• Powerful quake rocks Hawaii

    A powerful 6.2 earthquake struck of the southern point of the island of Hawaii Sunday afternoon.  The quake hit at 11:48 local time (2:48 Pacific Time).

    NBC affiliate KHNL reports strong shaking on the big island with people as far away as Honolulu (Oahu) also reported the quake.

  • Series of Quakes Rattles Remote Area Near Anza

    A series of small earthquakes rattled a remote area of Riverside County near Anza Tuesday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The initial quake, with a magnitude of 3.7, struck at 3:41 p.m. about five miles south of Mountain Center, and roughly 15 miles east-southeast of Hemet, according to the U.S. […]

  • 4.3 quake shakes southern California

    The USGS reports that a 4.3 earthquake shook southern California just before 8:00 Friday evening The quake was centered near Carson, two miles from Los Angeles.  The depth was 7.4 miles. According to the USGS “Did you feel it” app, the quake was felt throughout Los Angeles, and from Santa Barbara to Tijuana.  Some residents […]

  • 3.1 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Northwest of Hemet

    A magnitude 3.1 earthquake with an epicenter near Hemet was recorded Wednesday night, but there were no reports of injuries or damage. The epicenter of the 11:51 p.m. quake was 0.9 miles northwest of Hemet, 2.5 miles southwest of San Jacinto, 2.9 miles west northwest of East Hemet and 5.3 miles west of Valle Vista, […]

  • Magnitude 3.3 Earthquake Strikes Riverside County

    A magnitude 3.3 earthquake centered near Borrego Springs in San Diego County — but near the cities of La Quinta, Coachella and Palm Desert — struck early Monday morning. The temblor struck just before 5:30 a.m., roughly 7.8 miles north- northeast of Borrego Springs, at a depth of about 6.8 miles, according to a computer-generated […]

  • Dr. Lucy Jones Explains the Imperial Valley Quake Swarm

    Another earthquake swarm has been rattling the area southeast Salton Sea  in the Imperial Valley. There have been over 1000 quakes since Saturday. The largest a 5.3 magnitude. Dr. Lucy Jones, seismologist and founder of the Center for Science and Society took time out from visiting her grandchild to help us understand the swarm. Jones […]

  • Earthquake Strikes in Rural Riverside County East of Temecula

    A magnitude 3.4 earthquake with an epicenter in rural Riverside County was recorded Tuesday afternoon. The epicenter of the 2:30 p.m. quake was about 15 miles east of Temecula, and about two miles northwest of the unincorporated community of Aguanga, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The rupture originated nearly 8 miles underground, USGS data […]

  • Earthquake Strikes Northwest of Desert Hot Springs

    A magnitude 3.0 earthquake with an epicenter near the Coachella Valley was recorded Wednesday afternoon. The epicenter of the 3:14 p.m. quake was about nine miles northwest of Desert Hot Springs, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. There were no reports of injuries or damage from the temblor.

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