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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 5.2 – 19km NE of Minas de Marcona, Peru

DYFI? – V

Time
2014-09-01 22:55:22 UTC
2014-09-01 17:55:22 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
15.088°S 74.975°W
Depth
61.53 km (38.23 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 6:16 pm

M 2.9 – 15km W of Talkeetna, Alaska

DYFI? – II

Time
2014-09-02 07:31:20 UTC
2014-09-01 23:31:20 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
62.346°N 150.400°W
Depth
19.70 km (12.24 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 6:07 pm

M 3.0 – 62km NW of Ester, Alaska

DYFI? – II

Time
2014-09-02 06:33:56 UTC
2014-09-01 22:33:56 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
65.181°N 149.091°W
Depth
15.80 km (9.82 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 5:55 pm

M 2.8 – 38km SSE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska

Time
2014-09-02 04:34:29 UTC
2014-09-01 19:34:29 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
51.616°N 178.636°E
Depth
63.30 km (39.33 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 5:16 pm

M 2.6 – 39km NW of Lordsburg, New Mexico

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-02 15:21:02 UTC
2014-09-02 09:21:02 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
32.573°N 109.034°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 4:47 pm

M 4.5 – 110km WNW of Hofn, Iceland

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-02 13:55:04 UTC
2014-09-02 13:55:04 +00:00 at epicenter
Location
64.549°N 17.400°W
Depth
8.17 km (5.08 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 4:28 pm

M 4.8 – 24km E of Karavan, Kyrgyzstan

Time
2014-09-02 07:39:04 UTC
2014-09-02 13:39:04 +06:00 at epicenter
Location
40.288°N 72.472°E
Depth
23.54 km (14.63 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 3:41 pm

M 2.5 – 67km N of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-02 14:12:00 UTC
2014-09-02 06:12:00 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
61.087°N 152.588°W
Depth
31.70 km (19.70 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 2:50 pm

M 2.6 – 31km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-02 13:22:33 UTC
2014-09-02 09:22:33 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.698°N 64.685°W
Depth
30.00 km (18.64 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 1:37 pm

M 2.6 – 5km SSW of Yountville, California

DYFI? – III

Time
2014-09-01 20:15:00 UTC
2014-09-01 13:15:00 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
38.359°N 122.395°W
Depth
7.40 km (4.60 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 1:25 pm

M 4.7 – 56km SSE of Farkhar, Afghanistan

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-02 12:39:14 UTC
2014-09-02 17:09:14 +04:30 at epicenter
Location
36.077°N 69.999°E
Depth
114.55 km (71.18 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 1:04 pm

M 3.3 – 20km WSW of Medford, Oklahoma

Time
2014-09-02 04:58:06 UTC
2014-09-01 23:58:06 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.709°N 97.922°W
Depth
7.35 km (4.57 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 1:00 pm

M 3.1 – 40km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-02 11:35:43 UTC
2014-09-02 07:35:43 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.706°N 64.974°W
Depth
19.00 km (11.81 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 12:32 pm

M 4.5 – 105km WNW of Hofn, Iceland

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-02 11:26:54 UTC
2014-09-02 11:26:54 +00:00 at epicenter
Location
64.717°N 17.123°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 12:31 pm

M 3.1 – 123km NNW of Kodiak Station, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-02 11:18:22 UTC
2014-09-02 03:18:22 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
58.702°N 153.734°W
Depth
88.50 km (54.99 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 12:13 pm

M 4.7 – 142km E of Chichi-shima, Japan

Time
2014-09-02 04:02:56 UTC
2014-09-02 14:02:56 +10:00 at epicenter
Location
27.017°N 143.655°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 12:05 pm

M 2.5 – 51km NW of Ester, Alaska

Time
2014-09-02 03:54:05 UTC
2014-09-01 19:54:05 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
65.158°N 148.810°W
Depth
20.40 km (12.68 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 11:56 am

M 3.2 – 9km SW of Helena, Oklahoma

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-02 08:05:11 UTC
2014-09-02 03:05:11 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.489°N 98.356°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 8:49 am

M 4.4 – 28km SW of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala

Time
2014-09-02 00:41:21 UTC
2014-09-01 18:41:21 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
13.754°N 91.026°W
Depth
50.11 km (31.14 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 8:43 am

M 2.5 – 9km SSW of Holtville, California

Time
2014-09-02 00:26:14 UTC
2014-09-01 17:26:14 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
32.725°N 115.406°W
Depth
10.45 km (6.49 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 8:28 am

M 4.3 – 43km SSW of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala

Time
2014-09-01 22:55:51 UTC
2014-09-01 16:55:51 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
13.569°N 90.998°W
Depth
58.63 km (36.43 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 6:58 am

