Compton Earthquake Rattles the Los Angeles Area

The New York TimesAnd then, early this morning, residents in the Los Angeles area received a real-life reminder of the threat when a magnitude 3.7 earthquake struck Compton, the United States Geological Survey said. There was no significant structural damage reported.

October 18th 2019


Compton Earthquake Rattles the Los Angeles Area

The New York Times (blog)And then, early this morning, residents in the Los Angeles area received a real-life reminder of the threat when a magnitude 3.7 earthquake struck Compton, the United States Geological Survey said. There was no significant structural damage reported.

October 18th 2019


3.7 magnitude earthquake shakes Los Angeles, triggers about a dozen burglar alarms: LAPD

USA TODAYA 3.7 magnitude earthquake was reported in the Los Angeles area around 12:20 a.m. Friday and centered in Compton, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. According to seismologist Lucy Jones, the small quake was near the Newport-Inglewood fault and ...

October 18th 2019


Earthquake: 3.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Compton

CBS Los AngelesCOMPTON (CBSLA) — A preliminary 3.7-magnitude earthquake was reported Thursday at 12:19 a.m. in Compton, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was approximately 15 miles below the surface of the earth. There were no immediate ...

October 18th 2019


Earthquake: 3.7 quake rattles Los Angeles area, centered in Compton

Los Angeles TimesA magnitude 3.7 earthquake rattled parts of the Los Angeles area early Friday. The quake hit at 12:19 a.m. Friday in Compton near the corner of Compton Boulevard and Alameda Street. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the temblor was felt from ...

October 18th 2019


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


Several Earthquakes In South Iceland

Reykjavík GrapevineThree hours later, a magnitude-3.0 earthquake occurred 2 km southeast of Hrómundartindur in South Iceland. Several smaller earthquakes followed. People in Hveragerði reported that they also felt that earthquake, although IMO is clear that the two ...

September 11th 2019


Magnitude 4 Earthquake Jolts Area Near Wildomar, Murrieta; No Reports Of Damage

CBS Los AngelesMURRIETA (CBSLA) – An earthquake with a 4.0 magnitude rattled the Murrieta area Tuesday afternoon. The quake struck about one mile east of Wildomar and four miles northwest of Murrieta, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. There were no reports of ...

September 11th 2019


Preliminary 3.9 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Riverside County

NBC Southern CaliforniaA 3.9-magnitude earthquake shook Riverside County on Tuesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor hit at 1:20 p.m., about 1.2 miles east of the Wildomar area. At least 5 people reported to the USGS that they felt the quake.

September 10th 2019