquake Is Still Changing the Climate – Gizmodo


Gizmodo

The Surprising Way Japan's 2011 Earthquake Is Still Changing the Climate
Gizmodo
The 9.0 Tohoku earthquake damaged thousands of buildings when it ripped through Japan four years ago. Much of that debris is gone now, but the broken buildings had an invisible effect, too: The earthquake released thousands of tons of ozone-destroying …

and more »

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 7:36 pm

Oklahoma Corporation Commission responds to earthquake concerns – Norman Transcript


Norman Transcript

Oklahoma Corporation Commission responds to earthquake concerns
Norman Transcript
This map shows new "Areas of Interest" defined by seismic swarms. There is broad agreement among seismologists that disposal below the Arbuckle poses a potential risk of causing earthquakes, as it puts the well in communication with the solid “basement
Oklahoma adds more counties to earthquake listHouston Chronicle
Oklahoma Regulators Expand Well Scrutiny In Response To Earthquake SwarmsTimes Record
State adds new earthquake zones, requirements for well operatorsTulsa World
NewsOK.com
all 22 news articles »

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 5:08 pm

Weak earthquake shakes East Tenn. late Wednesday night – WBIR-TV


WBIR-TV

Weak earthquake shakes East Tenn. late Wednesday night
WBIR-TV
The largest earthquake in Tennessee history occurred on Aug. 17, 1865 near Memphis, Tenn., measuring at 5.0 on the Richter scale. The earthquake was so strong, it shook chimneys from roofs in Memphis, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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Posted on 26 March 2015 | 4:09 pm

Predicting earthquakes – The Economist


The Economist

Predicting earthquakes
The Economist
SEISMOLOGISTS tend to greet the idea that some animals know when an earthquake is coming with a sizeable degree of scepticism. Though reports of odd animal behaviour before a quake date back at least as far as ancient Greece, the data are all …
Animals CAN predict earthquakes: Scientists film behavioural changes as Daily Mail
Want an affordable earthquake warning system? Use animals, scientists sayReuters
Study: Animals Can Predict Earthquakes Before They StrikeHeadlines & Global News
mirror.co.uk
all 44 news articles »

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 3:47 pm

Earthquake shakes northwest suburbs, no damage or injuries reported – Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune

Earthquake shakes northwest suburbs, no damage or injuries reported
Chicago Tribune
East Dundee resident Julie Loewe said she was watching television in her room when she heard “a thunderous sound.” “My son ran into my room saying, 'Was that an earthquake?' and I said, 'I think so.' My walls were shaking,” Loewe said. She said she was …
Earthquake: 3.0 quake strikes near Dana PointLos Angeles Times
2.9-magnitude earthquake hits near Lake in the Hills, USGS saysWLS-TV
2.9M Earthquake Shakes Chicago AreaNBC Chicago
Northwest Herald -CLTV -Chicago Sun-Times
all 37 news articles »

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 12:39 pm

That earthquake you felt was DeAndre Jordan dunking so hard on Jason Smith – SB Nation


That earthquake you felt was DeAndre Jordan dunking so hard on Jason Smith
SB Nation
Say a prayer for Jason Smith, everyone:  Tweet Share on Twitter Share Share on Facebook Pin Pinterest + Comments. In This StoryStream. NBA schedule and results: Cavaliers crush Grizzlies, Bulls surge past Raptors. 9:14a 2 comments …

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 12:17 am

M4.9 earthquake strikes near Port Hardy, B.C. – The Weather Network


CTV News

M4.9 earthquake strikes near Port Hardy, B.C.
The Weather Network
Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 4:40 PM – A magnitude-4.9 earthquake struck near Port Hardy, B.C. at 12:22 p.m. local time Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reports. "Expect aftershocks," The USGS writes. "These secondary shockwaves are …
Moderate earthquake hits in ocean off Vancouver IslandCTV News
Earthquake hits off Vancouver Island coastCBC.ca
Magnitude 4.9 earthquake detected off Vancouver Island coastVancity Buzz
ABC News
all 105 news articles »

