Posts Tagged: pacific plate

San Francisco Rumbles With Earthquake Magnitude 3.5 In East Bay

A magnitude-3.5 earthquake struck near Piedmont Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake struck at 12:50 a.m. roughly two miles east-southeast of Piedmont at a recorded depth of 2.98 miles. Original Article:http://www.sfgate.com/news/bayarea/article/Magnitude-3-5-Earthquake-Strikes-This-Morning-9218995.php

San Francisco Rumbles With Earthquake Magnitude 3.5 In East Bay

A magnitude-3.5 earthquake struck near Piedmont Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake struck at 12:50 a.m. roughly two miles east-southeast of Piedmont at a recorded depth of 2.98 miles. Original Article:http://www.sfgate.com/news/bayarea/article/Magnitude-3-5-Earthquake-Strikes-This-Morning-9218995.php

Another Earthquake Strikes Papua, New Guinea- This Time A VERY Strong 6.8 Magnitude

The earthquake struck just 55 miles outside the town of Rabaul and at a depth of 310 miles. It would have been felt by people 470 miles away and could have cause damage to buildings up to 37 miles away.

Another Earthquake Strikes Papua, New Guinea- This Time A VERY Strong 6.8 Magnitude

The earthquake struck just 55 miles outside the town of Rabaul and at a depth of 310 miles. It would have been felt by people 470 miles away and could have cause damage to buildings up to 37 miles away.

4.2 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Hayfork, California

A shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported Sunday afternoon 14 miles from Hayfork in Northern California, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 2:20 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 21.7 miles. According to the USGS,

4.2 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Hayfork, California

A shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported Sunday afternoon 14 miles from Hayfork in Northern California, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 2:20 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 21.7 miles. According to the USGS,

More Volcanoes Popping Off Around The Ring Of Fire- Are You Listening Yet?

The latest to date: Nevados de Chillan, Mt. Dukono, Mt. Reventador and Mt. Sinabung Explosion of Nevados de Chillan, Chile on August 8, 2016 The volcano threw a column of ash and gas to a height of 5000 meters. The

More Volcanoes Popping Off Around The Ring Of Fire- Are You Listening Yet?

The latest to date: Nevados de Chillan, Mt. Dukono, Mt. Reventador and Mt. Sinabung Explosion of Nevados de Chillan, Chile on August 8, 2016 The volcano threw a column of ash and gas to a height of 5000 meters. The

Chile Rocked By 5.3 Magnitude Earthquake

A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Ovalle in Chile on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20006hfj. Id of event: us20006hfj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate

Chile Rocked By 5.3 Magnitude Earthquake

A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Ovalle in Chile on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20006hfj. Id of event: us20006hfj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate

Earthquake Swarm In California Continues

An earthquake swarm is continuing to rattle the South Bay near Hollister. More than 18 shakers have hit the area since Sunday night, including one that struck Monday at 2:27 a.m. and had a preliminary magnitude of 3.8 according to the

Earthquake Swarm In California Continues

An earthquake swarm is continuing to rattle the South Bay near Hollister. More than 18 shakers have hit the area since Sunday night, including one that struck Monday at 2:27 a.m. and had a preliminary magnitude of 3.8 according to the

Starving Seabirds Wash Ashore Dead On Pacific Coast

Seabirds have been washing up dead on beaches in Washington and British Columbia this summer. Something is taking a toll on a funny-sounding, peculiar-looking seabird. Julia Parrish studies seabirds at the University of Washington. She says volunteer beach-watchers on the Olympic

Starving Seabirds Wash Ashore Dead On Pacific Coast

Seabirds have been washing up dead on beaches in Washington and British Columbia this summer. Something is taking a toll on a funny-sounding, peculiar-looking seabird. Julia Parrish studies seabirds at the University of Washington. She says volunteer beach-watchers on the Olympic