US Geological Survey Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Rare Earthquake Felt in Daytona Beach, FloridaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Courthouse News Service

    A rare earthquake surprised residents of Daytona Beach, Florida this weekend, most of whom probably didn't know the state is prone to a quake once in a very long while. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the 3.7 magnitude earthquake occurred at about 8 p.m. Saturday night.

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  2. San Benito County rumbled by overnight earthquakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KSBW-TV

    ... on Sunday night and Monday morning. The first quake happened at 10:30 p.m., and was recorded by the US Geological Survey as magnitude-3.3. Its epicenter was south of Hollister. The strongest temblor was magnitude-3.8, which struck at 2:30 a.m., ...

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  3. Some earthquakes on San Andreas fault triggered by gravitational tug of sun and moonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Los Angeles Times

    The San Andreas fault in California. Researchers have found that tidal forces play a role in the timing of small, deep earthquakes along the fault.

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  4. Earthquake Swarm Strikes Hollister AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | NBC Bay Area

    NBC Bay Area's quake map shows all earthquakes recorded near the San Francisco Bay Area over the past 24 hours. Nearly 20 earthquakes have struck parts of San Benito County in the last 12 hours , with the most recent clocking in Monday morning at a magnitude of 3.7 in Hollister, according to the US Geological Survey.

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  5. The Texas Landscape Project book signingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Houston Press

    While engaging in the laborious five-year book project that resulted in The Texas Landscape Project: Nature and People , co-author David Todd marveled at Texas's long history of environmental fisticuffs.

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  6. Japan Suspends Nuclear Power Revival After New EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Daily Caller

    Japan is inspecting one of its last nuclear power plants following a "moderately strong" earthquake Sunday, which could end plans to revive the country's reactors. The earthquake, with a modest intensity of magnitude 5, struck only 27 miles northeast of Tokyo according to the U.S. Geological Survey .

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  7. Swarm of earthquakes shake South Bay near HollisterRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | SFGate

    A magnitude of 3.8 earthquake, centered 16 miles northeast of Hollister, and 19 miles east of Gilroy, shook the South Bay early Monday morning. A magnitude of 3.8 earthquake, centered 16 miles northeast of Hollister, and 19 miles east of Gilroy, shook the South Bay early Monday morning.

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  8. Two bodies found in riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    A Mesa County sheriff's boat approaches river enthusiasts just below the Blue Heron boat ramp while investigating the discovery Sunday morning of the bodies of two men in the Colorado River, one near the Redlands Parkway and one near the Persigo Wastewater Treatment Plant. It is not apparent whether the deaths are related.

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  9. Monarch butterflies may be threatened species by 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Dancing from flower to flower at Tower Hill Botanic Garden, orange butterflies catch the eye and, for a brief moment, the mind suggests they may be monarch butterflies. The frittilary butterflies seen last week were beautiful, but not their better known - now rarely seen - cousins, the monarchs.

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  10. M. King Hubbert and the future of peak oilRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Resource Insights

    Almost synonymous with the term "peak oil" is M. King Hubbert, perhaps the foremost geophysicist of the 20th century, who first theorized about the eventual decline of oil production in the 1930s. His life has now been chronicled by science writer Mason Inman in a new biography entitled The Oracle of Oil .

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  11. Small quake hits coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Castanet.net

    According to the US Geological Survey, the small quake hit around 5:40 p.m. Saturday, about 28 kilometres northeast of Coquitlam.

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  12. 3.7-magnitude earthquake hits off the coast of Daytona Beach ShoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    A 3.7-magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of Daytona Beach Shores Saturday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. A 3.7-magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of Daytona Beach Shores Saturday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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  13. US Geological Survey put the epicentre of the quake 44km northeast of TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Times of Oman

    Earthquakes are common in Japan, one of the world's most seismically active areas, which accounts for a fifth of the world's earthquakes of magnitude 6 or larger. Photo - Bloomberg News Earthquakes are common in Japan, one of the world's most seismically active areas, which accounts for a fifth of the world's earthquakes of magnitude 6 or larger.

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  14. Nation-Now 20 mins ago 6:33 a.m.Rare 3.7 magnitude earthquake off Florida coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    The epicenter of the earthquake was located just over 100 miles east of Palm Coast and occurred just after 4 p.m. Scientists say Florida has felt the effects of only around two dozen seismic events. According to the USGS, one of the last earthquakes to cause damage happened back in 1879.

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  15. 5.0 Magnitude Quake Shakes TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Outlook

    A 5.0 magnitude earthquake shook Tokyo and large ares of eastern Japan today, the US Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. The quake hit at 1:24 pm with its epicentre at a relatively shallow depth of 40 kilometres in Ibaraki, northeast of the capital, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.

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  16. Tokyo struck by a 5.0 magnitude quake, eastern Japan affectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Big News Network.com

    TOKYO, Japan - Japan's capital Tokyo was struck by a 5.0 magnitude earthquake on Sunday with the U.S. Geological Survey noting that the epicenter of the quake was 25 miles underground in Ibaraki prefecture. While the Japan Meteorological Agency has ruled out the risk of tsunami, it noted that the moderately strong quake occurred at a relatively shallow depth of 40 kilometres in Ibaraki which is located in the capital's northeast region.

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  17. Oklahoma earthquake shakes up KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | NBC Action News

    Heat Advisory issued July 17 at 3:34AM CDT expiring July 17 at 8:00PM CDT in effect for: Anderson, Douglas, Franklin, Jackson, Jefferson, Osage, Shawnee Heat Advisory issued July 17 at 3:12AM CDT expiring July 17 at 8:00PM CDT in effect for: Atchison, Johnson, Leavenworth, Linn, Miami, Wyandotte Heat Advisory issued July 17 at 3:12AM CDT expiring July 17 at 8:00PM CDT in effect for: Bates, Cass, Clay, Cooper, Henry, Jackson, Johnson, Lafayette, Pettis, Platte, Saline Heat Advisory issued July 17 at 3:06AM CDT expiring July 17 at 8:00PM CDT in effect for: Barton, Benton, Cedar, Hickory, Morgan, Saint Clair, Vernon Heat Advisory issued July 17 at 3:06AM CDT expiring July 17 at 8:00PM CDT in effect for: Bourbon, Crawford Flood Warning issued July 13 at 8:51AM CDT expiring July 15 at 3:00PM CDT in effect for: Cooper, Saline The quake hit about 13 miles west of Perry, Oklahoma just after ... (more)

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  18. 5.0-magnitude quake hits eastern Japan; Tokyo halts nuclear power stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Channelnewsasia.com

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.0 struck eastern Japan on Sunday , Japan's Meteorological Agency and the US Geological Survey said, rattling buildings in Tokyo. TOKYO: An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.0 struck eastern Japan on Sunday , Japan's Meteorological Agency and the US Geological Survey said, rattling buildings in Tokyo.

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  19. Did you feel the earthquake near Daytona Beach on Saturday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A 3.7 magnitude earthquake rumbled in the Atlantic Ocean about 106 miles east-northeast of Daytona Beach on Saturday at 4 p.m., the U.S. Geological Survey reported on its website. Florida hasn't had many earthquakes, but here's a summary of a few tremblors over the centuries, courtesy of the USGS: Although Florida is not usually considered to be a state subject to earthquakes, several minor shocks have occurred there.

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  20. Earthquake felt in SquamishRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | CKNW News Talk 980

    Both the US Geological Survey and Pacific Northwest Seismic Network are reporting a 3.2 magnitude earthquake at Squamish, near Pitt Lake.

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