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32 min ago | Portland Tribune
Nearly forgotten research from decades ago is raising questions about how accurately geologists have estimated previous earthquake activity in the region - and whether current predictions of a future devastating earthquake can be trusted.
4 hrs ago | Times of Oman
Muscat: Seismographs at the Sultan Qaboos University earthquake monitoring centre recorded a quake of 5.5 magnitude that hit South Iran Wednesday morning.
9 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
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9 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City
The 3.4 magnitude temblor struck around 11:20 p.m., six miles northeast of Edmond, or about 18 miles northeast of the Oklahoma City metro area, at a depth of about two and a half miles.
13 hrs ago | Business Journal
Harper County began studying the idea of earthquake insurance after residents had felt about a dozen earthquakes so far this year.
17 hrs ago | Times of Oman
Muscat: A magnitude-5.6 tremor struck 48 kilometres off the coast of Kish Island early in the morning on Wednesday.
A Napier engineer who was the Earthquake Commission's ultimate engineering authority after the Christchurch earthquakes will face a disciplinary hearing.
Support from partners, husbands, wives and spouses softened the impacts of depression following the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes, University of Canterbury research has found.
In Science China Earth Sciences, Vol. 57, No. 8. , pp. 1986-1994, doi:10.1007/s11430-013-4814-z The rupture dimensions of earthquake faults are important parameters for characterizing earthquake ruptures and ground motions.
Leading earthquake engineer will tell Congress 'U.S. not prepared for effects of a major earthquake in a large urban area' "Lifelines are at the core of resilience and we do not understand the vulnerability of our lifelines, their interdependencies and the cascading effects of lifeline failures, regionally and nationally, and so we can neither ... (more)
A strong earthquake shook much of eastern Mexico on Tuesday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injury.
A magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit southwest of Juan Rodriguez Clara, in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz on Tuesday at a depth of 95 km, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damages.
According to the most recent federal earthquake map from the U.S. Geologic Survey , roughly half of the United States is at a higher risk of quakes than previously thought.
The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 struck northern Oklahoma on Monday night.
A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit northern Oklahoma late Monday night and the effects could be felt more than 100 miles from the epicenter.
Friday's 5.9 magnitude earthquake centered about 97 miles west of Juneau is one of a handful of quakes to hit recently in Southeast Alaska.
A local community is proving it's stronger than a natural disaster. On Monday, Louisa unveiled a brand-new school after its old building was destroyed in an earthquake.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 07:22 pm
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