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MAGNITUDE 6.5 EARTHQUAKE REPORTED OFF COAST OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, USGS SAYS

DEVELOPING –  An earthquake of magnitude 6.5 was reported 102 miles west of Ferndale off Northern California on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey announced. There were no immediate reports of damage. Ferndale is about 120 miles south of the Oregon border. Stay up to Date: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us20007z6r#executive

MAGNITUDE 7.3 EARTHQUAKE STRIKES OFF FUKUSHIMA IN JAPAN, TSUNAMI WARNING

Early reports of a Japan earthquake Preliminary M7.3 of Fukushima Tsunami advisory has been issued (for Fukushima Prefecture … also for Aomori, Iwate , Miyagi, Ibaraki, & Chiba Prefectures) Residents have been urged to leave the Fukushima coast USGS reporting M7.3 67km northeast of Iwaki (on Honshu) Earthquake hit at 6:01 a.m. local time Depth reported

California Fault Lines And The Area Around Yellowstone Are Shaking Like Crazy

Michael Snyder, End Of The American Dream Over the past few days the mainstream media has been fixated on the largest mass shooting in U.S. history, but meanwhile, there has been highly unusual seismic activity along major fault lines in California and near the Yellowstone supervolcano.  Let’s talk about Yellowstone first.  In recent months, the big

Strong earthquake shakes buildings across South Asia

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6 struck South Asia on Sunday, shaking buildings in Pakistan, Afghanistan and India, witnesses and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, and injuring several people in at least one Pakistani city. The USGS said the quake was centered about 40 km (25 miles) west of Ashkasham in remote northeastern

Parks Animals Fleeing From Yellowstone Massive Supervolcano? Major Eruption in 2014?

This map from the U.S. Geological Service shows the range of the volcanic ash that was deposited after the biggest of the Yellowstone National Park eruptions around 2.1 million years ago. “These eruptions left behind huge volcanic depressions called “calderas” and spread volcanic ash over large parts of North America,” it said. “If another large

Jolt: Magnitude-5.1 earthquake shakes Los Angeles

A magnitude-5.1 earthquake was widely felt in the Los Angeles area and surrounding counties Friday evening, but authorities said there were no immediate reports of significant damages or injuries. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake struck at about 9:09 p.m. and was centered near Brea in Orange County — about 20 miles southeast of

Magnitude 5.6 quake hits off coast of Washington state: USGS

A magnitude 5.6 earthquake struck off the coast of the U.S. West Coast state of Washington on Sunday, the United States Geological Survey said. The depth was reported at 6.3 miles and the quake was located 190 miles west of Neah Bay, the USGS said. There was no immediate statement from the U.S. Pacific Tsunami