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Monday, Apr 22, 2019 at 02:59 PM PDT

Quake Sways Buildings in Mexico City; Some Evacuations

Quake Sways Buildings in Mexico City; Some Evacuations

A magnitude 5.4 earthquake in southern Mexico caused tall buildings to sway in the Mexican capital Monday, prompting hundreds of office workers to briefly evacuate along a central avenue.

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 04:48 AM PDT
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By Brendan Weber

Devastation in San Francisco Following 1906 Quake, Fire

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Thursday, Apr 11, 2019 at 06:28 AM PDT

Magnitude-3.5 Earthquake Shakes San Bernardino

Magnitude-3.5 Earthquake Shakes San Bernardino

A magnitude-3.5 earthquake rattled San Bernardino early Thursday morning.

Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019 at 10:44 AM PDT

Map Shows Quake Hazard Zones Areas in California

Map Shows Quake Hazard Zones Areas in California

A new map released by the California Department of Conservation shows seismic hazard zones across the state, with new information about hazard zones in the Bay Area.

Wednesday, Apr 3, 2019 at 12:23 PM PDT

Early Morning Magnitude-3.5 Earthquake Shakes Parts of SoCal

Early Morning Magnitude-3.5 Earthquake Shakes Parts of SoCal

A magnitude-3.5 earthquake rattled parts of Southern California, including communities in Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties, early Wednesday morning.

Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019 at 05:23 AM PST

Magnitude-3.3 Earthquake Rattles Norwalk

Magnitude-3.3 Earthquake Rattles Norwalk

A preliminary magnitude 3.3 earthquake rattled Norwalk early Tuesday morning. The quake was registered at 1:55 a.m. and it was felt in areas including Long Beach, Beverly Hills, Artesia, Bellflower, Cerritos and...

Sunday, Feb 10, 2019 at 10:48 AM PST

3.6 Earthquake Rattles Inland Empire

3.6 Earthquake Rattles Inland Empire

A preliminary 3.6 earthquake shook the Inland Empire near Hemet on Sunday morning, according to the US Geological Survey.

Friday, Feb 8, 2019 at 01:10 PM PST
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By Jonathan Lloyd

February 1971: The San Fernando Earthquake Shakes SoCal

On Feb. 9, 1971, the deadly San Fernando Earthquake rattled Southern California...View gallery

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Friday, Feb 1, 2019 at 10:01 AM PST

6.6 Quake Hits Mexico; No Reports of Death or Serious Injury

6.6 Quake Hits Mexico; No Reports of Death or Serious Injury

A strong earthquake jolted southern Mexico on Friday, rattling nerves and swaying tall buildings hundreds of miles away in the capital, but there were no reports of serious damage, injuries or deaths. The U.S....

Wednesday, Jan 30, 2019 at 10:01 AM PST

2.8-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Northridge

2.8-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Northridge

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

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