Recent Publications

Call for Models—A Test Case for the Source Inversion Validation: The 2014 ML 5.5 Orkney, South Africa, Earthquake Moyer, P. A., Boettcher, M. S., Ellsworth, W. L., Ogasawara, H., Cichowicz, A., Birch, D., & van Aswegen, G.
The potential uses of operational earthquake forecasting Field, E. H., Jordan, T. H., Jones, L. M., Michael, A. J., & Blanpied, M. L.
Absence of remote earthquake triggering within the Coso and Salton Sea geothermal production fields Zhang, Q., Lin, G., Zhan, Z., Chen, X., Qin, Y., & Wdowinski, S.

In The News

Congratulations to SCEC Director Tom Jordan, who was awarded AGU's William Bowie Medal! Every year, the American...
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Recent Earthquakes

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