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Sun, 17 Jan 2021, 04:03
We are receiving unverified early reports of seismic activity in or around San Francisco Bay Area, USA at approximately 04:01 GMT. There are no details yet on the magnitude or depth of this earthquake. We expect more accurate data to emerge in the next few minutes. The location and magnitude mentioned are indicative and temporary until the AllQuakes monitoring service receives more exact scientific data from a national or international seismological agency. Check back here shortly and stay safe. ... read all
Sun, 17 Jan 2021, 03:50
3.2 quake 16 Jan 7:30 pm (GMT -8)
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported a magnitude 3.2 quake in the United States near Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, only 9 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early evening on Saturday 16 January 2021 at 7:30 pm local time at a very shallow depth of 0.3 miles. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... read all
Sun, 17 Jan 2021, 03:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 17 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (10 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Coso (1 quake mag 1.4), Etna (6 quakes between mag 1.1-3.4), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.6-2.8) ... read all
Sun, 17 Jan 2021, 03:34
3.8 quake 16 Jan 7:14 pm (GMT -8)
A magnitude 3.8 earthquake near Porterville, Tulare County, California, USA, was reported only 9 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 0.9 miles beneath the epicenter early evening on Saturday 16 January 2021 at 7:14 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... read all
Sun, 17 Jan 2021, 03:10
4.7 quake 17 Jan 6:20 am (GMT +3:30)
Just 13 minutes ago, a 4.7-magnitude earthquake struck near Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran. The tremor was recorded early morning on Sunday 17 January 2021 at 5:50 am local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface. ... read all
Sun, 17 Jan 2021, 03:09
4.0 quake 16 Jan 6:49 pm (GMT -8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.0 occurred only 8 minutes ago 52 miles east of Porterville, California, United States, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported. ... read all
Sun, 17 Jan 2021, 03:00
4.3 quake 17 Jan 6:08 am (GMT +3:30)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred only 22 minutes ago 68 km northeast of Hashtrūd, Iran, the Iranian Seismological Center (IRSC) reported. ... read all

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