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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 4.6 – 31km N of Arasji, Aruba

Time
2014-09-22 07:49:12 UTC
2014-09-22 02:49:12 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
12.905°N 70.083°W
Depth
34.01 km (21.13 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 3:51 pm

M 5.4 – 36km SE of Palmerston North, New Zealand

DYFI? – III

Time
2014-09-22 14:41:22 UTC
2014-09-23 02:41:22 +12:00 at epicenter
Location
40.532°S 175.972°E
Depth
34.73 km (21.58 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 3:40 pm

M 2.7 – 7km NE of Sonoma, California

DYFI? – IV

Time
2014-09-21 20:17:53 UTC
2014-09-21 13:17:53 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
38.335°N 122.390°W
Depth
10.18 km (6.33 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 3:38 pm

M 4.6 – 123km S of Akureyri, Iceland

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-22 13:36:03 UTC
2014-09-22 13:36:03 +00:00 at epicenter
Location
64.582°N 17.895°W
Depth
8.97 km (5.57 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 3:22 pm

M 4.7 – 269km SE of Hachijo-jima, Japan

Time
2014-09-22 07:13:38 UTC
2014-09-22 16:13:38 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
31.500°N 141.972°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 3:16 pm

M 2.5 – 86km SSW of Homer, Alaska

Time
2014-09-22 07:08:18 UTC
2014-09-21 21:08:18 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
58.993°N 152.367°W
Depth
87.20 km (54.18 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 3:10 pm

M 3.1 – 65km SE of Lakeview, Oregon

Time
2014-09-22 02:28:52 UTC
2014-09-21 19:28:52 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
41.887°N 119.625°W
Depth
0.00 km (0.00 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 10:31 am

M 3.4 – 138km N of Vieques, Puerto Rico

Time
2014-09-22 02:16:10 UTC
2014-09-21 22:16:10 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.659°N 65.590°W
Depth
43.00 km (26.72 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 10:18 am

M 4.3 – 286km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia

Time
2014-09-22 00:49:23 UTC
2014-09-22 09:49:23 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
7.455°S 128.771°E
Depth
167.11 km (103.84 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 8:51 am

M 2.7 – 97km SE of Old Iliamna, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-22 07:58:15 UTC
2014-09-21 23:58:15 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.040°N 153.913°W
Depth
134.00 km (83.26 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 8:39 am

M 2.8 – 64km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

Time
2014-09-21 21:24:20 UTC
2014-09-21 17:24:20 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.922°N 64.960°W
Depth
45.00 km (27.96 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 5:26 am

M 2.9 – 116km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico

Time
2014-09-21 17:59:15 UTC
2014-09-21 13:59:15 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.386°N 65.387°W
Depth
110.00 km (68.35 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 2:05 am

M 5.2 – 270km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan

Time
2014-09-21 17:32:04 UTC
2014-09-22 02:32:04 +09:00 at epicenter
Location
27.925°N 139.648°E
Depth
491.12 km (305.17 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 1:34 am

M 4.5 – 134km SSW of Sigave, Wallis and Futuna

Time
2014-09-21 16:05:54 UTC
2014-09-21 04:05:54 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
15.456°S 178.553°W
Depth
404.16 km (251.13 mi)

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 12:08 am

Earthquake – Google News

Verizon’s Alaska entry comes as double blow to earthquake-weakened Alaska … – Alaska Dispatch


Alaska Dispatch

Verizon's Alaska entry comes as double blow to earthquake-weakened Alaska
Alaska Dispatch
But in July, an undersea earthquake severed the company's sole fiber optic cable into Juneau, cutting off customers, including many who didn't know they were indirectly served by Alaska Communications. And the damage also appears to have wiped out the …

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Posted on 22 September 2014 | 3:27 am

