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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 3.5 – 22km NNE of North Nenana, Alaska

ShakeMap – V DYFI? – V

Time
2017-06-28 12:58:52 UTC
2017-06-28 03:58:52 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
64.757°N 148.888°W
Depth
17.90 km (11.12 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 3:32 pm

M 4.7 – South of the Fiji Islands

Time
2017-06-28 12:12:20 UTC
2017-06-29 00:12:20 +12:00 at epicenter
Location
26.237°S 178.572°E
Depth
652.55 km (405.48 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 12:29 pm

M 5.4 – 101km E of Shikotan, Russia

Time
2017-06-28 12:07:30 UTC
2017-06-28 22:07:30 +10:00 at epicenter
Location
43.716°N 147.974°E
Depth
49.02 km (30.46 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 12:25 pm

M 2.5 – 3km E of Granada Hills, CA

DYFI? – IV

Time
2017-06-28 11:32:43 UTC
2017-06-28 03:32:43 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
34.276°N 118.471°W
Depth
9.47 km (5.88 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 2:19 pm

M 3.9 – 47km E of Atka, Alaska

ShakeMap – III

Time
2017-06-28 10:58:19 UTC
2017-06-28 00:58:19 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
52.180°N 173.513°W
Depth
52.54 km (32.65 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 11:17 am

M 2.7 – 88km NE of Kodiak, Alaska

Time
2017-06-28 05:12:58 UTC
2017-06-27 19:12:58 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
58.395°N 151.437°W
Depth
16.20 km (10.07 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 5:22 am

M 2.7 – 20km SSW of Anchor Point, Alaska

Time
2017-06-28 05:09:09 UTC
2017-06-27 20:09:09 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
59.598°N 151.931°W
Depth
49.30 km (30.63 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 5:17 am

M 3.3 – 29km WNW of Valdez, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2017-06-28 04:46:12 UTC
2017-06-27 19:46:12 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
61.262°N 146.830°W
Depth
16.20 km (10.07 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 11:23 am

M 4.9 – 36km SSE of Jarm, Afghanistan

Time
2017-06-28 03:50:42 UTC
2017-06-28 08:20:42 +04:30 at epicenter
Location
36.549°N 70.940°E
Depth
189.46 km (117.72 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 4:06 am

M 4.6 – 53km NW of Poman, Argentina

Time
2017-06-28 00:44:40 UTC
2017-06-27 21:44:40 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
28.031°S 66.576°W
Depth
151.65 km (94.23 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 1:02 am

M 4.2 – 73km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska

ShakeMap – III

Time
2017-06-27 23:45:27 UTC
2017-06-27 14:45:27 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
53.234°N 166.793°W
Depth
43.19 km (26.84 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 12:13 am

M 3.2 – 66km WNW of Skagway, Alaska

Time
2017-06-27 19:47:14 UTC
2017-06-27 11:47:14 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.729°N 136.366°W
Depth
2.40 km (1.49 mi)

Posted on 27 June 2017 | 7:56 pm

M 2.9 – 20km NW of Truckee, California

DYFI? – IV

Time
2017-06-27 16:17:39 UTC
2017-06-27 08:17:39 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
39.468°N 120.336°W
Depth
-1.46 km (-0.91 mi)

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 3:00 am

Earthquake – Google News

Earthquake: 2.5 quake strikes near Granada Hills – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Earthquake: 2.5 quake strikes near Granada Hills
Los Angeles Times
A shallow magnitude 2.5 earthquake was reported Wednesday morning two miles from Granada Hills, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 4:32 a.m. PDT at a depth of 5.6 miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was two miles …
28 earthquakes strike near Truckee, the largest a 3.9 magnitude tremorSFGate
Yellowstone Supervolcano Earthquake Swarm Reaches 878 Events in Just Two WeeksNewsweek
Truckee earthquake swarm puts spotlight on state's preparedness for larger quakeABC10
U.S. News & World Report –CBS San Francisco Bay Area
all 58 news articles »

