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A California fault capable of producing a magnitude 8 earthquake has started 'creeping.' It's not the only one.

A new study warns that the Garlock fault, which runs through the Mojave Desert in southern California, has been moving for the first time on record. The fault is capable of producing a magnitude 8 earthquake. The researchers attributed this change to the Ridg…

earthquake - Business Insider
6:10am PDT - October 19th, 2019

Scientists: Movement Detected Along California Fault That Could Cause an 8-Magnitude Earthquake

The Garlock fault in California could produce a magnitude 8 earthquake. Scientists have recorded the fault's movement for the first time.

earthquake - Time
3:29pm PDT - October 18th, 2019

California earthquakes just caused a major fault line to move for the first time, a study shows

The Ridgecrest earthquake in July was the strongest to strike southern California in 20 years. The main quake, compounded with more than 100,000 aftershocks, caused a major fault to move for the first time, a study found.

earthquake - Google News
11:51am PDT - October 18th, 2019

A Powerful California Fault Line Is Moving for the First Time on Record - VICE

A Powerful California Fault Line Is Moving for the First Time on Record VICE Major fault 'awaken' by series of Ridgecrest earthquakes ABC 10 News California: July earthquake caused fault to move for first time on record The Guardian The 'Big One' Could Be Com…

earthquake - Vice News
10:30am PDT - October 18th, 2019

California: July earthquake caused fault to move for first time on record

Ruptures in Ridgecrest sequence ended a few miles from the Garlock fault, which is slowly creeping, says study

earthquake - Google News
5:52am PDT - October 18th, 2019

Major Southern California fault line eyed after study shows unprecedented movement

A major southern California fault capable of producing a magnitude 8 temblor started to move for the first time in 500 years following a series of earthquakes in the Mojave Desert over the summer, according to a new study published Thursday in the journal Sci…

earthquake - Fox News
12:37am PDT - October 18th, 2019

Is 'The Big One' coming? A California fault capable of a 8.0 earthquake is moving for the first time, study says

A California fault that could produce a 8.0-magnitude earthquake began sliding following a series of July temblors, according to a new study.

earthquake - USA Today
7:11pm PDT - October 17th, 2019

California's Earthquake Early Warning system rolls out statewide

California's earthquake warning system can send an alert to your phone before the rumbling reaches you.

earthquake - Engadget
5:44pm PDT - October 17th, 2019

California’s earthquake warning app: how it works and what comes next

Seconds before an earthquake hits anywhere in California, people nearby will now get a warning on their smartphones to duck and cover. The first state-wide early warning system in the nation launched today, on the 30th anniversary of the devastating Loma Prie…

earthquake - The Verge
2:16pm PDT - October 17th, 2019

After fire erupts at California energy facility, investigators look for answers

Get breaking national and world news, broadcast video coverage, and exclusive interviews. Find the top news online at ABC news.

earthquake - ABC News
1:57pm PDT - October 16th, 2019

4.7-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Hollister Hours After Bay Area Quake

A magnitude-4.7 earthquake struck a remote area of Central California on Tuesday. But a seismologist said there was no connection to a slightly smaller quake hours earlier in the San Francisco Bay region. The temblor occurred at 12:42 p.m. and was centered …

earthquake - Google News
1:18pm PDT - October 15th, 2019

Bay Area earthquakes are latest warning of high seismic danger in East Bay

What we know about the San Francisco earthquake's epicenter and the many fault lines in the region. Also, a map that shows the places at risk

earthquake - Google News
11:26am PDT - October 15th, 2019

Two Earthquakes Shake San Francisco Bay Area

U.S. Geological Survey warns of aftershocks after 4.5-magnitude quake

earthquake - Google News
7:48am PDT - October 15th, 2019

4.5-magnitude earthquake hits near San Francisco Bay area

A 4.5-magnitude earthquake hit northwest of San Francisco on Monday night, officials said. No injuries were expected and the strength is within seismic norms.