M 4.6 – Southeast Indian Ridge

Time
2014-09-01 22:12:00 UTC
2014-09-02 05:12:00 +07:00 at epicenter
Location
48.836°S 106.589°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 6:14 am

M 2.8 – 123km SSE of Homer, Alaska

Time
2014-09-01 21:44:29 UTC
2014-09-01 11:44:29 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
58.645°N 150.597°W
Depth
11.70 km (7.27 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 5:47 am

M 3.4 – 55km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-09-01 20:35:55 UTC
2014-09-01 12:35:55 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.989°N 152.746°W
Depth
104.00 km (64.62 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 5:04 am

M 2.9 – 57km ESE of Healy, Alaska

Time
2014-09-01 19:50:11 UTC
2014-09-01 11:50:11 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
63.631°N 147.930°W
Depth
15.90 km (9.88 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 4:03 am

M 5.1 – 179km NE of Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island

Time
2014-09-01 18:58:34 UTC
2014-09-02 01:58:34 +07:00 at epicenter
Location
9.383°S 106.937°E
Depth
32.99 km (20.50 mi)

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 3:01 am

Earthquake – Google News

What Were Those Flashing Lights That Came With California’s Recent … – TheBlaze.com


TheBlaze.com

What Were Those Flashing Lights That Came With California's Recent
TheBlaze.com
Just as California's recent earthquake struck, some security cameras were running and captured strange lights going off, which some billed as “mysterious.” But, as it would turn out, this is actually a natural occurrence that has been reported along

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 5:49 pm

Earthquake leaves Napa wine industry quietly tallying the damage – Los Angeles Times


KQED (blog)

Earthquake leaves Napa wine industry quietly tallying the damage
Los Angeles Times
The earthquake's shaking had pushed the building's upper stories four feet to the west, creating a precarious-looking structure Trefethen described as Salvador Dali-esque. Now, a small piece of red paper affixed to an outside wall reads, “UNSAFE.”.
Napa's Restaurant and Wine Industry Begins to Recover After EarthquakeEater National
3.2 earthquake shakes Napa area early SundaySacramento Bee
Is Earthquake Insurance Worth the Cost?KQED (blog)
Phys.Org -International Business Times -WGN-TV
all 337 news articles »

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 2:07 pm

USGS scientist works on earthquake early warning and monitoring systems – Washington Post


USGS scientist works on earthquake early warning and monitoring systems
Washington Post
Soon after her family moved to California, Elizabeth Cochran experienced the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake. Even though she was only in middle school, Cochran was struck by the power and potential devastation of the seismic event that killed 63 people …
Earthquake hits outside Tiptonville in Lake CountyJackson Sun
3.1 earthquake shakes part of the HeartlandKFVS
3.3-magnitude earthquake shakes Bootheel regionMagnoliareporter
Tunica Times
all 6 news articles »

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 12:24 pm

Minor earthquake hits Lebanon – The Daily Star


The Daily Star

Minor earthquake hits Lebanon
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: A mild earthquake was felt in Lebanon overnight, particularly in the north and east of the country, with no reported damage. According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center, a 4.1 magnitude quake shook Lebanon at 11:50 p.m. …

and more »

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 7:52 am

Shaken and stirred in California’s recent earthquake – High Country News


Shaken and stirred in California's recent earthquake
High Country News
At first glance, the 6.0-magnitude earthquake that struck near Napa, California last Sunday seems to have little connection to the state's “other” major unfolding disaster — the drought. But, in fact, the two are closely linked and illustrate
Your clients may still have coverage for earthquake damageInsurance Business America
In the US, California earthquake devastates Adventist schoolAdventist News Network
California quake points to research advancements in retrofitting older buildingsPhys.Org

all 4 news articles »

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 11:33 pm

3.5-magnitude earthquake strikes Monday near Gilroy – San Jose Mercury News


3.5-magnitude earthquake strikes Monday near Gilroy
San Jose Mercury News
A 3.5-magnitude earthquake struck this morning near Gilroy, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The small quake struck at 9:10 a.m. Its epicenter was about 6 miles east-southeast of Gilroy and 9 miles northwest of Hollister. The quake was centered

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 6:30 pm

"The Big Shake Never Came," Gilroy Resident After 3.5M Earthquake – NBC Bay Area


KERO-TV 23

"The Big Shake Never Came," Gilroy Resident After 3.5M Earthquake
NBC Bay Area
A magnitude 3.5 earthquake hit Monday morning about six miles of Gilroy, the US Geological Survey reported, causing a few pictures to tip, but no major damage. Damian Trujillo reports. Monday, Sep 1, 2014 • Updated at 5:35 PM PDT. A magnitude 3.5 …
Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Gilroy, Calif.Los Angeles Times
Minor earthquake hits GilroyLA Daily News
Earthquake hits near Hollister, GilroyMorgan Hill Times

all 16 news articles »

