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4.4 Magnitude Earthquake Shook Fontana California Today

A 4.4 magnitude Earthquake shook sourthern California early today. The earthquake struck at 1:35 a.m. at a depth of just over 3 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The epicenter was 3 miles north-northwest of Fontana and 4 miles west-northwest of Rialto, about 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, said USGS seismologist Valerie Thomas. Multiple aftershocks were reported following the...

Earthquake in California at 5.7 Magnitude Felt Across Northern Area

A magnitude 5.7 earthquake hit Northern California and was felt across a large area, according to officials. The earthquake happened around 8:47 p.m. on Thursday night, and its epicenter was 27 miles southwest of Susanville and seven miles west northwest of Greenville, about 150 miles northeast of Sacramento, and zero feet deep, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The California earthquake was...

Oklahoma Earthquake Wakes the State in the Early Morning

Oklahoma was woke up in the wee hours of the morning multiple times because of earthquakes shaking the state. Five earthquakes total shook Oklahoma today, on Tuesday, April 16. USGS geophysicist Jana Pursley says the earthquakes began with a 3.0 magnitude around 1:45 a.m. Tuesday and all were centered northeast of Oklahoma City. A 4.3 magnitude earthquake happened today at 1:56 a.m. with an epicenter...

Chile Earthquake with USGS reporting a 7.1 Magnitude in 2012

Chile 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake USGS
While many media places are reporting the Earthquake at a 7.2 Magnitude the USGS is officially released the Earthquake in Chile at a 7.1 in 2012. The official data from the Earthquake can be found at USGS’s site that details minor and major earthquakes. We have the information as the following: The Earthquake happened at: Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 22:37:06 UTC Depth of Earthquake: 34.8 km (21.6...

Costa Rica Earthquake 5.8 Magnitude

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake in Costa Rica happened around 4:55 a.m. local time or 5:55 a.m. EST. The U.S. Geological Survey reports that the Costa Rica earthquake happened 46 miles South of San Jose, 71 miles NorthWest of Golfito, 74 miles SouthEast of Puntarenas and83 miles SouthWest of Limon. The Costa Rica earthquake was 17 miles deep, but not damage or injuries have been reported at this time. According...