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Missing from President Trump's budget: Funds for California's earthquake early warning system - Los Angeles Times


President Trump's budget would eliminate federal funding for an earthquake early warning system being developed for California and the rest of the West Coast which, if enacted, probably would kill the long-planned effort. The budget proposal for the ...

Fri, 26 May 2017 04:41:56 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Earthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near Malibu - Los Angeles Times


A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Thursday morning 12 miles from Malibu, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 7:19 a.m. at a depth of 9.3 miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was 12 miles from Westlake ...

Thu, 25 May 2017 14:37:23 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Researchers drill deep to understand why the Sumatra earthquake was so severe - Phys.Org


The earthquake, measuring magnitude 9.2, and the subsequent tsunami, devastated coastal communities of the Indian Ocean, killing over 250,000 people. Research into the earthquake was conducted during a scientific ocean drilling expedition to the region ...

Thu, 25 May 2017 18:00:23 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Earthquake Strikes Philippines, Agency Says Major Damage Unlikely - U.S. News & World Report


MANILA (Reuters) - An earthquake was felt in the Philippine capital Manila on Thursday, Reuters witnesses and the country's seismology agency said. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) said a in Tweet to expect aftershocks, ...

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:08:52 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Big Sur landslide highlights earthquake vulnerability of magnificent California coast - temblor


While this is an isolated incident, it also highlights the earthquake vulnerability of the Big Sur coastline. In the event of a large earthquake, it is highly likely that numerous landslides will block Highway 1, which will make getting supplies in and ...and more »

Thu, 25 May 2017 18:01:15 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Major California Earthquake only a matter of time - Ten Eyewitness News


From James Bond, to Superman, or Escape from L.A, Hollywood has used the premise of a catastrophic earthquake, wiping California completely off the map as a plot line for decades. But now it seems the idea is no longer a fit only for fiction, with ...

Fri, 26 May 2017 01:30:54 GMT | MORE DETAILS

The Big One is going to happen, no matter how much you want to deny it, California scientists say - Los Angeles Times


Jones said the way experts like her used to talk about earthquakes wasn't very effective. They tended to focus on the probability of a major earthquake striking in the next 30 years — the length of a typical home mortgage. They also took pains to say ...

Wed, 24 May 2017 15:10:00 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Earthquake hits near McArthur, Ohio - Jackson County Times-Journal


A 3.4 magnitude earthquake is considered minor and is often felt but there are no damages to report. Readers reported to The Jackson County Times-Journal that they felt the small earthquake in parts of Vinton, Athens, Pike, Ross, Hocking, and Jackson ...

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:52:30 GMT | MORE DETAILS

No damages from magnitude 3.4 earthquake in Vinton County - ABC6OnYourSide.com


The epicenter of the quake was two miles south of McArthur. It was felt in Jackson County as well. Vinton County EMA director William Fault said it has been at least 10 years since there has been an earthquake in Vinton County. There have been no ...and more »

Wed, 24 May 2017 23:15:00 GMT | MORE DETAILS

After years of planning, California is likely to roll out its earthquake warning system next year - Los Angeles Times


California will likely roll out a limited public earthquake early warning system sometime next year, researchers building the network say. New earthquake sensing stations are being installed in the ground, software is being improved, and operators are ...and more »

Mon, 22 May 2017 12:01:33 GMT | MORE DETAILS

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