Recent Publications

Hierarchical interlocked orthogonal faulting in the 2019 Ridgecrest earthquake sequence Ross, Z. E., Idini, B., Jia, Z., Stephenson, O., Zhong, M., Wang, X., Zhan, Z., Simons, M., Fielding, E. J., Yun, S., Hauksson, E., Moore, A. W., Liu, Z., & Jung, J.
Exposing Los Angeles’s Shaky Geologic Underbelly Clayton, R. W., Persaud, P., Denolle, M. A., & Polet, J.

In The News

After every major earthquake, seismologists warn the public that the danger has not yet passed: aftershocks will...
A University of Iowa-led study has found that a series of Southern California earthquakes last summer increased stress...
On Wednesday, the governor’s office announced that a statewide earthquake early warning app was, at long last, ready....
The earthquakes that hammered the Southern California desert near the town of Ridgecrest last summer involved ruptures...
Hundreds of San Francisco elementary school students strengthened their earthquake preparedness skills Wednesday...

Recent Earthquakes

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