Earthquakes

Earthquakes

Information and resources for Southern California

Saturday, Dec 26, 2015 at 12:14 AM PST

Preliminary 3.8-Magnitude Earthquake Jolts North of Lancaster

Preliminary 3.8-Magnitude Earthquake Jolts North of Lancaster

A 3.8-magnitude earthquake shook north of Lancaster Saturday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Wednesday, Dec 23, 2015 at 10:59 AM PST

2.8-Magnitude Quake Rattles Newport Beach Area

2.8-Magnitude Quake Rattles Newport Beach Area

A magnitude-2.8 earthquake shook the Newport Beach area Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Sunday, Dec 20, 2015 at 07:26 PM PST

Preliminary 3.1-Magnitude Quake Shakes Orange County

Preliminary 3.1-Magnitude Quake Shakes Orange County

A 3.1-magnitude earthquake shook the Newport Beach area Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Friday, Dec 18, 2015 at 06:04 PM PST

3.2-Magnitude Quake Hits Near Moreno Valley

3.2-Magnitude Quake Hits Near Moreno Valley

A 3.2-magnitude earthquake struck just southeast of Moreno Valley on Friday evening, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Friday, Dec 18, 2015 at 01:54 PM PST

Funding Bill OK'd for Earthquake Warning System

Funding Bill OK'd for Earthquake Warning System

Congress approved a funding bill Friday that includes $8.2 million for an early warning system capable of giving a few seconds or more of notice before an earthquake hits in the West Coast, a local congressman...

Saturday, Dec 12, 2015 at 09:58 AM PST

Preliminary 2.4-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Wrightwood Area

Preliminary 2.4-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Wrightwood Area

A preliminary 2.4-magnitude earthquake struck the Wrightwood area Saturday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Friday, Dec 11, 2015 at 10:12 AM PST

Scientists Use 'Shazam' Inspired Tech to Detect Quakes

Scientists Use 'Shazam' Inspired Tech to Detect Quakes

Scientists are now using technology inspired by a popular music app to find earthquakes never-before detected.

Thursday, Dec 10, 2015 at 12:30 AM PST

Preliminary 3.0-Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Big Bear Area

Preliminary 3.0-Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Big Bear Area

A 3.0-magnitude earthquake shook the Big Bear area Thursday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Tuesday, Dec 1, 2015 at 10:25 AM PST

2.5-Magnitude Quake Strikes Near Fontana

2.5-Magnitude Quake Strikes Near Fontana

A 2.5-magnitude earthquake shook the Fontana area Tuesday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015 at 11:09 PM PST

Preliminary 2.5-Magnitude Earthquake in Moreno Valley

Preliminary 2.5-Magnitude Earthquake in Moreno Valley

A 2.5-magnitude earthquake shook the Moreno Valley area Wednesday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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