Posts Tagged: USGS

Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Strikes Alaska

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit near Chernabura Island, Alaska at 14:16 UTC on July 17, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 17.1 km (10.6 miles). EMSC is reporting Mw5.9 at a

Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Strikes Alaska

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit near Chernabura Island, Alaska at 14:16 UTC on July 17, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 17.1 km (10.6 miles). EMSC is reporting Mw5.9 at a

Nothing Unusual Here: New Supervolcano Brewing Under Massachusetts, Vermont & New Hampshire

Something unexpected has been gradually making itself known to geologists in the United States. A huge mass of molten rock is creeping upwards beneath the nation’s north eastern states. “The upwelling we detected is like a hot-air balloon, and we

Nothing Unusual Here: New Supervolcano Brewing Under Massachusetts, Vermont & New Hampshire

Something unexpected has been gradually making itself known to geologists in the United States. A huge mass of molten rock is creeping upwards beneath the nation’s north eastern states. “The upwelling we detected is like a hot-air balloon, and we

Is This It?! More Than 150 Tremors Under Vancouver Island In The Last 24 Hours, Cascadia Fault Being HEAVILY Monitored : ‘It’s NOT A Typical Earthquake Signature’

Seismologists monitor to see if pressure will be added to major fault More than 150 tremors have hit Vancouver Island in the last 24 hours, and seismologists are monitoring the situation to see if it turns into an Episodic Tremor

Is This It?! More Than 150 Tremors Under Vancouver Island In The Last 24 Hours, Cascadia Fault Being HEAVILY Monitored : ‘It’s NOT A Typical Earthquake Signature’

Seismologists monitor to see if pressure will be added to major fault More than 150 tremors have hit Vancouver Island in the last 24 hours, and seismologists are monitoring the situation to see if it turns into an Episodic Tremor

New Study Concludes Most Of California Plunged Into The Sea ‘Almost Instantly’ Following Earthquake

According to a new study, large parts of California are likely to fall into the sea “almost instantly” following an imminent earthquake in the coming years.  Researchers say that most of the state is likely to plunge into the Pacific

New Study Concludes Most Of California Plunged Into The Sea ‘Almost Instantly’ Following Earthquake

According to a new study, large parts of California are likely to fall into the sea “almost instantly” following an imminent earthquake in the coming years.  Researchers say that most of the state is likely to plunge into the Pacific

Unusual Activity: Volcanic Gemstones Raining From The Sky In Hawaii- The Question Is- Why Is It Not In The Pumice Rocks As Usual?

Oh, Kilauea. Blue fire, volcanic tornadoes, baby volcanic cone building, and the violent vaporization of the island’s largest lake – what’s next in your box of flamboyant volcanological wizardry? Well, as has been reported in a few tweets, it appears

Unusual Activity: Volcanic Gemstones Raining From The Sky In Hawaii- The Question Is- Why Is It Not In The Pumice Rocks As Usual?

Oh, Kilauea. Blue fire, volcanic tornadoes, baby volcanic cone building, and the violent vaporization of the island’s largest lake – what’s next in your box of flamboyant volcanological wizardry? Well, as has been reported in a few tweets, it appears

Earth Changes: Yellowstone’s Steamboat Geyser Has Had 8 Major Eruptions In The Last 3 Months

The Steamboat Geyser holds the record for the tallest active geyser in the world, so when it starts acting unusually, it becomes news. The Steamboat has always been quite erratic with its eruptions as geysers are known to be. Sometimes

Earth Changes: Yellowstone’s Steamboat Geyser Has Had 8 Major Eruptions In The Last 3 Months

The Steamboat Geyser holds the record for the tallest active geyser in the world, so when it starts acting unusually, it becomes news. The Steamboat has always been quite erratic with its eruptions as geysers are known to be. Sometimes

Tremors In Monterey County California Continue: Is This A Sign Of Things To Come?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V2Ow0Yuv5co Last week a series of 10 mini-earthquakes struck Monterey County in the US state, raising fears a monster tremor could devastate the region. A powerful, 4.6 magnitude quake 13 miles northeast of Gonzales, along the San Andreas Fault, was

Tremors In Monterey County California Continue: Is This A Sign Of Things To Come?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V2Ow0Yuv5co Last week a series of 10 mini-earthquakes struck Monterey County in the US state, raising fears a monster tremor could devastate the region. A powerful, 4.6 magnitude quake 13 miles northeast of Gonzales, along the San Andreas Fault, was