In The News

“The best thing you can do is Drop, Cover, and Hold On,” said Jason Ballmann, spokesman for the Southern California...
Today, the opinion piece "A Critical Data Gap in Earthquake Physics" by SCEC Interim Director and USC Earth...
A byproduct of oil and gas production is a large quantity of toxic wastewater called brine. Well-drillers dispose of...
Numerical simulations have pinpointed the source of acoustic signals emitted by stressed faults in laboratory...
Faults crisscross California, producing deadly earthquakes. But whenever the ground shakes, the first thought...

Recent Earthquakes

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