Second earthquake felt across Northern California; 4.7 temblor hits near Hollister

Hero ComplexA magnitude 4.7 earthquake hit the Hollister area in San Benito County Tuesday, hours after the San Francisco Bay Area was rattled by a 4.5 temblor in the East Bay. The lunchtime quake at 12:42 p.m. was felt across the Bay Area and Central Coast, ...

October 15th 2019


Bay Area earthquake is latest warning of high seismic danger in East Bay

Los Angeles TimesThe magnitude 4.5 earthquake rattled Northern California Monday night but caused no major damage. It was the latest reminder that seismic forces put the East Bay at high risk of a major earthquake, including from the dangerous Hayward Fault, which runs ...

October 15th 2019


Magnitude 4.5 earthquake shakes San Francisco Bay area days before Loma Prieta anniversary

USA TODAYA magnitude 4.5 earthquake in the San Francisco Bay Area Monday evening rattled residents, mere days before the 30th anniversary of one of the most dangerous earthquakes in the area's history. The quake occurred at 10:33 p.m., with the epicenter in ...

October 15th 2019


Magnitude 4.5 earthquake rattles California's Bay Area

Fox NewsThe intensity of the earthquake was strong enough that it could overturn unsecured objects such as books and picture frames, and capable of breaking dishes or windows, the Los Angeles Times reports. Weak shaking was also reported in San Francisco, ...

October 15th 2019


4.5-magnitude earthquake hits near San Francisco Bay area

NBCNews.comA 4.5-magnitude earthquake shook the San Francisco Bay Area Monday night, and while some damage is possible, injuries are unlikely, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The temblor struck around 10:30 p.m. about 0.62 miles south-southeast of Pleasant Hill, ...

October 15th 2019


4.5 earthquake shakes Bay Area Monday night

SFGateA 4.5 magnitude earthquake shook the Bay Area late Monday night, the USGS reported. The epicenter of the 10:33 p.m. earthquake was less than a mile from Pleasant Hill in Contra Costa County. The shaking could reportedly be felt as far away as Chico, ...

October 15th 2019


4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Near Pleasant Hill

CBS San FranciscoPLEASANT HILL (CBS SF) — A pair of earthquakes, measuring 2.5 and 4.5 magnitude respectively, struck just south of Pleasant Hill on Monday evening, rocking the East Bay, authorities said. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the 2.5 quake struck at ...

October 15th 2019


4.5 magnitude earthquake shakes Bay Area

KGO-TVSAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KGO) -- A 4.5 magnitude earthquake shook the Bay Area Monday night. USGS originally called it a 4.7 but later downgraded it to 4.5. The USGS says it was centered in Pleasant Hill, Calif. A 2.5 earthquake also hit the same area ...

October 15th 2019


San Francisco Bay Area rattled by 4.5 earthquake

Los Angeles TimesA magnitude 4.5 earthquake was felt widely in the San Francisco Bay Area on Monday evening at 10:33 p.m., with an epicenter in the Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill areas. Moderate shaking was felt in the Pleasant Hill, Walnut Creek and Concord areas of ...

October 15th 2019


Magnitude 3.6 earthquake hits south of San Francisco, felt around the Bay Area

The Mercury NewsA magnitude 3.6 earthquake Saturday morning rattled residents of San Francisco and communities to the south, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The 8:41 a.m. quake's epicenter was just west of Colma, off the San Mateo County coast, south of San ...

October 6th 2019


3.5-magnitude earthquake jolts San Francisco awake Saturday morning

USA TODAYSan Francisco residents got a jolt Saturday — and it wasn't just from their morning coffee. A 3.5-magnitude earthquake shook the Bay Area, jangling nerves but not resulting in reports of damage or injuries. The quake struck at 8:41 a.m. PST, centered 3.7 ...

October 5th 2019


Earthquake in Bay Area Shakes San Francisco

The New York TimesThe Bay Area was jolted Saturday morning when a minor earthquake struck about 10 miles from San Francisco. The earthquake, which had a preliminary magnitude of 3.5, hit at 8:41 a.m. local time. It originated about five miles deep in the earth, and occurred ...

October 5th 2019


Magnitude 3.6 Earthquake Strikes Off San Mateo Coast

CBS San FranciscoCOLMA (CBS SF) — A magnitude 3.6 earthquake struck off the coast just south of San Francisco on Saturday morning, jolting local residents from their beds and breakfast tables. The quake hit at 8:41 a.m. at a depth of 4 miles, west of Colma, according to the ...

October 5th 2019


Magnitude 3.5 earthquake felt across San Francisco Bay Area

Los Angeles TimesA small 3.5 earthquake was reported Saturday morning south of San Francisco and was felt over a wide area of the Bay Area. The earthquake's epicenter was one mile from Daly City, two miles from South San Francisco and three miles from San Bruno.

October 5th 2019


Could California Earthquakes Trigger Volcanic Eruptions? 'No Imminent Threat' Says USGS

NewsweekA series of significant earthquakes and aftershocks in California this weekend have already resulted in significant property damage and disruptions across the region. Located within the reach of those quakes is the Coso Volcanic Field, but government ...

July 6th 2019


3.5 earthquake rattles Bay Area

The Mercury NewsOAKLAND — Many Bay Area residents woke up Thursday morning to a jolt from a magnitude 3.5 earthquake centered about 1.9 miles north of Piedmont, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake, recorded at 6:11 a.m. along the Hayward fault, was ...

January 17th 2019


Second earthquake in two days wakes up Bay Area

Los Angeles TimesIn some respects, the HayWired scenario would be at least 10 times as bad for the Bay Area as the magnitude 6.9 Loma Prieta earthquake, despite the similar magnitude. The 1989 earthquake is blamed for about 60 deaths and produced $10 billion in ...

January 17th 2019


3.4 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes the East Bay

NBC Bay AreaA 3.4 magnitude earthquake struck near Piedmont early Wednesday morning, according to the United States Geological Survey. The temblor, which hit at 4:42 a.m. and was initially classified as a 3.7 magnitude quake, was centered 1.9 miles north of ...

January 16th 2019