Category: earthquakes

Earthquakes USA During Past Year

In case you’re curious about earthquakes in the USA, I’ve captured several maps showing where they have been shaking during the past year till the date of this post. There are well known regions of the United States which are susceptible to earthquakes and hopefully the people living there have …

Earthquake Preparedness At Home

Having lived and worked in the Bay Area of California for nearly 15 years (not there anymore…), I experienced quite a number of earthquakes and learned to live with the threat of earthquakes 24/7. I will never forget ‘the first time’… It wasn’t long after we moved there. It was …

Earthquakes During 2014 In USA

I’ve created a kmz file (Google Earth) of the earthquakes which occurred in the United States during 2014, magnitude 2.0 or greater – interesting to browse, not only for preparedness sake, but for fun… I’ve circled a few particular regions (shown above) where there were clusters of earthquakes (although there’s …

Hundreds Of Idaho Earthquakes Are Shattering Nerves

170 miles due west of the Yellowstone super-volcano lies the small town of Challis, Idaho – the residents of which have been shaken from a sudden swarm of earthquakes. They have a historical reason to be concerned: The Challis-Mackay region experienced extensive damage on October 28, 1983, when the Borah …

Hundreds Of Earthquakes In Alaska Last 7 Days

msb-note: I happened to be browsing Google Earth for recent earthquakes and was shocked at what I saw as I scrolled over towards Alaska… hundreds of earthquakes… all just in the last 7 days! Just last night (Friday) residents on Kodiak Island and the Kenai Peninsula were shaken awake at …

(UPDATE) Imminent Magnitude 9 Earthquake?

Earthquakes trigger more earthquakes. ———- UPDATE: Magnitude 6.3 NOV-8 Earthquake At Cascadia Raises More Concern Scroll down for more… ———- At the Seismology Lab at the University of Washington, there is concern that the 7.7 magnitude earthquake that occurred on the British Columbia coast over the weekend could affect the …