earthquake - NBC News
7:08am PDT - October 15th, 2019

Magnitude 4.5 earthquake shakes San Francisco Bay area days before Loma Prieta anniversary

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake shook the San Francisco Bay Area at 10:33 p.m. Monday, with the epicenter in the Pleasant Hill and Walnut Creek areas

earthquake - Google News
2:50am PDT - October 15th, 2019

4.5-magnitude earthquake hits near San Francisco Bay area

A 4.5-magnitude earthquake hit northwest of San Francisco on Monday night, officials said. No injuries were expected and the strength is within seismic norms.

earthquake - Google News
12:19am PDT - October 15th, 2019

4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Near Pleasant Hill

A pair of earthquakes, measuring 2.5 and 4.5 magnitude respectively,  struck just south of Pleasant Hill on Monday evening, rocking the East Bay, authorities said.

earthquake - Google News
11:25pm PDT - October 14th, 2019

San Francisco Bay Area rattled by 4.5 earthquake

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake was felt widely in the San Francisco Bay Area Monday evening at 10:33 p.m., with an epicenter in the Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill area.

earthquake - Google News
11:17pm PDT - October 14th, 2019

Earthquake in Pleasant Hill California

My home was just hit with an Earthquake. The US Geological Service says it was centered one highway stop away

earthquake - Next Big Future
10:46pm PDT - October 14th, 2019

Japan's bullet train tracks were flooded in Typhoon Hagibis

Japan's nationwide high-speed train system, known as the Shinkansen, felt the brunt of the deadly cyclone Typhoon Hagibis after flooding, relentless rain, and mudslides. The railways run by the Japan Railway Company were battered by torrential downpours, as t…

earthquake - Mashable
6:34pm PDT - October 14th, 2019

After Typhoon, Dramatic Rescues of Residents Trapped by Floods

Japan, which prides itself on its robust infrastructure and disaster preparedness, was humbled by the hard hit that hurt even major metropolitan areas.

earthquake - The New York Times
10:03am PDT - October 13th, 2019

Japan Fights Floods in Wake of Typhoon Hagibis

At least 10 people were killed in the super typhoon, the largest storm to strike Japan in decades.

earthquake - The New York Times
8:56pm PDT - October 12th, 2019

Fierce typhoon hits northern Japan after paralysing Tokyo - The Globe and Mail

Fierce typhoon hits northern Japan after paralysing Tokyo The Globe and Mail Heavy rain, winds lash Tokyo as powerful typhoon approaches CBC.ca Tokyo braces for worst typhoon in 6 decades Global News Typhoon causes Canada-Namibia to be cancelled at Rugby Worl…

earthquake - The Globe And Mail
1:55pm PDT - October 12th, 2019

Alicia Vikander is haunting in Netflix's 'Earthquake Bird' trailer

Based on the novel of the same name by Susanna Jones, The Earthquake Bird tells the story of a cryptic love triangle set in Tokyo in the 1980s. Lucy Fly (Alicia Vikander) is an expat living abroad, where she befriends Lily, another foreigner. Both women have …

earthquake - Mashable
6:45am PDT - October 9th, 2019

Magnitude 3.6 Earthquake Awakens Bay Area Californians

The earthquake hit at 8:41 a.m. PCT. There have been no reported injuries.

earthquake - Time
10:16am PDT - October 5th, 2019

RT @seismo_steve: Confirmed magnitude 2.1 earthquake last night induced by shale gas hydraulic fracturing nr Blackpool in northern England.…

HT4Ecosocialism #GTTO (@ht4ecosocialism)
11:24am PDT - August 26th, 2019

kill the pussy, get her wet, earthquake, whoa

CULDESAKO (@culdesac0)
11:24am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Chris4BNC: Hundreds have turned out this afternoon at the fracking site to protest after the 2.9 earthquake this morning #FrackFreeLanc

