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USGS Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day

M 3.0 – 17km S of Medford, Oklahoma

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 07:06:03 UTC
2014-10-23 02:06:03 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.650°N 97.721°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 7:22 am

M 5.2 – 79km W of Tobelo, Indonesia

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 06:59:20 UTC
2014-10-23 14:59:20 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
1.745°N 127.295°E
Depth
102.01 km (63.39 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 7:17 am

M 4.7 – 112km WNW of Hofn, Iceland

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 06:27:02 UTC
2014-10-23 06:27:02 +00:00 at epicenter
Location
64.579°N 17.414°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 7:08 am

M 2.6 – 69km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico

Time
2014-10-22 22:59:24 UTC
2014-10-22 18:59:24 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.931°N 65.347°W
Depth
32.00 km (19.88 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 7:01 am

M 2.8 – 21km ENE of Mooreland, Oklahoma

Time
2014-10-22 22:31:30 UTC
2014-10-22 17:31:30 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.506°N 98.980°W
Depth
3.05 km (1.90 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 6:33 am

M 3.3 – 17km SE of Anthony, Kansas

DYFI? – V

Time
2014-10-22 23:48:07 UTC
2014-10-22 18:48:07 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
37.036°N 97.894°W
Depth
5.33 km (3.31 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 6:28 am

M 3.5 – 14km ENE of Mooreland, Oklahoma

ShakeMap – IV DYFI? – II

Time
2014-10-22 15:58:22 UTC
2014-10-22 10:58:22 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.503°N 99.060°W
Depth
6.91 km (4.29 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 6:27 am

M 2.7 – 23km WNW of Pawnee, Oklahoma

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 06:06:23 UTC
2014-10-23 01:06:23 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.416°N 97.049°W
Depth
1.47 km (0.91 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 6:23 am

M 4.8 – 218km SE of Lambasa, Fiji

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 05:51:49 UTC
2014-10-22 17:51:49 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
17.515°S 178.913°W
Depth
537.90 km (334.24 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 6:10 am

M 5.3 – Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Time
2014-10-22 21:56:56 UTC
2014-10-22 18:56:56 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
14.925°N 44.922°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 5:59 am

M 2.7 – 60km NW of Ester, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 04:17:18 UTC
2014-10-22 20:17:18 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
65.206°N 148.969°W
Depth
17.40 km (10.81 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 5:12 am

M 3.0 – 37km WSW of North Nenana, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 04:16:58 UTC
2014-10-22 20:16:58 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
64.446°N 149.821°W
Depth
28.30 km (17.58 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 5:12 am

M 4.9 – 38km N of Athmuqam, Pakistan

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 04:05:34 UTC
2014-10-23 09:05:34 +05:00 at epicenter
Location
34.915°N 73.850°E
Depth
25.96 km (16.13 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 5:00 am

M 4.9 – Balleny Islands region

Time
2014-10-22 20:21:08 UTC
2014-10-23 07:21:08 +11:00 at epicenter
Location
63.031°S 170.991°E
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 4:23 am

M 4.3 – 190km S of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea

Time
2014-10-22 20:07:34 UTC
2014-10-23 06:07:34 +10:00 at epicenter
Location
6.078°S 152.291°E
Depth
76.93 km (47.80 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 4:10 am

M 3.0 – 76km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 01:25:30 UTC
2014-10-22 21:25:30 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
19.030°N 65.014°W
Depth
29.00 km (18.02 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:51 am

M 2.8 – 61km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 01:07:49 UTC
2014-10-22 21:07:49 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.867°N 65.110°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:51 am

M 2.5 – 6km SSW of Luther, Oklahoma

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 03:36:13 UTC
2014-10-22 22:36:13 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
35.606°N 97.211°W
Depth
8.72 km (5.42 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:47 am

M 2.6 – 20km S of Solvang, California

DYFI? – II

Time
2014-10-23 00:35:37 UTC
2014-10-22 17:35:37 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
34.409°N 120.167°W
Depth
7.48 km (4.65 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:17 am

M 2.7 – 19km NNW of Crescent, Oklahoma

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 02:58:35 UTC
2014-10-22 21:58:35 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.128°N 97.641°W
Depth
4.47 km (2.78 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:09 am

M 3.5 – 73km W of Gustavus, Alaska

Time
2014-10-22 18:30:04 UTC
2014-10-22 10:30:04 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
58.359°N 136.987°W
Depth
1.00 km (0.62 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:32 am

