Two moderate earthquakes in Northern California 100 miles from another in less than 15 hours unnerved the San Francisco Bay Area just days before the 30th anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake. The
A magnitude 4.7 earthquake hit the Hollister area in San Benito County Tuesday, hours after the San Francisco Bay Area was rattled by a 4.5 temblor in the East Bay’s Contra Costa County 100 miles away.
(Reuters) - A small earthquake on Monday night hit operations at two oil refineries in Martinez, California, the companies said on Tuesday. Marathon Petroleum Corp said it was working to return its 161,500-barrel-per-day
A magnitude 4.5 earthquake struck at 10:33 PM local time in Pleasant Hill, California. A magnitude 4.5 earthquake rocked the Bay Area Monday night, the largest temblor to strike the region in five years.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.8 shook Central California Tuesday afternoon. It was felt in parts of the Bay Area. An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.8 shook San Benito County
Are either of these quakes related to the ‘big one’? Nope. Monday’s quake wasn’t on any big faults, and Tuesday’s – on a creeping section of the San Andreas Fault – is just behaving as expected. Have ever