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 5:24 pm

Lessons from Napa: Earthquake warns Utahns of sleeping giant – Deseret News


Deseret News

Lessons from Napa: Earthquake warns Utahns of sleeping giant
Deseret News
"When the earthquake struck, I knew immediately what it was," he said, recalling the violent shaking that hit wine country eight days ago. His wife, December, began to yell. He did the only thing he could think of — he embraced her and told her

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Posted on 1 September 2014 | 2:54 pm

Japanese earthquake could wipe out nation’s toilet paper supply – The Guardian


The Guardian

Japanese earthquake could wipe out nation's toilet paper supply
The Guardian
Hundreds of thousands of Japanese take part in an annual drill every 1 September – the anniversary of the 1923 Kanto earthquake in Tokyo that killed more than 140,000 people. Led by the prime minister, the exercise also involves the military and civilians.
Japan hangs on to goal of earthquake predictionThe Seattle Times
Japan Fears Toilet Paper Shortage In Case Of Earthquake, Urges People To Huffington Post
Japan risks toilet paper shortage in event of earthquakeTelegraph.co.uk
The Inquisitr -Western Daily Press
all 133 news articles »

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 8:28 am

Magnitude-5.1 earthquake hits Alaska near Fairbanks; Magnitude-6.1 quake … – WJLA


WJLA

Magnitude-5.1 earthquake hits Alaska near Fairbanks; Magnitude-6.1 quake
WJLA
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) – The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says a magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit 43 miles northwest of Fairbanks on Saturday night. The center says no reports of damage have been received about the earthquake. It adds that the …
Aftershocks Follow 5.1 Alaska EarthquakeABC News
Aftershocks continue near Fairbanks following magnitude-5.1 earthquakeAnchorage Daily News
Series of earthquakes rattles Interior AlaskaFairbanks Daily News-Miner
KSN-TV
all 141 news articles »

Posted on 31 August 2014 | 3:15 pm

Earthquake – Yahoo News Search Results

Recovery Wire: Napa's Restaurant and Wine Industry Begins to Recover After Earthquake

Kieu Hoang Winery, the morning after the quake. At 3 a.m. Sunday, August 24, most residents of the Napa Valley were awoken by a 6.1-magnitude earthquake, the largest the region has felt in nearly 25 years. According to the…

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 6:12 pm

RMS Estimates Insured Losses from the South Napa, California Earthquake Will Not Exceed $250 Million

RMS, the world’s leading catastrophe risk management firm, estimates that insured losses from the August 24, 2014 South Napa Earthquake will not exceed $250 million. The loss estim

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 5:25 pm

Japan hangs on to goal of earthquake prediction

In the U.S., “prediction” has been a bad word among earthquake scientists. But recent quakes have reopened the debate — including about the value of iffy forecasts.

Posted on 2 September 2014 | 4:18 am

Scientists defend earthquake forecasting

Earthquake probabilities that became familiar to Cantabrians over the past four years have been defended by an international group of scientists.

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 11:37 pm

Earthquake study drifts as scientists seek money

San Andreas Fault study in 2-mile deep borehole languishes as feds shift funds. Early drilling success overshadowed by loss of key instrument package.

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 10:36 pm

Earthquake leaves Napa wine industry quietly tallying the damage

Oak barrels cracked open and a river of red gushed out. Before long, hundreds of thousands of dollars of wine had coated the concrete floor of Napa Barrel Care, a warehouse near downtown where 40 wineries share storage space.

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 9:34 pm

Experts defend operational earthquake forecasting, counter critiques

( Seismological Society of America ) Experts defend operational earthquake forecasting (OEF) in an editorial published in the Seismological Research Letters, arguing the importance of public communication as part of a suite of activities intended to improve public safety and mitigate damage from earthquakes. In a related article, Italian scientists detail the first official OEF system in Italy.

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 9:30 pm

For Sale: A Way To Make Earthquake-Proof Homes From Recycled Tires

Re-Tread Products turns old tires into everything from earthquake-proof homes to extra-flexible dams–and it's for sale.

Posted on 31 August 2014 | 4:11 pm

Drone tours Napa earthquake damage

A quadcopter's close aerial footage of the destruction caused by this week's 6.0 California earthquake in wine country shows the potential of drones in disaster areas.>

Posted on 29 August 2014 | 11:57 pm

5 things to know about earthquake faults

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The 6.0-earthquake that damaged buildings and left scores of people injured in California's wine country was the largest temblor to hit the San Francisco Bay Area since the 6.9-magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake in 1989.

Posted on 28 August 2014 | 5:09 pm