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 1:15 pm

Earthquake in Greenland Triggers Fatal Landslide-Induced Tsunami – GlacierHub


GlacierHub

Earthquake in Greenland Triggers Fatal Landslide-Induced Tsunami
GlacierHub
A M=4.1 earthquake which took place on June 17 on Greenland's western coast caused a massive landslide, triggering a tsunami that inundated small settlements on the coast. At this stage, four people are feared to have died, nine others were injured

and more »

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 12:00 pm

Deputy shot, Earthquake swarm, Stockton shooting; KCRA Today Wednesday, June 28, 2017 – KCRA Sacramento


KCRA Sacramento

Deputy shot, Earthquake swarm, Stockton shooting; KCRA Today Wednesday, June 28, 2017
KCRA Sacramento
A deputy was shot in the face Tuesday during an altercation with a suspect at a light rail station. The deputy was taken to the hospital, where he underwent surgery. His condition is unknown. The suspect was arrested three hours later at an Arden area

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 8:54 am

Northwest earthquake risk data might be skewed by distant temblors … – The News Tribune


The News Tribune

Northwest earthquake risk data might be skewed by distant temblors …
The News Tribune
A University of Washington of study showed that an Indian Ocean earthquake caused underwater landslides off the Washington-Oregon coast and that quakes …
Distant earthquakes can cause underwater landslides | UW TodayUW Today

all 2 news articles »

Posted on 27 June 2017 | 6:27 pm

Los Angeles: New ‘Earthquake-Proof’ Skyscraper Opens in Downtown LA Near San Andreas Fault – Newsweek


Newsweek

Los Angeles: New 'Earthquake-Proof' Skyscraper Opens in Downtown LA Near San Andreas Fault
Newsweek
Unlike most American cities, Los Angeles has few tall buildings, with some lonely clusters of metallic skyscrapers in Century City and in a pocket downtown. But after five years of construction, it now has the tallest building west of the Mississippi

and more »

Posted on 27 June 2017 | 4:22 pm

North Olympic Peninsula pilots at work on earthquake aid plan … – Peninsula Daily News


Peninsula Daily News

North Olympic Peninsula pilots at work on earthquake aid plan …
Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — A team of North Olympic Peninsula pilots plan to take to the skies when a catastrophic 9.0 earthquake rocks Western Washington.

and more »

Posted on 27 June 2017 | 10:29 am

Weekend earthquakes along the San Andreas Fault mark tips of great historic quakes – temblor


temblor

Weekend earthquakes along the San Andreas Fault mark tips of great historic quakes
temblor
Over the weekend, there were earthquakes on either end of the San Andreas Fault system, highlighting the tips of two great earthquakes. In Northern California, a M=4.0 quake near the Mendocino Triple Junction marks the terminus of the 1906 M=7.9 …

Posted on 26 June 2017 | 5:54 pm

Scientists Confirm Yellowstone Supervolcano Was Hit By 450 – Forbes – Forbes


Forbes

Scientists Confirm Yellowstone Supervolcano Was Hit By 450 – Forbes
Forbes
Yellowstone supervolcano was recently hit with over 450 earthquakes, prompting scientists to closely monitor the area.
The Earthquake Swarm At Yellowstone Is Going On A Lot Longer …IFLScience

all 5 news articles »

Posted on 26 June 2017 | 2:19 pm

Strong earthquake injures 2, knocks off roof tiles in Japan – ABC News


iAfrica.com

Strong earthquake injures 2, knocks off roof tiles in Japan
ABC News
Fallen rocks block a road after an earthquake in Otaki village, central Japan, Sunday, June 25, 2017. A strong earthquake has shaken residents in a mountainous region of central Japan, injuring at least two people and knocking roof tiles off homes.
5.2-magnitude quake hits central JapaniAfrica.com

all 24 news articles »

