Latest Baja California earthquake Stories
As many as 30 earthquakes were recorded in California over the past 24 hours, most of which were less than a magnitude in intensity. Despite all the tremors regional seismometers pick up in California and Nevada -- 808 in the past week alone -- most go unnoticed by residents.
What started as a few small temblors that shook up Texas residents on Monday turned into an all-out rumble as three major earthquakes rocked parts of North America and Japan into Tuesday evening.
A powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck southeastern Iran, near the Pakistan border this morning at about 10:45 GMT (3:15 p.m. local time). Iran’s state-operated Press TV cited reports that at least 40 people are feared dead.
A swarm of moderately-sized earthquakes struck Imperial County, north of El Centro, California late Sunday morning and early Sunday afternoon, according to the US Geological Survey.
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