M 4.9 – 11km W of Hihifo, Tonga

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 02:15:28 UTC
2014-10-22 14:15:28 -12:00 at epicenter
Location
15.951°S 173.860°W
Depth
57.71 km (35.86 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:30 am

M 2.6 – 23km SE of Kettleman City, California

DYFI? – III

Time
2014-10-22 16:08:24 UTC
2014-10-22 09:08:24 -07:00 at epicenter
Location
35.852°N 119.791°W
Depth
2.54 km (1.58 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:28 am

M 2.5 – 21km W of Volcano, Hawaii

Time
2014-10-22 18:08:15 UTC
2014-10-22 08:08:15 -10:00 at epicenter
Location
19.400°N 155.437°W
Depth
7.20 km (4.47 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 2:10 am

M 3.0 – 39km W of Anchor Point, Alaska

Time
2014-10-22 16:53:12 UTC
2014-10-22 08:53:12 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.740°N 152.535°W
Depth
84.00 km (52.20 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 12:55 am

M 4.8 – 96km W of Vinchina, Argentina

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-23 00:21:24 UTC
2014-10-22 21:21:24 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
28.740°S 69.199°W
Depth
98.82 km (61.40 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 12:44 am

M 2.5 – 12km ENE of Mooreland, Oklahoma

Time
2014-10-22 16:19:26 UTC
2014-10-22 11:19:26 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.501°N 99.087°W
Depth
7.75 km (4.81 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 12:21 am

M 2.8 – 16km ENE of Mooreland, Oklahoma

Time
2014-10-22 16:04:47 UTC
2014-10-22 11:04:47 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
36.512°N 99.045°W
Depth
5.00 km (3.11 mi)

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 12:07 am

M 4.3 – 10km ENE of Osmaneli, Turkey

DYFI? – II

Time
2014-10-22 17:11:05 UTC
2014-10-22 20:11:05 +03:00 at epicenter
Location
40.405°N 30.119°E
Depth
7.60 km (4.72 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 10:44 pm

M 4.8 – Balleny Islands region

Time
2014-10-22 13:30:16 UTC
2014-10-23 00:30:16 +11:00 at epicenter
Location
63.275°S 170.990°E
Depth
17.38 km (10.80 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:32 pm

M 3.4 – 149km N of Dillingham, Alaska

DYFI? – I

Time
2014-10-22 09:45:27 UTC
2014-10-22 01:45:27 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
60.373°N 158.150°W
Depth
1.00 km (0.62 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:25 pm

M 4.6 – 118km WNW of Hofn, Iceland

Time
2014-10-22 13:21:33 UTC
2014-10-22 13:21:33 +00:00 at epicenter
Location
64.610°N 17.525°W
Depth
8.07 km (5.01 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:24 pm

M 5.0 – 159km NNW of Visokoi Island,

Time
2014-10-22 12:38:21 UTC
2014-10-22 10:38:21 -02:00 at epicenter
Location
55.342°S 28.003°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 8:41 pm

M 4.6 – 119km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia

Time
2014-10-22 12:10:43 UTC
2014-10-22 20:10:43 +08:00 at epicenter
Location
1.409°N 126.493°E
Depth
29.91 km (18.59 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 8:13 pm

M 4.7 – 51km W of Orcopampa, Peru

Time
2014-10-22 11:23:24 UTC
2014-10-22 06:23:24 -05:00 at epicenter
Location
15.250°S 72.816°W
Depth
96.80 km (60.15 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 7:25 pm

M 2.9 – 6km WSW of Fritz Creek, Alaska

Time
2014-10-22 11:02:44 UTC
2014-10-22 03:02:44 -08:00 at epicenter
Location
59.722°N 151.413°W
Depth
59.30 km (36.85 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 7:05 pm

M 5.2 – 28km SW of Adak, Alaska

ShakeMap – IV

Time
2014-10-22 10:16:19 UTC
2014-10-22 01:16:19 -09:00 at epicenter
Location
51.680°N 176.927°W
Depth
50.50 km (31.38 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:18 pm

M 4.8 – 107km WNW of Hofn, Iceland

Time
2014-10-22 09:11:51 UTC
2014-10-22 09:11:51 +00:00 at epicenter
Location
64.581°N 17.301°W
Depth
8.70 km (5.41 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 5:14 pm