Earthquake insurance – Napa Valley Register


Earthquake insurance
Napa Valley Register
In 1994, the 6.7 magnitude Northridge earthquake hit southern California and caused $20 billion of damage. Until that time, insurance companies had misjudged the potential losses from earthquakes and as a result either stopped covering earthquakes or …

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 1:54 am

Napa fair provides emotional rebuilding after earthquake – Napa Valley Register


KQED

Napa fair provides emotional rebuilding after earthquake
Napa Valley Register
Residents have swept up broken china, and businesses have straightened and reopened their shop floors, since the Aug. 24 earthquake rocked Napa. But nearly a month after the temblor, a public gathering sought to offer Napans another kind of restoration …
A month after quake, Napa still recoveringSanta Rosa Press Democrat
Finding Faults: Scientists Close in on Napa Quake OriginsKQED (blog)

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Posted on 22 September 2014 | 12:52 am

Napa Valley Community Foundation Has Grants for Earthquake Relief – NBC Bay Area


NBC Bay Area

Napa Valley Community Foundation Has Grants for Earthquake Relief
NBC Bay Area
Individuals and families who are recovering from the South Napa Valley earthquake last month will get help immediate help from $1.2 million in grants from the Napa Valley Community Foundation. The money will go to 20 trusted nonprofits, including the …

Posted on 21 September 2014 | 5:50 pm

Signs in groundwater may help predict earthquakes six months in advance – The Guardian


The Guardian

Signs in groundwater may help predict earthquakes six months in advance
The Guardian
Scientists searching for a way to predict earthquakes have uncovered the most promising lead yet, after uncovering tell-tale chemical spikes in groundwater up to six months before tremors struck. Major earthquakes can kill hundreds of thousands of
Well Water May Contain Earthquake Warning SignsYahoo News
Geochemical signals foretell Icelandic earthquakesScience AAAS
Fluctuation in Groundwater Chemistry could help Predict EarthquakesMaine News Online

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Posted on 21 September 2014 | 5:00 pm

Earthquake: 3.1 quake strikes near Eureka, Calif. – Los Angeles Times


WLTX.com

Earthquake: 3.1 quake strikes near Eureka, Calif.
Los Angeles Times
A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported Saturday afternoon nine miles from Eureka, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:33 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 18 miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was
Small earthquake reported in SweetwaterWBIR-TV
BREAKING ON 6: Earthquake Strikes Aiken CountyWJBF-TV
Minor Earthquake Recorded In TennesseeWTVQ
Local 8 Now -The State -WRDW-TV
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Posted on 20 September 2014 | 8:51 pm

Millions in aid coming to Napa earthquake victims – SFGate (blog)


SFGate (blog)

Millions in aid coming to Napa earthquake victims
SFGate (blog)
Next weekend, there will be a series of fundraisers in Napa for earthquake victims as part of the Napa Valley Rocks! – yeah, really — event. The highlight will be a concert Sunday afternoon by Michael Franti and Spearhead, Afrolicious and Napa's very

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Posted on 20 September 2014 | 12:35 am

USGS: Oil, gas at fault for Colo. earthquake – 9NEWS.com


USGS: Oil, gas at fault for Colo. earthquake
9NEWS.com
DENVER – When a 5.3 magnitude earthquake rattled Southern Colorado three years ago near Trinidad, scientists wondered what could have caused it. This week, they got their answer. The U.S. Geological Survey says humans are to blame.

Posted on 19 September 2014 | 12:38 am

Napa tallies earthquake damage across city – Napa Valley Register


FileHippo News

Napa tallies earthquake damage across city
Napa Valley Register
The physical effects of the Napa earthquake can be captured in the mass of wreckage it produced – and the cash needed to repair damage to homes and offices, according to city officials. Initial estimates of damage the Aug. 24 quake inflicted on
Today's Music Picks: Napa Valley Rocks! to raise money for earthquake reliefSan Jose Mercury News
Where's the app for an earthquake warning?Mankato Free Press
Early Warning Earthquake System DevelopedFileHippo News

