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Federal tax proposal could raise insurance costs in earthquake country - OCRegister


The U.S. Geological Survey recently released a study identifying a section of the San Andreas Fault along I-5 near the Grapevine as long overdue for a major quake. A major quake near any of California's major population centers could cause tens of ...

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:39:54 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Earthquakes, San Andreas, and the inevitable - Compton Herald


Earthquake faults are the space or dividing line between two converging tectonic plates. The San Andreas Fault is a continentaltransform fault that extends roughly 750 miles through California. It forms the tectonic boundary between the Pacific Plate ...

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 03:20:24 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Earthquake threat keeps rising as scientists learn more about seismic faults - The San Diego Union-Tribune


Beneath the seafloor lie strands of the southern San Andreas fault, a 340-mile system that could rupture all the way to Monterey County. The result would be the “Big One,” an earthquake that experts said would collapse buildings, destroy freeways, warp ...

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 17:50:11 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Earthquake fault maps for Beverly Hills, Santa Monica and other ... - Los Angeles Times


Officials on Thursday released new draft maps showing the locations of earthquake faults in Santa Monica, Beverly Hills and the Westside, raising the prospect ...and more »

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 20:23:27 GMT | MORE DETAILS

What Causes Strike-Slip Fault Earthquakes? New Study Says The ... - Forbes


A recent study has revealed extensive data on how strike-slip faults develop over time and eventually cause earthquakes at the Earth's surface.and more »

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 13:29:04 GMT | MORE DETAILS

AM=7 aftershock is 300 times more likely in the week after a M=7 mainshock in new study - temblor


san-andreas-fault In a new study which will be published tomorrow, the effects of aftershocks in the week following a M=7.0 earthquake are shown to elevate the potential for a second M=7.0 by up to 300 times. This photo shows the San Andreas Fault ...

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:28:49 GMT | MORE DETAILS

What Causes Strike-Slip Fault Earthquakes? New Study Says The 'Lazy Earth' - EDM Digest


In fact, type of faulting is the predominant fault type in western California such as the San Andreas Fault system. The cause of strike-slip fault earthquakes is due to the movement of the two plates against one another and the release of built up ...

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 18:30:10 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Why is India drilling deep into an earthquake hotspot? - BBC News - BBC News


Geologists are drilling one of Asia's deepest boreholes to unlock the mysteries of earthquakes.and more »

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 00:11:34 GMT | MORE DETAILS

California Earthquake Authority advocates for insurance - The Record Gazette


A year later, the legislature created the California Earthquake Authority. There are 2,000 known faults in California, according to the CEA. Nance said at the breakfast that Riverside County is along the San Andreas Fault, which could produce a big ...

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:23:25 GMT | MORE DETAILS

4.1 earthquake rattles Nevada security site near Yucca Mountain ... - Las Vegas Review-Journal


The shallow earthquake struck early Monday in Nye County on the same fault as a swarm of earthquakes that rocked the area in 1999., the U.S. Geological ...and more »

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 18:30:39 GMT | MORE DETAILS

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    Mw 6.6 in NEW ZEALAND
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  • 05. SOLOMON ISLANDS (4.84%)
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