M 2.5 – 68km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico

Time
2014-10-22 08:15:48 UTC
2014-10-22 04:15:48 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.920°N 65.276°W
Depth
38.00 km (23.61 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 4:18 pm

M 2.7 – 64km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico

Time
2014-10-22 08:07:24 UTC
2014-10-22 04:07:24 -04:00 at epicenter
Location
18.886°N 65.310°W
Depth
48.00 km (29.83 mi)

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 4:10 pm

Earthquake – Google News

Montana Tech students participate in statewide earthquake drill – NBC Montana


NBC Montana

Montana Tech students participate in statewide earthquake drill
NBC Montana
Wednesday at exactly 10:22 a.m, more than 150,000 Montanans dropped, covered and held on. It was the Great Montana Shake Out, a state-wide drill to protect yourself from earthquakes. It's Montana's first year participating and businesses, families and …
Thousands in Missoula, across state take cover in earthquake drillThe Missoulian
Great American ShakeOut – Earthquake ReadinessKULR-TV
Montana Tech nursing students prepare for earthquakesKBZK Bozeman News
Edmond Sun -Helena Independent Record
all 16 news articles »

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 12:14 am

Tom Powers: After 25 years, World Series earthquake still felt – TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press


TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Tom Powers: After 25 years, World Series earthquake still felt
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Members of the Oakland Athletics stand on the field at Candlestick Park watching fans leave the stadium after a major earthquake struck Northern California just before Game 3 of the World Series between the A's and the San Francisco Giants on Oct. 17, …
Remembering the earthquake World Series, 25 years laterLos Angeles Times
Nature's knuckleball: How a World Series helped prepare the Puget Sound area Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)

all 4 news articles »

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 10:59 pm

Here’s One Way Earthquake-Prone Cities Are Thinking Ahead – CityLab


CityLab

Here's One Way Earthquake-Prone Cities Are Thinking Ahead
CityLab
Large earthquakes and their effects—like tsunamis, floods, and landslides—cause untold damage to cities, while thousands of smaller tremors happen every day. In 2011, mostly because of Japan's devastating Tōhoku earthquake, the world experienced its …

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 10:07 pm

Earthquake drills slated at 10:22 a.m. Wednesday statewide – Montana Standard


Earthquake drills slated at 10:22 a.m. Wednesday statewide
Montana Standard
At 10:22 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 22, more than 87,000 Montanans will simultaneously “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” in what has become one of the world's largest earthquake drills. Joining millions of others across the United States and around the world, …
Montana statewide earthquake drill set for WednesdayKPAX-TV

all 3 news articles »

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 5:49 pm

Earthquake drill set for Wednesday across Montana – KTVQ Billings News


Earthquake drill set for Wednesday across Montana
KTVQ Billings News
HELENA – Thousands of Montanans will be taking part in a statewide earthquake drill on Wednesday, Oct. 22. The Great Montana ShakeOut is held each year at 10:22 a.m. and participants will drop to the floor, find cover beneath a sturdy piece of

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 8:28 am

Big earthquake could severely damage Los Angeles’ economy, experts warn – KABC-TV


Big earthquake could severely damage Los Angeles' economy, experts warn
KABC-TV
"Here in Los Angeles, much of the city was built in the 50s and 60s in a style of construction that performed badly in the 71 earthquake," said Dr. Lucy Jones, a seismologist with the U.S. Geological Survey. "We don't build them now, but we still have

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 11:16 pm

Great Earthquakes Doubled In The Most Recent 10 Year Period – What That … – Science 2.0


Great Earthquakes Doubled In The Most Recent 10 Year Period – What That
Science 2.0
"We previously had very limited information about how ruptures grow into great earthquakes and interact with regions around them," said seismologist Thorne Lay of the University of California at Santa Cruz. "So we are using the recorded data for these

and more »

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 3:13 pm

Strong Earthquake Strikes Ecuador and Colombia – The Weather Channel


The Weather Channel

Strong Earthquake Strikes Ecuador and Colombia
The Weather Channel
A strong earthquake rattled parts of Ecuador and southern Colombia Monday afternoon, sending frightened residents running outdoors. There are no reports of structural damage, but early reports indicate one person may be trapped in a landslide.
Colombia-Ecuador border earthquake sparks concern of possible imminent Colombia Reports
Magnitude-6 Earthquake Rattles Ecuador-Colombia BorderOutlook
Ecuador Earthquake 2014 Today: Terremoto Strikes October 20LALATE

all 61 news articles »