Mariam O'Gorman (@mariaminpeace)
11:24am PDT - August 26th, 2019

5.3 magnitude earthquake hits near Guapi, Colombia 5.3 magnitude earthquake hits near Buala, Solomon Islands 5.1 magnitude earthquake hits near Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia 5.0 magnitude earthquake hits the Central... https://t.co/nHPkxranm8

Watching Eye (@watchingeye)
11:23am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @IranHrm: Sarpol Zahab, W #Iran Nearly 2 years after the Nov 2017 earthquake people are still living in harsh conditions. Authorities co…

Mitra Motamed (@MitraMotamed)
11:23am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @KSherwoodOPS: No, no.... No. The reason I always have a glass of alcohol near me is that its the easiest way to detect if an earthquak…

Ozi (@RevivedOziach)
11:23am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @N8turetoNurture: No damage to property!! Look what these bloody earth tremors have done to my mums house. #marton #Blackpool #cuadril

Carol's Canine Crew (@carolswalks)
11:23am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @BBCNews: Earthquake with magnitude of 2.9 recorded near UK's only active shale gas site in Lancashire https://t.co/IXEIesB31O

Lois (@kentlois5)
11:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @MetroUK: BREAKING: Blackpool hit by yet another earthquake in just a few days https://t.co/3o7sqJ5m6L

clo (@imchloeperry)
11:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @harrison_gwen: I've been off Twitter for a while but the 2.9 magnitude earthquake from #fracking at Preston new road brings me back. Bi…

Tahir Bin Hussain (@TahirBinHussai2)
11:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Trickyjabs: Today saw the largest earthquake (2.9 magnitude) recorded near a UK fracking site, even the fracking company admit they exp…

Bertie (@ditmasmedia)
11:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Inspired_C: #earthquake huge tremor this morning 8.30am in Lytham and surrounding areas....very loud rumbling and whole house shook, pi…

Sparkle60 (@60Sparkle)
11:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @siobhan_far: 2.9 magnitude #earthquake hits #Blackpool this morning due to fracking. Almost 4 times bigger than the 2.3 magnitude in 20…

woman (@FabFitzy)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @JayDobenskyWx: #BreakingNews Major #Earthquake rocks #LosAngeles RIGHTNOW!!!! MAJOR SWAYING OF THE BUILDING, RAN OUT WITH @witherikamar

Eco-I (@MyEco_I)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @dutchsinse: Meanwhile... HERE ARE THE STEP BY STEP INSTRUCTIONS HOW TO FORECAST AN EARTHQUAKE for anyone to test and repeat. Nobody ca…

Leppender (@Leppender)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Trickyjabs: Today saw the largest earthquake (2.9 magnitude) recorded near a UK fracking site, even the fracking company admit they exp…

Choccy (@Choc_Girl_)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Igadevil: @VicPerfecto Fujioka has actually worked as a humanitarian relief volunteer, i.e. after the 1993 earthquake in Hokkaido he we…

Nick Izumi (@NickIzumi)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @jonmosesvocals: Two earthquakes in Blackpool! Mother Earth is not happy #earthquake #Blackpool

たけお (@Take_0344)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Clare_Jennifer: Has this government become SO desensitised - that an #earthquake in the U.K. doesn’t affect them?! If you’re doing som…

David Smith (@davidivor)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

What will happen if a mega earthquake hits California https://t.co/Mc2gM2Ao2x #business #feedly

K Dubb (@TheReal_KDubb)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @CorbynASAP: As just about everyone and their dog calls for fracking to be halted after the latest #earthquake, not even a solitary peep…

Danny Ryder (@DannyRyder)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

WTH? “#UK’s national #earthquake monitoring agency [#BritishGeologicalSurvey] has a secret deal with...#Cuadrilla to release the firm’s operational data only with its permission and to destroy confidential documents at the firm’s request”. https://t.co/mfDhawXTch

klanierca (@klanierca)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

after the earthquake, sean penn brought cheating in the special olympics to the people of haiti.