Posted on 25 March 2015 | 11:27 pm

Wild Animals Can Help ‘Predict" Earthquakes, Scientists Say – NBCNews.com


NBCNews.com

Wild Animals Can Help 'Predict" Earthquakes, Scientists Say
NBCNews.com
It's a thirsty nation. From California to the Pacific Northwest to swaths of Texas and Oklahoma, farmers, ranchers and just about anybody with a lawn or a pool are bracing for what's expected to be another dry year. advertisement. Historically low

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Posted on 24 March 2015 | 6:11 pm

3.5 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Central California – CBS Local


CBS Local

3.5 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Central California
CBS Local
TEHACHAPI, Calif. (CBS SF ) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.5 earthquake has struck in Central California. The quake struck at 9:46 a.m. PST Monday 7 miles northeast of Bear Valley Springs, Calif. at a depth of 6.6 miles. Deeper quakes …
Swarm of earthquakes reported in northwest OklahomaEnid News & Eagle
Early Morning Earthquake Near Perrynews9.com KWTV
Feds to Release New Earthquake Hazard Map for OklahomaInsurance Journal
KSN-TV -News On 6
all 46 news articles »

Posted on 24 March 2015 | 1:24 pm

Earthquake – Yahoo News Search Results

IBC supports BC Government's Earthquake Report

VANCOUVER, March 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) applauds and supports the government of British Columbia's report -The Earthquake Preparedness Consultation Report – released today.  Among other things, the report recommends that the provincial government, along with the federal government, engage with the insurance industry and other key stakeholders to develop a strategy on …

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 12:12 am

APEGBC Welcomes Earthquake Preparedness Report

The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC welcomes the recommendations of the BC Earthquake Preparedness Consultation Report released today. They are an important step in helping …

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:57 pm

Japan's Earthquake: Lessons For Oregon

Over the last 25 years OFG has documented the evolution in scientists understanding of the earthquake threat Oregon faces. Scientists now think there’s a 1 in 3 chance of a magnitude 8 or 9 earthquake striking off our coast within the next 50 years. But what can we do about it? Can we prepare better? OPB is throwing a spotlight on Oregon’s quake preparedness, and as one part of that effort …

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:29 pm

Earthquake: 3.0 quake strikes near Dana Point

A shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Thursday morning 16 miles from Dana Point, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 11:09 a.m. PDT.

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 7:13 pm

Deadly Japan earthquake and tsunami spurred global warming, ozone loss

Buildings destroyed by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake released thousands of tons of climate-warming and ozone-depleting chemicals into the atmosphere, according to a new study.

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 4:49 pm

Deadly Japan quake and tsunami spurred global warming, ozone loss

( American Geophysical Union ) Buildings destroyed by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake released thousands of tons of climate-warming and ozone-depleting chemicals into the atmosphere, according to a new study.

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 3:24 pm

Earthquake shakes northwest suburbs, no damage or injuries reported

An earthquake hit the northwest suburbs near Lake in the Hills on Wednesday evening, authorities said.

Posted on 26 March 2015 | 12:12 am

Earthquake hits off Vancouver Island coast

An earthquake hit about 150 kilometres south of Port Hardy, B.C. just after the lunch hour on Wednesday — but it was far enough out in the ocean that it likely didn't so much as rattle dishes on land. 

Posted on 25 March 2015 | 9:23 pm

Want an affordable earthquake warning system? Use animals, scientists say

By Kieran Guilbert LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Wild animals can predict earthquakes several weeks before they strike, and motion-activated cameras that track their movements could be adopted in quake-prone countries as an affordable early warning system, scientists said on Tuesday. Scientists using a series of cameras in an Amazon region of Peru noticed changes in animal behavior three …

Posted on 24 March 2015 | 4:16 pm

Cost to earthquake-proof L.A.'s crumbling pipe system? $15 billion

In San Francisco, $4.8-billion pipe retrofitting effort is expected to triple water bills. How about in L.A.?

Posted on 20 March 2015 | 9:30 pm