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Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 23 Apr 2018

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California fault line is ‘tectonic time bomb’ for disastrous earthquake, researchers say

Video Volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis: The 'Ring of Fire' explained The Pacific's "Ring of Fire" is a breeding Read more [...]

Earthquake shakes the desert Sunday afternoon

The area around Palm Springs is due for a massive earthquake. It would destroy homes and split the freeway in three places. But few homeowners have earthquake insurance.

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Third earthquake of the year detected in north Alabama

Alabama had its largest - albeit still small - earthquake of 2018 detected early Saturday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The USGS said a magnitude 2.3 earthquake was detected in northwest Alabama at 6:42 a.m. on Saturday. That's the third earthquake of the year detected in Alabama after 18 small quakes were picked up by instrumentation in 2017. According to the USGS, the quake was centered nine miles east southwest of Red Bay near the Mississippi state line and 31 miles Read more [...]

2.3 earthquake detected near Caruthersville

MLB opening day 2018 is here, featuring the first full slate of opening games in 50 years. March 29 is the earliest season starting date in the league’s history. The previous earliest date was set back in 2003 on March 30, according to 

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3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded West Of Stillwater – – Tulsa, OK

According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, two young girls died after a tragic wreck along a McCurtain County highway on Friday night.

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Whoa! 3.6-magnitude earthquake rattles southeast Michigan

CLOSE Witness an earthquake simulation at the Nevada Seismological Lab. Jason Bean Sam GrossSatellite image of Michigan.A small earthquake rattled windows and nerves Thursday night in metro Detroit. The 3.6-magnitude quake struck at 8:01 p.m. and was centered near Amherstburg, Ontario, Canada, according to the United States Geological Survey. Amherstburg is about 20 miles from downtown Detroit.  "They happen from time to time, right in that magnitude" in the region, said David Gurney, Read more [...]

Betting On Artificial Intelligence To Guide Earthquake Response

First responders in the Marina District disaster zone after an earthquake on October 17, 1989 in San Francisco, Calif. Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images Read more [...]

The Next Big Bay Area Earthquake Could Kill Hundreds, Strand 20000 In Elevators

Ruins in San Francisco, California, United States of America, after the earthquake of April 18, 1906. After an original photograph by photographer Arnold Genthe, 1869-1942. (Photo by: Universal History Archive/UIG via Getty Images) San Francisco was leveled by an earthquake in 1906 and significantly damaged by another in 1989, but the next big temblor could cause even more destruction than the last big one almost 30 years ago. The U.S. Geological Survey has spearheaded Read more [...]

Earthquake strikes near Iranian nuclear plant

TEHRAN, Iran -- An earthquake of at least magnitude 5.5 struck in southern Iran near the country's sole nuclear power plant on Thursday morning, shaking countries across the Persian Gulf. There was no immediate report of damage or injuries.The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake struck at 0634 GMT some 60 miles east of Bushehr. That's home to the Bushehr Nuclear Power, the only operating nuclear power plant in the Islamic Republic.The USGS put the earthquake's magnitude at 5.5 while Iranian state Read more [...]