CAH ebooks (@CAH_ebooks)
10:00am PDT - August 25th, 2019

"Before getting worried watching footage of a catastrophic natural disaster, ask yourself: Was the mudslide ever arrested for possession of marijuana? Couldn't the typhoon have just given Thailand up for adoption? Is that earthquake gay?" https://t.co/m6fso3U43Q

Timothy McSweeney (@mcsweeneys)
10:00am PDT - August 25th, 2019

sustainable ... resilience ...climate change - all words that mean what you want them to mean. When Wellington councillors talk about eg resilience, they don't mean earthquake precautions, but replacing your 100 year old wooden house with some jerry-built tower block. https://t.co/Pq4x0lGuTr

Barbara McKenzie (@BarbaraMcK42)
9:59am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @vegix: The fracking companies love to say there's no proof that hydraulic fracturing of underground shale and rock formations cause ear…

Luanne Goldman (@nurseylu)
9:59am PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @trolldevendraa: This is how earthquake dampeners work on building structures https://t.co/XWeI0v0Hg8

RT @trolldevendraa: This is how earthquake dampeners work on building structures https://t.co/XWeI0v0Hg8

(@AmaricanMogambo)
9:59am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @wickerpplking: @KyleKashuv @mallard_morgan To move someplace where your vote does not matter? To pay high taxes for terrible social ser…

kasia (@balticqueens)
9:59am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @vegix: The fracking companies love to say there's no proof that hydraulic fracturing of underground shale and rock formations cause ear…

jeni Obbard (@jeniObbard)
9:59am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @BDSmovement: Due to Israel’s banning of two U.S. Congresswomen, there’s a been an earthquake in US politics, with many Americans coming…

Lionel Joseph (@WinterStorm19)
9:58am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @BDSmovement: Due to Israel’s banning of two U.S. Congresswomen, there’s a been an earthquake in US politics, with many Americans coming…

Ahmed X (Rutherford) (@AhmedRashardX)
9:58am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TeresaITV: BREAKING: There’s been a 2.1 magnitude #earthquake at Preston New Road at 10pm after #cuadrilla finished #fracking for the d…

fly curran (@flycurran)
9:57am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @gep_james: California Earthquake Footage July 6th 2019 Compilation https://t.co/c4ve2pstSb via @YouTube

@jamm_jamie (@gep_james)
9:57am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @BDSmovement: Due to Israel’s banning of two U.S. Congresswomen, there’s a been an earthquake in US politics, with many Americans coming…

NOI Research Group (@NOIResearch)
9:57am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TeresaITV: BREAKING: There’s been a 2.1 magnitude #earthquake at Preston New Road at 10pm after #cuadrilla finished #fracking for the d…

Peter (@petergw97)
9:57am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TeresaITV: BREAKING: There’s been a 2.1 magnitude #earthquake at Preston New Road at 10pm after #cuadrilla finished #fracking for the d…

(((Bob Allison))) Âû (@sai_dusho_bob)
9:56am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Tiredearth: Second #earthquake stops work at #UK's only fracking site just days after largest tremor recorded. #Tiredearth #cuadrilla

Surabhi Nair (@SurabhiNair909)
9:56am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @RussellScott1: NEW 24/08: a large 2.1ML earthquake caused by @CuadrillaUK ‘hydrofrac’ just registered in Blackpool this evening Multi…

Bob Justice (@bobjustice10)
9:56am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @paul_serran: Earthquake Merkel does a triangle hand sign of the cabal. Omelette Manu does the finger gesture of Isis. Boris is frankly…

Bonnie Callipare (@BCallipare)
9:56am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TheresaMEP: Largest ever tremor recorded at UK’s only fracking site in Blackpool https://t.co/EP5k5KnKQ1

Jan Lennon (@JanLennon11)
9:55am PDT - August 25th, 2019