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There is no way to predict an individual earthquake. Earthquakes occur when potential energy stored  along cracks...
A little-known section of the San Jacinto Fault in Southern California could erupt with a damaging earthquake a lot...
Southern California has the highest earthquake risk of any region in the U.S., but exactly how risky and where the...
The GeoHazards Messaging Collaboratory GMC will host a free earthquake and tsunami science and alerts training for...
The September 19, 2017, M 7.1 earthquake in Central Mexico occurred as the result of normal faulting at a depth of...

Recent Earthquakes

Earthquakes can happen at any time! See recent earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 or greater in California and Nevada: