In The News

The Southern California Earthquake Center, or SCEC, is one of the preeminent hubs of earth science research. For...
As the anniversary of the 1994 Northridge Earthquake approaches, it serves as a reminder of the importance of being...
[Ben-Zion] wants to transform earthquake research by studying how faults change before, during and after a rupture...
Includes articles about Ridgecrest paleoseismic studies, a toolkit for evaluating earthquake forecasts, an summary...
Dear SCEC Community, The passing year will not go down in history as a good one. But as I reflect on 2020 and the...

Recent Earthquakes

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