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Posted on 17 September 2014 | 8:48 pm

Magnitude-4.0 Earthquake Rattles Washington State – Wall Street Journal


UPI.com

Magnitude-4.0 Earthquake Rattles Washington State
Wall Street Journal
The earthquake was centered near the town of Seabeck in Kitsap County, about 40 miles west of Seattle. The shaking was felt as far away as Everett, Olympia and downtown Seattle. The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake hit around 3 a.m. and had …
4.0 earthquake shakes Puget SoundKIRO Seattle
Magnitude-4.0 earthquake jolts Puget Sound in Washington state; hundreds Fox News
4.0 magnitude earthquake rattles Puget Sound area early WednesdayThe Seattle Times (blog)
San Jose Mercury News -UPI.com
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Posted on 17 September 2014 | 4:02 pm

Earthquake – Yahoo News Search Results

Well water may contain earthquake warning signs

Spikes in sodium and hydrogen in well water warned of mounting strain before two Iceland earthquakes, geologists say

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 3:39 pm

Was 4.0 quake on Seattle Fault? Geologists say it probably was

A recent small earthquake will help scientists better understand the fault that unleashed a powerful quake and tsunami 1,100 years ago in the Seattle area.

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 2:05 am

Earthquake calls flooded 911 Dispatch Center

Minutes after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Napa last month, dispatchers were flooded with calls from residents.

Posted on 20 September 2014 | 8:51 pm

California Governor Signs Bill Earthquake Insurance Information Bill

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed Assembly Bill 2064, a bill aimed at changing the way Californians learn about earthquake insurance for their homes. Under California law, insurers that sell residential property insurance also must offer earthquake coverage to their policyholders. … The article California Governor Signs Bill Earthquake Insurance Information Bill appeared first on Insurance Journal .

Posted on 20 September 2014 | 3:06 pm

Magnitude 5 earthquake hits North Cotabato

DAVAO CITY, Philippines (UPDATED) – A magnitude 5 earthquake struck Kidapawan City in North Cotabato on Saturday, September 20, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said in a bulletin. As of 2:17 pm, Phivolcs recorded at least 17 tremors on Saturday in North Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, …

Posted on 20 September 2014 | 7:00 am

Weird Earth Movement After Japan Earthquake Finally Explained

Japan's terrifying 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake unleashed about 1,000 years of pent-up pressure that was stored between two colliding tectonic plates.

Posted on 18 September 2014 | 3:38 pm

Earthquake Unleashes Avalanche Over Sprawling Glacier (Photo)

An earthquake that rattled remote parts of Alaska and northwestern Canada in July triggered an avalanche that spilled mounds of snow down a steep mountainside. NASA scientists flying over the region captured dramatic photos of the quake-induced landslide just days after the event. A 6.0-magnitude earthquake shook sections of Alaska and Canada's Yukon Territory on July 17. The quake struck Seward …

Posted on 13 September 2014 | 5:22 pm

Hidden Napa Earthquake Faults Found by NASA Radar

The Aug. 24 Napa earthquake woke several small, previously unrecognized Napa Valley faults, according to the first results from a high-flying NASA radar instrument.

Posted on 12 September 2014 | 10:58 am

For $110, this man built an earthquake warning system

A professor at UC Berkeley (in California's earthquake country) has created a prototype device that warns of pending quake-related rumbles and could be installed as easily as a home fire alarm.>

Posted on 8 September 2014 | 6:05 pm

What Caused California's Napa Earthquake?

The earthquake's epicenter was a few miles south of Napa Valley's renowned wineries, and the quake busted barrels and bottles of precious vintages. More than 170 people were injured, and 100 homes are now uninhabitable, the state Office of Emergency Services said Sunday. In the first uncertain minutes, a seismologist at the U.S Geological Survey's Bay Area headquarters pinned the blame on the …

Posted on 25 August 2014 | 8:23 pm