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 1:04 am

earthquake shakes Interior Alaska – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner


KTUU.com

earthquake shakes Interior Alaska
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS – A magnitude 5.0 earthquake rocked Interior Alaska at 4:37 p.m. Monday. The quake struck about 37 miles northwest of Fairbanks, near the town of Minto, at a depth of nine miles. The quake was felt strongly in Fairbanks and North Pole and was …
5.0 earthquake shakes Interior AlaskaAlaska Dispatch
5.18 magnitude earthquake shakes FairbanksKTUU.com

all 7 news articles »

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 12:49 am

Berkeley Earthquake Expert Links Fracking To Quakes On The ‘Tectonic … – CBS Local


CBS Local

Berkeley Earthquake Expert Links Fracking To Quakes On The 'Tectonic
CBS Local
“That earthquake was just north of Santa Cruz. That means it was 60 miles south of San Francisco, Oakland and Berkeley and yet 80 percent of the fatalities were up in San Francisco and Oakland. I don't think there's any question we should expect more …

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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 9:55 pm

Earthquake – Yahoo News Search Results

Hawaiian Islands at 'Mammoth' Tsunami Risk Caused by Mega Earthquake, Debris Study Reveals

Scientists have discovered evidence of a powerful earthquake which originated in Alaska that sent a towering tsunami over Hawaii around 500 years ago, suggesting another deadly wave could hit the island in the future.

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 11:47 am

Big earthquake could severely damage Los Angeles' economy

At least 20,000 buildings in Los Angeles are at risk from the threat of a big earthquake, and so is the city's economy.

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 11:19 pm

Earthquake drill set for Wednesday across Montana

HELENA – Thousands of Montanans will be taking part in a statewide earthquake drill on Wednesday, Oct. 22.

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 7:29 pm

500-Year-Old Traces of Monster Hawaii Tsunami Discovered

A powerful earthquake in Alaska sent towering waves up to 30 feet (9 meters) tall crashing down on Hawaii about 500 years ago, leaving behind fragments of coral, mollusk shells and coarse beach sand in a sinkhole located on the island of Kauai, new research finds. The quake, likely a magnitude 9.0, sent the mighty waves toward Hawaii sometime between 1425 and 1665, the study found. It's possible …

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:59 pm

California Sells $350 Million of Quake Bonds: Muni Deals

The California Earthquake Authority, the largest seismic insurer in the U.S., is selling $350 million in bonds to strengthen its ability to pay claims, after the state’s first death due to a quake in 11 years.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 1:55 pm

Earthquake: 4.1 quake strikes near Rio Dell

A shallow magnitude 4.1 earthquake was reported Sunday morning 20 miles from Rio Dell, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 7:24 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 13.7 miles.

Posted on 19 October 2014 | 2:42 pm

25 Years After Loma Prieta, Earthquake Science Is Transformed

The Oct. 17, 1989, Loma Prieta earthquake was America's first widely-shared natural disaster. The TV crews at San Francisco's Candlestick Park soon turned their cameras on the ravaged city, and frightening images poured in of people trapped in crumpled freeways, burning buildings and toppled storefronts. The magnitude-6.9 Loma Prieta earthquake, centered below the Santa Cruz Mountains, shook …

Posted on 17 October 2014 | 4:45 pm

Worldwide Earthquake Drill Comes 25 Years After Loma Prieta

This year's "Great ShakeOut" is Oct. 16; the Loma Prieta earthquake happened Oct. 17, 1989

Posted on 16 October 2014 | 2:21 pm

Earthquake Forecast: 4 California Faults Are Ready to Rupture

With several faults slicing through the San Francisco Bay Area, forecasting the next deadly earthquake becomes a question of when and where, not if. The quartet includes the Hayward Fault, the Rodgers Creek Fault, the Green Valley Fault and the Calaveras Fault. While all are smaller pieces of California's San Andreas Fault system, which is more than 800 miles (1,300 kilometers) long, the four …

Posted on 13 October 2014 | 9:09 pm

Earthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near Joshua Tree

A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Sunday afternoon 6 miles from Joshua Tree, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:16 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 4.3 miles.

Posted on 12 October 2014 | 8:34 pm