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Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 09:24 PM PDT

Small Earthquake Shakes Malibu

Small Earthquake Shakes Malibu

A magnitude-2.6 earthquake shook the Malibu area Sunday night, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 09:20 AM PDT

3.6M Earthquake Reported Near Bakersfield

3.6M Earthquake Reported Near Bakersfield

A small earthquake was reported near Bakersfield California Sunday morning, according to the USGS.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 10:13 AM PDT

Weak Shaking Reported From Quake Near Corona

Weak Shaking Reported From Quake Near Corona

A magnitude-3.1 earthquake produced shaking Wednesday morning in Riverside County just hours after a stronger quake rattled the region.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 02:27 AM PDT

Magnitude 3.9 Earthquake Shakes Riverside County

 Magnitude 3.9 Earthquake Shakes Riverside County

A preliminary 3.9-magnitude earthquake and a 3.0M aftershock hit five miles north of Hemet early Wednesday.

Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 08:04 PM PDT

LA Area Shakes in M3.8 Earthquake

LA Area Shakes in M3.8 Earthquake

A magnitude 3.8 earthquake struck the Los Angeles area early Sunday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Thursday, Apr 30, 2015 at 02:41 PM PDT

Magnitude 3.4 Earthquake Shakes Carson Area

Magnitude 3.4 Earthquake Shakes Carson Area

A small earthquake shook part of the Los Angeles area Thursday morning, the US Geological Survey reported.

Monday, Apr 27, 2015 at 09:12 PM PDT

LA Shares Quake Vulnerabilities With Kathmandu

LA Shares Quake Vulnerabilities With Kathmandu

Though Kathmandu is different from Los Angeles in a multitude of ways,
quake scientists see parallels that offer insight into what SoCal could face during a major quake on the San Andreas fault.

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015 at 10:31 AM PDT

Study: Could Big Earthquakes Come in Flurries?

Study: Could Big Earthquakes Come in Flurries?

What if there's not just one "Big One," but several? A new study has scientists wondering if a big shock along one of California's faults could cause others to violently shake as well.

Tuesday, Apr 21, 2015 at 01:15 AM PDT

Researchers Take Another Look at Ventura Fault

Researchers Take Another Look at Ventura Fault

The earthquake fault that runs through the Southern California coastal city of Ventura can produce strong shaking and dangerous tsunamis, prompting state officials to study whether to revise hazard maps...

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015 at 12:28 AM PDT

Earthquake Hits Near Palm Springs

Earthquake Hits Near Palm Springs

A preliminary magnitude-3.2 earthquake hit just north of the Palm Springs area on Saturday night, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

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