Posted on 25 June 2017 | 5:31 am

Revenge of Y2K? A software bug might have caused false alert for big (and very old) earthquake – Los Angeles Times


Washington Post

Revenge of Y2K? A software bug might have caused false alert for big (and very old) earthquake
Los Angeles Times
Well, 17 years later, it appears something like a Y2K bug played a role in a mistaken alert sent out Wednesday about a magnitude 6.8 earthquake off the Santa Barbara coast — back in 1925. The error happened when someone at Caltech tried to correct the …
A massive earthquake was reported in California Wednesday — by mistakeWashington Post
California earthquake alarm sounded – 92 years lateBBC News
Magnitude 6.8 earthquake causes damage in Guatemala, officials sayCNN
HuffPost –Gizmodo
all 166 news articles »

Posted on 22 June 2017 | 6:55 pm

Earthquake – BingNews

Newcrest restarts section of Cadia East mine following earthquake

Newcrest Mining has relaunched a key part of the Cadia East underground mine after the gold miner was cleared by New South Wales authorities to resume operations following a damaging earthquake in April. The Cadia operation, 25km south of Orange, was hit …

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 8:14 am

Light earthquake: M4.3 quake has struck near Suva in Fiji

A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Suva in Fiji on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 508.61 km (316 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us20009n3b. Ids that are associated …

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 7:39 am

Earthquake: 2.5 quake strikes near Granada Hills

A shallow magnitude 2.5 earthquake was reported Wednesday morning two miles from Granada Hills, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 4:32 a.m. PDT at a depth of 5.6 miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was two miles from …

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 7:01 am

What we know about Washington earthquake risk might be wrong

by: By Craig Hill, The News Tribune Updated: Jun 28, 2017 – 6:46 AM Can an earthquake under the Indian Ocean cause an underwater landslide off the coast of Washington? In 2012, a magnitude-8.6 Indian Ocean earthquake caused underwater landslides more than …

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 6:55 am

Earthquake rumbles through Dubrovnik

At exactly five minutes past two this afternoon Dubrovnik shook as an earthquake rumbled through the region. According to information from the Seismological Service of Croatia the epicentre of the earthquake was 15 kilometres southwest of Dubrovnik.

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 6:44 am

Earthquake swarm near Reno, Nevada – California border region

An earthquake swarm is in progress north of Lake Tahoe, California, just west of Reno, Nevada. The sequence started with a shallow M3.7 at 09:02 UTC (02:02 PDT) on June 27, 2017. By 07:21 UTC on June 28, the Nevada Seismological Lab and USGS registered 40 …

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 5:33 am

Truckee earthquake swarm puts spotlight on state’s preparedness for larger quake

“If people felt it, it probably would just been a very slight bump under their feet,” California State Geologist John Parrish said. “Magnitudes three and less are seldom felt unless one is actually right on top of them.” Two earthquakes struck 5.5 miles …

Posted on 27 June 2017 | 9:49 pm

Earthquake reduction efforts yield successful results, state regulators say

Recent efforts to reduce the number of induced earthquakes related to hydraulic fracturing operations have so far been successful, according to officials. State regulators believe they have seen some positive results since initiating a protocol system in …

Posted on 27 June 2017 | 3:45 pm

Yellowstone Supervolcano Earthquake Swarm Reaches 878 Events in Just Two Weeks

But there is virtually no risk of the volcano erupting, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) currently lists the volcano alert level as normal and the aviation color, which lists the potential risk to fights, is at green. The current earthquake swarm …

Posted on 27 June 2017 | 9:55 am

Earthquake in Greenland triggers fatal landslide-induced tsunami

A screen image of video shows houses close to Nuugaatsiag, Greenland, flooded by waves likely caused by an earthquake. Photograph credit: Oline Nielsen/AFP/Getty Images “June 17, 2017” Over the weekend, a M=4.1 earthquake on Greenland’s western coast …

Posted on 26 June 2017 | 10:37 am

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